Upcoming Events

 

February 7, 2015
7:00 pm
Cost: $15.00 

SWEDISH HERITAGE NIGHT WITH THE ICE HOGS

Cheer on our Swedish Icehogs Players at the February 7th game. All ticket hold-ers are invited to the Meet & Greet pre-event at the Prairie Street Brewhouse on February 4th, 6-8 pm.

To purchase tickets for the game, call Zack Sicotte at 815.847.6385.

 

February 25, 2015
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost: $5.00 includes movie and snacks

MOVIE NIGHT

SHS Cultural Center , 317 S. 3rd Street, Rockford, IL 61104

Babette’s Feast (Babette’s Gaestebud) – Directed by Gabriel Axel and adapted from a story by Isak Dinesen, it is the lovingly layered tale of a French housekeep-er with a mysterious past who brings quiet revolution in the form of one exquisite meal to a circle of starkly pious villagers in late 19th century Denmark.

Contact Cindy Karr at clkarr96@gmail.com

 

March 25, 2015
6:00 pm 8:00 pm
Cost: FREE for New Members $10.00 for everyone else

VÅFFELDAGEN

SHS Cultural Center , 317 S. 3rd Street, Rockford, IL

Waffle Day is celebrated in Sweden each year on this day and we Welcome our New Members for a fun evening of meeting existing members and learning about what we do. Waffles and light supper served.

Please RSVP by March 20th to Cindy Karr at clkarr96@gmail.com

 

April 24, 2015
5:30 pm—8:30
Cost: $ 95.00

GALA DINNER

Save the Date! Gala Event celebrating Swedish Historical Society’s 75th Anni-versary and Swedish Council of America’s 40th Anniversary, to be held at the Prairie Street Brewhouse. Exciting details to follow soon!

 

TBA

BOOK CLUB

We would like to start a book club where we can read and enjoy discussing Nordic books, however, we need volunteers to help us set this up.

Please contact Lucretia Ristin at 310 904 2108 if you are interested.