At the meeting of the Consular Ladies Club, the Swedish Honorary Consul General in Houston, Astrid Marklund, had a talk about the history of the Swedish inventor Alfred Nobel and the Nobel Prize. A prize that is awarded on December 10th every year in Stockholm.
Above Image: Swedish Honorary Consul General in Houston, Astrid Marklund and the president of the Consular Ladies Club, Emmanuelle Andres from France.
In November 2018 the Swedish Ambassador Karin Olofsdotter came to Houston to visit.
Above Image: Karin Olofsdotter and Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner.
Below Image: Swedish company representatives at a meeting with the ambassador at the Swedish Consulate in Houston.
Below Image: Karin Olofsdotter meeting with Dr Tony Pena, head of Mexico Center at Baker Institute.
Below Image: Ambassador Olofsdotter and Ambassador Djerejian, head of the Baker Institute.
Below Image: Meeting with the Jewish community, AJC in Houston
Below Images: Dinner reception at the residence of the Honorary Consul General in Houston, Astrid Marklund.
November 9th. – 11th. 2018
Bakery with homemade bread and Christmas cookies. Norwegian store filled with Scandinavian foods. Cafeteria with «Open-faced sandwiches», waffles and cream cakes.
A unique shop with Scandinavian Christmas items such as linens, knitwear, Norwegian ”nisser” and handmade decorations.
Scandinavian Folk Dance, silent auction and great raffle-prizes.
Friday: 11am – 4pm
Saturday: 10am – 4pm
Sunday: 12pm – 4pm
At 11am 0n Sunday there will be a traditional Norwegian service.
THE NORWEGIAN SEAMAN’S CHURCH
4309 YOUNG STREET, PASADENA 77504 TEXAS
Austin Film Society is continuing the Ingmar Bergman Celebration
with the following Screenings.
For tickets see austinfilm.org
Sunday September 9, 2018 at 3.15 pm THE MAGICIAN
Sunday September 16, 2018 at 2.00 pm SUMMER WITH MONIKA
Sunday September 23, 2018 at 2.00 pm THE SILENCE
Sunday September 30, 2018 at 1.30 pm PERSONA
Tuesday October 2, 2018 at 7.00 pm PERSONA
Another Swedish film, Silvana, will be screened at aGLIFF Film Festival on Saturday September 8, 2018 at 1.45 pm
For tickets visit aGLIFF
Sunday, June 3rd 2018 from 3.00-6.00 pm
At Southside Place Clubhouse, 3743 Garnet St, Houston, TX 77005
We serve: Meatballs, herring, knäckebröd (crisp bread), potatoes, lemonade, wine and beer. Strawberry cake and coffee.
Program: Swedish songs, quiz, fiskdamm (candy) for the children
Price: $25 for adults, children 16 and below free.
If space availible, limited number of tickets sold at the door for $30.
Parking: Curbside parking available throughout the neighborhood Questions: email@example.com or phone: 713-953-1417
Visit the Dance Salad Festival to see the Royal Swedish Ballet from Stockholm with a pas de deux from a highly acclaimed Mats Ek’s Juliet and Romeo set to music score by P.Tchaikovsky.
WHEN: Thursday, Friday and Saturday- March 29, 30 and 31, 2018, 7:30 pm.
WHERE: The Hobby Center for the Performing Arts
Zilkha Hall, 800 Bagby Street, Houston, TX 77002
Total price of tickets: $25-$59. To buy tickets and find more details go to: www.dancesalad.org