The Table Tennis World Championship

The Table Tennis World championship was a great success for Sweden. Petra Sörling from Sweden was elected the President of the ITTF. Petra Sörling, Sylverster Turner and Astrid Marklund at the PingPong Diplomacy dinner. The Swedish Cheering group. Pictures of the Swedish gold medalists in men’s doubles Kristian Karlsson and Mattias Falck. Pictures of the …

The Swedish Table Tennis Team!

Sweden’s Mattias Falck and Truls Moregard will bring the thrill factor to table tennis fans in America as they head to Houston along with their illustrious compatriots for the World Table Tennis Championships this November! The following Swedish players have confirmed their participation in the prestigious event as the 2021 World Table Tennis Championship makes …

National Day Celebration 2021!

What a wonderful way to celebrate the Swedish National Day. The Consulate, SACC, Swea and the Swedish Club of Houston invited all Swedes with family in the Houston area and celebrated together. Traditional Swedish Costumes were seen in plenty, the kids had practiced Swedish summer songs and we toasted in champagne and ate wonderful Swedish …

Picnic Even: Sweden’s National Day Celebration!

Date: June 6th Time: 3pm – 5pm Bring your picnic and blanket or chairs. Cake and “champagne” will be served! Venue: The Courtyard of Christ the King Lutheran Church 2353 Rice Blvd, Houston TX 77005 Parking: by the church and on Rice University’s parking lot across the street. Entertainment: jazzband, fish pond for the children, …

August Strindberg at the Alley Theatre

The Alley Theatre has pivoted to doing filmed projects online. The new digital 2020-21 season will be available for free to all who register for tickets at alleytheatre.org. Three of the short plays are by August Strindberg, translated and Directed by Rob Melrose. The Stronger – Jan 15th to Feb 7th, 2021 Two rival actresses …

Travel Restriction Information

Updated restrictions regarding entering Sweden can be found on the Swedish Boarder Police website. The Swedish embassies update global travel restrictions regarding Swedish citizens at the Swedish Foreign Department website. Updates from the White House regarding the current Covid-19 situation can be found on the government website. Information and recommendations regarding the Corona virus is …