Sustainable Transition in Houston

Welcome to the Sustainable Transition in Houston 2023! Pioneer the possible together as Sweden meets Texas: Welcome to join us at Sustainable Transition in Houston on March 9, featuring innovators, industry representatives, and stakeholders from two of the most innovative countries in the World, including keynote speaker Karin Olofsdotter, Ambassador of Sweden to the United …

Trombone Concert

Swedish ROCO Principal Trombonist Thomas Hultén leads his first Unchambered concert on February 24! The event takes place in Midtown Art and Theater Center in Houston. This eclectic . program will highlight the wonders of the brass family, in chamber works featuring the trombone. From classical to jazz, there’ll be something the whole family can enjoy – …

Swedish artist Johannes Wessmark in Galveston

Johannes Wessmark is an artist working with acrylics and oils, painting hyperrealism. His studio is located in the middle of the Swedish wilderness but he sells his paintings through two major art galleries in Los Angeles and San Francisco. Johannes Wessmark was born in Karlstad in 1962. His exhibition at Studio Experience Gallery in Galveston …

Lucia Celebrations in Houston

Saturday December 10th – Welcome to The Swedish Club of Houston’s Lucia celebration! Enjoy the Lucia procession in the church followed by a reception full of fun activities and entertainment such as a raffle, children’s craft, music, dances around the Christmas tree, jultomten and talented Scandinavian folk dancers. More information here!   Sunday December 11th …

Norwegian Seaman Church – Christmas Bazaar

It’s that time of year again! The annual Christmas Bazaar at the Sjømannskirken kicks off November 11th – 13th, 2022 During this time, the Church will be full of Norwegian Christmas goods, nisser, lutefisk, pinnekjøtt and ribbe. The Christmas Bazaar is the biggest event the church’s biggest event of the year, with almost 2000 people …

Mobile Priest Maria Thorsson visited

We had a wonderful evening with the mobile priest of North America, Maria Thorsson. We listened to her interesting talk about her UN mission in Mali and learned about the services she can provide to us here in North America. Maria is stationed in Toronto, but travels 70% of the time and can perform ceremonies …