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 …

Swedish language classes in Houston

Swedish Language Classes offered in Houston After a long hiatus, the Swedish Club of Houston’s Swedish Language School will be starting back up on Tuesday, January 25, 2022! The school offers classes at several levels as student enrollment demands. Instruction emphasizes a conversational approach, since most persons wishing to learn Swedish want to be able …

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 …