Midsommar Celebration

When: June 21, 2020 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Where: Zoom (pre-registered) event, your home!

(see Home page for RSVP link) Participants are encouraged to wear a Midsummer flower wreath, display Swedish flags and blue/yellow decorations and, if you want to go all out, you can decorate your own maypole! Just like our normal Midsummer celebration, please enjoy a Swedish summer picnic in your home.

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Bus Trip

When: May 16, 2020 all-day

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March Monthly Meeting – Pea Soup & Plättar

When: March 8, 2020 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: St. James Episcopal Church – undercroft

Cultural program: Pelle the No-Tail Cat.  Marit Knollmueller, District 9 Cultural Leader and Drott Lodge Member, will take our members on a cat’s-eye journey through the streets of Uppsala.  This family-friendly event is based on the popular children’s books by Gösta Knutsson.

Washington Capitals Swedish Heritage Night

When: February 20, 2020 @ 7:00 pm
Where: Capital One Arena, 601 F St. NW Washington, DC

SACC-DC and the Embassy of Sweden are thrilled to extend the invite to Swedish Heritage Night of 2020! Only $49 – includes a Caps T-shirt for everyone.

District Scholarships deadline

When: February 29, 2020 all-day


GL Higher Education Scholarship deadline

When: February 15, 2020 all-day


Grand Lodge Language Scholarship deadline

When: February 10, 2020 all-day


February Monthly Meeting

When: February 9, 2020 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Where: St. James Church undercroft

The cultural program at the February meeting is ‘An Emigrant’s Story’. CGR Janet Johnson (Drott Lodge member) will take us on a journey from Enoch Mattson’s homeland in Borstil, Sweden to his new home in Prentice, WI.  Members will also create an interactive map to share where their Swedish emigrants

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Nordic Folk Tales with Margaret Chatham

When: January 12, 2020 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Memorial Service for Gerry Schueman

When: October 26, 2019 @ 10:15 am – 12:15 pm
Where: Lutheran Church of the Redeemer, 1545 Chain Bridge Rd, Mclean, VA

A Memorial service for Gerry Schueman will be held on October 26th, 2019 starting at 10.15 a.m. at the Lutheran Church of the Redeemer at 1545 Chain Bridge Road, McLean, VA 22101. Doors will open at 10 a.m. There will be a reception after the Memorial service. Margaret Schueman has

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