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SAVE THE DATE: Julmiddag Luncheon
1Saturday, December 20, 2014, noon-4pm.
The Swedish Colonial Society Requests the Pleasure of your Company for Julmiddag
Commemorating the 376th Anniversary of the Swedes and Finns’ First Christmas in America
Saturday December 20, 2014
Location: Corinthian Yacht Club Essington PA.
Reception 12 Noon with Luncheon at 1PM
Corinthian Buffett, Cash Bar
RSVP by December 5, 2014
Click here to download complete invitation (PDF)
Mail to: The Swedish Colonial Society
3500 Falling Green Rd. Olney, MD 20832 -1128
Annual Forefathers and Founders Day Luncheon
2Sunday, April 19, 2015 from 12pm- 4pmThe Swedish Colonial Society and the Delaware Swedish Colonial Society are hosting the Annual Forefathers and Founders Day Luncheon on Sunday, April 19, 2015 from 12pm- 4pm. Invitations will be sent out early next year. SAVE THE DATE.
NEW SWEDEN ON THE DELAWARE
3Celebrating the 375th Anniversary of the founding of the New Sweden Colony in America, this limited-edition, 128 page volume features nearly 50 locations in 245 full-color photographs.
$25.00* plus shipping*All proceeds go to the educational funds that allow this program to run. PAYPAL*SWEDISHCOLO will appear on your bank statement
ENJOY THE BENEFITS OF MEMBERSHIP!
- As a member of the Swedish Colonial Society:
- You can learn about the early Swedes who landed in Wilmington, DE beginning in 1638
- You can help preserve the legacy of the Colonial Swedes in America
- You can help increase awareness and preservation of monuments at historic sites
- You can help commemorate historic and cultural events and accomplishments relating to the Swedes and Finns in America
- You can attend annual events such as the Annual Forefather Luncheon and meeting, Fall History Conference and Julmiddag Christmas Event
- You will receive biannual copies of the Swedish Colonial Journal
- You will meet others who share your interest in the early Swedes and Finns and Swedish/Finish culture
- You can gain access to various collections including the Peter S. Craig Collection and the Ronald S. Beatty Collection
- Membership is available for everyone interested in the history of the New Sweden Colony and the early Swedes and Finns of America and learn more about your forefather ancestor and share your interest with others
- There are various types of membership such as active members, forefather members, and institutional membership-see Join Today at the top of the SCS website for details