Sweden Day Celebration in Edinburgh

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Akva

129 Fountainbridge

Edinburgh

EH3 9QG

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The Ambassador of Sweden to the UK, Torbjörn Sohlström, would like to invite you to a Sweden Day celebration in Edinburgh

Saturday 8 June 2019, 1 – 4pm

Venue: Akva, 129 Fountainbridge, Edinburgh EH3 9QG

Program for the day

1.00 pm Doors open

1.30 pm Welcome speech by Ambassador Torbjörn Sohlström and Lord Provost of the City of Edinburgh, Frank Ross

1.45 pm Swedish choir to perform Swedish Summer songs

  • Swedish fika; coffee, tea, strawberry cake and more, will be served throughout the afternoon

  • Tipspromenad (Swedish treasure hunt / quiz) for children and adults with chances to win a piece of Sweden

  • Time to meet and talk to the Swedish Ambassador and his colleagues from the Swedish Embassy

  • Great networking opportunities: meet other Swedes and people with an interest in Sweden and Swedish culture

Bring your children, grandparents and friends for a proper lively family event and a great celebration of Swedish-British-Scottish relations and collaboration.

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The Swedish Church in London will celebrate a Sommargudstjänst - Swedish Summer Service

Saturday morning 8 June at 11.30am in St Martins Episcopal Church, 232 Dalry Rd, Edinburgh EH11 2JG

Please feel free to join this Service. Rector Eric Muhl at the Swedish Church, and his colleagues, will also participate in the Sweden Day celebrations. The Ambassador Torbjörn Sohlström will attend the Service.

You do not have to register to attend only the Service.

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Please sign up to the Sweden Day celebration no later than 4th June in the registration link. As the number of participants is limited, we would kindly ask you to cancel if you will no longer be able to make it.


We look forward to seeing you on the 8th June!


Photo: Lena Granefelt/imagebank.sweden.se

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129 Fountainbridge

Edinburgh

EH3 9QG

United Kingdom

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