Sweaters
Sunday, Dec. 3. Scandinavian Sweater Snag. We want your clean, used Scandinavian sweaters! Maybe you have one you just don’t wear because either it or you has gotten too big or too small? Donate it to the Club for our sale—we need it by Saturday, Dec. 2. Then return on Sunday and find one that fits! Hours are 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., concurrent with our monthly Swedish pancake breakfast. Proceeds benefit the Club.
Living Large with Lutfisk. Craving the cod? Find yourself a fisk-feed by consulting one of the most remarkable documents of our age: the Lutfisk List! Get the details on every supper, smorgasbord, bazaar, festival, and other opportunity to enjoy this Scandinavian delicacy in the Pacific Northwest. Remember, a weekend without lutfisk is just a weekend.

Swedish School Gets Noticed
The Seattle Swedish School, which meets in our building, received a very nice writeup in Swedish magazine SMUL. Follow the link and you'll find the article on page 37—in Swedish!
Past scholarship recipients Brittany Lewis, Emilia Sternberg and Stephen Swanson.
Support a Scholarship
Donate to our scholarship fund and support a student studying Swedish language and culture in the UW Scandinavian Studies department. Invest in the future of Swedish-American cultural exchange.

 

Friday, Nov. 17. Happy Hour Jazz. Come at 6 p.m. for our dinner menu, and stick around for Anabella Kirby and the Moonspinners, performing girl-group, soul, Europop and lounge music. They're guaranteed to draw a hip crowd, so naturally the Club is where you belong.
Lou McKee
Friday, Nov. 17. Author Reading. Lou McKee will read from and discuss her book Klee Wyck Journal: The Making of a Wilderness Retreat. We’ll hear stories of the people and adventures involved in the building of a coastal wilderness shelter on the west coast of Vancouver Island, accessible only by kayak. 7 p.m. in the main lobby downstairs.
Tuesday, Nov. 28. Giving Tuesday. Join others in this community and across the nation who are donating today to their favorite charity! Give online, or call the Club (206-283-1090) to donate over the phone. Or be stylishly old-fashioned and send us a check! Tack så mycket!

Fridays, Dec. 1 & 8. Julbord. You betcha, it's a real julbord with all the authentic food! Seatings for lunch on Dec. 8 and dinner on both days.

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Every Friday. The Vikings. Starting Nov. 3, we're watching Season 4 of The History Channel's "Vikings" drama series. Twenty episodes, airing every Friday until March 16. 5:45 p.m.

Founded in Seattle in 1892, the Swedish Club has grown to become a center of Scandinavian activities in the Pacific Northwest. Our members are not only Swedes and other Scandinavians, but people of many cultural backgrounds.

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Smörgås, now on board at the Friday Kafé.
What’s Cooking at the Club?
Our smörgås (sandwiches) are prepared with fresh bakery-style bread, homemade lox and other tempting toppings. Meanwhile, Ann-Margret, Malin and Christine serve up amazing Swedish entrees and desserts during Happy Hour. Come by the Club for lunch (starting at 12 noon) or dinner!

Speak Like a Swede
Our Swedish language classes meet weekly. Several levels of instruction; expert teachers. Print out your registration form and mail it in. Most classes are $112 ($89 for members).

It's Happening Here
Tired of marking your calendar for Swedish Club events? Now you don't have to! Just visit our new Calendar page for another convenient way to keep up on what's happening. You can still visit our Events page for details on any upcoming event. If you know of something we should add,
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Culinary Kudos
It seems that every time the Swedish Club is mentioned in local media, it has something to do with food and drink. Not that we're complaining. Seattle Metropolitan lauded us for offering the city's best Swedish happy hour, and the Ballard News-Tribune liked it too. Zagat placed our smörgås (sandwiches) among Seattle's top nine. The Seattle Weekly also found some nice things to say about our smörgås and gave a blow-by-blow account of our pea soup challenge, while the P-I reported on our Swedish meatball cook-off. And of course, our pancake breakfasts have gotten so much attention, they're practically a PR campaign unto themselves.

Are You Needin' News from Sweden?
Hit The Swedish Wire any time you want to catch up on events between the border and the Baltic. And for a weekly report on Swedish business, economy, politics and other news, you can subscribe to The Swedish Wire’s newsletter.

If you'd rather listen to your news, try Radio Sweden. And if you're missing your Swedish TV, it's online at SVT Play, or you can get a free set-top box from SVT.