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Sjölunden for adults features a rich array of Swedish cuisine, authentic music, and ethnic arts and crafts.

We’ll help you improve your Swedish pronunciation, expand your vocabulary, learn new conversational skills, and broaden your knowledge of Swedish-speaking cultures. Our talented and motivated staff members provide expert instruction in small and large group settings catered specifically to participants’ language abilities. They make sure the session includes ample opportunity for practicing your newfound Swedish skills and asking questions.

Meet the Program Leader


Elise Viktoria Peters  is actively engaged in the Swedish community in the Twin Cities. She has spent many years in Sweden and graduated from Gustavus Adolphus College with a degree in Scandinavian Studies and History. Viktoria has been involved with Sjölunden since the 1980s.