Sjölunden Blog

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lördag den 22 juli 2016--Last day for one-week villagers!

Published: July 24, 2016

We have really enjoyed getting to know your one-week villagers this summer and hope to see them again in 2017! Because the . . . Click on the blue headline above to keep reading!

fredag den 22 juli 2016--Restaurant Night and Disco!

Published: July 23, 2016

Sista dagen med gänget! Today was the last full day for our awesome one-week villagers. We will miss them so much. They have madeso many new friends, and tonight we had many opportunites for them to
have some special activities together before they go off to . . . Click on the blue link above to keep reading . . .

torsdag den 21 juli 2016--Blå och gul dag med ärtsoppa och pannkakor

Published: July 22, 2016

Today was Blå och Gul Dag (Blue and Yellow day), and many of the villagers came out of their cabins dressed in blue and yellow (colors ofthe Swedish flag) from head to toe! What looked like an ordinary hot
and humid day in Minnesota was . . . CLICK on the blue headline to read on . . .

onsdag den 20 juli 2016—Easter and Exchange with Skogfjorden!

Published: July 21, 2016

Last night’s storm brought us incredible weather today! We awakened to blue sky and sunshine welcoming us to a beautiful day and greetings of “glad påsk” (Happy Easter)! Today’s pictures highlight just some of the aktiviteter (activities) villagers chose today from . . . READ ON Click on the blue headline above to read on and see the Flickr album from today!

tisdag den19 juli 2016--First Day & Melodifestival!

Published: July 20, 2016

Today was our first full day at the village for our one-week, two-week, and four-week credit villagers. We have a busy daily schedule, and the villagers did a great job of adusting to it and learning how to ask for help when they weren’t sure where to go next—asking på svenska (in Swedish), of course. Our morning begins with frukost, and what a great time it is to be motivated to . . . . keep reading . . .

Note: In order to keep reading, you must click on the blue headlinge at the top of this page. There you will see an more in-depth description of our day today. If you scroll all the way down, you will see a Flickr photo of the many pictures we have taken today.

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