Sjölunden Blog

Thank you for visiting the blog for Sjölunden, the Swedish Language Village.

More never before seen ledare footage!

Published: March 18, 2015

Staff members hard at work during orientation

If you enjoyed the videos of your ledare that we published last week, here are two more!

Join us for Family Fun Weekend April 23-26

Published: March 11, 2015

Family program participants in the weaving studio

We often have parents, grandparents, neighbors and friends ask us how they can get in on the fun that we have in the summer. Well, we offer a few opportunities for adults to sample the best that Sjölunden has to offer and one of them is coming up this spring.

Never before seen footage of ledare!

Published: March 7, 2015

Ledare at MVO 2014

Have you ever wondered what your ledare are up to before you arrive at camp for the summer? These videos have never been posted to the blog before, so you are getting a real treat!

Wintertime Fun in the Twin Cities

Published: February 25, 2015

Sjölunden representatives

Concordia Language Villages hosted a fun-filled Twin Cities International Festival on Saturday, Feb 21 at St Louis Park High Schoool.  Sjölunden was well-represented by staff member Karl-Anders and villagers Bella, Malin, Gabriella and Ida.  Visitors had the chance to sample tasty CLV food, learn some international dances, try their hand at various craft and writing activities, and they generally got a good taste of all the things we get up to in the summer.  We...

Apply to be on Swedish TV!

Published: January 20, 2015

Allt för Sverige logo

Have you always dreamed of being on TV in Sweden? There is a reality show called Allt för Sverige that has run for four successful seasons that invites people of Swedish descent to come back to Sweden to learn about their ancestry and compete in challenges to win the prize, a chance to meet long-lost relatives in Sweden.

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