The House of Sweden in Balboa Park, San Diego will be hosting a smaller Midsummer celebration on June 20th at 2pm. Entertainment and the traditional maypole dance will be starting at 2pm, but if you would like to volunteer setting up the maypole, arrive early for breakfast.
Click here to sign up to volunteer, help is needed for setting up the Maypole and serving food. You will need a food handlers card to serve food, if you need renewal of your card, House of Sweden will reimburse you for the expenses.
The celebration will include; Speech by Swedish consul Britta Armstrong, folk dancers, Silja´s singing group, an ukulele group singing ABBA, and of course dancing around the maypole.
The program is as follows:
8 AM-11 AM: Decorate the Maypole and set it up.
11 AM-12 PM: Set up food and pastry trays.
12 PM-4 PM: Serve food.
2 PM-3:30 PM: Lawn program and Maypole dances.
3:30 PM: Take down Maypole.
If you have a Swedish costume, please bring or wear it. If you have extra greens or flowers, please bring for the Maypole.
For more info; Visit The House of Sweden or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Hope to see you all there!