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The Swedish Council of St. Louis Welcomes IKEA to our Hometown

Välkommen till det Svenska Rådet
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Honorary Consulate of Sweden Liselotte Fox, St. Louis

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2015 SCSL Officers

Doris Martin, President
Helen Wolf, Treasurer
Britt Benson, Membership
Jenny Butero, Activities
David Youngberg, Secretary

Dates to Remember

9/30 IKEA Grand Opening

10/11 October Business Meeting

11/7 Gustav Adolph Dinner @ L'Ecole

12/12 Lucia/Julfest


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