The Swedish Council of St.
Louis, SCSL, was established on December 13th,
1976 to promote the knowledge, preservation, and
understanding of the Swedish heritage. It also
works with the Swedish Council of America, SCA, to
strengthen the ties between America and
In supporting its mission, SCSL
conducts a number of cultural events throughout the year
(see list to the right). In addition, occasional
programs feature Swedish decorations, cooking, crafts,
history and genealogy.
SCSL is also a
resource to provide contacts to Swedish language
instruction, folk dancing and other educational
Once a year, SCSL unite with its
friends, the Danish Club and the Norwegian Club for the
Members receive a
newsletter, Gult och Blått, announcing council
events, presenting members, soliciting suggestions and
sponsoring other member interests. In addion,
members may choose to receive the "Sweden & America"
quarterly publication of the Swedish Council of
Annual dues are $25.00 for family
membership and $15.00 for individual members for those
choosing not to receive the "Sweden & America"
magazine. If you have an email address you can
also get a monthly newsletter.
Members may choose to subscribe
to the "Sweden & America" magazine through the SCSL
by paying an additional $5.00 per year (regular
subscription price $26).
of the Council