August 172:30pm – 3:30pm
August 181 pm – 2 pm CST
If you attend a kräftskiva (crayfish party) or other festive occasion in Sweden, you’ll likely have snaps, a little shot of alcohol, perhaps akvavit (aquavit). To accompany your snaps, you can sing snapsvisor (drinking songs) which are an important part of the festivities.
Vem tog mitt snapsglas? Who took my shot glass?
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I had such a wonderful time at ASI that I became a member! Thank you for the excellent programming you bring to our Twin Cities community!
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A trip to Minneapolis isn't complete without a visit to ASI
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Learn, practice and explore Scandinavian folk arts and cultures through an array of educational and hands-on programs, workshops, and public events for all ages.
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Grounded in the Swedish tradition of slöjd (handcraft), explore innovative workshops, demos, and lectures that uplift time-honored handcraft practices.
From heritage traditions to the ‘New Nordic’ movement, explore the role food plays in our lives through workshops, demonstrations, and lectures.
Learn a new language, or practice your skills with these Swedish and Finnish language classes and activities for learners of all ages and skill levels.
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Tue, Aug 16, 20229:00am – 3:00pm
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Tue, Aug 16, 202210:30am – 11:30am CST
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