Category Archives: Summer

Concert and Master Class at UW-Madison School of Music

Concert and Master Class at University of Wisconsin-Madison Mead Witter School of Music

Saturday, September 22
Master class: 1-2:30
Concert: 4:00

Morphy Recital Hall
Free and open to the public
Reception following

The Edvard Grieg Society of the Great Lakes is a non-profit organization dedicated to the study and promotion of Grieg. The society is headed by a group of musicians who are dedicated to promoting Grieg’s music. Performers for this event will include board members Mary Rose and Luke Norell (Goshen College) Greg Martin (University of Indianapolis), and Mimmi Fulmer (UW-Madison), joined by Anna Hersey (UW-Oshkosh) and Alan Dunbar (Winona State University), and will feature instrumental and vocal works of Grieg.

2018 Midsummer Party, June 23rd

Midsummer Party June 23rd!


You are welcome to the Scandinavian American Club (SAC) Midsummer Celebration

When? on Saturday, June 23, at 3pm to early evening pm (See below for tentative schedule).

Where? At the Gartners’, 910 O’Sheridan St., Madison, WI 53715

 

 

  • The Midsummer celebration will be a potluck, so please bring a dish (appetizer, main dish, or dessert) for 10-12 people to share.
    • To manage the various food items, please let us know what you plan to bring by sending us an email:  madisonsac  (at)  gmail.com
  • SAC will provide water bottles, juice boxes for kids, paper plates, utensils, and napkins.
  • Refrigerator space will be limited, so please bring your own cooler.
  • It would be wonderful if you bring flowers and greenery for the Midsummer pole, and we would love to get your assistance with the decoration.

The SAC Board would like to greet you and say hi when you arrive, so please find the registration table and get your name tag.

Tentative schedule:

  • 3 pm: Make and decorate the Midsummer pole, Dance around the Midsummer pole and the Quiz, plus we will have lawn games set up across the street
  • 5 pm: Food, dessert, and announcement of quiz winner

We thank Bill who graciously let us use his house making this event possible.

/Sincerely, the SAC Board

June 24th: 2017 Midsummer Celebration is Here

Midsummer Party June 24th!


You are welcome to the Scandinavian American Club (SAC) Midsummer Celebration

When? on Saturday, June 24, at 3pm to early evening pm (See below for tentative schedule).

Where? At the Gartners’, 910 O’Sheridan St., Madison, WI 53715

 

 

  • The Midsummer celebration will be a potluck, so please bring a dish (appetizer, main dish, or dessert) for 8-10 people to share.
  • SAC will provide water bottles, juice boxes for kids, paper plates, utensils, and napkins.
  • Please bring whatever else you want to drink (e.g., beer, aquavit, wine, soda, etc.).
  • Please bring chairs and foldable tables, and also flowers and greenery to decorate the Midsummer pole.

Tentative schedule:

  • 3 pm: Make and decorate the Midsummer pole, Dance around the Midsummer pole and the Quiz
  • 5 pm: Dinner
  • 6 pm: Possibly live music, Dessert and finally Announcement of quiz winner

/The SAC Board

Midsummer Celebration 2016

The Scandinavian American Club (SAC) Midsummer celebration took place on Saturday, June 18, 2016

Time: 2-7 pm.
Place: at the Gartners, 910 O’Sheridan St., Madison, WI 53715

The Midsummer celebration was a potluck. SAC provided mineral water, juice and beer. We want to thank those that brought flowers and greenery to decorate the Midsummer pole, and folding chairs.

Tentative schedule:
2-3: Lawn games, decoration of Midsummer pole, snacks and appetizers
3-3:30: Music performance
3:30-4: Dance around the Midsummer pole
4-4:30: Sing-along
5-7: Dinner and bonfire

Midsummer Celebration 2015

Midsummer Celebration – June 20

Time: Saturday, June 20, 2 pm – 6 pm

Place: At Maria Sandgren’s, 436 Little Bear Dr., Middleton WI 53562

The Midsummer celebration will be a potluck so please bring a dish to share.

Beer will be provided (there will be beer tasting courtesy of Rockhound Brewing). SAC will provide mineral water and juice to some extent.
If you want anything more or else to drink (e.g., aquavit, wine, soda, etc.), please bring.

The program will include dance around the Midsummer pole and live Hardanger fiddle music with Inna Larsen and Dark of the Moon band.

Please bring flowers and greenery to decorate the Midsummer pole, and lawn chairs.