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Independence Day Picnic, July 1st

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Come celebrate, a few days early this year on July 1st, and head to the beach for a picnic with us!!!

The American Club of Sweden invites all of Sweden's American community and friends and fans of the United States to join us for a fun-filled Independence Day celebration on Saturday, July 1st from 11:00am - 3:00pm.

Club Members, their families and friends, and other organizations including AmCham, AWC, IWC, ESCC, SACC, SVIV, SWEA, USECA are all more than welcome.  If your group or someone you know would like to partner or be included in this or other Club events, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.!  Of course there are always opportunities for volunteers and sponsors as well.

Pack your own picnic basket or take advantage of the special lunch offer for our group at the concession stand at the beach. (see below)  Bring beach towels, and (hopefully) sun screen for a day filled with family-friendly activities and fellowship with other Americans and friends. We’ll have games and activities for kids of all ages (see schedule, below). The Lidingö firefighters should join us once again this year at 1 pm, providing the opportunity for kids to climb on a real firetruck!

 

If you are able to assist us with supervising a game or activity, please send us an email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  

DATE:

Saturday, July 1, 2017
Start Time 11:00

PLACE:

Fågelöudde Beach - Elfvik, Lidingö

Google Maps link to Fågelöuddebadet

GETTING THERE

Public transportation: From T-ban station Ropsten (Red Line), take bus 204 toward Elfvik. At Fågelöuddevägen, switch to bus 233 toward Fågelöuddebadet.

Driving and Parking
: Take Route 277, Norra Kungsvägen and Elfviksvägen (towards Elfvik) to Fågelöuddevägen in Lidingö.   Please park in designated spaces only, the buses need to turn around and emergency vehicles must be able to get through. Avoid a parking ticket!

FOOD & BEVERAGE Bring your own food, drinks, grills and more. Food and snacks also available at the local kiosk.
Please note: bathroom facilities available.
ACTIVITIES/
GAMES

America's past time is in full swing and America's birthday is on deck! Join us for our games for all ages. Don't stress! No baseball skills required!
SCHEDULE & GAMES  (TO BE CONFIRMED)

11.00 Members and guests welcome

12.30  Welcome and National Anthem

13.00  Lidingö firefighters arrive. Kids of all ages welcome onboard the firetruck!

          Facepainting starts!

13.30-14.30 Kids' games including drawing, making bubbles, ducking for apples and much more fun!

14.30 Tug-of-War (adults)

15.00 End of picnic and cleanup

COST:

No charge

INQUIRIES: Email:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
If you are interested in volunteering, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. !
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