Calendar

Month Week Day
Family Events
Saturday, Feb. 24, 9:30 am.
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Stop by a neighborhood event for all things kids and see a specific presentation featuring the Museum and the experiences we offer. You'll also be able to learn about other Andersonville children's activity offerings. Register here. Location: Rogers Park Montessori School, 1800 W. Balmoral, Chica...

Genealogy Events
Saturday, Feb. 24, 10:00 am.
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Delve into ancestry and history with the Swedish American Museum at one of our educational Genealogy sessions! $10 registration. Free for Swedish American Genealogical Society members. In February the focus is on Family research and DNA testing. A new way to find cousins. Learn more about DNA te...

Clubs
Saturday, Feb. 24, 2:00 pm.
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The Museum book club reads a wide range of books from the Nordic countries that can be bought in the Museum Store. In February we will read Elisabeth and the Nobleman by Lilly Setterdahl: an enchanting love story that unfolds within a sea of secrets, marked by accents of humor. You'll also have the ...

Online event
Sunday, Feb. 25, 1:00 pm.
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A Zoom event. A broad exposé of what characterizes Swedish food culture. We’ll discuss the time before the great American migration with the spice roads to Sweden throughout history, and how food culture developed during the 1900s, including through increased interest in simplifying cooking, removin...

Food event
Monday, Feb. 26, 4:00 pm.
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The Cooking Class series returns and this time we're all about potatoes. Join us ONLINE via Zoom for a fun food experience where we learn the possibilities potatoes have to offer! ...

Cultural Events
Thursday, Feb. 29, 2:00 pm.
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Join us in the Brunk Children’s Museum of Immigration for a story and craft on the last Thursday of the month. In February we will read Helga Makes a Name for Herself, written by Megan Maynor and illustrated by Eda Kaban. All ages are welcome to attend with a caregiver for this free (with admission)...