November 24, 2015

2017 Spring SCA Meeting – Philadelphia

Bringing Swedish America together – SCA Meetings!

You are invited to join us as the SCA Board of Directors and SCA supporters visit Philadelphia! 

2017-Spring SCA Meeting – Philadelphia

Full weekend discounted packages are available for SCA Board Members and Guests.
Otherwise, click on individual events to register for selected events.
Special Early Bird prices end March 30!
Click here for information on SCA’s group rate for hotel rooms
at the legendary Union League of Philadelphia!
  • 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Thursday, May 4:21st Century Leadership Circle reception
    Kalmar Nyckel Foundation, 1124 E 7th St, Wilmington, DE 19801
    Sponsored by Swedish Council of America and hosted by Kalmar Nyckel Foundation.
    Mini-tour of Trinity “Old Swedes” Church included in event.
    Featured speakers include Dawn Comstock, 2012 SCA Glenn T. Seaborg Science Scholar
     Registration includes motor coach transportation to and from event, hors d’oeuvres and beverages.
  • Friday, May 5, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.:SCA Board of Directors meeting
    The Union League of Philadelphia, 140 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102  215-563-6500
    Members of the SCA Board of Directors and designated representatives of SCA Affiliate Member organizations meet to discuss the activities of Swedish America’s community foundation. 
  • Friday, May 5, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.: SCA & NSA Awards reception & dinner
    The Union League of Philadelphia, 140 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102  215-563-6500
    Outstanding achievements of local volunteers, leaders and organizations will be honored at this event co-sponsored by Swedish Council of America and the New Sweden Alliance (NSA).
    SCA will bestow its coveted SCA Great Achievement Award in recognition of national or international contributions to Swedish America; the SCA Award of Merit to remarkable local volunteers; and the SCA Proclamation to local organizations reaching special milestones in their history. Registration includes a four-course dinner and more. Register here.
  • Saturday, May 6, 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.: SCA Board of Directors meeting continued
    The Union League of Philadelphia, 140 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102  215-563-6500
    Included in SCA Board of Directors meeting registration. 
  • Saturday, May 6, 10:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.: SCA Swedish American Museum Excursion
    Includes three stops of interest:
    1. A tour of the “Skål, Scandinavian Spirits” exhibit at the American-Swedish Historical Museum.
    2. A luncheon for the board and friends of Swedish Council of America at NOORD eetcafe. 

    3.
    bus tour through Historic Philadelphia.
  • Saturday, May 6, 5:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.: The Spring Ting
    The American Swedish Historical Museum, 1900 Pattison Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19145
    SCA Board of Directors, SCAF Board of Trustees, and SCA supporters attend the American Swedish Historical Museum’s annual major fundraiser.