Sunday, August 27th  Kristi and Tom Sullivan

Karl Oskar House Ki Chi Saga Park 29101 Glader Blvd, Lindström, MN

Sunday, August 27th  Kristi and Tom Sullivan will entertain from 2-3pm. The Karl Oskar House will be open from 1-4pm for tours, FIKA and visiting. All are welcome. Kristi started playing the nyckelharpa in 2013 after she retired from teaching. She studied nyckelharpa with Becky Weis and has attended camps in Sweden and US many […]

Sunday September 3rd Beginners Swedish Speaking Lesson

Karl Oskar House Ki Chi Saga Park 29101 Glader Blvd, Lindström, MN

Join Corliss Vadner for a beginners Swedish speaking lesson from 1:30-2:30pm on Sunday, September 3rd at the Karl Oskar House. The site will be open from 1-4pm for tours, FIKA and visiting. All are welcome!

Laula Aika, Sunday, September 10th

Karl Oskar House Ki Chi Saga Park 29101 Glader Blvd, Lindström, MN

The Karl Oskar House on Glader Blvd in Lindstrom will be open for tours, FIKA and visiting from 1-4pm. Entertainment between 2-3pm by Laulu Aika, Finnish for “Song Time”, is a group of musicians who share a passion for singing and playing Finnish folk tunes for audiences who enjoy listening or dancing. Their repertoire includes […]

NORDIC FOLK MUSIC JAM UNDER THE ASTRAKHAN APPLE TREE, September 24th

Karl Oskar House Ki Chi Saga Park 29101 Glader Blvd, Lindström, MN

Nordic Folk Music Jam Under the Astrakhan Tree. Join the grand finale of the 2023 season. This is the third summer of well appreciated Nordic jams at Nya Duvemåla.   Eric Platt will be the leader. All are welcome to bring instruments, fellow Nordic Folk Musicians and supporters. If you are interested to see and hear […]

Friends of the Karl Oskar House Annual Meeting

Mark your calendar for Saturday, April 13th when the Friends of the Karl Oskar House will hold their annual meeting at the Chisago Lakes High School Wildcat Center Community Room.  Fika and entertainment from Nya Duvemåla Folkmusiklag will begin at 9:30am.  The annual meeting will follow, with special speaker Cyndy Milda, Cultural Outreach Coordinator for […]

Opening Cleaning Day! May 13th

Karl Oskar House Ki Chi Saga Park 29101 Glader Blvd, Lindström, MN

Plan to join Friends of the Karl Oskar House Volunteers on Monday, May 13th at 10am to open, clean and prep the Karl Oskar House for the 2024 season. This is a fun day to spiff up the house for summer visitors!

Visit the Karl Oskar House Sundays May through September

Karl Oskar House Ki Chi Saga Park 29101 Glader Blvd, Lindström, MN

The Karl Oskar House opens for the 2024 season on Sunday May 19th. The house will be open for tours and FIKA every Sunday through September. 22nd. Come and visit!

Tom & Kristi Sullivan at the Karl Oskar House

Karl Oskar House Ki Chi Saga Park 29101 Glader Blvd, Lindström, MN

Kristi started playing the nyckelharpa in 2013 after she retired from teaching. She studied nyckelharpa with Becky Weis and has attended camps in Sweden and US many times. Tom dabbles on the accordion, guitar, ukulele, vocal, and Irish bodhran. He performs solo, in small ensembles and with the Irish ensemble An Luan. Both are members […]

Susan Karpowicz at the Karl Oskar House

Karl Oskar House Ki Chi Saga Park 29101 Glader Blvd, Lindström, MN

You are welcome to sit and relax or get up and dance to Scandinavian fiddle tunes played by Susan Karpowicz (Lindvall). She will joyfully introduce some Norwegian Folk tunes that came from her great-great grandfather, the famous Vikka- Petter (1822-1884) that were played on the west coast of Norway. She will also add in some […]

Nya Duvemåla Folkmusiklag performing at the Karl Oskar House

Karl Oskar House Ki Chi Saga Park 29101 Glader Blvd, Lindström, MN

Join the Nya Duvemåla Folkmusiklag during Karl Oskar Days at the Karl Oskar House for fun music. Nya Duvemåla Folkmusiklag was formed in 2021 by a group of musicians who love to play music, especially Swedish folk music. They want to share this beautiful music and keep the traditions alive. The group consists of violin, […]

VARSK SPELMAN at the Karl Oskar House on Sunday, July 14th from 2-3pm

Karl Oskar House Ki Chi Saga Park 29101 Glader Blvd, Lindström, MN

Karl Oskar Days will continue with entertainment on Sunday by the Varsk Spelman group. The Spargo family, Antonio on fiddle, Annika on fiddle, Thomas on guitar, and Carolyn on accordion and sometimes fiddle, started performing Swedish folk music together in 1999 while living just out of Luck, WI, after coming home from living in Northern […]

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