Play KUBB!

Join Boni & Craig Stockel and learn to play KUBB – the Nordic Lawn toss game. The Karl Oskar House will be open from 1-4pm for tours and FIKA.

Saturday July 8th Karl Oskar Days Värskspelmän

The Karl Oskar House will be open for tours, family activities, FIKA and Karl Oskar sightings on Saturday from 11-4pm. The Spargo family will entertain from 2-3pm.  Lindstrom Mayor Judy Chartrand will greet Saxen Swedish Tour group at 1:45pm. The Spargo family, Antonio on fiddle, Annika on fiddle, Thomas on guitar, and Carolyn on accordion […]

Sunday, July 9th Karl Oskar Days continues at the Karl Oskar House – Nya Duvemåla Folkmusiklag

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

The Karl Oskar House will be open from noon to 4pm on Sunday July 9th for tours, FIKA, family activities and Karl Oskar sightings! Nya Duvemåla Folkmusiklag will entertain from 2-3pm  Nya Duvemåla Folkmusiklag was formed in 2021 by a group of musicians who love to play music, especially Swedish folk music. They want to […]

Sunday July 23rd 2-3 pm Twin Cities Nyckelharpalag

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

The Karl Oskar House on Glader Blvd in Lindstrom will be open from 1-4pm on Sunday, July 23rd for tours, FIKA and fun. The Twin Cities Nyckelharpalag (Key Fiddle Group) was formed in 1998 for practice and performance of Swedish folk music. The group’s repertoire is drawn mostly from the folk repertoire of Uppland, Sweden, […]

Beginners Swedish Speaking Lesson with Corliss

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

The Karl Oskar House will be open from 1-4pm on Sunday, July 30th for tours, FIKA and visiting. Corliss Vadner will conduct a Beginners Swedish Speaking Lesson from 1:30-2:30pm. All are welcome.

KUBB at the Karl Oskar House August 6th 1:30-2:30pm

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

Join Craig and Boni Stockel to play the Nordic Lawn Game KUBB on the grounds of the Karl Oskar House. The house will be open from 1-4pm for tours, FIKA and visiting. All are welcome.

Sunday, August 13th Twin Cities Hardingfelelag

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

Sunday, August 13th Twin Cities Hardingfelelag (Hardanger Fiddle Group) is dedicated to the performance of traditional hardanger fiddle music. The group provides dance music at Scandinavian events around the Twin Cities and in outstate MN. The hardanger fiddle is the national folk instrument of Norway. It is ornately decorated with pen and ink designs called […]

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 […]