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About Golden Gate No. 12


Golden Gate promotes and coordinates events and interest in Nordic culture and heritage all over Northern California.  


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Local lodges (social clubs)


There are lodges all over northern California. They arrange social and cultural events to promote Nordic cuture and heritage. At a lot of the events a traditional Scandinavian dinner is served followed by a cultural program.


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Children's clubs


Children have fun, make friends and learn all about singing in Swedish, Folk Dancing, Crafts, Customs and traditions.


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There are many scholarships available from grand, district and local lodges. The scholarships are available to members of lodges in the district.


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Swedish classes


Har du brev från din mormor som är skrivna på svenska? Vill du se på svensk TV för att lära dig mer om Sverige eller skall du besöka Sverige?

Då kan du lära dig Svenska här.


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Sweden day


We celebrate Sweden Day “Sveriges Nationaldag” on the Saturday before June 6. We celebrate with traditional singing and raising the Swedish flag followed by a lot of activities and games for all ages.


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