The Swenson Swedish Immigration Research Center at Augustana will serve a traditional Swedish-American smörgåsbord prior to the annual Sankta Lucia Festival.
Tickets for this event have sold out.
The menu will include salads, relishes, fruit, herring, bread, cheese, potatoes, salmon, potato sausage, meatballs, ham, rice pudding and Christmas goodies.
After dinner, stay for the free Sankta Lucia Festival at 7 p.m. in Wallenberg Hall in the nearby Denkmann Building. Swedish-language students will perform traditional songs and readings. Cookies and beverages will be served.
The Wilson Center is just behind and east of the Brunner Theatre Center.
Parking is available in Centennial Hall parking lot E, corner of 7th Ave. and 35th St.
3750 7th Ave.
Rock Island, IL 61201
$22 for everyone age 13 and up; $12 for children ages 4-12; free for those under 4Buy tickets