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Dalesburg Scandinavian Association Newsletter

44th Celebration of the St. Lucia Tradition in Dalesburg

Join us Sunday, December 10, 2023 at 3:00 p.m. for St. Lucia Celebration in Dalesburg

Key Dates

Save the Date for 44th Celebration of the St. Lucia Tradition in Dalesburg and 154th Dalesburg Midsummer Festival

Dalesburg Scandinavian Association – April Update

Think Spring! Think Summer! Think Midsummer!

Fundraiser for Friends of Midsummer

Dalesburg-Made Yellow and Blue Tie Quilts – Two quilts available.


Dalesburg Scandinavian Association membership

Spring 2022! Dear Friends of Midsummer, Midsummer is Friday, June 24 and the Church Service is Sunday, June 26 the band Jaerv from Gothenburg, Sweden will be our featured performers on June 24.  www.jaerv.com We are sending the renewal notices for the Friends of Midsummer in the same envelope as the Dalesburg Scandinavian Association membership […]

Anna’s Lilies: A Legacy of Hope

The origin of the orange lilies growing in Dalesburg area.

Santa Lucia Festival on SDPB Dakota Life

The 2019 St Lucia Festival was featured on South Dakota Public Broadcasting’s DakotaLife

What Ever Happened To…

What Ever Happened To… The roll curtain that was in the west room at the Dalesburg (Country) School. If you know what happened to it, or remember the last time you saw it, please contact Ron Johnson (ron@dalesburg.org) or Connie Richards.    

1900s Centerville Music Store

Music store in Centerville, South Dakota  in the early 1900’s. Proprietors:  Alfred Haverberg and August N. “Piano” Anderson. Photos courtesy Bob Haverberg, Belmont, Michigan.