About 200 people gathered at the Polo Club in Singapore on June 6, to celebrate the Swedish National Day.
The chairman of the Swedish Women’s Educational Association Maggan Kullberg-Stampe welcomed the Swedish community in her opening address and introduced Ambassador Håkan Jevrell. Gudmund Erling, the Swedish priest, also gave a speech. The guests enjoyed a Swedish summer buffet and were treated to a children’s musical performance.
The National Day celebration was a collaboration between the Embassy of Sweden, SBAS (Swedish Business Association of Singapore), Swedish Women’s Educational Association (SWEA), the Church of Sweden in Singapore and the Swedish Supplementary Educational School. The National day committee stated that they send out a big thank you to all the sponsors who made the celebration possible.