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Old 07-26-2012, 07:49 AM
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King Carl Gustaf and Queen Silvia's Visit to Minnesota: October 4-6, 2012

King Carl Gustaf and Queen Silvia will be visiting Minnesota, USA in early October. The purpose of the visit is the 150th anniversary of the Gustavus Adolphus College.

On October 5th, the couple will be at the College:
(events open to public)
-A worship service at the Christ Chapel
-Dedication of the Sesquicentennial Plaza
-The King will attend a seminar entitled 'From Global to Local: Teaching and Living Environmental Sustainability'
-The Queen will attend a seminar entitled 'Protecting and Supporting the World’s Women and Children'

(events closed to public)
-Viewing of 150 Years of Swedish Art exhibit
-Luncheon in Alumni Hall
-Dinner in Twin Cities

On October 6th, the couple will visit the American Swedish Institute's new Nelson Cultural Center for a dedication ceremony.

http://news.blog.gustavus.edu/2012/0...h-royal-visit/

Gustavus Adolphus creates lottery for Swedish royal-visit events | MinnPost
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Old 10-05-2012, 02:21 AM
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Queen Silvia and King Carl Gustaf are on a three-day visit to Minneapolis and St. Peter, USA.

Yesterday, October 4, they've visited the Nelson Cultural Center.



** Pic 1 ** Pic 2 ** Pic 3 ** Pic 4 ** lehtikuva.fi gallery **


** minnesota.publicradio.org: Swedish royals arrive in Minn. for 3-day visit **


** startribune.com: How Swede it is! Royal couple right at home in Minn. (with video) **
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Old 10-05-2012, 04:39 AM
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Silvia klar favorit vid kungabesöket i USA | Nyheter | Expressen | Senaste nytt - Nyheter Sport Nöje TV *** translation

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http://svenskdam.se/2012/10/kungapar...s-har-inletts/ *** translation

gallery of the gala > http://www.nordstjernan.com/news/people/4937/
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KEYC - Mankato News, Weather, Sports - - GAC, St. Peter Prep For Royal Visit
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Old 10-06-2012, 02:18 AM
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Queen Silvia and King Carl Gustaf visited the Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter yesterday, October 6.


** Pic 1 ** Pic 2 ** Pic 3 **


** southernminn.com: GALLERY: King and Queen of Sweden visit St. Peter **


** southernminn.com: St. Peter offers king, queen a royal welcome **


** minnesota.cbslocal.com video: Swedish Royals Visit Minnesota **


** minnesota.cbslocal.com video 2: Minnesota Welcomes Swedish Royalty **


** gustavus.edu: The Royal Visit. Their Majesties King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden **
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Kungaparets resa i Minneapolis, dag 2 - Sveriges Kungahus [NS4 version] *** translation

http://mankatofreepress.com/local/x1...me-at-Gustavus

videos> http://www.keyc.tv/story/19747576/sw...visit-st-peter
http://www.kare11.com/news/article/9...mark-150-years
http://www.keyc.tv/story/19750452/gu...s-of-education

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Picture of the arrival of Queen Silvia and King Carl Gustaf to the welcome dinner at the American-Swedish Institute in Minneapolis on Thursday:

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Here's a large picture gallery of the visit to the American Swedish Institute on October 6:



** gettyimages/zimbio gallery: King Carl XVI Gustaf And Queen Silvia Minnesota Visit **
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It's so great to have The King & Queen here in America. I wish they would make a State Visit here and be welcomed by President Obama & The First Lady.
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Pictures of King Carl Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden arriving at a reception before the American Swedish Institute celebration dinner taking place at the Hilton Hotel in downtown Minneapolis on Saturday night:

http://s8.postimage.org/lnezkwjdx/F201210070391601.jpg
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Sweden's King, Queen Get Warm Welcome in Minnesota | KSTP TV - Minneapolis and St. Paul

PHOTOS: Sweden's king, queen get warm welcome in Minnesota - Minneapolis News and Weather KMSP FOX 9

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Link to 'Svensk Dam' magazine's article about the visit to Minnesota:

Dag två – kungaparet gick på gudstjänst | Svensk Damtidning

And a few more pics from the goodbye dinner:

http://s9.postimage.org/jfxnevsgv/20121007_PD4385.jpg
http://s11.postimage.org/isk3atsdv/20121007_PD4384.jpg
http://s7.postimage.org/a5p9fticr/20121007_PD4390.jpg

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Kungaparets resa i Minneapolis, dag 3 - Sveriges Kungahus [NS4 version]
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I've visited the state of Minnesota several times and if I didn't live in Florida, this is one state I would love to reside in (only if it wasn't so cold). I've been to the American Swedish Institute several years ago.
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videos>http://news.blog.gustavus.edu/2012/1...e-royal-visit/

galleries> Royal Visit - a set on Flickr
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There are videos of the visit to Gustavus Adolphus you can connect to through the college's website www.gustavus.edu
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