Little Sweden Meets the Big Island
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Välkommen turned into a hearty aloha in Lindsborg over the weekend after a Swedish Luau broke out downtown. Merchants and a few big kahunas helped plan the first ever crossover event that celebrates the warmth of the Hawaiian culture during the cold winter in Little Sweden … (Read more)
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Merissa Anderson of Manhattan, Kansas recently identified all 5 mystery photos in Dala Town’s Snapshot $150 contest to win $150 in the drawing. Here she recounts some memories of Lindsborg and looks forward to using her prize money for her wedding day.
The Miracle of Christmas
Performing Handel’s Messiah at Bethany College has been part of Lindsborg’s DNA for 138 years. This Sunday, January 27, you can join the chorus as the community and college will once again embark on a journey to tell … (Read more)
Four area pastors recently shared their thoughts and wonderment as they pondered the birth of Jesus and the story that enveloped the people around Bethlehem over 2,000 years ago. Enjoy this video as all of us at Dala Town wish you a warm and wonderful Christmas!
Thankful for Friends
The Swedish Crafts program at Bethany College has breathed new life into a lost art in Lindsborg: broom making. Area farmer Vince Rocco teamed up with Bethany to plant and harvest the broomcorn crop, helping students touch the past … (Read more)
Art of Kindness
The aroma of hot soups and fresh breads greeted patrons at the door on a bone-chilling Saturday as Friends of the Lindsborg Library hosted the annual We Are Thankful meal. The event is a delicious way for the organization to thank the community and … (Read more)
Running for Home
Retired business owner Robert Johnson was just five years old when his widowed mother took a job at Bethany College, giving the youngster a chance to bond with one of Lindsborg's most famous residents. Johnson returns to the studio where Swedish artist … (Read more)
This fall semester has been a long-awaited homecoming for Maria and Lukas Apel. The siblings recently returned to Lindsborg after living in Sweden during … (Read more)
Greg and BrookeAnna Peterson are newlyweds with a new dream, turning their farm (The Heights) just northwest of Lindsborg into a venue for hosting receptions and agricultural education. Greg, a founding member of the YouTube sensation Peterson Farm Bros … (Read more)