The Young Scandinavians Club, or YSC for short, is a social club for Scandinavian and Scandinavian-American individuals and families of all ages in the San Francisco Bay Area. Events take place throughout Northern California. Members have access to club-owned cabins in Clear Lake and Lake Tahoe, while social and cultural events take place year round in and near San Francisco.


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Those with Danish, Finnish, Icelandic, Norwegian, or Swedish heritage may qualify for membership, with rates starting at just $35 per year.

"The YSC is an amazing organization for both the young and the young-at-heart. "

Peter Nordström

UPCOMING EVENTS

Happy Hour at Novela

February 23, 2018

Join us for the 2nd Happy Hour of 2018. Come and mingle with fellow YSC members, YSC board members, and friends of YSC. Check out the Facebook event.
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Spirit of the Olympics – Intro to Curling

March 3, 2018

Intro to Curling like a Norwegian.
March 3 at 4:45 PM (arrive at 4:30)
Oakland Ice Center
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Easter Luncheon

March 31, 2018

Come join the YSC to celebrate Easter (on Saturday) with a traditional Scandinavian buffet!
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Valborgsmässoafton Bonfire 2018

April 27, 2018

Valborgsmässoafton Bonfire 2018 at Ocean Beach on Friday, April 27, 2018.
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Hsieh’s Dinner Party, Jazz Festival and Hike 2018

May 12, 2018

George and Nete Hsieh have once again volunteered to host their traditional spring party at their beautiful home in Walnut Creek on Saturday, May 12 at 3:00 pm. The YSC is very grateful for their incredible hospitality.

Ticket info: TBD
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Epic Opening Clear Lake Party

June 1, 2018

June 1-3. Tickets will be available soon. 2018 Clear Lake season opening party kicks off with a special party weekend for the club's younger and wilder members.
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The Young Scandinavians Club currently consists of around 1,000 members. Despite the "Young" in Young Scandinavians Club, there is a great variety of age groups represented.

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