By KANE COUNTY CHRONICLE - planitkanenews@shawmedia.com comp:000049183ad5:000000023d:5016 The Swedish Days festival will continue this weekend, with events scheduled through Sunday in Geneva. new
Festival goers enjoy the carnival at the Swedish Days Festival Thursday in downtown Geneva. (Michaela Simone photo)

GENEVA – The Swedish Days festival will continue this weekend, with events scheduled through Sunday in Geneva. One event – the kids parade set for Friday – was canceled because of inclement weather.

Among the highlights:

• On Saturday, the Geneva Public Library will have the conclusion of its annual used book sale, until 3 p.m. at 127 James St. Also, the All-American Soapbox Derby takes place between Campbell and Fulton streets. From 8 a.m. to noon, there will be Swedish pancakes served at Geneva Lutheran Church, 301 S. Third St. The Sweden Väst will be from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at North Fourth Street.

• On Sunday, the Swedish Days parade will start at 1 p.m. An all-you-can-eat breakfast will be presented at the American Legion Post 75 tent on South Second Street. Also, the carnival and amusements will continue.

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