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Events Calendar

We have bi-weekly gatherings and events throughout the year.

Check out our upcoming events below

 

Date: February 20, Tuesday 7 PM
Place:  Latvian Hall, Downstairs, 504 Grand Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Event:  Lecture by Dr. Stark
Description: A look at social and political reason that Germans came to the US in the second half of the 1800s. Open to members and guests.

Date: February 28th, Wednesday, 6 to 8 PM
Place: Big Lake Brewery, 13 W 7th St, Holland, MI
Event:  Roving Stammtisch
Description:  Come join us for good drinks and even better conversation at our Roving Stammtisch.
Connect with us:  RSVP here for this event on our Facebook page.
Contact:  Jürgen Brat – [email protected]

Date: March 7, Thursday at 7 PM
Place:  Latvian Hall, 504 Grand Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Event:  German Game Night
Description:  *Now hosted on the first Thursday of each month*  Play German card games or board games.  Nic will teach Skad to willing victims. Andy will teach 6 Nimmt. Bring a snack if you like. Drinks will be provided.
Connect with us:  RSVP here for this event on our Facebook page.
Contact: Susan Aalsburg – [email protected]

Date: March 8, Friday 7:30 PM
Place: Park Church, 10 East Park Place, Grand Rapids
Event:  Vienna Boys Choir
Description: These gifted musicians with voices of unforgettable beauty are part of four touring choirs that hail from dozens of nations and together give over 300 concerts a year around the world.  Tickets are $25. Use this link
to buy them:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/vienna-boys-choir-in-concert-tickets-796108852007

Date: March 12 , Tuesday 6 to 8 PM
Place:  Küsterer Brauhaus – 642 Bridge St NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504
Event:  Stammtisch
Description:  Come join us for good drinks and even better conversation at our regular Stammtisch on Tuesday, June 13th from 6p – 8p at Küsterer Brauhaus, hosted by the Edelweiss Club of Grand Rapids (Kim Davis).
Connect with us:  RSVP here for this event on our Facebook page.
Contact: Kim Davis – [email protected]

Date: March 15 , Friday 7 PM
Place:  Latvian Hall  downstairs
Event:  Easter Egg workshop
Description:  Mona Leeder will be teaching a egg decorating in the Eastern European style
Contact: Susan Aalsburg – [email protected]

Date: March 17, Sunday 5 PM
Place:  St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 134 Division N, Grand Rapids
Event:  Free concert. The Musical Leipzig
Description:  Program 4 of a GVSU free classical music concert series. Since the time of Bach, Leipzig has remained to be one of the most influential musical cities in the world. This season, we are exploring music by the composers who had associations with this city. Join us as we travel and trace the artistic lineage stemming from the Musical Leipzig! There is a lecture at 4:15 and the concert starts at 5.  Free parking in the church parking lot. Afterglow party TBD.

Date: May 4,  Saturday 3 to 5 PM
Place:  Latvian Hall  downstairs
Event:  General Membership Meeting
Description:  All members are invited to our bi-annual meeting where you can find out how the club is doing and help  elect board members.
Contact: Herbert Fitzon – [email protected]

Date: July 15,  Saturday  3 to 8 PM
Place:  Rockford Community Cabin – 220 N Monroe St, Rockford, MI 49341
Event:  Annual Picnic – It’s time to sign-up for the Annual Edelweiss Picnic. Please indicate how many members will attend and if any are children. We will privide everything but we ask that you bring your own plates, silverware, napkins, mugs, or glasses to avoid waist. The Pig Roast is back.
Description: Food, Games & Gemütlichkeit!
Connect with us:  RSVP using the Sign Up Genius.
Contact: Herbert Fitzon – [email protected]