2003-2004 Events Calendar

Fall

  • Every Wednesday
    4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
    at the German House

    September 3, 10, 17, 24
    October 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
    November 5, 12, 19
    December 3, 10
Kaffeestunde
Come and speak German over coffee and snacks. All ability levels invited and welcome!
  • October 12 - December 28
    at the Brauer Museum (VUCA)
Art Exhibit:
"Baroque Manger Scenes from the Sülchgauer Altertumsverein in Rottenburg am Neckar, Germany"
A small exhibition to get you thinking about Christmas.
  • October 25
    Saturday
    9:00 a.m.
    at the German House
Workshop for area high school teachers of German:
"Günter Grass im Deutschunterricht: Mein Jahrhundert." Led by Prof. Hans Weber of the Bergische Universität Wuppertal.
  • November 17 - 21
    Monday - Thursday
    9:00 p.m.
    at the German House
"Food, Cooking, and Eating: an International Film Festival"
Monday - Like Water for Chocolate (Mexico, 1992)
Tuesday - Mostly Martha (German, 2000)
Wednesday - Ingredients for Dreams (Germany, 2001)
Thursday - Babette's Feast (Denmark, 1988)

Spring

  • January 7 - February 27, 2004
    at the German House
Book Exhibit:
"Luther and the Bible"
Early printed books from the collection of Moellering Library.
Opening reception on Friday, January 9, 4 - 6 p.m.
  • February 7
    Saturday
    9:00 p.m. - midnight
Fastnacht Dance
Featuring "Jay Fox and the Bavarian Showtime Band."
  • February 12
    Thursday
    7:30 p.m.
    in the Duesenberg Recital Hall (VUCA)
Lecture:
"Luther's Influence on the German Language"
Prof. Dr. phil. Werner Besch (University at Bonn)
  • April 26
    Monday
    9:00 a.m.
    in the Duesenberg Recital Hall (VUCA)

Theaterfest 2004
Participating High Schools and German Teachers:

- Wheeler High School, Michele Ault
- Valparaiso High School, Elke Bowman
- Crown Point High Schoo, David Rosenbaum
- Hebron High School, Carrie Slusser
- Portage High School, Susan Squire