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Houston Saengerbund 2017 Spring Concert – Fruehlingskonzert

The Houston Saengerbund invites all to its Fruehlingskonzert on Tuesday, April 25, 2017, at 7:30 p.m.  The concert will take place at First Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1311 Holman, Houston, TX  77004.  Admission is free. The Houston Saengerbund, founded in 1883, is the oldest musical association in the city. The purpose […]

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Christ the King Lutheran Church 2017 Ostergottesdienst – German Language Easter Service

Die Christ the King Lutheran Church heisst Euch herzlich willkommen zum Ostergottesdienst in deutscher Sprache unter freiem Himmel mit Empfang im Gemeindesaal am 16. April 2017 um 14 Uhr. Die Kirche befindet sich an 2353 Rice Boulevard.  Man kann kostenlos auf dem Rice University Stadiumparkplatz parken. Christ the King Lutheran […]

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Murder, Mayhem and a Great Meal – Join Paul Hopper on the “Goetterdaemmerung – The Twilight of Houston Grand Opera’s Ring Cycle”

Murder, Mayhem, and a great Meal – the curse of the Ring continues as potions lead to betrayals, deception, and murder. The Houston-Leipzig Sister City Association cordially invites you to a social gathering and talk with the inimitable Paul Hopper, dramaturg at the Houston Grand Opera on Götterdämmerung – The Twilight […]

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2017 Annual Texas German Society Convention In La Grange, Texas

The Texas German Society to Hold its State-wide Annual Convention in La Grange March 18 By Paul Schenck An estimated 400 members of the Texas German Society (TGS) and its seventeen chapters from throughout the state will meet in La Grange on March 18. This 34th annual state convention of […]

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HOWDY RODEO FANS AT THE GERMAN INSTITUTE!!!

I am a volunteer for the Carnival Ticket Sales Committee representing the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo.  Through the sales of HALF PRICE carnival packs, admission tickets and the solicitation of donations, our dedicated volunteers raised $7.8 million last year alone to help support the Show’s mission and Texas youth […]

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The German American Chamber Presents: Getting Trade Policy Right – A German Perspective

Boris Ruge, Minister and Deputy Chief of Mission of the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Washington, D.C. will present and discuss Germany’s perspective on international trade relations. Mr. Boris Ruge has been the Minister and Deputy Chief of Mission of the German Embassy in Washington, D.C. since […]

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The German American Chamber Presents: Houston’s First “Schlagerparty”

Come together and celebrate Houston’s first German Disco Party Join us for an evening of fun and great music – you’ll have a great time! Dress up as the Schlager-Queen or Disco-King of the night and enter our costume contest for a chance to win a special prize. Complimentary appetizers […]

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GERMAN CLASSES FOR CHILDREN AND TEENAGERS – Rosenberg and The Woodlands – Spring 2017

The German Institute for the Southwest is offering classes for children and teenagers in Rosenberg and The Woodlands.  Do enroll now, Early Bird Registrations are in effect: 10 Week Spring Camp – Saturday Immersion Classes for Children and Teenagers in Rosenberg – March 11 to May 20, 2017 *** BRAND […]

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We’re Hiring – We Need Teachers and Assistants for our German Programs

Lead German Teacher in The Woodlands The German Institute for the Southwest holds an existing, vibrant German-language immersion program for children and youths (ages 6 to 16) from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Saturday mornings in Woodlands. We need a lead teacher, who is a native German or speaks […]

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Save the Date: “Career Made in Germany” – Career Day for Students of German in Houston

The German Institute for the Southwest will organize a Career Day for high school and college students on April 21, 2017, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the Auditorium – First Floor, 1330 Post Oak Boulevard, Houston, TX  77056.  We will have representatives from the Goethe-Institut, the Zentralstelle fuer […]

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