Activities 2017

For additional German activities in the area see the website of the 
Deutschamerikanischer Bürgerverein von Maryland:

April 21, 2017

Annual Meeting and Casual Dinner

of the German Society is held at the Zion Church in Baltimore.
 Dinner is at 6:30 pm. (free) Please bring a dessert.
Meeting immediately following the dinner.
Pictures from the 2015 meeting
April 23, 2017

Student Awards Ceremony
3:00 pm at Zion Church in Baltimore

for  High School and College German students
Cash awards are presented to HS students who scored in the top 20% on the National AATG German exam.
2016 Award Pictures and Program
2015 Award Pictures and Program

pictures from earlier awards ceremonies
June , 2017

Great German Family Picnic on the Shores of Chesapeake Bay at Kurtz's Beach

Three Covered Pavilions on a Great Seashore Location at Kurtz's Beach
Hot food- Draft Beer (German & Domestic), Soda, Iced Tea & Coffee
July 22-23, 2017

Maryland German Festival

Timonium Fair Grounds 
pictures from the festival-2016

pictures from earlier festivals
September 23, 2017

Oktoberfest at Timonium Fairgrounds

organized by the Buergerverein of Maryland

information and prices


The U-Deutschland Exhibit continues at the Maryland Historical Society of Maryland

See the Maryland Historical Society site:

October, 2017

Michaelmas-Ecumenical Vespers Service

Zion Church, Baltimore, 4:00pm to 7:00pm
more information

October 6, 2017Celebrate the German American Friendship Garden in Washington D.C.
Article about the celebration at the Friendship Garden 

notify Anton Smoot to attend:

Society for the History of Germans in Maryland

Send ticket requests to: Dr. Randall Donaldson, Modern Languages and Literature, Loyola University of Maryland, 4501 N. Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21210-2699.
For more information contact Nicholas Fessenden, President of the Society for the History of the Germans in Maryland, or 443-542-2263.

October , 2017

German American Day at McDaniel College

for information contact: Mohamed


  Baron Johann deKalb

Our Society will honor his memory at a ceremony on the grounds of
the State House in Annapolis in front of the deKalb
-statue on the southwest lawn.
more information

Henry Gunther Memorial Service


November , 2017


Awards Banquet and Dinner Dance 2017

The Valley Mansion by Martins

2016 Banquet Pictures

2015 Banquet Pictures

more banquet pictures
November , 2017

Christkindl Markt at Zion Church in Baltimore
Saturday 10-4; Sunday 11-4

more information