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Activities 2014

For additional German activities in the area see the website of the 
Deutschamerikanischer Bürgerverein von Maryland: www.md-germans.org

April 11, 2014

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.
May 18 , 2014

Student Awards Ceremony

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.

Awards 2014 pictures   Report in Amerika Woche by Mary Upman
Award winners 2013
Award winners 2012
Award winners 2011  Article in Amerika Woche
Award winners 2010
Article about the awards ceremony, 2009
Article about the awards ceremony, 2008
June 22, 2014

Great German Family Picnic on the Shores of Chesapeake Bay

Sunday Afternoon, 12 pm - 5 pm
Three Covered Pavilions on a Great Seashore Location at Kurtz's Beach
Hot food- Draft Beer (German & Domestic), Soda, Iced Tea & Coffee
July 26-27, 2014

Maryland German Festival

Timonium Fair Grounds 
Saturday 11:30 to 10:00 p.m.
Sunday 11:30 to 6:00 p.m.
Adults $8, Seniors $6, Military $6, Kids free (under 12)
Pictures 2014
Pictures from the German Festival 2013
Pictures from the German Festival 2012
Article and pictures from 2010 Festival
Article and pictures from 2009 Festival
Article about the 2008 Festival by Mary Upman

  
September 18, 2014

Society for the History of Germans in Maryland

Dinner and Lecture, $40.00, at Zion Church, 6:00 pm
General Stricker and the Defense of Baltimore in 1814

contact: Dr. Nicholas Fessenden  nicholasfessenden@comcast.net
September 28, 2014

Michaelis-Festgottesdienst

Zion Church, Baltimore, 5:00pm to 8:30pm
Our annual festive Ecumenical Vespers Service, celebrating St. Michael and All Angels, and giving thanks for the freedom to worship in all German-speaking nations; co-sponsored by: The German Society of Maryland, the Society for the History of Germans in Maryland, Zion, Christ Inner Harbor and St. Mark’s Churches. Reception (co-sponsored by the German Society) after the service in the Adlersaal.

October 6, 2014Celebrate 25 Years of the German American Friendship Garden in Washington D.C.  10:00 AM


October 14, 2014 

German American Day at McDaniel College

Deutsch ist großartig

This year marks the 20th anniversary of German-American Day, which we would like to celebrate by hosting ARTIG (http://www.artig-band.de/), a young German rock band from Bochum Germany.

contact: Mohamed Esa-mesa@mcdaniel.edu

October 15, 2014

  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
November 1,  2014

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Awards Banquet and Dinner Dance 2014

Zion Church Adlersaal, Baltimore, Maryland, 6 p.m.
To honor our distinguished 2014 Honorees

Brigitte and Nick Fessenden

place and ad in the banquet program

2013 Banquet Pictures
2012 banquet pictures Article by Mary Upman
 2011 banquet pictures article by Mary Upman
2010 banquet pictures and article by Mary Upman
2009 Banquet Pictures
Report about the 2008 Banquet by Mary Upman
Pictures from the Banquet 2007
Report about the 2007 Banquet by Mary Upman
Report about the 2006 Banquet by Mary Upman
Pictures from banquet 2006
Pictures from the banquet, 2002

November  2014

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