Germanic American Institute Activities for May

Burgenlander Bunch Genealogy Group Next meeting is Sunday, May 20. For more information, please contact Charlie Deutsch at charlie.deutsch@gmail.com

Deutscher Stammtisch Tuesday, May 8. Monthly home-cooked luncheon featuring German food, conversation, and cultural programming. $9 for members and non-members. Call Eberhard Bulach for programming suggestions, 651.455.7425. RSVP to the GAI office by Friday, May 4.

Deutscher Damenklub Join us on the third Monday of each month for a potluck lunch and conversation. Contact Helga Parnell, 651.457.1590.

Deutscher SprachklubTuesday, May 15, 7pm. The theme is Zeigen und Erzählen. The item you bring may be old or new, but tell us why it is special to you. It is always most interesting and informative. Please bring a friend. For questions, contact Helga Parnell, 651.457.1590.

Haus and Grounds Haus and Grounds will meet Thursday, May 17th from 9am-noon. This session will focus on flower-planting and other outdoor work. Lunch and beer will be served after the work is finished! Contact Jim Gruetzman, 651.783.2996, jgruetzman@gai-mn.org

KinoKneipe Friday, May 18. Grab a beer, socialize, and use your German! 7pm conversation hour, 7:30pm screening of "Erleuchtung garantiert" ("Enlightenment Guaranteed"--Dörre, 1999.) Two brothers, a Japanese Zen monastery and unexpected quests come together to create a poignant comedy. In German with English subtitles. Non-German speakers also welcome. For more information, please contact Nichole Neuman, kino@gai-mn.org

Kreuz und Quer Meets Tuesday, May 1 from 7-9pm at the Black Forest Inn (1 East 26th Street, Minneapolis) and Thursday, May 17 from 7-9pm at the Glockenspiel (605 7th Street, Saint Paul.) Contact Sean Toren, kq@gai-mn.org

Laufgruppe Saturday mornings at 9am. Run, speak, and have fun in German! Running distance is decided based on who shows up. Contact Kristina Kvarnlov-Leverty, laufgruppe@gai-mn.org

Lesekreis This reading group meets May 21 at 12pm in the GAI library. Contact Nancy McGuiness, nmcguiness@comcast.net
Modelleisenbahngruppe (Germanic Model Trains) Group meets the second Saturday of the month at 1pm in the GAI Summit Room (2nd floor.) Contact Bill Eisenmann or Michael Nollan, bahngruppe@gai-mn.org

Skatklub Join us on the first and third Tuesdays of the month at 7pm for one of the most popular card games in Germany. All players welcome. Contact Christian Engelbrecht, skat@gai-mn.org

Spiel und Krabbelgruppe Wednesday mornings, sessions at 10am and 12pm. Contact Sabrina Kolleck to find out where the playgroup meets and to be added to the playgroup's contact list, spielgruppe@gai-mn.org

Twin Cities Männerchor Contact Roger Arent for information and rehearsal dates at 952.938.2534.

Volksfest Singers All singers are welcome to join the group at 7:30pm on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month. Dorothy Gitter-Uhler, 651.457.2338.

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