On Wednesday, August 5, 2015 the St. Charles German Heritage Club will have a free program: Tracking those Ancestors Back to Germany at the Stegton’s Regency Banquet Center (1450 Wall Street, St. Charles, Mo 63033) at 7pm. by Dorris Keeven-Franke.
a trumpet called the crowd together in front of a flag-draped speakers platform. After the chorus sang several appropriate songs and the Declaration of Independence was read, the main speaker addressed the crowd.
Now Missouri Humanities Council Executive Director Steve Belko has announced a new heritage tourism initiative called Missouri’s German Heritage Corridor that shares that history, and brings this very rich and important part of our culture and heritage to life today. Missouri Germans Consortium’s Director Dorris Keeven-Franke will be assisting with the survey.
Missouri Germans Consortium is planning A Trip to the Dawn of Utopia in September 2015! From September 23, 2015 through October 1, 2015 you can TRAVEL to Germany and experience the cities of Giessen, Nieder-Gemünden, and Bremen,… Read more Visit Germany and the Dawn of Utopia →
Friedrich Muench wrote “such that we had gathered considerable participation and then published the Society’s statutes. It was excellently received, and encouraged us to become bold; thousands wanted to join us, and to help with the plans necessary for the realization. This certainly would have happened, had everything gone according to our expectations.”
This exhibit is about to close. There is only a few days left to see it. Utopia – Revisiting a German State in America will close on Sunday, April 19, and return to Germany. Come see it before its gone.
The new spring issue of Missouri German Consortium’s quarterly e-journal Der Anzeiger will be delivered on April 1st! And for just a short time more, you can still receive future issues as a Charter subscriber and save 20% on the regular $25 price for an annual subscription.
This intense 15 hour evening course, which is 2.5 hours for each of 6 evenings, is offered by the City of St. Charles Adult & Career Education Department, in St. Charles,… Read more German Genealogy Course offered →