News in our Community

German-American Friendship Month

Tue August 26th, 2014 by Gabi

Celebrate the special friendship month with a lot of great food, beer and wine, benefits, lectures, and of course the Steuben Parade on Fifth Avenue on September 20. There are some fun events for families as well!

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Super Soccer Stars with German speaking coaches!

Thu August 21st, 2014 by Gabi

Sign up now for our fall series of Super Soccer Stars fun – for the first time with German speaking coaches!

Saturdays: 2 classes in Prospect Park

Sundays: 1 class in Central Park

Age range: 3-6 years old


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TODAY: Last day for Lieder & Geschichten Early Bird Rates

Sat August 16th, 2014 by Gabi

If you’re thinking of signing up for fall semester of Lieder & Geschichten make sure you take advantage of the Early Bird rates which have been extended until today, August 21st!

In addition to the classes in the UWS there are 2 new options to choose from conveniently located in Midtown:

Lieder & Geschichten (0-2) on Saturdays
Lieder & Geschichten Kindertanz (4-8) also on Saturdays


New Job Listings: Deutsches Haus NYU | German Consulate

Wed August 13th, 2014 by Gabi

Looking for a full or part-time job? Please check out 2 interesting opportunities with the German Consulate and Deutsches Haus NYU in our job listing section.

Open House at Rella’s Spielhaus

Fri August 8th, 2014 by Gabi

Sunday, August 10th from 10AM – 11:30AM

More info about Rella’s Spielhaus. RSVP here!

Early Bird “Schnäppchen”

Mon August 4th, 2014 by Gabi

Planning to sign up for a fun class with your baby or toddler this fall? Don’t miss out on some early bird deals around town:

Lieder & Geschichten: August 17th, 2014

MusiKinderlein: August 6th, 2014

Scholarship Opportunities at German School Brooklyn – ACT NOW

Thu July 17th, 2014 by Gabi

In accordance with its mission the German School Brooklyn is happy to offer prospective students of families in need of financial aid the following scholarships through elementary school:

1. full scholarship per grade
1. 50% scholarship per grade
1. two for one discount per grade

In addition all first generation students, enrolling at full tuition for this school year will be granted a fixed tuition rate through grade 12.

Applications need to be submitted no later than 18. July to

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MusiKinderlein Trial Classes

Tue July 15th, 2014 by Gabi

The MusiKinderlein trial class with Jana on Friday, July 18th in the UES is fully booked. There is still space in the Saturday, July 19th class in Midtown.
Both classes are still available for the fall semester.

Open House this Sunday: German School Brooklyn

Thu July 10th, 2014 by Gabi


Great news from the German School Brooklyn:

The parent initiative is very happy and excited to finally share with you the address of our prospective location for the school and would love to to invite you to their first open house on:

Sunday, July 13th from 10.00am – 1.00pm

Muriel Plag and Kathrin Nagle will welcome you at
Union Temple Brooklyn on 17 Eastern Parkway right on Grand Army Plaza.

This will also be an opportunity to sign up for the school and bring in the admission papers if you haven’t done it yet.

Muriel and Kathrin are looking forward to seeing you all before we cheer the german soccer team at their final!


Happy 4th of July!

Fri July 4th, 2014 by Gabi

fireworks_184084We thought about writing a special blog post about all the fun activities going on this weekend, but there are so many other organizations out there who’ve done just that – so here we go sharing our some of our finds:

MommyPoppins: July 4th Weekend Fun for NYC Kids

igokids: Weekend Family Events – July 4th Weekend