Happy 4th of July

Connections between German Americans and the Birth of the Nation Once upon a time, on the 4th of July 1776, a day that held immense significance for the United States, there existed a hidden tapestry of connections between German Americans and the birth of the nation. Although this day was not traditionally considered a German… Continue reading Happy 4th of July

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April 18, 1521 – 500 years ago

500 Year Martin Luther April 18, 1521

Martin Luther Martin Luther defies the Roman Emperor at the Diet of Worms. Martin Luther, the main initiator of Protestantism, defied the Roman Emperor Charles V by refusing to recant his writings. He had been summoned to Worms to appear before the Diet of the Holy Roman Empire to answer charges of heresy. Martin Luther… Continue reading April 18, 1521 – 500 years ago

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EASTER Eggstravaganza

Easter Eggstravaganza GERMAN SCHOOL 2022 at Old World

Family Event with lots of Easter Games Saturday March 31st from 2:00 – 4:00 pm At Old World in Huntington Beach Host by GERMANSCHOOLcampus A Free Family Easter Event with lots of Traditional Easter Games and activities like: Easter Egg Hunt around Old World Village Easter Egg coloring Easter Egg Run Sack Race Face painting… Continue reading EASTER Eggstravaganza

October 3rd

October – A Month Rich in Historical Events in Germany that Shaped the Whole World Today is October 3rd. A very important date in German history as we are about to learn this month at German class at our school. And there is a lot more history to cover this October. German-American Heritage Month is… Continue reading October 3rd

The history of Thanksgiving

Harvesting Gratitude: A Thanksgiving Feast of Blessings and Joy Thanksgiving is a holiday celebrated primarily in the United States and Canada. Its history is rooted in early 17th-century events and has evolved over time. Here’s a short version of the history of Thanksgiving: Pilgrims and the Mayflower (1620): In 1620, a group of English Pilgrims… Continue reading The history of Thanksgiving

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100 Jahre Deutsches Radio

Eine Reise durch die Geschichte der Ätherwellen Seit über einem Jahrhundert ist das Radio ein fester Bestandteil unseres Lebens. Es hat die Art und Weise, wie wir Informationen empfangen, Unterhaltung genießen und uns über die Welt informieren, revolutioniert. In diesem Artikel werden wir uns auf die faszinierende Geschichte des deutschen Radios konzentrieren und die Höhepunkte,… Continue reading 100 Jahre Deutsches Radio

German-American Day October 6

Celebrating German American Heritage Month: A Rich Tapestry of Tradition and Legacy October is a special month for all German Americans, as it marks the celebration of German-American Heritage Month. It’s a time for us to shine a spotlight on the rich history, traditions, and contributions of the German-American community to the United States. This… Continue reading German-American Day October 6

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