‘Spargelzeit’ – GACC To Host White Asparagus Gala Dinner in San Francisco

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Spring, the season for a precious vegetable: White Asparagus Are you craving white asparagus? While you might be able to find the ‘white gold’ as it is often referred to at different times of the year, the real season for this ‘royal vegetable’ is spring, and Germany is getting ready …

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‘Harmony’ a Musical About Germany’s “Comedian Harmonists” On Stage in Los Angeles

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Harmony, the musical by Barry Manilow and Bruce Sussman retells the story about the widely celebrated German vocal ensemble ‘The Comedian Harmonists’ of the 1920’s. “They are the Beatles of Germany “ said Barry Manilow in a recent interview with KPCC. He mentions that nobody ever knew them had you asked someone on …

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NDR Reporter Looks for Northern Germans Living in California

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Are You A Northern German Living An Adventurous Life In California? NDR author Christian Papesch is looking for Northern Germans living in California, who are doing something exciting, extraordinary or perhaps adventurous with their life far away from Germany. If you feel you are the one, or know someone who …

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California German Immersion Outdoor Science Camp from June 29-July 4, 2014

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It might seem a bit early to think of summer just yet. But hey, we are already in March and I remember 2014 just having started!! For everyone planning for summer 2014, and especially looking into summer activities for their children, here is a great camp for kids. Organized by …

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German Movie Night at Occidental College, Los Angeles

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Occidental College hosts another German Movie Night sponsored by the German Department. “Die Welle” (The Wave), a film by Dennis Gansel, will show on Wednesday February 12, 2014 at 8pm. In this 2008 movie, a teacher tries to make his High School students aware that even in our days, three generations after Wold …

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Milka World in Munich: A Milka Adventure Right in the City

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Do you love Milka… in fact Milka chocolates? If you can answer this with a definite YES, then Milka World in Munich will be heaven on earth for you. In 2012 Milka World opened doors on an entire floor of the Schrannenhalle, right behind the Viktualienmarkt, and has become a new Munich attraction. I had heard about it, but on my …

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Memories of a Fun German Summer Camp at Big Bear Lake

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Though Summer is officially over we wanted to take a last glance back at it and share a short review of one of Southern California’s successful German summer camps. Organized by GASA (the German American School Association), the German Summer Camp at Big Bear Lake is now in its second year. The camp site is close to Los Angeles and …

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German Apple Crumb Cake – A Fruity Summer Cake

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Summer is calling, school is out and picnics outside in the garden, on the porch or at the beach are the perfect setting for get-togethers with family and friends. A German Apple Crumb Cake makes for a delicious dessert. You can enjoy it after a nice meal or with a cup of …

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Richard Wagner’s 200th Birthday – The World Celebrated his Bicentennial This Week

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This past Wednesday,May 22, the famous German composer Richard Wagner would have turned 200 years old. A controversial and eccentric figure throughout his lifetime, he was commemorated this year by many opera houses throughout the world and special festivals celebrating his Bicentenary.   Growing Up in Germany and Life in …

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Deutsche Spargelzeit – German White Asparagus Season: Get the Real Deal in San Francisco!

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Traditionally, “Spargelzeit”, the white asparagus season, starts in Germany around mid-April and lasts until June 24th. But this year, because of the harsh winter, the harvesting time had been moved out to the end of April. It was just too cold for the asparagus to grow and the only ones …

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