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ST. CHARLES COUNTY GERMAN CLUB NEWSLETTER
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 4, 2018
The German Heritage of St. Charles County
Dorris Keeven-Franke, Executive Director of Missouri Germans Consortium will share the history of the German emigrants that filled St. Charles County beginning in the 1830s. Part of Missouri's German Heritage Corridor, St. Charles County is one of Missouri's most "German" in our State. Dinner program is at Rendezvous Cafe and Wine Bar, 217 S. Main Street, O'Fallon, (MO-63366) at 6pm. Dinner is order from the menu. You do not need to be a member to attend. RSVP is encouraged and can be made by calling 636-221-1524.
SUNDAY, MAY 6, 2018
ANNUAL MAIFEST DINNER
Join us in St. Charles, at the Mother-in-Law House on Main Street as we celebrate springtime and our German Heritage in St. Charles County.
Enjoy a German style dinner with friends at this historic site.
Dinner is at 1p.m. and is by reservation in advance (by May 1st) and is $25 and can be made by check or credit card. To make reservations call 636-221-1524 . Need not be a member, everyone is welcome.
Wednesday, June 6 2018
Program and Location TBD
NO JULY MEETING
We are saddened by the loss recently of two of our members:
Gene proudly served his country in the United States Navy and was a member of the St. Charles Lodge #241 AF & AM Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.
April 13, 2018 4:00pm Arnold “Gene” Lorensen, age 83, of Saint Charles, Missouri,
March 9, 2018. Gene proudly served his country in the United States Navy and was a member of the St. Charles Lodge #241 AF & AM Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.
2November 22, 1934 - March 9, 2018: St.
Memorial: John United Church of ChristFriday
April 13, 2018 2:00pm to 4:00pm Memorial Service: St.
John United Church of Christ Friday
Bob was an active supporter of “all things German” in St. Charles County and promoter at all the German events. Active for many years in the St. Charles County German Heritage Club and the St. Charles- Ludwigsburg Sister Cities he was a joy to all of his friends. We are deeply saddened by this loss.
July 15, 1938 - March 14, 2018
Born in St. Louis, MO
Resided in St. Charles, MO
· Visitation: Baue Funeral & Memorial Center, 3950 West Clay, 63301
o Tuesday March 20, 2018 2:00pm to 8:00pm
· Funeral Service: Baue Funeral & Memorial Center, 3950 West Clay, 63301
o Wednesday March 21, 2018 10:30am
· Interment: Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery
o Wednesday March 21, 2018
If you need to renew or would like to join the St. Charles County German Heritage Club, please print this page and fill out the form below. Thanks! Mail it with a check for $15 to 1355 Fairgrounds #430, St. Charles, MO 63301
The newsletter is emailed to all members, and posted on the web http://www.stcharlesgermanclub.org/ We appreciate your helping us in keeping costs down by not having to mail the newsletters.
AVAILABLE FOR SPECIAL EVENTS
Our German Heritage Exhibit Panels are available to groups for special viewings. They made their debut at the 2014 Saint Charles Oktoberfest, and have since traveled to Lindenwood University's Spellman Center and the Frenchtown Museum. To reserve the exhibit for your venue, please contact Dorris Keeven-Franke at 636-221-1524.
To all who've invested their time, ideas, and money toward this wonderful cultural exhibit we say DANKE SCHÖN.
We invite everyone to all of our meetings as we love to share our German Heritage with all
The 2016 Saint Charles Oktoberfest and St. Charles German Heritage Club want to say DANKE to our volunteers in the German Cultural Tent:
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