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Changes to the Board of Directors

Effective March 31, 2016, the Board of Directors has appointed Mr. Nico Ahn to act as interim secretary until the election at the Annual Members' Meeting at the end of May.

Invoices for Membership Fees

We would like to inform our members that invoices for membership dues ($ 40 for regular members) will be sent out on April 1, mostly by e-mail, to save postage. You may pay your membership dues online (see link to payment page on the invoice), or continue to write cheques and send them to the address listed on the invoice. Members who joined during the fiscal year will receive a "first-year credit", i.e. their membership dues for this year will be reduced according to the starting date of their membership.

Changes to the Board of Directors of the Society

Effective January 1, 2016, Nico Ahn has stepped down as Member of the Board and Secretary of the German Society of Montreal.

Nico Ahn has decided to retire from the board due to his relocation to Munich past September. In his resignation letter he thanked the Board for the trust they placed in him over the past years. He will remain available to support the Society in an advisory capacity.

Terrorattentat in Paris

Nach den schweren Attentaten am Freitagabend in Paris, findet am Sonntag, den 14. November 2015 um 10.00 Uhr am Quartier des spectacles eine Solidaritätskundgebung der Bürger der Stadt Montreal statt.

An der Kundgebung nehmen auch Herr Denis Coderre, Bürgermeister von Montreal und Frau Catherine Feuillet, Generalkonsulin Frankreichs teil. Der Marsch fängt am Quartier des spectacles an und endet am französischen Generalkonsulat (1501, avenue du McGill College).

Unsere Gedanken und unser Mitgefühl sind bei den Opfern und Angehörigen der Anschläge.

Kondolenzbuch für Altbundeskanzler Helmut Schmidt

Eine Nachricht von Herrn Generalkonsul Walter Leuchs.
Un message de Monsieur Walter Leuchs, Consul général de la République fédérale de l'Allemagne à Montréal.
A message from Mr. Walter Leuchs, Consul-General of the Federal Republic of German in Montreal.

Liebe Freunde des deutschen Generalkonsulates,

Altbundeskanzler Helmut Schmidt ist heute (10.11.) nachmittag in Hamburg verstorben. Er war der deutsche Bundeskanzler von 1974 bis 1982; zuvor war er bereits Bundesverteidigungs- und -finanzminister.

Weihnachtsmarkt: Freiwillige Helfer! Volunteers! Bénévoles!

Am Samstag, den 3. Dezember 2016 findet unser Weihnachtsmarkt im Rathaus von Town of Mont-Royal statt. Wie jedes Jahr suchen wir wieder freiwillige Helfer für das Aufbauen, den Verkauf an den verschiedenen Ständen und Stationen und das Abbauen. The bazaar is a fundraiser to support the Society cultural and charitable programs.

Wenn Sie Zeit und Lust hätten sich für eine Schicht von 1-2 Stunden zu engagieren, schreiben Sie bitte eine kurze E-Mail an Frau Lili Ahn (info@deutschegesellschaft.ca).

New and improved Photo Gallery

Over the coming days, the German Society will be migrating its photo gallery to a new platform at photos.germansociety.ca. We hope you will enjoy the new presentation of photos from our events and activities. Please let us know what you think on Facebook, Twitter or Google+.

German Society publishes its Annual Report 2015

In an effort to increase transparency and improve communication with its members, the German Society has for the first time published its Annual Report online. We invite our members, partners and other stakeholders to take a look. The Annual Report 2015 contains three sections, outlining the Society's acheivements, activities and financial performance in the year ended March 31, 2015. Due to the year end of March 31, the financial results of the German Gala Ball 2015 are not included in this result, but will be included in the Annual Report 2016.

German Gala Ball 2015: Photos

We hope you enjoyed the 2015 German Gala Ball! Pictures from the evening (including the protrait shots of your and your families) are now available on our photographers website. You can download the photos from the site for free.

Please let us know if you have any questions. Enjoy the photos.

Photo Website (ipi.phanfare.com/6893624)

Alles Gute zum Muttertag! Happy Mother's Day! Joyeuse Fête des Mères!

Every day is a good day to thank your mother for all she’s done for you, but busy schedules make it easy to forget. We would like to wish Happy Mother's Day to all mothers, grand mothers, great grand mothers, etc. 

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