This year again, on November 22, 2014, the German Society of Montreal invites to its traditional Christmas Bazaar, that attracted over 1 000 visitors last year. The Christmas Bazaar offers a wide selection of German dishes, cakes and beverages, such as the hot mulled wine typical for this time and season.
Get ready for an exclusive and authentic Bavarian experience. The Festival Montréal fête la Bavière will run from October 3 to 5 at Marché Bonsecours in Old Montreal. The event will feature an extensive lineup of products, beers - including brands like Fürstenberg, Hacker Pschorr, Hofbräu, König Ludwig, Schneider and Warsteiner - and vines (such as Deinhard and Henkell), as well as specialty cheeses for your to sample and enjoy.
The Montreal Film Festival is coming back to the city from Aug. 21 to Sept. 1. The festival will again bring a varity of films from across the world to Montreal, including several films produced in Germany or in German. We invite you to check out our listings and explore some of the films, the 38th edition of the Festival has to offer. Continue to the Event Page.
Looking for a job? Looking to hire a new employee? The German Society of Montreal is proud to announce its new jobPortal service for companies in Montreal. To portal is geared towards jobs offered by businesses from German-speaking countries operating in Montreal as well as local businesses offering jobs that are related to the German culture and/or require German language skills. Check it out at germansociety.ca/montreal/jobs.
The German Society of Montreal is currently working on a project to improve and expand the Wikipedia article on the Society. We invite you to take a look at the work in progress on Wikipedia. Writing the article is a lot of work. If you would like to help or could assist us with translating the final version into the German and French versions of Wikipedia, please let us now. Every little bit can help us preserve our history.
We made it to the finale and you - the supporters of the DFB-Team in Montreal - were with us at every game. Now let's get together one more time to support our team for the most important game of the tournament.
The new Anti-Spam legislation in Canada that requires us to obtain your permission to send you emails after July 1, 2014.
We really hope you would like us to stay in touch - but if we don't hear from you by the end of June, we will reluctantly remove you from our mailing list.
Der Montréal-based German-language newspaper "Das Echo" recently published an article about the German community living in Montreal. We would like to thank the paper and its publisher and editor-in-chief Mr. Walter for allowing us to publish the article on the German Society's website.
For more information about the paper please visit its website:
Das Echo (www.dasecho.com)
At the Annual Members’ Meeting on June 1, 2014, a new Board of Directors was elected. The Society thanks the two outgoing board members Mr. Fred Leber and Pastor Eric E. Dyck for their long service as members of the Board.