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7601 N. Harker Dr., Peoria, IL 61615 - (309) 691-7484 Map

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German American Central Society Peoria IL
Weekly Update March 23, 2015

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Das Deutsche Schwätzchen
Deutschamerikanischer Zentralverein zu Peoria

The Chat

Quarterly Newsletter

January - March

Congratulations to the SVP Schützen for
Winning 1st Place at the Chicago Match!

Members from the German-American Shooting clubs from
Chicago, St Louis, Peoria, Auburn Hills (Detroit) and Cincinnati
enjoyed German Schützenkameradschaft

SVP Mixed Golf League

Attention all golfers! We will have our kick‐off meeting at the Lindenhof on March 31st at 5:30 p.m. Food will be provided. Please watch your email for further information on that item. Our fee for the SVP Mixed Golf League is $15.00 per person (this goes towards prizes at the end of the season) so please have that when you come to the meeting. We golf at the Kellogg Executive Nine course every Tuesday 4:00 p.m. starting on April 7th and play through to August 25, 2015. Green fees this year are $11.75. Please come join us at our meeting if you are interested in golfing this season. Contact information for the league is Jane Klockenga (jklockenga1@gmail.com)

Upcoming Events

Coming March 29 at the Lindenhof! Map
Noon til 6 pm


Another Sunday festival is being planned for March at the Lindenhof.
The idea of Marchtober Fest is to bring the spirit of Oktoberfest to Peoria 7 months early.
Also,why should the Irish have all of the fun in March! More details coming.
You can expect will be offering bock biers again as well as wonderful German food!

Marchtoberfest Flyer

Saturday April 11 at the Lindenhof Map

from Noon til 6 pm
Benefit for Chef Bob

Chef Bob Benefit Flyer

Saturday April 18 at the Lindenhof Map

Harmonie and Damenchor
Spring Concert

Spring Concert Flyer

Sunday May 3 at the Lindenhof Map

from Noon til 6 pm

Maifest Flyer

Friday Dinner at the Lindenhof (Map)

7601 N Harker Dr Peoria, IL 61614

Click the Lindenhof photo to see the monthly menu

2015 Friday Dinner Crews-Check Your Schedule

Please Note: We only accept cash or checks. We cannot accept credit or debit cards.

April 3:

Fried Tilapia or Roast Beef,
Mashed Potatoes or Spaetzle, Sauerkraut or Red Cabbage,
Salad, Bread and Butter - $12.00 per order.
Desserts also available $2.00 each.

Wilanna Vogel will Entertain

Please call the Lindenhof and leave a message
if your party is 10 or more people.

To see future menus or to download the month's menu click What's for Dinner

Alp Horns – The Lindenhof Echoes

Interested in playing? Contact Al Hedemann 685-7217

Volkstänzer - Folkdancers

Our folkdance group practices most Sundays at 5:00PM at the Lindenhof. We learn dances from Germany, Austria and Switzerland to perform at GACS functions as well as other venues around the area. We are always looking for new dancers who would like to join our group. Children starting age 6 and adults of all ages are encouraged to participate. For more information about dancing, contact Debbie Hedemann at folkdancers@peoriagermans.net

Do You Like to Sing?

For info on how you can join our singing groups. Click here
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