... promoting German culture in the Peoria, Illinois area through song, sport, food, drink and fellowship!
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Hickory Grove Park
12403 N Hickory Grove Rd Dunlap IL
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7601 N Harker Dr Peoria IL
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German American Central Society Peoria IL
Weekly Update September 19, 2016
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Das Deutsche Schwätzchen
Deutschamerikanischer Zentralverein zu Peoria
2015 - 2016 Calendar of Public Events
Archery League Schedule
Sunday Oktober 2 - Noon to 8 pm at Hickory Grove Park (Map)
and German-American Day Celebration
Join us this Sunday on October 2nd the Peoria German-American Central Society for our annual
Schlachtfest at Hickory Grove Park, 12403 Hickory Grove Rd, Dunlap, Illinois,
just off or Rt 40 near Lake of the Woods from Noon to 8 pm.
The event is open to the public. Free Admission.
This year the event will be combined with a celebration of German-American Day and as a kick-off to German-American Heritage month in Peoria.
The event will feature German Music by Vogel Musik and Al’s Pals.
German Beer & Food, German Car and Motorcycle Cruis'n, & Arts and Craft Fair.
The event is basically an Oktoberfest in our biergarten at Hickory Grove Park.
If you loved our event on the Peoria Riverfront you should come out and try our more laid back event at our park.
More Activities: Shooting Tent, Bags & German Gift Tent.
Peoria Dining Tour Books
Dining Tour books will be available for $30 a the Schlachtfest.
This year's book features two coupons for buy one get one free dinners from the Lindenhof!
Make sure you pick your book up at the font gate!
Saturday Oktober 8 - 7 pm at the Lindenhof Map
MOVIE NIGHT AT THE LINDENHOF
Der Schuh Des Manitu
You are welcome to come in to the Lindenhof at 6:30, have a drink and socialize before the showing of the Movie,
Der Schuh Des Manitu.
Popcorn will be available. Movie and popcorn are free.
This is a different offering as we usually have a German movie with English subtitles. This time there are no English subtitles.
You will get the story line from the context and the action. I am told the story is quite obvious. For the so-so German speaker, you will catch many words and perhaps learn a few words while enjoying the gist of the story. For the real German speaker you will enjoy hearing German spoken and will enjoy the action of the movie.
This is a real “wild west” comical movie. Abahachi, chief of the Apache, and his blood brother Ranger are an inseparable pare since Ranger saved Abahachi from a speeding train on an unguarded railroad crossing.
The plot involves looking for a treasure, finding it, losing it and regaining it. Hostilities were ended, the villain gets his “just reward” and Ranger rides off into the sunset with his pregnant sweatheart. What more could anyone ask of an entertaining movie?
7601 N. Harker Dr., Peoria, IL 61615 - (309) 691-7484 Map
Friday Dinner at the Lindenhof
7601 N Harker Dr Peoria, IL 61614
Click the Lindenhof photo to see the monthly menu
Please Note: We only accept cash or checks. We cannot accept credit or debit cards.
Gypsy Schnitzel, Roast Beef, Wienerwold Chicken,
Homemade Spaetzle, Mashed Potatoes, Red Cabbage, Green Bean Casserole,
Salad, bread and Butter, $12.00 per order
Desserts also available $2.00 each.
Al's Pals 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
The Peoria Volkstaenzer (folk dancers) play an important role in keeping German culture
alive in the Heart of Illinois through dance. The group is dedicated to learning traditional
folk dances from all regions of Germany as well as Austria, Switzerland and more.
Not only do the members enjoy learning new dances but performing for others at our fests
and at other events throughout the area.
The group is open to people of all ages and our members range in age from 7 - 70+ years of age.
Folk dancing practices take place on Sunday evenings.
For more information about learning folk dancing, joining one of our performing groups
or having us perform at your event,
contact Debbie Hedemann at 444-8489 or e-mail her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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