... promoting German culture in the Peoria, Illinois area through song, sport, food, drink and fellowship!

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

November 29 & 30 at the Lindenhof (Map)

5th Annual Kristkindlmarkt

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Weekly Update

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German American Central Society Peoria IL
Weekly Update November 24, 2014

You Don't have to be a Member to get this Newsletter sent right to your Email Inbox.
Just email Jeff at jeff.pulfer44444@gmail.com
and tell him you want to get on the newsletter list.

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you will need to download and install it on your computer. It is safe and automatic.
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Das Deutsche Schwätzchen
Deutschamerikanischer Zentralverein zu Peoria

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Quarterly Newsletter

Oktober - December

Upcoming Events

November 22 at the Lindenhof (Map)

Hawaiian Night

GACS Members and Guests Only
4 to 9 pm - $7 per person
We will be serving: Hawaiian pulled pork sandwiches, fresh veggies & fruit -
pineapple and ambrosia salad, plus dessert
Games and a Raffle
Contest for the 'Best German themed - Hawaiian' outfit.
Leis will be provided. There will also be a DJ!

Hawaiian Night Flyer

November 29 & 30 at the Lindenhof (Map)

Our 5th Annual Kristkindlmarkt


November 29 & 30
Sat., Nov. 29th: 10 am to 5 pm
December 13 & 14
Sat., Dec. 13th: 10 am to 5 pm
Sun., Dec. 14th: 11am to 5 pm


Food and beverages available (including traditional Glühwein),
fine arts and crafts vendors, entertainment

Kristkindlmarkt Flyer

I have ONE available tables for arts and craft vendors the weekend of November 29th and 30th.
Please contact Jeff Pulfer if interested at 309-444-4656 to discuss and for me to send you a packet.
The weekend of December 13th and 14th is now full.

Sunday December 7

GACS Family Christmas Party
1:00-4:00 p.m.

Members and Their Guests Only!

Sandwiches, hotdogs, chips and vegetables will be provided, along with beverages.
Cash Bar will be available
If possible, please bring a dessert to share.
We will sing Christmas songs starting at 1:45
Santa will arrive at 2:00
Children will receive a stocking from Santa
Please RSVP to Angie at gacsangie@aol.com
Please let us know what the ages are of the children.

Saturday December 20


Shooters...King, Queen and Bird Shoot
Noon to 3 pm

Sportverein Appreciation Dinner

2014 Appreciation Dinner Reservation Form (doc)

2014 Appreciation Dinner Reservation Form (pdf)

The doors will open at 5:00, Club Photos at 6:00, Awards at 6:30
with Dinner immediately afterwards.
Dinner is $15 per person. If you are a member
you may apply that $15 toward your $30 dues at check in.

Please Join Us December 31 at the Lindenhof (Map)

New Year's Eve Open House
Come Ring in the New Year!
Please Bring an Hors d'oeuvres to Share.
The Food is Always Fantastic!
Cash Bar
A DJ will be providing Music for Your Dancing Pleasure
Donation at the Door to Help Pay for the Entertainment,
Favors and Champagne!
(Minimum $8.00 Per Person Suggested)
If you think you will attend, please call (339-0699)
or e-mail(dempster40@comcast.net) Mary Dempster.

Archery Schedule and Info

Open and Print Schedule

Friday Dinner at the Lindenhof (Map)

7601 N Harker Dr Peoria, IL 61614

The Oktober and November Menus are posted - Click the Lindenhof photo

2014 Friday Dinner Crews-Check Your Schedule

Note: We need some new kitchen workers and crews as some the 2014 crews are retiring
If you would like to volunteer to work Friday dinners or organize a crew contact Julie Brown

November 28: Schlachtplatte or Beef Stroganoff,
Spaetzle or Mashed Potatoes, Red Cabbage or Sauerkraut,
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

Do You Like to Sing?
For info on how you can join our singing groups. Click here

Anyone who is not currently receiving the weekly e-Newsletter and would like to begin receiving it by email,
please send an e-mail to Jeff Pulfer at:
OR, simply click on the photo link at the top of this page for the current e-newsletter.
The weekly e-Newsletter features news of upcoming German Club events
as well as information on cultural web sites and other activities that may be of interest.

For Peoria German-American Club information email " info@peoriagermans.net "

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