Austrian Concert in North Vancouver St. Andrews United Church

Two connected choirs from Graz, Austria will be performing in North Vancouver following their participation in the International Choral Kathaumixw in Powell River. St. Andrew’s United Church is sponsoring the choirs. They will be with us only July 10th, performing at 7pm, then being billeted at community members’ homes until they leave the next morning. Here […]

Fernsehen wie du es willst

Liebe Leser, aus Kanada und USA, Vor kurzem habe ich ein Brief von jemanden in der USA der mir “YOUTV” vorgestellt hat.  YouTV bietet als einziges legales Angebot alle TV-Sendungen von allen Sendern rund um die Uhr mit einem persönlichen Online Videorekorder aufzuzeichnen und deine Aufnahmen jederzeit via Jan, PC, Tablet, Smartphone oder Smart-TV weltweit […]

Introducing the Manchester Public Eatery

Frequently Asked Questions  How does the Manchester Public Eatery describe itself? Serving everybody from the office staff of Kitsilano to the sports fans of Vancouver – The Manchester Public House offers comfort, good food and 360-degree screen views for sports and other televised events. The venue has a historical connection with its local community and […]

Paul Buten Bavarian Artist

Would you like to acquire some Authentic West Coast Art? Deep Cove, BC – June, 2016 – Landscape artist Paul Buten still has a few pieces of his West Coast Art Collection left. Paintings from Deep Cove, Whistler and other parts of Beautiful British Columbia are still available at amazing prices. Frames are extra and shipping can […]

Wir sind ein Volk Song

Words by Elke Porter Song by the Seekers (“We are Australian”) The story behind the song is that I moved to Australia in 1995 and fell in love with this song while I was there.  When the time came to choose a song for the Year-End Concert at the Vancouver Westside German School, I offered […]

Places to Watch German Games

One things Germans in Vancouver seem to love with all their heart is soccer.  Most people head to the Vancouver Alpen Club, which attracts people from all over. The Euro Cup 2016 has their Grand Opening on Friday, June 10th, 2016. Meanwhile, here in Vancouver, there are 3 games that are of interest to the […]

Retiring German School Teacher after 4 Years!

Once upon a time, a young girl started attending the Surrey German School back in 1976.  She went every Saturday for 9 years.  This included one year of Landeskunde, one year preparing for a student exchange in Hannover and one-year studying for her “Sprachdiplom I”.  In 1995, this same girl moved to Sydney, Australia and […]