German-speaking Clinical Counsellor

Nina Hopmeier completed her Bachelor’s Degree at the University of British Columbia (UBC) and graduated with a Master’s Degree in Counselling Psychology from the Athabasca University of Alberta. Her training was largely focussed on mindfulness and cognitive behaviorial approaches. Growing up in Vienna, Austria, in a multicultural environment has largely influenced the counsellor that she […]

INTERNATIONAL SKI JUMPING RETURNS TO CANADA

WITH WHISTLER CONTINENTAL CUP & FIS CUP COMPETITIONS NOVEMBER 1, 2017 – CALGARY, AB Canada will once again become the focus of the international ski jumping community when three major competitions will be held early December at Whistler Olympic Park. From December 7-10, 2017, Whistler will host a Men’s Continental Cup as well as a […]

5-Step Guide to Being German by PACO Erhard

9TH – 17TH SEPTEMBER 2017 at VANCOUVER FRINGE 2017 STAND-UP COMEDY – vancouverfringe.com Sold out at festivals worldwide since 2011, 5-Step Guide to Being German is award-winning German comedian Paco Erhard’s comical mission to set the record straight about his “charming, crazy mishap of a country”. In 2017, 5-Step Guide to Being German finally comes […]

Boney M coming to Vancouver!

Old fans; Young hearts and the same beloved band coming back to sweep you off your feet! BONEY M featuring the stunning vocals of LIZ MITCHELL, the ORIGINAL LEAD SINGER, was THE Disco band of the 70’s and 80’s and remains a living legend of the disco era. Founded in Germany by writer and producer […]

Can you Help Find Hildegard Gale?

This is a message sent to “Germans in Vancouver” by Tomas Nehls, Vielleicht können Sie mir bei der Suche nach meiner Tante helfen. Ihr Name war Hildegard Gale geb. Samek, geb. 03.02.1917 in Berlin, und sie ist nach dem zweiten Weltkrieg mit einem Kanadier nach Vancouver ausgewandert. Die letzte mir bekannte Adresse ist 565 East […]

German Community Invited to Cityride

Hello to the German Community, I wanted to pass along an event that I along with Charmaine Crooks am putting on that is called Our Cityride. If you feel that the German community may be interested in taking part please pass along the event details. I ask because we are working closely with the Dutch […]

Das Schwarze Brett on MagCloud

Read or order your copy of the first ever “Das Schwarze Brett” today! Das Schwarze Brett By Elke Porter in Das Schwarze Brett 16 pages, published 10/11/2016 German news, events, festivals, business, arts & entertainment & culture in Metro Vancouver MagCloud (http://www.magcloud.com/solutions/business) I will let MagCloud describe itself: “MagCloud gives businesses the power to create […]

Das Schwarze Brett now published

Das Schwarze Brett is a German Canadian Magazine focussing on Metro Vancouver and for those with an interest in the German Community or with a German background. This one includes stories on: 1. The 30th Anniversary of the Deutscher Platz 2. The new German Canadian Care home for 2020 3. The new venue for the […]