Pommerscher Verein Freistadt
The Pomeranian Society of Freistadt
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Friday, October 13
Erntedankfest  (PVF Meetings)
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Lindenwood Community Center

PLEASE NOTE DAY AND TIME CHANGE! Join us as we celebrate Erntedankfest, the Pomeranian Thanksgiving, with traditions, food, drink and music. The evening begins with a social time at 6:00 p.m., followed by a potluck dinner at 6:30 p.m. The Pommersche Spaldeel, our sister group, will lead the entertainment, including the traditional harvest parade. Bring a potluck dish to pass. You may also bring a decorated tool for the harvest parade. Come and join in the harvest celebration.

Saturday, November 11
Resources for Genealogists at the Max Kade Institute  (PVF Meetings)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Lindenwood Community Center and Zoom

At this meeting, Associate Director Antje Petty will share information about the resources that Max Kade has available to help genealogists in their research in a presentation called: “German-Language Materials in America: Resources for Genealogists at the Max Kade Institute.”

The Max Kade Institute for German-American Studies is part of the College of Letters and Science at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. It is dedicated to researching, preserving, and sharing the stories of German- speaking immigrants and their descendants in the larger context of global migration past and present.

Saturday, December 9
Weihnachtsfest  (PVF Meetings)
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Lindenwood Community Center

“Weihnachtsfest,” is the Pomeranian Christmas celebration. Usher in the Christmas season by learning about some special traditions of our heritage and join in singing traditional carols. Bring a dessert to share. Bring other members of your family or friends if desired.

Tuesday, May 28, 2024 through Sunday, June 9, 2024
Pomeranian Heritage Tour  (Other Events)

This is the tour announcement many have been waiting for! While the tour company is finalizing the hotel and tour details, the dates and flight schedules have been set. The brochure will be uploaded to this site when available.  It will also be sent to people indicating an interest in traveling.  If that is you, please email information@pommerscher.org