Cheltenham German Club

For everyone interested in German language and culture

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PROGRAMME FOR THE SEASON 2019-2020

In light of the latest government corona virus advice regretfully we are


CANCELLING UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE


all meetings of the Cheltenham German Club and our Stammtisch.


All the dates below are Friday evening meetings at Parmoor House, Lypiatt Terrace.

          

Please note that  Parmoor House is set back from the road in a terrace of privately owned houses.  The parking immediately in front of the terrace is for residents only.  There is limited parking in front of Parmoor House ONLY for those with mobility problems.


You may find spaces in Lypiatt Road or in the streets nearby. But it can be a problem and you do need to allow time to find a place. 


At Parmoor House our meeting room is on the ground floor.  There is a ladies' cloakroom on the ground floor and the men's is on the first floor.


Parmoor House

13 Lypiatt Terrace

Lypiatt Road

Cheltenham

GL50 2SX

Parmoor House, 13 Lypiatt Terrace, Lypiatt Road, Cheltenham, GL50 2SX

PARMOOR HOUSE

We meet from 7:00 pm onwards for a sociable drink and chat in German and then after a welcome from our Chair, Peter, the lecture begins  at 7:30 pm.  Usually the speakers talk for about 45 minutes or so and this is followed by questions and discussion.


Afterwards, members and guests are free to chat, meet the speaker and have another drink.

 

The topics and speakers are set out below. 


Talks are in German unless stated otherwise.


PROGRAMME
 PROGRAMME FOR 2019 - 2020
13. September 2019
Mitgliederabend
Siebzigster Jahrestag der Deutschen Gesellschaft Cheltenham
18. October 2019
Erhard von Büren, author of Ein langer blauer Montag/
Helen Wallimann translator
When blau doesn't mean blue


In German and English
15. November 2019
Mike Phillips
Gustav Klimt; a carefully constructed image?


In English
6. Dezember 2019
Weihnachtsfeier/Adventsfeier
Unterhaltung
Kleines Büfett
17. Januar 2020
Filmabend
Das schweigende Klassenzimmer
14. Februar 2020
Adrian Barlow

Former Director of Public and Professional Programmes, University of Cambridge President of the English Association
The Architecture of Remembrance, British and German Commemoration of the First World War

In English
THE BELOW EVENTS
DUE TO CORONA VIRUS MEASURES
ARE ALL POSTPONED
20. März 2020
Marc Schweissinger
Lecturer in German
School of Modern Languages
Cardiff University
Gerhart Hauptmann
17. April 2020
Prof. Ricarda Schmidt
Professorin für Germanistik
Universität Exeter
Heinrich von Kleist
15. Mai 2020
Generalversammlung
Vortrag: Spreewald und Gurken! Greg Arnold
AGM
Unterhaltung