Holiday Season in PDX

Holiday Season in PDX

NOVEMBER 22 & 23  Holiday Market at the German American School of Portland Welcoming the Christmas season, the German American School of Portland, goes all out with their Holiday Market, showcasing the holiday traditions from German-speaking countries. Their festive market boasts nutcrackers, Räuchermännchen or incense … >>>

Portland German Film Festival - Monthly Film Series

Portland German Film Festival – Monthly Film Series

Zeitgeist Northwest is excited to introduce our PORTLAND GERMAN FILM FESTIVAL – Monthly Film Series. We will show a variety of films once a month at the Clinton Street Theater. Slated so far are:   Sunday, December 14, 2014 @ 4:00 PM THE … >>>

ZGNW info chat: law series

ZGNW info chat: law series

due to the weather the event is canceled tonight LAST SESSION will be announced shortly  Dual citizenship – Doppelte Staatsbürgerschaft  Petra Korn, Attorney at Law* Location:  Tabor Space Community Center  * Is not to be understood as legal advice – information only     … >>>

Concert : Moon shines red

Concert : Moon shines red

November 2  @ Vie de Boheme A wonderful sold out concert Thank you Siri Vik and band  for a great German – French chanson evening.    

Laternenumzug - Lantern parade

Laternenumzug – Lantern parade

  Thank you all for coming  see you again next year !

PAM Exhibition: This Is War!

PAM Exhibition: This Is War!

Graphic Arts from the Great War, 1914-1918 AUG 30 – DEC 14, 2014 1219 SW Park Avenue World War I started 100 years ago and the Portland Art Museum has mountied a terrific – and sometimes terrifying – exhibit to commemorate an event … >>>

German Immersion Summer Camp

German Immersion Summer Camp

 A special thanks go to the staff of Camp Abenteuer See you again in 2015  For more information on the  2015 camp check back the website: Camp Abenteuer – a German Immersion Adventure for kids Grade 2 -12 of all language skill levels at the … >>>

MAIFEST 2014

MAIFEST 2014

Thank you all for participating in our third Maifest and congratulations to all raffle winners! The Roseburg German Band – A fourteen-member group dedicated to playing German music and making people happy. A typical performance of this group will include waltzes, polkas, Scottish … >>>

Neue Buchbesprechung : Herta Mueller

Neue Buchbesprechung : Herta Mueller

Herta Müller, Heute wäre ich mir lieber nicht begegnet. Roman. Muenchen: Verlag Hanser, 2009. 240 Seiten. Zuerst erschienen bei: Rowohlt Tb. April 1999. von Klaus Engelhardt Zwischen den zwei einleitenden Sätzen ,,Ich bin bestellt. Dienstag Punkt zehn” (S. 7) und dem Schluss ,,Ha, ha, … >>>

Next Zeitgeist NW Harvest & Heritage Tour in Spring  2015

Next Zeitgeist NW Harvest & Heritage Tour in Spring 2015

Thank you all for joining us on the first Zeitgeist Northwest Harvest & Heritage Tour Our tour started at the Old Aurora Colony Museum in Aurora where Museum Curator Patrick Harris took us on the “Emma Walk” through historic Aurora, sharing stories of … >>>

Previous Book Reviews

Previous Book Reviews

Schmitter Heisler, Barbara. From German Prisoner of War to American Citizen: A Social History with 35 Interviews. Jefferson/North Carolina: McFarland and Company, 2013. 203 Seiten. von Klaus Engelhardt Es ist wohl eher die Ausnahme, dass ein Auswanderungswilliger die Gelegenheit hat, das Ziel seiner Absicht zuerst in … >>>

In the Footsteps of Bertolt Brecht in Berlin

In the Footsteps of Bertolt Brecht in Berlin

In the Footsteps of Bertolt Brecht in Berlin By Bill Siverly and Jutta Donath Scroll down for the German version This is the first of a series of short articles with pictures of our adventures while tracking down the locations of German literary … >>>

Welcome to Zeitgeist Northwest! Click here for upcoming event information

Welcome to Zeitgeist Northwest! Click here for upcoming event information

* UPCOMING ZGNW Events December 6: Holiday Party  ________________________________________________________________ German related events in PDX HOLIDAY EVENTS IN PDX