Entertainment Review: We connect our own memories and feelings from a young age of our club, our friends, or our family. When we gather each year for the Kirchweihfest I hope each of us takes a moment to reflect on all of these traditions and on the symbols of them.
You can hear the music, steady, sure, and quiet at first but growing louder as you get close. Cheers from young voices and ones young at heart bring smiles to your faces. These people are gathered for the Kirchweihfest and you will not want to miss it!
History and facts about our club's participation in the US National Donauschwaben Tournament.
A meeting taking place on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of every month discussing topics surrounding our ethnic Danube Swabian culture, our club, and our people. Meetings are held by zoom. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up. Topics We have discussed: Maps of Back HomeBack to the Banat by Victor WendlThe Julius Doppler StoryOnce a … Continue reading A Cultural Exchange with the United German Hungarians
Celebrate our Traditional Kirchweih in a Festive Picnic Grove Setting at the Phoenix Sport Club.
This shared map was created by Werner Fricker Jr., as a way to mark the areas of Europe where our members and friends hail from. This is a work in progress. Please feel free to reach out to us with any corrections or additions.
In the summer of 2006, I had the opportunity to talk my husband, Bill, into attending the Landestreffen of the Verband Der Donauschwaben, USA. I truly wanted to see if bringing my children, Bill’s children, and of course all of the people younger than us at our club to this event, would awaken the interest … Continue reading German Hungarians of Philadelphia Attend 4. Welttreffen
by Werner Fricker Jr. The United German Hungarians were founded in Philadelphia in 1910. The Club originally founded as the Banater Männerchor by Germans from the Banat Region grew swiftly and many smaller clubs began to form associations of families from individual towns and villages in Banat. Associations from the Batschka, Srem, and the Carpathian … Continue reading A History of Our People by Werner Fricker Jr.