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Travel Schedule and Events

 

2014

MAY 2014

15 - 25 May 2014
20th Anniversary Journey to the Homeland Tour: Ukraine & Germany
15 May 2014 USA City - Frankfurt, Germany
16 May 2014 Frankfurt Airport Hotel
16 May 2014 Frankfurt - Vienna, Austria - Odessa, Ukraine (Austrian Airlines)
17 - 21 May 2014 Odessa, Ukraine & former German villages, Odessa Hotel (4 nights)
21 May 2014 Odessa - Vienna - Stuttgart, Germany (Austrian Airlines)
21 - 26 May 2014 Stuttgart, Hotel (4 nights)
25 May 2014 Stuttgart - USA

 

JUNE 2014

6-8 June 2014
Dodge 100th Centennial
Dodge, North Dakota

Contact: Lynne Wandry, Co-Chair, mfwandry@gmail.com

13-15 June 2014
Golden Valley 100th Centennial
Golden Valley, North Dakota

21-22 June 2014 (Saturday - Sunday)
St. Paul Lutheran Church 125th Anniversary
Hazen, North Dakota (17 miles northeast)
Contact: Marguerite Kilber, 701-487-3428

 

JULY 2014

6-12 July 2014 (Sunday - Sunday)
American Historical Society of Germans from Russia 44th International Convention
Cornhusker Hotel
333 South 13th Street
Lincoln, NE 68508
Tel: 402-474-7474
Website: www.thecornhuskerhotel.com

Contact: AHSGR
631 D Street
Lincoln, NE 68502-1199
Tel: 404-474-3363
Website: www.ahsgr.org

23-27 July 2014 (Wednesday - Sunday)
Germans from Russia Heritage Society 44th International Convention
Davenport Hotel & Tower
10 South Post Street
Spokane, WA 99201
Tel: 509-455-8888
Tel: 800-899-1482
Website: www.thedavenporthotel.com

Contact: GRHS
1125 West Turnpike Avenue
Bismarck, ND 58501
Tel: 701-223-6167
E-mail: grhs@grhs.org
Website: www.grhs.org

 

AUGUST 2014

1-3 August 2014
"Party on the Prairie: Proving up the Welk Homestead"
Ludwig & Christina (Schwahn) Welk Homestead
Birthplace of Bandleader Lawrence Welk
Strasburg, North Dakota (northwest off US Highway 83)

Saturday, 2 August 2014, 6 pm
Blueroom, Strasburg, North Dakota
Dinner and presentation, Dr. Tom Isern, Department of History, NDSU, Fargo

Website: http://library.ndsu.edu/grhc/history_culture/lawrence_welk/pioneer.html
Website: http://www.roadsideamerica.com/story/2156

7-10 August 2014
Beulah 100th Centennial
Beulah, North Dakota

Germans from Russia displays
Thursday, 7 August 2014 – 1 pm – 5 pm
Friday, 8 August 2014 – 10 am – 5 pm
Saturday, 9 August 2014 – 10 am – 3 pm
Beulah Civic Center, 120th St. NE, Beulah, North Dakota

Contact: Beulah Convention & Visitors Bureau
Tel: 701-873-4585
Tel: 800-441-2649
E-mail: chamber@westriv.com

Website: http://www.beulah100.com/
Website: http://www.beulahnd.org/

 

SEPTEMBER 2014

19-21 September 2014 (Friday-Sunday)
 
Schmeckfest: Celebrating our German-Russian Heritage
Eureka, South Dakota
Entertainmenr: Emter Family
Contact: City of Eureka, 605-284-2130 or 800-387-3527
Website: www.eurekasd.com

OCTOBER 2014

8 October 2014 (Wednesday)
88th Annual Sauerkraut Day
Wishek Civic Center
Wishek, North Dakota
Serving free meal from 11 am to 1 pm
Entertainment with Wishek High School Band and Choir

Germans from Russia Heritage Collection Displays and Information Tables
Craft Fair at the Wishek Armory
9 am - 3 pm
Website: www.wishek-nd.com
Website for October, 2010 Sauerkraut Day: 85th Annual Sauerkraut Day
Website for October, 2011 Sauerkraut Day: 86th Annual Sauerkraut Day
Website for October, 2012 Sauerkraut Day: 87th Annual Sauerkraut Day

 

NOVEMBER 2014

21-23 November 2014 (Friday - Sunday)
Pride of Dakota Holiday Showcase
Fargo Civic Center
207 4th Street North
Fargo, ND 58102

Germans from Russia Heritage Collection Displays and Information Tables
Friday, 21 November 2014, 4pm to 9pm
Saturday, 23 November 2014, 9am to 5pm
Sunday, 23 November 2014, 11am to 4pm
Website: http://www.prideofdakota.com/

 

DECEMBER 2014

5-7 December 2014 (Friday - Sunday)
Pride of Dakota Holiday Showcase
Bismarck Civic Center
315 South 5th Street
Bismarck ND 58504

Germans from Russia Heritage Collection Displays and Information Tables
Friday, 5 Deember 2014, 4pm to 9pm
Saturday, 6 December 2014, 9am to 5pm
Sunday, 7 December 2014, 11am to 4pm
Website: http://www.prideofdakota.com/

 

2015

MARCH 2015

20-21 & 27-28 March 2015
56th Annual Schmeckfest - 1959 - 2015
Freeman Academy
748 South Main Street
Freeman, South Dakota
Tickets available online: http://schmeckfest.com/

 

MAY 2015

14-21 May 2015
21st Journey to the Homeland Tour: Germany
Website: www.ndsu.edu/grhc/outreach/journey/index.html

 

JULY 2015

13-18 July 2015 (Monday - Saturday)

46th American Historical Society of Germans from Russia International Convention
Holiday Inn - The Grand Montana-Billings
5500 Midland Road
Billings Montana
Tel: 406-248-7701

Contact: ahsgr@ahsgr.org
Website: www.ahsgr.org

15 July 2015 (Wednesday)

World Premiere
Heritage Center, capitol grounds, Bismark, North Dakota, 7:30 pm
South America Germans from Russia documentary - Argentina & Brazil
Produced by Prairie Public Broadcasting and
Germans from Russia Heritage Collection, NDSU Libraries, Fargo
Website: South America Documentary

15-19 July 2015 (Wednesday - Sunday)
Germans from Russia Heritage Society 45th International Convention
Best Western Ramkota Hotel
800D South 3rd Street
Bismarck, ND 58051
Tel: 701-258-7700
Website: bismarck.ramkota.com

Contact: GRHS
1125 West Turnpike Avenue
Bismarck, ND 58501
Tel: 701-223-6167
E-mail: grhs@grhs.org
Website: www.grhs.org

Permission to use any images from the GRHC website may be requested by contacting Michael M. Miller
North Dakota State University Libraries
Germans from Russia Heritage Collection
Libraries
NDSU Dept #2080
PO Box 6050
Fargo, ND 58108-6050
Tel: 701-231-8416
Fax: 701-231-6128
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Director: Michael M. Miller
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