Houston Lifestyle

09Jan 2017

The German-American Chamber of Commerce has a fabulous offer for all members of Houston-Leipzig, and they invite you cordially to their New Year’s Eve Reception as set forth below. Date: Wednesday, January 18, 2017 Time: 6:00 – 8:00 pm Location: The Grove, 1611 Lamar Street, Houston, TX 77010 Toast to friendships and get involved with […]

24Dec 2016

Following is a message from Rustin Buck, Organizer of the Houstonfest German Contest: Dear speakers and friends of the German language, I would like to invite you to help promote the study of the German language in the Houston area by serving as a “judge” at the Houstonfest German contest.  Some of you have helped […]

13Dec 2016

Christ the King Church will hold the German language Christmas Eve service at 4 p.m. on December 24, 2016, in the nave of Christ the King Lutheran Church, 2353 Rice Blvd., Houston, Texas  77005. Please join us in the festively decorated church for the Christmas readings proclaiming the Savior of the World born to Mary […]

10Dec 2016

On Christmas Eve, December 24, 2016, at 4:00 p.m. Christ the King Lutheran Church will hold its traditional Weihnachtsmesse in German.  Do come early, as the church fills up quickly.  2353 Rice Boulevard, Houston, TX  77005.  Ample, free parking is available on the Rice University lot off Greenbriar.

28Nov 2016

We hope that you had a joyous, peaceful Thanksgiving holiday!  Now the holidays are upon us, and President Kathy Kennedy and the Board of Directors cordially invite all members in good standing to our holiday party on December 8 at 6:30 p.m., where we celebrate the spirit of the season and sing Christmas Carols. Please […]

02Aug 2016

We think of soccer as a game that has been around forever, at least as a street game in Europe and maybe South America, but it’s been only a little over a hundred years that “Fussball” became popular and legal in Germany.  In Bavaria, home to the FC Bayern Munich, one of the most famous […]

09Jul 2016

Ferenc Illenyi, Houston Symphony violinist since 1991, hosts a concert this Sunday, July 10 at 7:30 p.m. in the Parish Hall at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 2353 Rice Boulevard, Houston, TX  77005. Works performed will include those by Bach, Handel, Kreisler, Mozart, Schubert, Schumann, and other various non-classical compositions with guitar. Appearing with Ferenc […]

30Jun 2016

Another evening of fun and laughter awaits us with the delicious movie Wer Früher Stirbt Ist Länger Tot (Grave Decisions).  One reviewer thought that the “plot fits together perfectly, captures you completely, makes you laugh out loud hysterically at times and cry at others.” When this film was first released 10 years ago, it quickly […]

31May 2016

The Houston-Leipzig Sister City Association cordially invites you to Honig im Kopf, the first movie in its summers series (German with English subtitles), on Thursday, June 9, 2016, at 6:30 p.m., at the American Red Cross, 2700 Southwest Freeway, Houston, TX  77098.  Registration begins at  6:15 p.m., our food and beverage reception at 6:30 p.m., […]