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IL: Stammtisch Open Haus – Aloha Elvis on Aug. 18

August 11, 2017 Alexa 0

At this month’s Stammtisch Open Haus, the DANK Haus is celebrating German-American Elvis Presley! From 1958-1960, Elvis, then a sergeant with the U.S. Army, was stationed in West Germany. The Open Haus will be Hawaiian-themed, […]

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IL: Kino, Kaffe und Kuchen on June 24

June 17, 2017 Alexa 0

Kaffee und Kuchen is a traditional German social gathering of friends, which the DANK Haus Chicago has coupled with traditional Heimat movies from the 1940s to 1970s. The movie shown on June 24 will be […]

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IL: Maifest Chicago 2017, June 1 – 4

May 30, 2017 Alexa 0

Mayfest (Maifest in German) is the traditional German celebration of the arrival of spring. Maifest is still celebrated throughout Germany with the maypole (maibaum) decorated to show off the history and crafts of the local […]