German-American Tales: Another Story Slam

. October 1, 2016.
german-flag-640

What does German heritage mean? Find out during the fourth annual story-slam that invites audience members to share their stories about German-American heritage or encounters between American and German-speaking cultures. Possible topics: food, family, friends, heritage, cultural differences and interactions. As in past years, participants will be given 5 minutes to share a story about German-American cultural contacts, heritage, or travel.  Prizes will be given to the top three stories as chosen by the audience.  Fellowship and snacks after the program. This exciting program is presented by the Bowling Green State University’s Department of German, Russian and East Asian Languages and Wood County Historical Center & Museum in observance of German-American Day.

7pm | Wednesday | October 5 Wood County Historical Center and Museum 3660 County Home Road | Bowling Green | Ohio 419-352-0967 | woodcountyhistory.org | Free

Trending

Fall Festivities 2020 Round Up

Just because the weather is getting cooler doesn’t mean we need to hunker down for winter just yet. There are plenty of fun fall activities just starting to kick off around the area. So get outside, enjoy the beauty of autumn, and explore some of the Toledo area! Toledo Fall Festival at Ottawa Park 2532

Go Digital!

Changing communications with COVID-19 You’ve texted (and occasionally even Face-timed) your friends, children and grandchildren countless times, and perhaps you have participated in an occasional Zoom event. But those modes of communication just don’t replace the face-to-face time and personal contacts that have been removed from our lives due to the pandemic.  But,  technology may

Autumn Adventures within Driving Distance

After a lazy summer soaking in the sun, gardening and afternoon swims, let’s look forward to the joys of changing seasons.  Approaching the time of pumpkin patches and chrysanthemums, cinnamon donuts and cider, changing leaves and crisp air — fall means a trip on the open road to witness the changes across the countryside. We

Mature Living Recipes

Grilled Rack of Lamb with Demi-Glace Butter I made this Food and Wine recipe recently as it stood out in a recent issue of the magazine and certainly caught the attention of my lamb-loving Greek husband. Overall, it was a hit, but I will change a few of the instructions next time. A rack of