On September 19th, Gerlinde Dunlap visited GSP classes to describe her family’s experience with Concordia Language Villages. Concordia Language Villages is a language and cultural immersion program offered by Concordia College, a private liberal arts college located in Moorhead, Minnesota. Programs are available in several languages and each takes place in a customized Language Village on Turtle River Lake, near Bemidji. The German village is called Waldsee. Youth programs for ages 2 through 18 include day camps, sleepaway camps, family weeks and weekends. Adult programs are also available. For more information, visit http://concordialanguagevillages.org.
The guest speaker schedule for fall semester is taking shape. The first three speakers scheduled are shown below. Stay tuned for additions to the schedule.
- September 19th – Gerlinda Dunlap will talk about German Summer Camp in Minnesota.
- October 17th – The German Honorary Consul, Dr. Helge Jordan, will visit GSP classes.
- November 7th – Julia, a participant in the Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange will tell GSP classes about her experience.
If you or someone you know has something interesting to say in German and would like to be a guest speaker in one or more of our classes, please use this link to contact us and let us know. Thank you! https://germanschoolphoenix.wordpress.com/contact-us/