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Texas Chorgemeinschaft

Mar 27, 2015   //   by Brian Jones   //   Featured, Uncategorized  //  No Comments
On Saturday evening, July 11, at 6 p.m., the Deutsches Haus Damenchor and Saengerchor as well as the Kinderchor will host the Texas Chorgemeinschaft, or the Texas choir members from Austin, Dallas, Houston, New Braunfels, and San Antonio.  Approximately fifty choir members will  be coming by bus to New Orleans.  We shall be performing our favorite German folk songs as well as selections that have been chosen for the 2016 National Saengerfest in Pittsburg.
Following the choir concert, dinner will be served.  David Nelson, who also plays the accordion, will be leading us in song after dinner.
The price for this dinner concert is $25 a person.  We hope you will join us. If you have any questions, you may call Virgene Koehler Biggers @ 504.833.7127 or send an e-mail to  You may make your checks payable to the Deutsches Haus Damenchor-Maennerchor and mail it to Virgene Koehler Biggers, 214 Dorrington Boulevard, Metairie, LA   70005.   Also, you may purchase your tickets at the bar.

Jazzfest Parking

Mar 27, 2015   //   by Brian Jones   //   Featured  //  No Comments
Enjoy Jazzfest and help the Deutsches Haus.
Deutsches Haus is offering parking for Jazzfest at tour future home 1700 Moss Street
FridaySunday, April 24-26
ThursdaySunday, April 30, May 1-3
10:00am – till 1 hour after close of Jazzfest
Cost: $15 – $30

Haus Closed

Mar 27, 2015   //   by Brian Jones   //   Featured  //  No Comments
Haus Closed April 19th thru May 4th for construction
The floor in the main hall will be refinished during this period – the main hall will be closed, and the rest of the Haus MAY be closed. Reminder – watch for “News from the Haus” updates, and check the website and phone greetings for last minute updates.


Mar 27, 2015   //   by Brian Jones   //   Featured  //  No Comments
Saturday, May 9, 2015 from 1:00 PM till Midnight
Come rain or shine, our fun will not decline.
There are no rain-outs indoors in our Haus.
Dance with our Chicken
Oom-Pah Music by “The Bayou Bavarians”, “Ira Milan Band”, and “Prost”
German type line dances.
À La Carte “Imbiss-type” German Food after 12:30 PM
Admission: $ 5.00 – Children under 12 – FREE
Members plus 1 Guest – Free


Feb 27, 2015   //   by Brian Jones   //   Events, Featured, News, Uncategorized  //  No Comments

Monday, March 9 | 7:00 pm

“Helfen wollen ist gut, helfen können ist besser!” Das Technische Hilfswerk (THW) in Deutschland. “Wanting to help is good, being able to help is better!” The Federal Agency for Technical Relief in Germany.

Jan Garbers, Master of Science in Geodesy and Civil Engineering, serves in New Orleans as TMG Consulting’s Director of Geomatics and as Tulane’s Adjunct Professor for Critical Infrastructure Protection. He provides professional services to various public infrastructure organizations such as the Louis Arm- strong New Orleans International Airport, the Regional Transit Authority and the Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office. Prior to his residency in New Orleans, he worked for the Federal Agency for Technical Relief (THW) in Bonn, Germany, heading the section for Policy and National Operation Management. In this role, he served as Head of Mission for the Dewatering of New Orleans in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.

Food is available at 6:00 PM

Please mark your calendars for April 15 and May 20 for other presentations. The speakers and subjects will be announced at a later time.

Easter Egg Hunt

Feb 27, 2015   //   by Brian Jones   //   Events, Featured, News  //  No Comments


Saturday, March 21 | 11:00am

1700 Moss St.

There will be fun for all: games, crafts, and prizes, and an adult Easter Egg Hunt.

We will have hot dogs, hamburgers, and drinks (soft and otherwise).

Bring your own chairs.

Reservation is needed for adults and children.

Contact Rose Mancini at or 504-251-4970 or the Haus at 504-522-8014.

RSVP by March 17.

Danny O’Flaherty Concert

Feb 27, 2015   //   by Brian Jones   //   Events, Featured, News  //  No Comments


Saturday, March 14

7:00pm at the Haus

Haus Social featuring Barbara Lane

Feb 27, 2015   //   by Brian Jones   //   Events, Featured, News  //  No Comments


Saturday, March 7 | 6:00pm

Public Invited

Everyone is welcome to attend this night of German camaraderie, singing, and dancing.

Free admission.

Happy Hour 7-8 pm (everything from the bar will be half price).

Pianist Barbara Lane brings her French Quarter act from 7-10pm.

Dr. Eric Hahn complements the evening with additional music. Food will be available starting at 6:30.

German Wine Tasting

Jan 14, 2015   //   by Brian Jones   //   Featured  //  No Comments

German Wine Tasting  

Hosted by Josh Prados from Republic Distributors 
Friday, Jan 30th at  7:30pm$30.00  per person

Board of Directors Meeting

Jan 7, 2015   //   by Brian Jones   //   Blog, Events, Featured, News, Press Release  //  No Comments

Election 2015 Nomination Request (1)

Dear Fellow Deutsches Haus Member:

The Annual Meeting for the election of a Board of Directors and Officers of Deutsches Haus for the year 2015 will be held at 7:30 pm on Tuesday, 27 January 2015.

All members are encouraged to attend this meeting to support the process of electing those members that will guide Deutsches Haus in 2015.

All Active/Stockholder members whose dues are current (that is, dues were paid no later than 31 December 2014) are invited to participate in the election process:

 Attend the meeting and cast your vote.
 Run for office – if you would like to be nominated for the Board of Directors, please send your name and a short bio to me at

No email = no problem. Mail your request to me care of Deutsches Haus. I look forward to seeing you on election night.

Alden G. Hagardorn
Alden G. Hagardon
Nomination/Election Chairman

Deutsches Haus is a Public Charity as defined in the Internal Revenue Code Section 501 (c) (3).
All donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law. Consult your tax advisor.