The mission of The German Cultural Society of Erie Pennsylvania is to preserve German values, customs, language and music through education and activities.
- The Cultural Society of Erie Pennsylvania aims to unite German-Americans, share our German culture in the community through special events and charity functions.
- We encourage pride in the contributions of German-Americans to American life.
- The German Cultural Society fosters harmonious relations between the United States and German-speaking countries of Europe.
- We also cooperate with other local ethnic groups and historical societies. The German Cultural Society of Erie Pennsylvania is a non-profit organization and all funds are kept and used in the Erie area.
- We are a fast growing community and engage in many social activities of particular interest to our members, e.g. German American Day, German Fests, picnics, dances, Karneval and Christmas celebrations.
Meeting Location and Date:
All are invited to attend our meetings and events. We meet the second Thursday of each month at 7:00 PM at the Erie Männerchor Club, 1607 State St. in Erie. If you wish to dine with us prior to the meeting call 814-864-8417.
Officers – 2013:
Bill Schubert, President 814-217-9425
Paul Fischer, Vice President 814-838-4315
Tom Laska, Treasurer 814-864-8694
Alice Niebauer, Board Secretary 814-864-7494
Board of Directors 2013:
Membership Betty Schubert
Programs Paul Fischer
Ways & Means Betty Schubert
Individual Events Assigned per event
Grant Programs Paul Fischer
Website Roy Voshall
Public Relations Roy Voshall
Activities Marilyn Voshall
Newsletter Wayne Koble
Dance William Matheis
Luau William Matheis
Parties Rose Hill
Language Michael Stephany
Parliamentarian: Marilyn Melhuish