This Week at the Edelweiss/The German American Klub….
 Tuesday, October 16 – $10 Tuesday!     
This week’s $10 Tuesday will be Currywurst with one side!  
Wednesday, October 17 – Buffet Night!
This week’s buffet will feature Shepherd’s Pie, Goulash, Chicken in Heavy Cream and Sausages with Kraut.  For sides, German Potato Salad, Buttered Noodles, Green Beans, Red Cabbage and plenty of cold salads!   The full menu will also be available.

German Heritage Society Essay Contest & Scholarships!
The Indiana German Heritage Society supports students at Indiana high schools through scholarships and awards on an annual basis.  The German-American Day Essay Contest for high school students submission deadline is October 31, 2018 with cash prizes.  The deadline for Scholarships for Study Abroad programs is February 15, 2019 with several scholarships for school-sponsored exchange programs such as GAPP or the IU Honors Program.  For more information on both programs, please contact the Indiana German Heritage Society or Claudia Grossmann at

Looking ahead….
Friday, October 19 – Friday Night Music with the Luke Carol Project! 
The Luke Carol Project will be in the house to entertain us!  We’ll have Friday Night Fried Chicken as the Friday dinner special!  Plus we have plenty of bier on tap and in bottles!

Tuesday, October 23 – German Language Lessons Return! 
German language classes will start on October 23 with Janet Price, retired language teacher from Roncalli High School conducting the classes. The cost of the class is $5.00 per person per class, payable at the start of each class.  Classes are structured for the rank beginner or for those who want to brush up on their language skills.  Come early and enjoy dinner with some of your classmates!
Saturday, October 27 – Zombie Oktoberfest! 
Join us for Zombie Oktoberfest stating at 5:00 pm in the Edelweiss Restaurant and Biergarten, 8602 S. Meridian Street.   Special German Buffet included in $15.00 entry price with children under 12 – $7.50.
Zombie Oktoberfest Costume Contest and treats for the kids!  Polkamotion playing all Night!  German biers on tap and in bottles, pretzels and strudels available for purchase!

Saturday, October 27 – German Park Closing
The annual park closing will take place on Saturday, October 27 at 9:00 am.  The Federation can use as many volunteers as possible in order to defray the costs of paying the maintenance workers to do some of the work. Please bring work gloves and rakes. If you have a couple of hours to spare that morning, come out and rake a pile or two of leaves or pick up sticks.  Coffee and donuts will be provided.  Should we wake up to substantial rains on Saturday, the closing will be Sunday, October 28 at 9:00 am.

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