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Upcoming Events

Bookclubs - we host a daytime and evening book club

Playgroup - open to all young families and meeting once a month


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12. October 2017
Bus Trip to Cranbourne Botanic Gardens

We will travel by bus to the Botanic Gardens in Cranbourne, where we will participate in a guided tour
on-board of a little bus.  Of course you can also stroll through the beautiful surroundings.
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18. October 2017

AGM, Club Tivoli, 6 - 9 pm, sandwiches included 

30. November 2017

Christkindmarkt, Melbourne Town Hall

9.30am - 3pm.

14. December 2017

Christmas Celebration, Club Tivoli

2 - 4 pm

Portrait of the AGWS

Interview with Linde Mohr on SBS Radio

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Playgroup Rappelkiste 

An interview with our committee member Dagmar Logan on SBS Radio June 2016 

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German Language Playgroup "Rappelkiste"

"Rappelkiste" is the Australian-German Welfare Society's German Language Playgroup. The group is led by two German pre-school teachers, Andrea Lange and Gine Schäfer, who volunteer their time. Every Thursday morning during school term time we play, paint, draw, glue, sing, rhyme and listen to stories...of course in German! For children aged two upwards, accompanied by an adult.

Thursday mornings 10-12 pm

Parkdale Church of Christ, 176 Como Parade West, Parkdale

Enquiries and bookings: Dagmar Logan 0438 353 910

Cost: $7 for the first child; $3 for every other child; children below two years of age are free

The AGWS family membership for one year is $50 (this includes insurance with Playgroup Australia)

A Project of the Australian German Welfare Society