2017 Calendar & Events

February

Bar Specials for the Month of February

Saturday, February 18, 2017 - Wine & Cheese Night, clubhouse opens 5:00 p.m.  Join us as we enjoy dinner (Herb encrusted Pork Tenderloin stuffed with Apricots, Chicken Delight or Bratwurst Platter) and great wine samplings from Ridgewood Winery.  The Wine sampling includes a large variety of cheeses from Europe and the United States for you to enjoy.  This event will sell out, so please contact Dieter Wolter as soon as possible.  Click here to view the Event Flyer and how to make reservations for this event.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - TRIVIA NIGHT, 7:00 p.m.  Join a team, bring your own team or just plan to watch and enjoy all the fun.

Thursday, February 23, 2017 - THIRSTY THURSDAY, 5:00 p.m.  Featured this month - Saucony Creek Brewery.  Enjoy a sampling of beers, with prizes and giveaways from Saucony Creek Brewery.   

Friday, February 24, 2017 - Kermit in the Haus!  6:00 to 9:00 p.m.  Gehacktes will be on the menu!

Saturday, February 25, 2017 - Karneval (Fasching), clubhouse opens 5:00 p.m.  Dinner offered at 6:00 p.m. with German music from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.  Click here to view the Bar Specials for this event.

Sunday, February 26, 2017 - Pretzel City Sports Ugly Mudder Run, 11:00 a.m.

March

Wednesday, March 01, 2017 - German Language Class, 6:30 p.m.  Free and open to all members...join us for a fun and exciting evening learning German.  Open to all members, prior attendance is not necessary.

Wednesday, March 08, 2017 - Deutscher Gemütlichkeit Abend, 5:30 p.m.  All members are welcome to join this group for drinks and dinner and a program about Germany and German culture.  The fun of the group...they speak German...or give it their best shot.

Friday, March 10, 2017 - Kermit in the Haus!  6:00 to 9:00 p.m.  Gehacktes will be on the menu!

Saturday, March 11, 2017 - Saint Patrick's Day Celebration featuring The Malarkey Brothers.  Clubhouse opens at 5:00 p.m.  Our famous AYCE "Irish" Buffet will be served from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.  Irish beers and drink specials offered at the bar.  The Malarkey Brothers will entertain us from 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.  Tickets are $25.00 for members and include the Buffet.  Non-members are $30.00.  Our St. Patrick's Day Party is sponsored by Guinness.  Click here to view the Event Flyer.

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - Our Culinary Tour Through Germany, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., featuring foods from Rostock, Germany.

Friday, March 17, 2017 - General Membership Meeting, 7:30 p.m.  

Thursday, March 23 2017 - THIRSTY THURSDAY, 5:00 p.m.  Featured this month - Saint Benjamin Brewery.  Enjoy a sampling of beers, with prizes and giveaways from Saint Benjamin Brewery.  

Friday, March 24, 2017 - Kermit in the Haus!  6:00 to 9:00 p.m.  Gehacktes will be on the menu!

Saturday, March 25, 2017 - G.T.V. Frontier Feast, 5:00 p.m.  This event is SOLD OUT!

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - TRIVIA NIGHT, 7:00 p.m.  Join a team, bring your own team or just plan to watch and enjoy all the fun.

Friday, March 31, 2017 - Kermit in the Haus!  6:00 to 9:00 p.m.  Gehacktes will be on the menu!

April

Saturday, April 01, 2017 - Bockbierfest, clubhouse opens 5:00 p.m.  Dinner available 6:00 p.m.  Joe Weber Band from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.  Special performance by our G.T.V. Edelweiss Schuhplattlers, live goats and our Kinder Parade.

Wednesday, April 05, 2017 - German Language Class, 6:30 p.m.  Free and open to all members...join us for a fun and exciting evening learning German.  Open to all members, prior attendance is not necessary.

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - Deutscher Gemütlichkeit Abend, 5:30 p.m.  All members are welcome to join this group for drinks and dinner and a program about Germany and German culture.  The fun of the group...they speak German...or give it their best shot.

Friday, April 14, 2017 -    Kermit in the Haus!  6:00 to 9:00 p.m.  Gehacktes will be on the menu!

Sunday, April 16, 2017 - Easter Dinner.  Two seatings, 1:00 and 3:30 p.m.

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - Our Culinary Tour Through Germany, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Friday, April 21, 2017 -    Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m.

Sunday, April 23, 2017 - RLK Singers Spring Concert.  Clubhouse and bar open 1:00 p.m.  Concert, featuring the RLK Singers and performances by guest choruses, 2:00 p.m.  Dinner and music, 4:00 p.m.  Click here to view the Event Flyer.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - TRIVIA NIGHT, 7:00 p.m.  Join a team, bring your own team or just plan to watch and enjoy all the fun.

Thursday, April 27, 2017 - Thirsty Thursday, 5:00 p.m.  Featured this month - Captain Lawrence Brewery.  Enjoy a sampling of beers, with prizes and giveaways from Captain Lawrence Brewery.  

Friday, April 28, 2017 - Kermit in the Haus!  6:00 to 9:00 p.m.  Gehacktes will be on the menu!

Saturday, April 29, 2017 - Pretzel City Sports Dark-n-Dirty Run, 7:45 p.m., grove.

May

Wednesday, May 03, 2017 - German Language Class, 6:30 p.m.  Free and open to all members...join us for a fun and exciting evening learning German.  Open to all members, prior attendance is not necessary.

Saturday, May 06, 2017 - Kentuckey Derby Party, clubhouse opens 5:00 p.m.  Post-time for the 143rd "Run for the Roses" is 6:34 p.m. DST.  Our traditional Ladies Hat Contest judging will take place after the race, with three prizes awarded, $25, $15 and $10 RLK gift certificates.

Saturday, May 06, 2017 - G.T.V. Bavarian Fling, featuring German music 7:00 to 11:00 p.m.  After the race enjoy a great evening with our Dancers and visiting Verein from other German clubs.  Please click here to view the Event Flyer.

Sunday, May 07, 2017 -  RLK Singers Maifest Concert, St John's Church, 11:00 a.m.

Sunday, May 07, 2017 -  Brunch, 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - Deutscher Gemütlichkeit Abend, 5:30 p.m.  All members are welcome to join this group for drinks and dinner and a program about Germany and German culture.  The fun of the group...they speak German...or give it their best shot.

Friday, May 12, 2017 -    Kermit in the Haus!  6:00 to 9:00 p.m.  Gehacktes will be on the menu!

Saturday, May 13, 2017 - Maifest - Alex Meixner, 5:00 p.m.  The dining room and Biergarten kitchen will be open.  This event is open to the public.  Admission $5.00 for members and $8.00 for guests and non-members.  The event will also feature a unique Maifest Beers Tap Takeover.

Sunday, May 14, 2017 -  Mother's Day Dinner, featuring two seatings, 1:00 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - Our Culinary Tour Through Germany, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Friday, May 19, 2017 - Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m.

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - Thirsty Thursday, 5:00 p.m.  Featured this month - Firestone Walker Brewery.  Enjoy a sampling of beers, with prizes and giveaways from Firestone Walker Brewery.  

Friday, May 26, 2017 - Kermit in the Haus!  6:00 to 9:00 p.m.  Gehacktes will be on the menu!

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - TRIVIA NIGHT, 7:00 p.m.  Join a team, bring your own team or just plan to watch and enjoy all the fun.

June

Friday, June 02, 2017 - Friday Evening in the Biergarten, 5:00 p.m.  Music, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.

Wednesday, June 07, 2017 - Yappy Hour in the Biergarten, 5:00 p.m.  Members are welcome to bring their friendly dogs to enjoy the Biergarten.  Dinner service will be available too.

Wednesday, June 07, 2017 - German Language Class, 6:30 p.m.  Free and open to all members...join us for a fun and exciting evening learning German.  Open to all members, prior attendance is not necessary.

Friday, June 09, 2017 - Kermit in the Haus!  6:00 to 9:00 p.m.  Gehacktes will be on the menu!

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - Yappy Hour in the Biergarten, 5:00 p.m.  Members are welcome to bring their friendly dogs to enjoy the Biergarten.  Dinner service will be available too.

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - Deutscher Gemütlichkeit Abend, 5:30 p.m.  All members are welcome to join this group for drinks and dinner and a program about Germany and German culture.  The fun of the group...they speak German...or give it their best shot.

Friday, June 16, 2017 - Friday Evening in the Biergarten, 5:00 p.m.

Friday, June 16, 2017 - General Membership Meeting, 7:30 p.m.  

Sunday, June 18, 2017 - G.T.V. Edelweiss Father's Day Clambake

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - Yappy Hour in the Biergarten, 5:00 p.m.  Members are welcome to bring their friendly dogs to enjoy the Biergarten.  Dinner service will be available too.

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - Our Culinary Tour Through Germany, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Thursday, June 22, 2017 - Thirsty Thursday, 5:00 p.m.  Featured this month - Southern Tier Brewery.  Enjoy a sampling of beers, with prizes and giveaways from Southern Tier Brewery.  

Friday, June 23, 2017 - WURSTFEST!  5:00 p.m.  Biergarten, Clubhouse, Dining Room, and outside kitchen open 5:00 p.m.  Kermit in the Haus!  6:00 to 9:00 p.m.  Gehacktes will be on the menu!  German music in the grove, 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - Yappy Hour in the Biergarten, 5:00 p.m.  Members are welcome to bring their friendly dogs to enjoy the Biergarten.  Dinner service will be available too.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - TRIVIA NIGHT, 7:00 p.m.  Join a team, bring your own team or just plan to watch and enjoy all the fun.

July

Wednesday, July 05, 2017 - Yappy Hour in the Biergarten, 5:00 p.m.  Members are welcome to bring their friendly dogs to enjoy the Biergarten.  Dinner service will be available too.

Wednesday, July 05, 2017 - German Language Class, 6:30 p.m.  Free and open to all members...join us for a fun and exciting evening learning German.  Open to all members, prior attendance is not necessary.

Friday, July 07, 2017 - Friday Evening in the Biergarten, 5:00 p.m.

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - Yappy Hour in the Biergarten, 5:00 p.m.  Members are welcome to bring their friendly dogs to enjoy the Biergarten.  Dinner service will be available too.

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - Deutscher Gemütlichkeit Abend, 5:30 p.m.  All members are welcome to join this group for drinks and dinner and a program about Germany and German culture.  The fun of the group...they speak German...or give it their best shot.

Friday, July 14, 2017 - Kermit in the Haus!  6:00 to 9:00 p.m.  Gehacktes will be on the menu!

Sunday, July 16, 2017 – RLK Singers Sänger Sommerfest and Car Show, All Day, grove.

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - Yappy Hour in the Biergarten, 5:00 p.m.  Members are welcome to bring their friendly dogs to enjoy the Biergarten.  Dinner service will be available too.

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - Our Culinary Tour Through Germany, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Friday, July 21, 2017 - Friday Evening in the Biergarten, 5:00 p.m.

Friday, July 21, 2017 - Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m.

Sunday, July 23, 2017 -   RLK 132nd Anniversary, 12:00 noon.  Biergarten and outside kitchen open, 12:00 noon.  German music 1:00 to 5:00 p.m., including special performances by the RLK Singers and G.T.V. Edelweiss Schuhplattlers.  Presentation of the RLK Scholarships, 3:00 p.m.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - Yappy Hour in the Biergarten, 5:00 p.m.  Members are welcome to bring their friendly dogs to enjoy the Biergarten.  Dinner service will be available too.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - TRIVIA NIGHT, 7:00 p.m.  Join a team, bring your own team or just plan to watch and enjoy all the fun.

Thursday, July 27, 2017 - Thirsty Thursday, 5:00 p.m.  Featured this month - Sly Fox Brewery.  Enjoy a sampling of beers, with prizes and giveaways from Sly Fox Brewery.  

Friday, July 28, 2017 - Kermit in the Haus!  6:00 to 9:00 p.m.  Gehacktes will be on the menu!

August

Wednesday, August 02, 2017 - Yappy Hour in the Biergarten, 5:00 p.m.  Members are welcome to bring their friendly dogs to enjoy the Biergarten.  Dinner service will be available too.

Wednesday, August 02, 2017 - German Language Class, 6:30 p.m.  Free and open to all members...join us for a fun and exciting evening learning German.  Open to all members, prior attendance is not necessary.

Friday, August 04, 2017 - Friday Evening in the Biergarten, 5:00 p.m.

Wednesday, August 09, 2017 - Yappy Hour in the Biergarten, 5:00 p.m.  Members are welcome to bring their friendly dogs to enjoy the Biergarten.  Dinner service will be available too.

Wednesday, August 09, 2017 - Deutscher Gemütlichkeit Abend, 5:30 p.m.  All members are welcome to join this group for drinks and dinner and a program about Germany and German culture.  The fun of the group...they speak German...or give it their best shot.

Friday, August 11, 2017 - Kermit in the Haus!  6:00 to 9:00 p.m.  Gehacktes will be on the menu!

Sunday, August 13, 2017 – Pretzel City Sports Half Wit Trail Run, 9:00 a.m.  Grove.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - Yappy Hour in the Biergarten, 5:00 p.m.  Members are welcome to bring their friendly dogs to enjoy the Biergarten.  Dinner service will be available too.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - Our Culinary Tour Through Germany, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Friday, August 18, 2017 - Friday Evening in the Biergarten, 5:00 p.m.

Friday, August 18, 2017 - Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m.

Sunday, August 20, 2017 – German/American Day at the Evergreen Country Club

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - Yappy Hour in the Biergarten, 5:00 p.m.  Members are welcome to bring their friendly dogs to enjoy the Biergarten.  Dinner service will be available too.

Thursday, August 24, 2017 - Thirsty Thursday, 5:00 p.m.  Enjoy a sampling of beers with prizes from participating breweries.

Friday, August 25, 2017 - Kermit in the Haus!  6:00 to 9:00 p.m.  Gehacktes will be on the menu!

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - Yappy Hour in the Biergarten, 5:00 p.m.  Members are welcome to bring their friendly dogs to enjoy the Biergarten.  Dinner service will be available too.

September

Sunday, September 03, 2017 – Pretzel City Sports Labor Pains Run, 7:00 a.m. - ALL DAY, Grove.

Wednesday, September 06, 2017 - German Language Class, 6:30 p.m.  Free and open to all members...join us for a fun and exciting evening learning German.  Open to all members, prior attendance is not necessary.

Friday, September 08, 2017 - Kermit in the Haus!  6:00 to 9:00 p.m.  Gehacktes will be on the menu!

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - Deutscher Gemütlichkeit Abend, 5:30 p.m.  All members are welcome to join this group for drinks and dinner and a program about Germany and German culture.  The fun of the group...they speak German...or give it their best shot.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - General Membership Meeting, 7:30 p.m.  

Friday, September 15, 2017 - OKTOBERFEST Kickoff Party!  Biergarten, clubhouse, dining room and outside kitchen open 5:00 p.m.  Spaten Take Takeover!  German music in the grove 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - Our Culinary Tour Through Germany, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

*Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - TRIVIA NIGHT outside!  7:00 p.m.  Join a team, bring your own team or just plan to watch and enjoy all the fun.

Friday, September 22, 2017 - Kermit in the Haus!  6:00 to 9:00 p.m.  Gehacktes will be on the menu!

Wednesday, September 27 to Sunday, October 01, 2017 - OKTOBERFEST

October

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - Deutscher Gemütlichkeit Abend combined with the monthly German Language Class, 5:30 p.m.  All members are welcome to join this group for drinks and dinner and a program about Germany and German culture.  The fun of the group...they speak German...or give it their best shot.  Free and open to all members...join us for a fun and exciting evening learning German.  Prior attendance is not necessary.

Friday, October 13, 2017 - Kermit in the Haus!  6:00 to 9:00 p.m.  Gehacktes will be on the menu!

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - Our Culinary Tour Through Germany, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Friday, October 20, 2017 - Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m.

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - TRIVIA NIGHT, 7:00 p.m.  Join a team, bring your own team or just plan to watch and enjoy all the fun.

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - Thirsty Thursday, 5:00 p.m.  Enjoy a sampling of beers with prizes from participating breweries.

Friday, October 27, 2017 - Kermit in the Haus!  6:00 to 9:00 p.m.  Gehacktes will be on the menu!

November

Wednesday, November 01, 2017 - German Language Class, 6:30 p.m.  Free and open to all members...join us for a fun and exciting evening learning German.  Open to all members, prior attendance is not necessary.

Monday, November 06, 2017 - G.T.V. Student Night, 5:30 p.m.

Tuesday, November 07, 2017 - G.T.V. Student Night, 5:30 p.m.

Wednesday, November 08, 2017 - Deutscher Gemütlichkeit Abend, 5:30 p.m.  All members are welcome to join this group for drinks and dinner and a program about Germany and German culture.  The fun of the group...they speak German...or give it their best shot.

Friday, November 10, 2017 - Kermit in the Haus!  6:00 to 9:00 p.m.  Gehacktes will be on the menu!

Saturday, November 11, 2017 - Pretzel City Sports Ghouls and Fools Run, 6:00 p.m.

Monday, November 13, 2017 -   G.T.V. Student Night, 5:30 p.m.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 -   G.T.V. Student Night, 5:30 p.m.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - Our Culinary Tour Through Germany, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Friday, November 17, 2017 - General Membership Meeting & Elections, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, November 18, 2017 -  RLK Ladies Auxiliary Fashion Show, 11:00 a.m.

Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - THIRSTY THURSDAY on Wednesday Night!  5:00 p.m.  Enjoy a sampling of beers with prizes from participating breweries.  Special limited menu and open Juke Box!

Thursday, November 23, 2017 - Thanksgiving Dinner, two seatings, 1:00 and 3:30 p.m.

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - TRIVIA NIGHT, 7:00 p.m.  Join a team, bring your own team or just plan to watch and enjoy all the fun.

December

Friday, December 01, 2017 – G.T.V. Edelweiss Christmas Dinner, 6:00 p.m.

Sunday, December 03, 2017 – Christkindlemarkt, 11:00 noon to 6:00 p.m.

Wednesday, December 06, 2017 - German Language Class, 6:30 p.m.  Free and open to all members...join us for a fun and exciting evening learning German.  Open to all members, prior attendance is not necessary.

Friday, December 08, 2017 - Kermit in the Haus!  6:00 to 9:00 p.m.  Gehacktes will be on the menu!  Join us for our second annual UGLY SWEATER Contest too!  Plan to join us wearing your favorite "ugly" sweater.  Judging will take place at 8:00 p.m., with three prizes awarded, $25, $15 and $10 RLK gift certificates.

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - Deutscher Gemütlichkeit Abend, 5:30 p.m.  All members are welcome to join this group for drinks and dinner and a program about Germany and German culture.  The fun of the group...they speak German...or give it their best shot.

Friday, December 15, 2017 –  RLK Ladies Auxiliary Holiday Cookie Sale, while supplies last, 5:00 p.m.  Enjoy some delicious holiday treats, including many traditional German cookies, baked by our Ladies Auxiliary members.  

Friday, December 15, 2017 - Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m.

Sunday, December 17, 2017 -  RLK Singers Christmas Concert, St John's Church, 11:00 a.m.

Sunday, December 17, 2017 - RLK Christmas Dinner, clubhouse opens 12:00 noon.  Dinner served 1:00 p.m.

Wednesday, December 20, 2017 - Our Culinary Tour Through Germany, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Thursday, December 21, 2017 -  Thirsty Thursday, 5:00 p.m.  Enjoy a sampling of beers with prizes from participating breweries.

Friday, December 22, 2017 - Kermit in the Haus!  6:00 to 9:00 p.m.  Gehacktes will be on the menu!

Sunday, December 24, 2017 - Christmas Eve at the Reading Liederkranz.  Doors open at 5:00 p.m.  Admission into this event is a snack/covered dish that you can share with others.  It's a Pot Luck Christmas Eve party!  Beer merchandise and RLK merchandise giveaways and open Juke Box!  The kitchen is closed but there will be plenty of food.

Wednesday, December 27, 2017 - TRIVIA NIGHT, 7:00 p.m.  Join a team, bring your own team or just plan to watch and enjoy all the fun.

Friday, December 29, 2017 - Kermit in the Haus!  6:00 to 9:00 p.m.  Gehacktes will be on the menu!

Sunday, December 31, 2017 – Silvester Ball, 6:00 p.m.