Here is our programme of events for 2020, in partnership with Guildford Borough Council – do come along!

Last updated:

September 22, 2020

 

Keep checking for updates - changes due to Covid-19 

 

   
 

 

 

Public - do come along!

 

Members only - do join us!

 

 Month

In Guildford

In Freiburg

 

March

   

German dinner celebrating Freiburg's 900th anniversary in the Guildhall, High Street, Guildford.

Wednesday 4 March:

6.30 for 7 pm

May


 

Public lecture on “The German Love Affair with Shakespeare” by Dr. Ben Schofield of Kings College London University, recorded and available to view free of charge here

International twin town start-up network, Guildford’s participation managed by Guildford Borough Council:

7-10 May Cancelled
 

 

75 anniversary of VE day exhibition at Guildford House Gallery, 155 High Street, Guildford GU1 3AJ (free admission):

Cancelled

 

“DiverCity 2020 art-lab” – a collaborative workshop by young people from all 12 twin towns, facilitated by Freiburg, with performance, full details to follow:

8-25 May Cancelled
 

June

 

GTA stand at Picnic in the Castle Grounds (free admission):

Saturday 6 June: 12-4pm Cancelled

   
 

Exhibition of artworks from all of Freiburg’s 12 twin towns, including Guildford, in Meckelhalle

23 June – 23 July Postponed to 2021

 

 

   

Festival of Choirs, Guildford Vox Community Choir participating:

26-28 June Cancelled

 

 
July    

Partner Cities Fair in Rathausplatz, Guildford stand run by GTA and Guildford Borough Council (free admission):

10/11 July Postponed to 2021

 
   

 

Members' trip to Freiburg, detailed programme to follow (includes visit to Partner Cities Fair):

9-13 July Postponed to 2021

August

   

 

Link & drink: virtual aperitif:

Sunday 23 August: 

12.30 pm or any time!

September

 

 

 

AGM online, via Zoom - link to follow:

Wednesday 30 September: 7 pm 

October

 

Public lecture on Beethoven - in celebration of his 250th anniversary year - by Prof. Erik Levi of Royal Holloway, University of London, with cello support by Jo Levi (free admission):

Date to be advised - will be virtual

   

November

 

Mini German Christmas market in the Guildhall, High Street, Guildford GU1 3AA (free admission):

Sunday 29 November:
11am - 4pm

   

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Note: you may also like to click here to go to the British German Association's website, and see details of some of their forthcoming events.