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

Last updated:

30 November 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):

Postponed to 9-10 July 2021 (to be confirmed)

 
   

 

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:

Recorded 23 August: take part 

any time! - click here

September

 

 

 

AGM online, via Zoom 

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 - recorded (in two parts) in the United Reformed Church, Guildford on 21 October.

Watch any time on YouTube!

     Part 1: Click here

     Part 2:  Click here

   

November

 

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

Saturday 19 December: 11-3pm

   

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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.