Das Gerlind Institute Team freut sich über Deine/Ihre Teilnahme an unserem Programm.
The Gerlind Institute Team appreciates your participation in our program.

Upcoming Events

2019 tour participants

Germany Study Tour Video montage

A member of our 2017 study tour, Carol Picciotto, put together a video montage of our trip! Check it out here. Thanks Carol!

For information about our study tours, go to our study tours page here.


Dr. Charles Moser
photo courtesy of Dr. Charles Moser

Dr. Charles Moser: Tracing my Parents’ Past Lives
Sunday, August 25 •  2-4 p.m. •  Location TBA •  RSVP by August 19, 2019

Mündliche Geschichtsreihe / Oral History Series

We are inviting individuals from our community to share their life’s stories and dialogue with participants. Meetings are facilitated by Dr. Marion Gerlind. Order and pre-pay for tickets here. For more information and reservations, email Marion or call (510) 430-2673. To see previous speakers and topics, click here to see pictures of our speakers and click to see their summary.

RSVP required. Teilnahmebeitrag: $20, GICS Mitglieder: $10, wenn möglich, aber nicht obligatorisch. (Suggested contribution: $20, GICS Members: $10, no one turned away for lack of funds.)


2016 Sommerparty Klönschnack (German Conversation Group)
Sommerparty •  Saturday, July 20, 2019 • 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. •  Berkeley location
RSVP by July 17, 2019 and get directions

Usually the third Saturday each month in Berkeley. For more information, email Marion or call (510) 430-2673. See the archive for past discussion topics. Download a flier


Where Hands Touch film poster

Where Hands Touch
2018 | Amma Asante •  July 27, 2019 •  7:30 p.m. • Gerlind Institute for Cultural Studies •  RSVP by July 20

Filmnacht (Movie Night)
Click here for the current showing.

Screenings of a German, or German-related, film. We are showing popular, as well as little-known film gems (in German with English subtitles), followed by a moderated discussion. Alternating months, usually the fourth Saturday, at 7:30 p.m. at the Gerlind Institute for Cultural Studies.

For more information, email Marion or call (510) 430-2673. Click here for directions.