Loading Events

Upcoming Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

November 2019

Members Only Discount Days

November 21 - November 23
German American Heritage Center & Museum, 712 W 2nd St
Davenport, IA 52802 United States
+ Google Map

Join us in November for our Members Only Discount Days! From November 21st through the 23rd GAHC members receive 20% off their entire purchase in the gift shop! Not a member yet? No problem! Join today and begin enjoying your member benefits immediately! Members receive: Quarterly issues of the Infoblatt newsletter Free Admission to exhibits Free Admission to many programs and events Access to special members-only events Discounts on classes, events, and trips Discounts on facility rental

Find out more »

Pop-Up Vendor: Jerry’s Market

November 23 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
German American Heritage Center & Museum, 712 W 2nd St
Davenport, IA 52802 United States
+ Google Map

Join us at the GAHC on Sweet & Savory Saturdays in November from 11-1pm for a selection of pop-up vendors brightening up our gift shop with their delicious goods!   On Saturday, November 23rd our pop-up vendor will be Jerry's Market!

Find out more »

Christmas Food Traditions in Germany & Switzerland

November 24 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
German American Heritage Center & Museum, 712 W 2nd St
Davenport, IA 52802 United States
+ Google Map

Join us on Sunday, November 24th at 2pm for "Christmas Food Traditions in Germany & Switzerland" presented by Suzanne Tanner of Suzanne's Swiss Bakery. This presentation will begin by introducing Christmas traditions like Advent, St. Nikolaus, Christmas, and more. We will then move into the holiday food traditions. Join us afterward for Kaffeeklasch! This program is included with General Admission: Adult: $5 | Senior: $4 | Child: $3 | Member: Free

Find out more »

Pop-Up Vendor: Suzanne’s Swiss Bakery

November 30 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
German American Heritage Center & Museum, 712 W 2nd St
Davenport, IA 52802 United States
+ Google Map

Join us at the GAHC on Sweet & Savory Saturdays in November from 11-1pm for a selection of pop-up vendors brightening up our gift shop with their delicious goods! On Saturday, November 30th our pop-up vendor will be Suzanne's Swiss Bakery!

Find out more »

European Christmas Markets & Traditions

November 30 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
German American Heritage Center & Museum, 712 W 2nd St
Davenport, IA 52802 United States
+ Google Map

Join us on Saturday, November 30th at 2pm for "European Christmas Markets & Traditions" presented by Wolf & Linnea Koch. Farmers Markets in the cities and small towns of Europe date back many centuries and evolved into today's Christmas Markets during the holiday season. First records of Christmas Markets date to 1296 for the Dezembermarkt of Vienna and 1310 for the Nikolausmarkt in Munich; the markets became regular holiday season events in most cities during the early 1900s. The best…

Find out more »

December 2019

Using DNA As A Tool to Dig Up Your Family: DNA & Ethnicity

December 1 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
German American Heritage Center & Museum, 712 W 2nd St
Davenport, IA 52802 United States
+ Google Map

Join us on Sunday, December 1st at 2pm for "Using DNA As a Tool to Dig Up Your Family," a presentation on DNA and ethnicity by Bill O'Driscoll. This program is included with General Admission: Adult: $5 | Senior: $4 | Child: $3 | Member: Free

Find out more »

Christmas Scherenschnitte

December 7 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
German American Heritage Center & Museum, 712 W 2nd St
Davenport, IA 52802 United States
+ Google Map

Keith Bonnstetter joins us again on Saturday, December 7th with the art of paper design cutting! Enjoy two Christmas inspired designs, one 2-D and the other 3-D. 2D Session: 10-11am | 3D Session: 11:30-1pm Members: $15 | Non-Members: $20 Members Only Deal: Both Sessions for $25 Space is limited and fills up fast. Reserve your spots today by calling us at 563-322-8844

Find out more »

Felted Ornament Workshop

December 8 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
German American Heritage Center & Museum, 712 W 2nd St
Davenport, IA 52802 United States
+ Google Map

Our felted ornament workshop class is back! Join us on Sunday, December 8th from 1-3pm get hands-on instruction on wet-felting wool around styrofoam to create homemade and beautiful Christmas ornaments! Learn how to add embellishment and needle-felt ornaments inside of cookie cutters. It will be sure to add a crafty touch to your tree this year! This workshop will have the expertise of Gisela McDonald in creating wonderful homemade ornaments, no supplies needed! $15 for Members $20 for Nonmembers Pre-Registration…

Find out more »

Weihnachtsmarkt Holiday Craft Fair

December 14 - December 15
German American Heritage Center & Museum, 712 W 2nd St
Davenport, IA 52802 United States
+ Google Map

It's time for the third annual holiday craft fair at the German American Heritage Center! This year we have renamed the event the Weihnachtsmarkt Craft Fair! Weihnachtsmarkt means Christmas Market in German. We have also expanded to two days! Over twenty local vendors will gather at the GAHC just in time for last minute gifts, stocking stuffers, and much much more! A wide variety of crafts, goodies, and everything in between will be available. Admission is FREE for the craft…

Find out more »

Glass Heritage Studio Tours

December 21 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Glass Heritage, LLC, 3030 Hickory Grove Rd.
Davenport, Iowa 52806
+ Google Map
$8 – $12

Join us at Glass Heritage on Saturday, December 21st at 10:30am for a tour of their new studio!   The tour will meet and take place at Glass Heritage at 3030 Hickory Grove Rd. Davenport, IA 52806   Members: $8 | Non-Members: $12 Pre-Registration & Pre-Payment Required!   Space is extremely limited, so call 563-322-8844 to register today!

Find out more »
+ Export Events