Our Annual Events
GCRS Annual General Meeting 2016 – Wednesday September 14
The AGM will take place starting at 7:00 pm at TBD
GCRS Memorial Ceremony 2016 – Thursday September 22
The Memorial Ceremony will take place starting at 5:30 pm at the Anna Tuerr Memorial click here for directions
German Pioneers Day 2016 – Tuesday October 11
This event honours pioneering families and organizations, of German decent, who have made valuable contributions to the Region of Waterloo.
It is a celebration of German heritage and the role Germanic people filled in building our Region.
The memorial ceremony will be held on Tuesday October 11th at Kitchener City Hall Rotunda at 3:30pm click here for directions
Volkstrauertag 2016 – Sunday November 13
This event is a state memorial celebrated each year since 1952. It is one of Germany’s “silent days” to remember their fallen soldiers and victims of tyranny of all nations.
The memorial ceremony will be held on Sunday November 13th at Woodland Cemetary at 2:30 pm. Click here for directions.
Immediately following the memorial – you are invited to the Concordia Club for coffee and cake. Click here for directions.