Thank you to Vinz Feller and the Octoberfest committee for putting on such a sensational event!
As the gala guests made their way toward the Red Hook water front on Monday evening, the sun started to set behind the Liberty Warehouse, drenching the terrace in beautiful orange light – welcoming well dressed party goers from all 5 boroughs, several countries and many different trades. Groups of chattering GSB affiliates gathered at the bar, buffet tables and […]
The third Annual Family Oktoberfest happened on an summery Sunday in late September. Families, friends and staff of the German school were climbing up the stairs to the grand ballroom at the Union Temple, where the festivities were held this year for the first time. A lot of Oktoberfest visitors were wearing traditional Bavarian “Trachten” (we saw a wide variety […]
On Tuesday September 5th 2017, GSB started a new school year for the fourth time in its existence. With 100 returning and 40 new students, it was a day full of hugs, excitement, laughter and some first day jitters for the youngest ones. The newcomers were greeted with the GSB’s traditional opening ceremony at the Union Temple’s ballroom, where they […]
For the second time parents, teachers, friends and supporters of the German School Brooklyn made their way to Red Hook/Brooklyn to celebrate the Annual Summer Gala at the spacious Liberty Warehouse which offers a spectacular view of Liberty Island. Special Guests included the German Consul General Brita Wagener as well as Brooklyn Deputy Borough President Diana Reyna. After a the […]
Thank to everybody who joined us for this special evening. Here a wonderful piece written about it by Claudia Haj Ali. A cobblestone path led to a secluded area on the Hudson River. For a moment it felt as if you were stepping through an iron gate into another world. Into a movie set of the mid-19th century à la […]