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Bring your Recycling to Germania!

In recognition of Earth Day, we invite you to drop off your aluminum cans, glass bottles, and paper products for recycling at Volksmarch this year. We will have deposit containers available at the entrance to the Klubhaus on Saturday, April 22 during the event.

When we recycle we: save natural resources, save space in our landfills, save energy, and reduce pollution. We thank you for your recyclables and so does Mother Earth!

More details on our Volksmarch Gruppe page.

2017 Spring Volksmarch Pin

The design of the new pin has been revealed. Get yours by completing the 5k or 10k hike this week at the Spring Volksmarch, Saturday, April 22. Continue Reading

Volksmarch Lunch & Libations

Have fun in our Klubhaus (and Biergarten, weather permitting) and join us for lunch, dessert, and libations, during and after our Volksmarch on Saturday, April 22. Continue Reading

Spring Volksmarch – April 22

Join the Germania Volksmarch Gruppe in celebrating Earth Day on Saturday, April 22, for a 5k and 10k German-Style Hike. Nature lovers will enjoy our beautiful trails in Germania Park as well as the meadows, farmland, and rural roads. Continue Reading

History of the Volksmarch

Physical culture and sport are an integral part of German culture. According to the German Embassy, about 27 million people (or a quarter of the population) belong to sports clubs, while another 12 million participate in sports independently. While many of these sports include such competitive sports as soccer, basketball, handball, volleyball, and ice hockey,… Continue Reading

Fall Volksmarch – October 22

“Walking in a Wiener Wonderland” The Germania Volksmarch Gruppe is celebrating Wieners and Wiener Dogs with a 5K and 10K Walk. A Volksmarch (people’s march) is a non-competitive leisurely walk along a marked trail. The goal of a Volksmarch is to develop physical fitness and good health and enjoy the camaraderie of fellow walkers. Continue Reading

Frühlings / Spring Volksmarch

The Germania Volksmarch Gruppe is celebrating our Favorite Things of Spring! When the birds sing, when the flowers bloom, there is more daylight and fresh air, baby animals, honey bees buzzing, green grass, and best of all… perfect weather for Walking a 5k and 10k German Style Walk! Saturday, April 23, 2016, 9:00am-4:00pm. Continue Reading

10 Reasons to Attend Volksmarch

Ten reasons to Attend the 2015 Fall Volksmarch, this weekend on Saturday, October 24: 1. Experience a genuine German cultural event. 2. Great exercise for health enthusiasts. 3. Enjoy nature and beautiful Continue Reading

Fall Volksmarch Pin Revealed

The 2015 Fall Volksmarch at Germania is this Saturday, October 24. And the design of the new pin has been revealed – click here to see the pin in detail. Continue Reading

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