What we're about

This is a group for anyone interested in German language and culture in Washington, DC!

Es gibt natürlich auch bei uns die Möglichkeit, ein bisschen Deutsch zu üben.

Upcoming events (5)

🇩🇪 German Virtual Happy Hour [FREE BUT RSVP IS REQUIRED ON EVENTBRITE]

To secure your spot, purchase your ticket from the Eventbrite link (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/languages-virtual-exchange-free-tickets-134670179131). RSVPing only on the Meetup page, doesn't allow you to attend the Event. ABOUT THE EVENT Let us meet up, online for a German convo. It works the same as the live one, except we don't get to meet face-to-face. HOW IT WORKS : 1. Sign up on Eventbrite for FREE indicating your native languages and your target languages. So that we will direct you to your respective groups. 2. When you purchase a FREE ticket, you will be emailed the Event ID and Password, on the date of the event. 3. So many languages would be represented and you can hop-on and hop-off to different language breakout rooms. 4. As we try to make it a live event, you can't turn off your camera. 5. We have limited spots and RSVP at your earliest convenience. Feel free to bring your own beverage (alcoholic/non-alcoholic). All languages are welcome! However we don't guarantee the availability of a partner in that particular language, you would like to exchange. Rules to abide : 1. When you log in, we will direct you to your respective chat room. 2. Be respectful to your counterparts and give them a chance to exchange with others as well. 3. We all are native speakers of one or two languages and be willing to help others and try to accommodate as much as possible. 4. Rude or aggressive members are removed from the group at an organizers discretion. 5. Most of our members complained about people writing in the comment box. Since it sends notification to all attendees. If you have any questions, send a message to the organizers. Don't write in the comment box. 6. We have ZERO TOLERANCE for solicitation. We don't allow anyone to run their own agenda at the Event. If you are interested to promote/sponsor/collaborate; contact us via ([masked]). 7. Don't be shy of your local languages. We have diplomates assigned to different countries, who would love to practice your languages. **FOR FURTHER INFO, REFER THE EVENTBRITE LINK. IT RULES**

🇩🇪 German Happy Hour [in-person]

Johnny Pistolas

$10.00

To secure your spot, purchase your ticket from the Eventbrite link (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/language-exchange-happy-hourin-person-tickets-131099794013). RSVPing only on the Meetup Page doesn't allow you to attend the Event. ABOUT THE EVENT It is irresistible, to enjoy a GERMAN convo with taco and drinks. The Event is open to all levels of GERMAN language, from beginners to native fluency. Ticket price includes One Tacos and One Margarita. As we all know, the bars and restaurant industry is the most affected by this pandemic and we would like to contribute our share and help out the industry. Portion of the fund will go to that purpose. Also, be generous to bartenders. We are at 50% capacity. So, please drink for two:) As per DC Government guidelines, this is a sit down dinning event. Maximum of six people will be seated per table. Space is limited and advance ticket purchase is required. Due to the pandemic the entire set up of this event is changed: - We will be complying with all CDC, state, and local guidelines. - Occupancy never exceeds 50%. - Temperature check for staff and patrons. - All patrons must wear masks. If you don't wear a mask, we don't allow you to enter and you won't be refunded. - A thorough cleaning and disinfection of frequently contacted surfaces will be done during the event and please bear with us. - ATTENDEES WILL BE ASKED TO KEEP PHYSICAL DISTANCE FROM OTHER GROUPS/COUPLES/FAMILIES. Payment Instructions : 1. You should login from a PC to see the 'Pay Now' button, after RSVPing. Then hit the button. 2. Verify correct dollar amount for number of people you're paying for. 3. If you don't have a Paypal account, click "Pay with a Debit or Credit Card". 4. If you have a Paypal account, simply log in, and pay as you normally would via Paypal. Refund & Ticket Resell All sales are final. We only refund the full amount, if the event is canceled. If it is rescheduled, we will send an email to those who RSVPed 'YES' advising that. A full refund will be given to those that let us know within 2 calendar days of the update email, if you are unable to make it on the new date. No refunds will be given after that time. However, you can sell your ticket to someone else if you are unable to attend. Please, feel free to post in the comment box for the event, that you have a ticket for sale. Work out payment between yourselves, and have the seller only send the organizer a message letting us know the full name of the person taking your spot. You must let us know two hours before the RSVP close time, on the day of the event. **FOR FURTHER INFO, REFER THE EVENTBRITE LINK AND PURCHASE TICKETS. IT RULES** METRO & PAKING INFO The closest metro station is Woodley Park/Adams Morgan. Street Parking might be a challenge. But if you plan to drive, try your luck on Champlain Street. Otherwise, there is a parking garage around. However, the event involves drinking and we highly recommend a shared ride or taxi service. DRINK RESPONSIBLY.

🇩🇪 German Happy Hour [IN-PERSON]

Johnny Pistolas

$10.00

To secure your spot, purchase your ticket from the Eventbrite link (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/language-exchange-happy-hourin-person-tickets-126883831957). RSVPing only on the Meetup Page doesn't allow you to attend the Event. ABOUT THE EVENT It is irresistible, to enjoy a GERMAN convo with taco and drinks. The Event is open to all levels of GERMAN language, from beginners to native fluency. Ticket price includes ONE PREMIUM TACOS AND ONE PREMIUM MARGARITA. Ticket Price : $10 (will increase soon). As we all know, the bars and restaurant industry is the most affected by this pandemic and we would like to contribute our share and help out the industry. Portion of the fund will go to that purpose. Also, be generous to bartenders. We are at 50% capacity. So, please drink for two:) As per DC Government guidelines, this is a sit down dinning event. Maximum of six people will be seated per table. Space is limited and advance ticket purchase is required. Due to the pandemic the entire set up of this event is changed: - We will be complying with all CDC, state, and local guidelines. - Occupancy never exceeds 50%. - Temperature check for staff and patrons. - All patrons must wear masks. If you don't wear a mask, we don't allow you to enter and you won't be refunded. - A thorough cleaning and disinfection of frequently contacted surfaces will be done during the event and please bear with us. - ATTENDEES WILL BE ASKED TO KEEP PHYSICAL DISTANCE FROM OTHER GROUPS/COUPLES/FAMILIES. Payment Instructions : 1. You should login from a PC to see the 'Pay Now' button, after RSVPing. Then hit the button. 2. Verify correct dollar amount for number of people you're paying for. 3. If you don't have a Paypal account, click "Pay with a Debit or Credit Card". 4. If you have a Paypal account, simply log in, and pay as you normally would via Paypal. Refund & Ticket Resell All sales are final. We only refund the full amount, if the event is canceled. If it is rescheduled, we will send an email to those who RSVPed 'YES' advising that. A full refund will be given to those that let us know within 2 calendar days of the update email, if you are unable to make it on the new date. No refunds will be given after that time. However, you can sell your ticket to someone else if you are unable to attend. Please, feel free to post in the comment box for the event, that you have a ticket for sale. Work out payment between yourselves, and have the seller only send the organizer a message letting us know the full name of the person taking your spot. You must let us know two hours before the RSVP close time, on the day of the event. **FOR FURTHER INFO, REFER THE EVENTBRITE LINK AND PURCHASE TICKETS. IT RULES** METRO & PAKING INFO The closest metro station is Woodley Park/Adams Morgan. Street Parking might be a challenge. But if you plan to drive, try your luck on Champlain Street. Otherwise, there is a parking garage around. However, the event involves drinking and we highly recommend a shared ride or taxi service. DRINK RESPONSIBLY.

🇩🇪 German 'Saturday' Happy Hour

Recessions Bar and Grill

It is irresistible, to enjoy a GERMAN convo with half-priced appetizers, glass of wine and rail drinks. The Event is open to all levels of GERMAN language, from beginners to native fluency. METRO & PARKING INFO Closest Metro Station are : 1. Union Station (take 1st Street Exit) 2. NoMa Station Street parking might be a challenge. However, if you plan to drive, there is a parking, on the premises, for $ 5, all night long. However the Event involves drinking and we highly recommend to use a taxi or shared ride service.

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