Tips for the upcoming week
(13 – 19 July 2017)

Thursday, 13 July 2017:  Live Scoring of Silent movies This Thursday, if the weather is not ruining it, there will be the open air festival ‘Umsonst und draußen ( for free/senseless and outside) happen. On their opening evening, they prepared something really nice: the live scoring of 2 movies. One will be ‘the discovery of slowness’ and the other one will be the ‘magical misery tour’. So don’t miss it ad enjoy your evening. Beginning: 9 p.m; Admission: free; How to get there: Umsonst und draußen festival, left behind the Freie Alternative Schule,  Stauffenbergallee 4, 01099 Dresden, BUS 64, 74 […]

Indian dinner night at the Welcome Center – Thank you, DJ!

What a wonderful evening! Indian guest researcher DJ cooked for a little exclusive group of international scientists in the Welcome Center. We had a vegetarian curry, dal, rice, a surprise and mango lassi. It was quite a challenge to cook all that on only two hot plates ;) We also ate with our fingers as this is the Indian habit. The international guests were exchanging stories about their home countries but also stories about their time in Germany – thank you a lot, we really appreciated that! This cooking event was supposed to be the first one in a row. The […]

Invitation to a Walpurgis Night Celebration coming Wednesday

We are happy to invite you to our Walpurgis Night celebration! In the night from 30 April to 1 May Germans celebrate the so-called “Walpurgisnacht”. This is the night when witches are reputed to hold a large celebration on the mountain Brocken and await the arrival of spring. In this night bonfires are lit in all parts of Germany. We invite you to have a barbecue with us, meet other internationals and get to know the German tradition of the “Walpurgisnacht”. We will provide food for the barbecue (sausages, turkey meat, barbecue cheese) and salad. Drinks can be bought at […]