Deutscher Verein schedules events

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JASPER — The summer picnic for the Deutscher Verein will be held Sunday, Aug. 26, at the Jasper Outdoor Recreation Club.

Doors open at 2 p.m. with the meal being served around 4 p.m. Mike Hochesang will be grilling smoked pork chops and chicken breasts. Last names starting with A through H are asked to bring vegetables; I through M, salads; N through S, dessert; and T through Z, potato.t

German Heritage nominations are due Sept. 6. Send them to Jasper Deutscher Verein, P.O. Box 15, Jasper IN 47547-0015.

German Heritage Essay Contest entries must be postmarked by Sept. 6. Send them to Deutscher Verein, P.O. Box 15, Jasper IN 47547-0015.

The German Heritage dinner is planned for Thursday, Oct. 4, at the Schnitzelbank.

The Jasper Deutscher Verein will participate in the Deutschlandjahr USA Parade in Indianapolis on Sunday, Oct. 7. The parade will be presented by the German Consulate of Chicago.

Participants will depart Jasper at 9 a.m. The parade starts at 1 p.m., and people will return to Jasper at 6 p.m. Cost is $35 per person. Reserve seats soon. Call Lisa Bower in Jasper City Hall at 812-482-4255.

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