Our Freitagsklub is an opportunity for learners and natives to come together in an informal setting and chat about a variety of German culture-related topics. It is facilitated by our trainees and is suitable for learners of Upper Elementary level (A2) onwards.


The Freitagsklub proudly supports Emmeline's Pantry - A women only foodbank, which provides food, clothes, toiletries and baby items to women in need.

When registering to attend our Freitagsklub you decide how much you want to donate and we will be forwarding it all to Emmeline's Pantry.

Summer Schedule 2021 (Fridays 19:00 - 20:30PM)

Please register on Eventbrite to attend -

zoom invitation will be sent to registered participants one hour before the start of the event


21st May 2021

19:00 - 20:30 GMT+1 (London) via zoom

How much do you really know about Germany? Find out tonight! (Session in English)

28th May 2021

19:00 - 20:30 GMT+1 (London) via zoom

Germans are not supposed to have a sense of humour, or have they? We look at some typical German humour and find the fun in language mishaps and misunderstandings. (Session in German)

4th June 2021

19:00 - 20:30 GMT+1 (London) via zoom

Do you remember your school dinners? What has been your favourite? Together with nursery cook Annette Steinert we will discover the range of tasty and easy-to-copy meals, many German children enjoy in school. (Session in German)

11th June 2021

19:00 - 20:30 GMT+1 (London) via zoom

The British are very proud of their gardens - so are the Germans. We discuss our green get-aways from allotments to big national gardening shows

18th June 2021

19:00 - 20:30 GMT+1 (London) via zoom

Join us for an evening of classic games. This session is suitable for German learners of all levels..(Session in German)

25th June 2021

19:00 - 20:30 GMT+1 (London) via zoom

What is it like to work in German theatre? German actors Uta and Christian talk about the theatre scene in Germany. (Session in German)  

2nd July 2021

19:00 - 20:30 GMT+1 (London) via zoom

The Baltic Sea is one of the most popular domestic tourist destinations for Germans. Find out what this beautiful region has to offer and get inspiration for your next holiday. (Session in German)

9th July 2021

19:00 - 20:30 GMT+1 (London) via zoom

Germans are crazy about recycling. Does that mean they are especially friendly to the planet? We discuss environmental awareness, the shut-off of nuclear power stations and climate change with biologist Jana Bäumer (Session in German)

16th July 2021

19:00 - 20:30 GMT+1 (London) via zoom

German fashion - is there such a thing? No, we are not talking about socks in sandals. Let's find out about German designers with international aclaim and take a look at the German fashion scene. (session in German)

23rd July 2021

19:00 - 20:30 GMT+1 (London) via zoom

The rise of the charitable sector in Germany. We hear from charity expert Silvia Starz about her livelong work with charities in Germany. (Session in German)

30th July 2021

19:00 - 20:30 GMT+1 (London) via zoom

16 years of Angela Merkel at the head of German government will end in autumn this year as Germans elect a new parliament. But how does it work? Political journalist Tobias Peter of the RND will introduce us to the German voting system and major parties. (Session in English)

6th August 2021

19:00 - 20:30 GMT via zoom

You know those dates in history when you know exactly where you were when it happened? Take the fall of the Berlin Wall for example. Many Germans have a story to tell of that night and how their lives changed forever. We'll talk about some of those tonight.