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Jupp Celebrates 25 Years at Waldsee

Published: June 20, 2018

At Waldsee, counselors don’t get old, they simply gain more Erfahrung (experience). This year, Jupp gained his 25th year of experience.

Cabins at Waldsee

Published: June 18, 2018

One of the more frequently asked questions from parents sending their kids to camp is what the living conditions are like. While the age of the cabins varies many decades, the basic structure of them is the same.

Meet the Betreuerschaft

Published: June 17, 2018

The staff at Waldsee vary in many ways. Some are in their first year of being a camper, some have been here for decades. All of us have varying interests and talents, but we all share a love for teaching German. Here are a few sentences from everybody summing up who we are and what we do.

Arrival Day

Published: June 14, 2018

On Monday we kicked off the first of our programs at Waldsee for the summer season! The first week of our summer is Familienwoche, or Family Week. Family Week is an opportunity for everyone, regardless of age, to enjoy Waldsee and learn German. On top of having dozens of family members here, we also welcome one-week villagers during Familienwoche.

Twin Cities German Immersion School BioHaus Week

Published: May 25, 2018

TCGIS BioHaus Week by Waldsee, on Flickr

This week die Kinder from the Twin Cities German Immersion School came up to Waldsee for a BioHaus week, focusing on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) concepts, a trip that is built into their science curriculum at school!

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