Waldsee Blog

Welcome to the blog for Waldsee, the German Language Village. To view photos from our summer sessions, please visit our Flickr page.



Waldsee in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin

Published: November 1, 2016

Read about one of our Waldsee Wochenende (Weekends) in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin!

Grimm VS. Andersen: A Fairy Tale Battle

Published: August 25, 2016

Characters from fairy tales written by the Brothers Grimm and Hans Andersen went head-to-head last night!

A bunte (colorful) Evening

Published: August 24, 2016

"Color" was the key word for yesterday’s Fest der Farben (festival of colors)! Instead of eating in the Gasthof (inn) as we usually do, there was a Straßenfest (street festival) on the Marktplatz (market place)! Villagers were able to go to various stalls and get foods like Döner and Currywurst but were also able to play games and get their faces painted. But that wasn’t all! Following the festival, everyone received white t-shirts and headed down to...

Österreich-Tag! (Austria Day!)

Published: August 23, 2016

​When the Austrian ambassador came to visit Waldsee, there was only one thing to do – celebrate Austria Day!

Not Your Average Sunday: Dodgeball, Gameshows, and Party-Autos!

Published: August 22, 2016

​Yesterday was jam-packed!

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