Waldsee Blog

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

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The Sun Shines at Waldsee

Published: June 17, 2016

​Waldsee let loose its outdoor fun today!


Published: June 15, 2016

Waldsee celebrates Oktoberfest!

Ankunftstag in Waldsee

Published: June 14, 2016

Waldsee had a successful Ankunftstag full of laughter, language, and food!

The Final Day

Published: June 12, 2015

Our Familiewoche is coming to a close, and we would just like to take our time to say danke to everyone who participated.

Song of the Day: Fliegerlied and a Gesangsgeschichte

Published: June 11, 2015

​Gesang is a key part of life here at Waldsee and one of everyone’s favourite parts is the Gesangsgeschichte, ​a short story told through improvisation usually based on an existing myth, period of history, or book.

Liebe Grüße von Frühlingsfest!

Published: June 10, 2015

Irina, Emil, Willi, and Louise in Dirndls and Lederhosen.

Hello everyone! Tonight we had a traditional Frühlingsfest.

Song of the Day: Dar Vuglbärbaam 

Published: June 10, 2015

Today in Gesang, our singing hour after breakfast, we learned a Volkslied (folk song) in a rather interesting dialect called Erzgebirge.

Meet the Kitchen Staff!

Published: June 9, 2015

Kaiserschmarren was the word of the day as everyone’s favourite Abendessen hit the tables tonight. We thought we might take you around our kitchen to see who is behind the amazing meals at Waldsee.


Published: June 9, 2015

Hallo Alle! We kicked off the start of our summer with amazing weather and village full of people ready to spend the week learning nur Deutsch. Villagers travelled from far and wide and began by picking a new name off of our Namenschildbaum (name tag tree), then decorating their Namenschild.