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Regular English Language Events


Karlsruhe's very own English-Speaking Meetup Group (sponsored by is an informal platform allowing for the organization of events, activities and adventures. The most popular regular event is the monthly German-English Stammtisch where you can practice your English and meet nice people in a relaxed atmosphere. Start is 6:30 p.m. until around 9:30 ish. It's a mix of young and old and all those in-between, who come and go throughout the evening.

The American Library has regular events in English for kids and adults: LitNite (October 2 & 18), Poetry, Please! (October 23), MovieTalk (October 11),  Storytime for kids 3-5 (October 10), Teen Time (new event!)(October 12) and Storytime for kids 6 and up (October 26).

The Karlsruhe Toastmasters meet every 1st, 3rd and 5th Monday of the month at 7:00 p.m. to practice public speaking in English.

Improve your German!

Sprecht miteinander!

Practice your spoken German in a relaxed atmosphere. People of similar language ability form groups moderated by a native speaker volunteer. Free and no registration required. Wednesdays and Fridays from 6:30 to 8:00 pm. at

Bürgerzentrum Mühlburg (BZM)
Hardtstr. 37 A/2
76185 Karlsruhe

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Calendar of Events

Events in and around Karlsruhe as well as announcements of general interest are listed below. Regular monthly events are listed to the right. If you or your group are hosting an event appropriate to this community, please let us know. More information in our Newsletter.

October 20 — Creative Writing Workshop at the American Library from 1 to 3 p.m. More info and sign up through

October 26 — Hogwart’s Library Halloween Night at the American Library from 7 to 10 p.m. Hogwarts students ages 9 and up are invited to this Halloween Night. The brave participants will have to excel in ghostly games and creepy crafts and will be able to achieve their First OWL (Ordinary Wizarding Level) Certificate. The school cafeteria will provide some yucky refreshments. All Hogwarts students should wear an appropriate costume, but please refrain from bringing your owls. Tuition will be 2 Muggle Euros. Please call the library two weeks in advance to reserve a place. The lessons will be held in English and German.

October 28 — End of Summertime. Time to set your clocks back one hour!

November 13 — English/German Stammtisch organized by the English-Speaking Meet-Up Group at the Vogel Bräu Karlsruhe starting around 6:30 p.m. A great way to meet new people, chat with old friends and enjoy a night out.