Toledo - Toledo Schwabenverein On Saturday June 23rd, The Toledo
Schwabenverein gathered for their annual family picnic at the home of Dan
and Kristi Pfouts in Curtice, Ohio. The gathering included free beer and
food which is always a big draw for Schwaben. A variety of side dishes
brought by the members included some great German delights. The music,
games, conversation and beer added to the Gemütlichkeit of the day.
Congratulation to the “Entertainment Committee” on a great job organizing
On July 22nd the Verein celebrated its Waldfest, a Schwaben festival
in the woods, at the Oak Shade Grove in Oregon, Ohio. The public event
featured music by the Encore band and German ethnic dancing by the Bavarian
Schuhplattlers. A variety of German and American food and beer were
part of the festival.