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As of August 3, 2012, the tax, payroll and accounting part of Ruth Enterprises has been turned over to Kenneth A. Mackay, CPA, 4764 South 900 East, Suite 3, Salt Lake City, Utah 84117.
Ken's Phone number is 801 261-5464, Fax 801 261-5466, and his email is



Officers of GAS and the Choir are listed below.

Happy New Year 2015!

The German Chorus Harmonie is under the direction of STEPHEN SCHWEMMER, Conductor, accompanied by (Christine Gonzales or to be assigned). Assistant Conductor and Kinder - Youth Choir Conductor is Anne-Marie Dzierzon.

We are always seeking new talent. If you enjoy singing, please contact us:
Steve Schwemmer for the Choir: 801-573-6578 or;

Kinder and Youth Choirs: Anne-Marie Dzierzon at 8
01-842-9327, email:

GERMAN GAS and CHORUS HARMONIE ACTIVITIES for 2015 are at the All Saints Episcopal Church at 1710 Foothill Drive unless otherwise specified: (Check back later for more detailed information.)

Spring Concert Choir Rehearsals - Tuesdays from 7:30 until 9:00 p.m. at All Saints. Please note that on the first Tuesday of the month, we will practice downstairs.

SPRING SOCIAL - Friday, April 10, 2015 from 7:00 - 10:00 p.m. at All Saints, please RSVP Lisa Wood, 801-631-5845

SPRING CONCERT - Saturday, May 9, 2015 at 7:30 p.m., at All Saints, General Admission will be $5, $3 for students with school ID and children under 10 years.

LIVING TRADITIONS FESTIVAL - May 15 - 17, Salt Lake City & County Building, 450 South State Street - check back for details.

SUMMER PARTY - in August at Siegfried's home in Lamb's Canyon. Details will follow.

OKTOBERFEST - Saturday, September 19, from Noon - 6:00 p.m. - find us at the table with the German & American flags. Come join us then, or visit any other days at the Oktoberfest, but then you will be on your own to celebrate and enjoy the celebrations.

BRAT-FEST - Tuesday, October 6 from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. at All Saints in celebration of German-American Day. A dinner plate costs $7 (brat, roll, potato salad, pickle and drink). Tickets can be bought at the door. Please RSVP Lisa Wood, 801-631-5845

VOLKSTRAUERTAG - Sunday, November 15, at 10:00 a.m. at the Ft. Douglas Cemetery, 32 Potter Street (corner of Wakara & Chipeta, U of U Campus).

ADVENTSFEIER - Saturday, November 28, at 2:00 p.m. at the German Ward, 721 South 1200 East - please RSVP Baerbel Johnson at 801- 520-7012.

WEIHNACHTSMARKT FUNDRAISER - Saturday, December 5 from 11:00 to 4:00 p.m. at All Saints.

CHRISTMAS CONCERT- Friday, December 11 at 7:00 p.m. at All Saints.

LITERATUR Abend (share your favorite treat if you attend):
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. For additional Kultur-Literatur Abend Information and addresses, contact Gerlinde at 801 942-7849 or Eva-Maria Bates at 801 467-4889. We are taking a break in December. Our evenings will again begin in January of 2015. Check back here for details.

February 23, 6:30 at Eva-Maria Bates, 2968 Glenmare, SLC 84106

March 16, 6:30 at Uschi Huettlinger, 1920 E. Millbrook Rd, SLC 84106

April 20, 6:30 at Werner & Lieselotte Schmidt, 1528 E. Hollywood, SLC

May 18, 6:30 at Hilde Mueller, 2495 So. 500 East, SLC 84115

GAS and Choir Board
Lisa Wood
- President , 801-631-5845;
Annette Babisz - Vice President, 801-694-9929;
Ralph Petty - Vice President, 801-856-8917;
Baerbel Johnson - Secretary, 801-520-7012;
Kurt Ruth, Treasurer, 801-942-7849 Cell 801-201-5680;
Laura Hoffman - Librarian, 801- 484-5742.

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