Virtual Programming Series
Join the LACS community from the comfort of your own home! In these virtual programs, we will explore Luxembourg/Luxembourg-American history and culture, current events, lasting traditions, and so much more!
Join the LACS at our next Let’s Talk Luxembourg program in Spring 2023!
*Please note these topics and dates are subject to change.
Thursday, March 9, 2023. 11 am CT. UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage with Patrick Dondelinger, Head of Research, Intangible Cultural Heritage, Luxembourg Ministry of Culture
Friday, April 21, 2023. 11 am CT. Overview of Luxembourg City Museum with Guy Thewes, Director of Luxembourg City Museum
May 2023 – Luxembourg History with Marc Klein, LACS Board Member
Fall Cooking Class
Sunday, October 3, 1pm Central Time
Celebrate the beginning of fall by cooking some seasonal recipes with Nicky Krieger. Nicky will be making the classic Luxembourgish soup Bouneschlupp, and she will give a demonstration of the popular street food gromperekichelcher. Cook along with Nicky or watch and enjoy!
History Talk: Emigration from Luxembourg to the United States
Saturday, October 23, 12pm Central Time
Learn about Luxembourg-United States history with LACS Board Member Jean Ensch. During this talk, Jean will share some of his extensive research about emigration from Luxembourg to the United States. He will give a broad overview of the reasons for emigration from Luxembourg, the transatlantic voyage, and the destination of Luxembourg settlements in the United States.
Virtual Tour of Echternach, Luxembourg
Saturday, November 20, 11am Central Time
Join Georges Calteux for a virtual tour of Echternach. He will share Echternach’s storied past, some of its recognizable locations, and its beloved traditions. Georges will also briefly discuss the tragic recent floods that forced evacuations in the area.
Celebrating St. Nicholas Day in Luxembourg
Sunday, December 5, 11am Central Time
Get in the holiday spirit by making traditional Boxemännchen with Nicky Krieger-Loos and Marc Weydert. This cooking class will be fun for the whole family as Nicky and Marc will make this holiday treat and share other Luxembourg holiday traditions.
Getting Ready for Fuesend!
Sunday, January 16, 11am Central Time
Join Nicky Krieger-Loos in preparing for Fuesend, Carnival in Luxembourg. Learn about the festival’s traditions and all of the sweet treats Luxembourgers make for this time of year. Nicky will provide a cooking demonstration of a couple popular fried donuts, giving you plenty of time to practice the recipe before Fuesend in February.
Virtual Collections Visit
Saturday, March 5, 12pm Central Time
Ever wonder what is behind the scenes in the archives and collections of the LACS? Join Curator Serena Stuettgen for a look into the artifact collection with objects that are not currently on exhibit!
A Dual Citizen Life
Saturday, April 2, 11am Central Time
Interested in learning what it’s like to become a Dual Citizen of Luxembourg? Join us for a conversation with some LACS members as they recount their experiences going through the Luxembourg Citizenship reclamation process.
Fall-ing for Quetschentaart
Saturday, September 24, 11am Central Time
Join Nicky Krieger-Loos to make this classic Luxembourgish fruit tart. Cook along or watch and enjoy!
Introducing the Luxembourg Online Dictionary
Friday, October 21, 11am Central Time
Learn how you can use the brand new version of the Luxembourg Online Dictionary with Alexandre Ecker and Sarah Hess from the Center for the Luxembourgish Language.
Capturing Luxembourg American History through Storytelling
Saturday, November 5, 11am Central Time
Join us for a talk about Oral History and a behind the scenes look of Voices From the Village!
The Holidays in Luxembourg
Saturday, December 3, 11am Central Time
Join Nicky Krieger-Loos and Marc Weydert to celebrate this festive season and make the classic holiday recipe bûche de Noël!