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The 3rd Tuesday of each month, 6 - 8 pm
Monthly informal jam session for players of all types of
squeezeboxes and ability levels.
Trip to Switzerland - Informational Meeting
Saturday, January 21, 2017; 1 pm
Following very successful tours to Switzerland in 2013 and 2015, Turner Hall is again sponsoring another trip to Switzerland from September 3-17, 2017. Come and find out if this is your year to visit Switzerland!
Swiss Movie Night
Friday, March 24, 2017; 7:30 pm
(Doors open at 7:00 pm)
Grand Hall; Free-will donation
View a film from Switzerland, with English sub-titles.
Swiss Independence Day Potluck/Picnic
Tuesday, August 1, 2017; 6 pm
Farm of Pat Yeagle near Winslow, IL
A relaxing evening with great food and Swiss music,
commemorating the declaration of Switzerland's independence in 1291. Please email
SwissHall@TurnerHallofMonroe.org for more details.
Trip to Switzerland
Monroe Swiss Singers' 51st Swissfest
Sunday, September 3 - Sunday, September 17, 2017
Whether it's a return visit, or a once-in-a-lifetime
trip, see Switzerland with people who know it best.
Sunday, November 5, 2017; 2:00 pm
Grand Hall; $10 in advance (available at Orange Kitten Yarns on the Square or in the Ratskeller Restaurant); $12 at the door
A longtime Monroe tradition,
this program features an afternoon of Green County's finest
Swiss folk choirs and performers. Adding to the authentic experience, the
Ratskeller Restaurant will be open following the program for more Swiss culture!
Christkindlmarkt - Old World Holiday Shopping Market
Friday - Saturday, November 24-25, 2017; 9 am - 4 pm
Grand Hall; Free admission
A German tradition dating back to the 14th
century, the Christkindlmarkt features unique items from hand-selected
quality vendors for your holiday gift-giving. A European café and
Swiss baked goods round out this special shopping experience.
Alpine Carol Sing and Candle Tree Lighting
Friday, December 1, 2017; 7:00 pm
Grand Hall; Free-will donation
A very special traditional Alpine event at which you can help light 100
candles on a freshly-cut evergreen Christmas tree! Informal singing of carols and holiday treats, and
a visit from Swiss Samichlaus and his bad-behavior consultant, Schmutzli.
NOTE: Although this is a family event, it is advised that it may not
be suitable for very young or fearful children!
Deutscher Weihnachtsgottesdienst (German Christmas Communion Service)
Sunday, December 3, 2017; 2:00 pm
St. John's United Church of Christ; Monroe, WI. Free-will offering.
A truly touching Christmas experience for the soul. Conducted
entirely in German (English translation available) by members of the Monroe Swiss Singers.
Old Year's Night Celebration
Sunday, December 31, 2017; 8 pm - 12:30 am
Grand Hall; Advance sale and at-the-door tickets, tba. (Reserved Tables)
Usher out the Old Year with Barefoot Becky and the Ivanhoe Dutchmen! Admission includes cheese and crackers, glass of champagne, party favors and a
midnight balloon drop. The Ratskeller Restaurant will also be serving an elegant buffet that evening. (Not included in the dance ticket price.)