We will be singing German Christmas songs at 11:45 am at the Christkindlmarkt in Petaluma on Sunday, November 25. The Christkindlmarkt is a wonderful holiday market and craft fair. Find German baked goods, speciality foods, [...]
Our school Weihnachtsfeier (Christmas party) is a fun time to come together and appreciate the wonder of the season, enjoy our students’ holiday presentations, and experience German Gemütlichkeit together. Join us on Saturday, December 8, [...]
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Founded in 1967, the German Language School of Marin in Novato, California, is a Saturday morning German language school committed to furthering the study and use of the German language. We provide students with better access to the customs, history, and culture of German-speaking countries. Our German classes are available not only for families with children, but also for adults interested in learning German. Browse our site and contact us with any questions!
Class days and times
Our classes meet Saturday mornings (excluding holidays) from 9:30am until noon at both campuses. Please see our calendar for the Saturdays school is in session or download our complete calendar (PDF). For questions, feel free to contact us:
Whether you are a native speaker or just starting to learn German, we offer events that give you the opportunity to use German in engaging and useful activities that connect you to the real German-speaking world. Fun social interactions and culturally meaningful events offer you the opportunity to retain more from your studies and become part of the language, cultures and traditions of Germany, Austria, and Switzerland! Most events are open to everyone. Sign up for our newsletter to stay in touch.