Lantern Festival, Music Parade, and Refreshments. Join us for a centuries-old German tradition of songs and brightly-colored lanterns to celebrate Martin's Tag! We will have a lantern parade and refreshments will be available. We'll meet at [...]
First day of class is Saturday, September 8! Have you registered yet? Registration is easy. Simply visit our registration page to register for classes. Returning students can just log into their existing account, add their class, and checkout. [...]
We are seeking an aide for our Grade 5+ Beginner/Intermediate class in Novato! This position is part-time during the school year (September-May). Check out our job openings for more information. If you know someone who is interested [...]
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.