German Village Society Coupons and Deals
Creating a masterwork of art can be like wandering through a maze: after a lengthy period of reflection and contemplation, you'll still probably starve. Appreciate the figurative risks and transcendent joys of artistic creativity with this Groupon. $25 for $50 Worth of Art Classes The German Village Society and European Papers present a wide variety of art workshops, including the Design Your Own Monogram class ($54), where students learn how to manipulate typographic forms to create their own custom monograms. During the Miniature Soldered Book class ($49), students use copper or brass, a color transfer, wire binding, and metal clasps ...
Oktoberfest may be months away, but it's time to raise your stein in the summertime to German Village Society's 53rd annual Haus und Garten Tour. With today's vunderbar deal, you can support this local society's historic preservation and educational efforts when you buy two tickets for $15 (a $30 value). On Sunday, June 24 from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m., park your car at Grange Insurance's lot on the corner of Sycamore and Front Street, and a complimentary shuttle will transport you to the Meeting Haus to begin the tour. You may stroll the streets of this landmark neighborhood during the year, but the tour is your chance to visit each home at your leisure -- you'll ooh and aah over the private gardens and innovative restorations of these charming brick cottages. And be sure to stop in St. Mary Church and Rectory -- these landmarks are open 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Plus you'll love the shopping in Schiller Park at the Markplatz vendors. Now, das ist ein gut deal. Want more? Check out the German Village Society on Facebook.