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Last update on November 26, 2019

Clubs are the fast way to meet people with common interests — and they make even more sense for expats who are far from home. Expatica’s guide to Germany’s clubs and associations helps you to start making connections.

Berlin

Arts and theatre

English Theater Berlin

Office Phone: +49 (0)30 693 56 92
Box Office Phone: +49 (0)30 691 12 11
English Theatre Berlin
F40 · Fidicinstrasse 40
10965 Berlin

[email protected]
www.etberlin.de/

Business, professional and educational

American Chamber of Commerce, Berlin

www.amcham.de
Charlottenstraße 42, 10117 Berlin
T +49 30 28 87 89-25
Fax: (030) 28 87 89 – 29
[email protected]

American German Business Club – Berlin

Am Beckmannplatz 4, 53340 Meckenheim
Phone +49 (0) 2225 7044415
Fax +49 (0) 2225 7034999
[email protected]
www.agbc-berlin.de

ELTAB-B – English Language Teachers Association Berlin-Brandenburg

www.eltabb.com
Networking and professional development organisation for English teachers in Berlin and Brandenburg. Holds regular workshops with international speakers as well as social events, including a monthly ‘Stammtisch’ open to non-members. Also has an email list with job offers.

Expat associations – American

The American Women’s Club of Berlin

Tel: (030) 79 70 65 23
Fax: (030) 79 74 18 6
http://www.awcberlin.org/

Cologne: http://www.awccologne.org/

American German Business Club – Berlin

Email: [email protected] or [email protected]
www.agbc-berlin.de
AGBC-Berlin e. V.
PO Box 15 01 45
10663 Berlin
Tel: (030) 240 85 212

Hobbies and sports

Berlin Crocodiles (Australian Football) club

Hedemannstr. 1, 10963 Berlin
+49 (0) 30 4176 1818 
+49 (0) 30 6110 7858
www.berlin-crocodiles.de

The English Football Club Berlin

Postfach 370221, 14132 Berlin
033203-608750
www.english-football-club.com
[email protected]

Berlin Cricket Club

Postfach 92 01 18,12415 Berlin
http://www.berlincc.de/
[email protected]

Berlin Cricket Club is a truly multinational outfit with players from the UK, India, Germany, Australia, the West Indies as well as the Netherlands.

Medical Services

‘Call a doc’

Supplies information about medical services especially for foreigners residing in Berlin
www.calladoc.com
mailto:[email protected]

Religious

All Saints Catholic Community

Hüttenweg 46 14195 Berlin
Phone (030) 86203636
Fax (030) 86203638
Email [email protected]
www.all-saints-berlin.de

American Catholic Community

Fax: (030) 891 6020

American Church in Berlin

Tel: (030) 813 2021
[email protected]

Berlin International Church (Evangelical)

Blissestraße 2, 10713 Berlin, Germany
030 89732489

Gateway International Church

Tel: (030) 85077820
www.gicb.org
[email protected]

St. George’s Anglican Church

Preußenallee 17-19, 14052 Berlin Neu-Westend

Thursday 10.00am – 3.00pm (except Holidays)
Tel:   (+49) 30 304 1280
Fax: (+49) 30 304 1280
www.stgeorges.de 

Christliche Glaubensgemeinde(Christian Church of Faith)

Hauptstraße 134
10827
Tel: (030) 781 14 83
www.cggberlin.de

Social

John F. Kennedy Friendship Center – Berlin

www.jfkfc.org/
JFK Friendship Center e.V.
Von-Luck-Str. 24, D-14129 Berlin
Tel.: +49 (0)30/818 40 00
Fax: +49 (0)30/8049 62 73

Lacrosse Club Berlin

Karl-Kunger-Str 59, 12435 Berlin
[email protected]
+49163 6778224

Berlin Hash House Harriers

www.berlin-h3.de

Berlin International Women’s Club (BIWC)

www.biwc.de/

[email protected]

‘Dialogue’ Book Club in Mitte

Expand your literary horizons with Dialogue, Berlin’s monthly Book Club Meeting in the cozy surroundings of the T Room, between Mitte and Prenzlauerberg. The Book Club takes a sideways approach to international, English-language books, with an emphasis on less-expected titles, contemporary themes, and up-and-coming authors. To sign up for a Dialogue book group and receive a discount on all current book club titles, visit the book shop at Christinenstra e 27, 10119 Berlin or contact [email protected]
www.dialogueberlin.com

Booker Tea Reading Group-Berlin

The Booker Tea Reading Group-Berlin discusses award-winning and notable literature from around the world.  Generally, we meet the 3rd or 4th Sunday of each month from 6-8 pm during the warmer, sunny months and 4-6 pm during the grey days of winter. The date and time are always posted on the home page. Guests should bring a vegetarian dish, salad or dessert to share with others in a potluck meal. For the reading list and other details, visit www.thebookertea.com/berlin.htm

Club Vivanova

www.clubvivanova.de

World Language Party

Every Wednesday an international party takes place on the ship ‘Eastern Comfort’ on the Spree in Berlin.  The gatherings attract an international mix of mostly students, artists and professionals, usually 50 to 100 people, and the common language is English.  Starts 7pm, no entry fee, a small free buffet to begin (my homemade humus and fresh bread).  Ask for Charles on the ship.  Muehlenstr. 73

Contact: [email protected], 0163-5272213

Düsseldorf

Social

British Women’s Club of Düsseldorf

www.bwcduesseldorf.org

American German Business Club – Düsseldorf

Am Latumer See 34
D-40668 Meerbusch
Tel: 0(+49)2150/3178 or 0(+49)173/621-4200
Fax: 0(+49)2150/700718
[email protected]

American Women’s Club Düsseldorf

Tel: (0211) 40 80 644
Fax: (0211) 91 29
www.awcduesseldorf.org
[email protected]

Anglo German Club e.v.

Harvestehuder Weg 44, D-20149 Hamburg
Tel.: +49 (0) 40-45 01 55-12/13
Fax: +49 (0) 40- 44 77 74

Deutsch-Amerikanische Gesellschaft Bergisches Land

Tel: (0700) 437 87 200
E-mail: [email protected]

International Club of Düsseldorf

Tel: (0211) 679 8108

Youth activities

YouthCompass Europe

www.youthcompass.org
A community youth/service organization with staff and programs in Duesseldorf, Brussels, Frankfurt, and Budapest. YouthCompass Europe provide caring adults that assist international expat teens with transition issues, provide community activities, and service projects to Eastern Europe

Cologne / Bonn

Arts & Culture

Bonn English Singers

www.bonnenglishsingers.de
We rehearse at St. Michael’s church, Rheinbacher Str. 1, Bonn-Weststadt from 7pm to 9pm on Fridays. Rehearsals take place in English. New members are always welcome.

Expat associations – British

Deutsch-Britische Gesellschaft

Albrechtstr. 22, 10117 Berlin
Fon: 030/ 203985-0

Fax: 030/ 203985-16
www.debrige.de

The Caledonian Society BoLSOC Bonn

www.caledonian-society-bonn.de

Expat associations – American

American Women’s Club Cologne

[email protected]
www.awccologne.org

American German Business Club – Bonn

Beethovenallee 85
53173 Bonn
telephone: 0228 – 35 48 45
fax: 0228 – 36 56 28
e-mail: [email protected]

Expat associations – other

German-Canadian Society

Deutsch-Kanadische Gesellschaft
Tel: (0221) 2576793
Fax: (0221)2577236
[email protected]

Oxford Club Bonn

denauerallee 7, 53111 Bonn

Tel: (0228) 22 45 83, Fax: (0228) 22 17 87
www.oxford-club-bonn.de
[email protected]

Steuben-Schurz German-American Society

Lange Str. 25-27, 60311 Frankfurt am Main

[email protected]

069-1310822 
069-1310873    

Social

Angloclub

Meets Wednesday at 8pm at the “Cafe Stanton”, Schildergasse,Cologne
www.angloclub.de

Internationaler Stammtisch

Altonaer Str. 25, 99085 Erfurt
+49 361/ 6700-487   +49 361/ 6700-697
[email protected]
www.stammtisch.erfurt-international.de/

Bonn’s English Network

Caroline Becker
www.english-network.de
Tel. 0151 12304794

The Caledonian Society Bonn (CALSOC Bonn)

www.caledonian-society-bonn.de

Frankfurt

Expat associations – American

American International Women’s Club

Tel: (06171) 58 08 35
www.aiwcfrankfurt.org
[email protected]

American German Business Club – Frankfurt

Mainzer Landstr. 176
60327 Frankfurt
Phone: 069 97358-275
Fax: 069 97358-101
[email protected]

Business, professional and educational

American Chamber of Commerce, Frankfurt

Tel: (069) 92 91 04 – 0
Fax: (069) 92 91 04 – 11
[email protected]

American German Business Club – Frankfurt

Mainzer Landstr. 176
60327 Frankfurt
Phone: 069 97358-275
Fax: 069 97358-101
[email protected]

The 64 Business Club e.V.

Tel: (06174) 639425
www.64club.de
[email protected]
Fax: (069) 97358-101
[email protected]

ELTAF-English Language Teacher’s Association Frankfurt

Fax: (06105) 27 78 27
[email protected]

Social

The Frankfurt International Ski Club (FISC)

[email protected]
www.fiscweb.org

English Round Table

www.ert.from.de

Hash House Harriers

www.frankfurt-hash.de/

Information/groups for families speaking more than one language

Tel: (06105) 25 28 4
www.mehrsprachige-Familien.de

Pickwicks English Club

www.pickwicks.de/

The British Club of Taunus e.V.

www.british-club.de
[email protected]

Frankfurt-n-Motion

Frankfurt’s International Expat Community
The Frankfurt-n-Motion Sports & Social Club is about building an outstanding integral international expat community including Frankfurt expats, locals, & other groups and persons from the Frankfurt international community.
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/frankfurt-n-motion

Youth activities

YouthCompass Europe

www.youthcompass.org
A community youth/service organization with staff and programs in Duesseldorf, Brussels, Frankfurt, and Budapest. YouthCompass Europe provide caring adults that assist international expat teens with transition issues, provide community activities, and service projects to Eastern Europe.

Hamburg

Expat associations – American

American Club of Hamburg

Tel: (0179) 3907848
www.americanclub.de

Amerika Gesellschaft

www.amerika-gesellschaft.de/
[email protected]

Amerikazentrum Hamburg

Tel: (0 40) 45 01 04 22
Fax: (040) 44 80 96 98
www.amerikazentrum.de
[email protected]

The American Women’s Club of Hamburg

Tel: (040) 89 98 27 07
Fax: (040) 5 59 48 60
www.AWCHamburg.org
[email protected]

Expat associations – British

Anglo-German Club

Tel: (040) 45 01 55-12/13
Fax: (040) 44 77 74
[email protected]
www.anglo-german-club.de

British and Commonwealth Ladies’ Luncheon Club

Tel: (040) 44 60 57
Fax: (040) 44 71 14
[email protected]

British Club of Hamburg

[email protected]
www.british-club-hamburg.de

Expat associations – other

Caledonian Society Hamburg

http://www.britaininhamburg.de/profile/CaledonianSocietyofHamburg

Canadian’s Women Club of Hamburg

www.cwchamburg.de/
The Canadian’s Women Club of Hamburg is a a group of Canadian women who live in Hamburg and the surrounding area who meet on a regular basis.  Gatherings usually take the form of a potluck dinner hosted at a member’s home and offer a chance to meet with other Canadian women, speak in their own language and share experiences.  Contact: [email protected].

Business networking

Professional Women’s Forum e.V.

www.professional-womens-forum.de
Contact: Pat Pledger – Tel: 040 821858

An international network of professional women who meet regularly (in Hamburg) to learn from and support each other, in both English and German. Our monthly meetings provide an opportunity for career-minded women who value the contacts and exchange of ideas that active networking brings, to discuss topics that challenge women in a global working environment.

Social

Hash House Harriers

www.hamburghash.de/

The Hamburg English-Language Teaching Association (HELTA)

Fax: (040) 27 80 71 01
[email protected]
www.helta.de

German-American Women’s Club

Tel: 07156-174284
Forchenrainstr. 17, 70839 Gerlingen

www.gawcstuttgart.de/

The Religious Society of Friends (Quakers)

[email protected]

Hanover

English Conversation Evening

www.go-cbt.de
Contact: Matthias Krämer ([email protected])

Hannover For English Speakers

Contact Person: Whitney Love
Contact email:[email protected]
Tel: 0173.150.35.75
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/hannover4englishspeakers/

Munich

Arts and theatre

Entity Theatre

Entity Theatre e.V.
email:  [email protected]

www.entitytheatre.com

Business, professional and educational

American German Business Club – Munich

c/o Bavarian American Center
Karolinenplatz 3
80333 Munich
tel: 0 89 / 55 02 81 29
fax: 0 89 / 55 02 81 49
[email protected]

Cambridge Alumni

Antje Clasen
Tel:(08122) 96 14 08
[email protected]

Cornell University Alumni and Friends Stammtisch

Tel: (08152)796 74

MELTA Munich English Language Teacher’s Assoc.

St Wolfgangsplatz 6, 81669 Munich
[email protected]
www.melta.de

Munich Writers

Tel: (08095) 18 80
www.munichwriters.de

Oxford Society

Tel: (089) 24 21 11-0
Fax: (089) 24 21 11-55
[email protected]
www.oxfordsociety.de.

Expat associations – American

Association of American University and Professional Women (AAUPW)

www.aaupw.de

e-mail: [email protected]

American German Business Club – Munich

c/o Bavarian American Center
Karolinenplatz 3
80333 Munich
tel: 0 89 / 55 02 81 29
fax: 0 89 / 55 02 81 49
[email protected]

German-American Choral Society

[email protected]
www.mics-munich.de/

Expat associations – British

German-English Association Munich (GEA)

www.gea-muc.de

Expat associations – other

Deutsch-Irischer Freundeskreis

adlerstraße 4, 70173 Stuttgart
0711/2361736 oder 07071/26935  (Veit Müller)
www.dif-bw.de

Malaysia Club Bayern e.V.

Tel: (08131) 33 57 92

[email protected]
www.malaysiaclubbayern.de/

Munich Caledonians

Tel: (08071) 35 63 or (08664) 624

Munich Scottish Association

E-Mail: [email protected]
Website: www.munichscottish.de
Chairwoman: Sue Bollans
Phone: +49/ (0)89/ 39 12 53

Hobbies and sports

Colmcilles GAA Club

Schwanthalerstr. 80, 80336 München
www.munichgaa.de/

Dip-N-Divers Square Dance Club

www.dip-n-divers.de/html/

English Golfing Society

www.englishgolfsociety.de/index.html

Lacrosse Club München

+49 173 5696561
[email protected]
www.lacrosse-club-muenchen.de/

Munich Cricket Club Association

http://static.cricinfo.com/db/NATIONAL/ICC_MEMBERS/GERMANY/MCA/

Munich Irish Rovers FC

www.munichirishrovers.de

Munich Road Runners’ Club

www.mrrc.de/
Hohenlohestr. 67, 80637 München
089 / 15780564  089 / 15881770
[email protected]

Munich Rugby Football Club

www.munich-rugby.de/index.php?langCode=EN

Social

 Rotary Club Munich International

www.rotary-munich.de

International Women’s Club of Munich

www.internationalwomensclub.org

Ladies International Association

www.lia-munich.de

Munich Dining Club

www.munichdiningclub.com

Religious

Peace Church United Methodist

Frauenlobstr.5, 80337 München
(089) 260 263 77

www.peacechurch.de/

Destiny Church

Destiny Church is a lively, contemporary church meeting in the heart of Munich, in the main station every Sunday at 11:15 AM. For more information, please contact Neil & Abby on 08153 908282 or see www.destinychurch.de.

Political

Democrats Abroad

www.democratsabroad.org/group/germany
[email protected]

Republicans Abroad Germany

www.republicansabroad.de
[email protected]

Youth and kids

The International Montessori English Speaking Prechool e.V.

Asamstr 11, 81541 Munich
Tel: (089) 54 07 10 28
[email protected]
www.preschool.de

La Leche League

English-speaking breast-feeding support group.
Tel: (089) 680 49 25

Stuttgart

Metropolitan Club e.V.

International group: US, UK +
[email protected]
www.metclub.de

German-American Club 1948 Stuttgart

http://www.gac1948.de/
Contact:Ronald Joslin [email protected]
(0711) 42 11 74or Scott Beard, Vice President
[email protected] (07181) 46 59 4

Stuttgart Conversation Club

www.metclub.de/Links/SCC/scc.html

0711 889 2252

[email protected]

Stuttgart Book Club

[email protected]

www.stuttgartbookclub.de