Peter Nádas & The Collection on the Collection, 23 June - 2 September 2018, Kunsthaus Zug
From June 23rd to September 2nd, the art museum in Zug features two exhibitions: one featuring the work of author and photografer Peter Nádas, and the other featuring works inspired by the pre-existing Classical Modernism collection. Please visit the Kunsthaus Zug website for details.
Raiffeisen Zuger-Trophy, starting 11 August 2018
The Zuger Trophy begins on Saturday, August 11th, and incorporates all kinds of movement, from walking to running to biking. Please see the Zuger Trophy website for further information.
National Ham-Fest, 18 August 2018, Waidmannhalle, Baar
This year's national gathering of short-wave radio amateurs takes place on Saturday, August 18th, at the Waidmannhalle in Baar. Admission if free. Please consult www.hamfest.ch for further information.
Zug Sports Festival, 18 - 19 August 2018
The annual Zug Sports Festival will take place along the lakefront of Zug this year on Saturday and Sunday, 18 & 19 August. Please see https://zugsportsfestival.ch/ for details.
Jazz Night Zug, 23-24 August 2018
This year's Jazz Night(s) in Zug will take place on Thursday and Firiday, 23 & 24 August, starting each evening at 19:00. 20 different groups will perform at various locations from the Landsgemeindeplatz to the Casino. Please see http://www.jazznight.ch/ for details.
Exhibition "Electromobility & Solar Power", 25 August 2018, Dorfplatz, Hünenberg
On Saturday, August 25th, electrosuisse is organizing an exhibition on Solar Power and Electromobility at the town center of Hünenberg from 9:00 - 16:00. Hybrid and electric vehicles from several manufacturers will be exhibited, and there will be a drawing for 2 days rental of a Tesla Model S, sponsored by Tesla Motors, Cham. Exhibitors will also include suppliers and installers of environmentally friendly energy solutions. Admission is free. Please visit the website, send an e-mail or telephone 071 931 60 20 for further information.
The Shape of Language - Lecture in English by Cristian Violatti
How did historical events shape the languages of Europe. How do archaeologists use material traces to map language distribution? Witness how history shaped our languages and how our languages shaped our culture.
This event is organized by Cristian Violatti, author and former editor of the online Ancient History Encyclopedia.
Price CHF 40.- Booking required (booking includes drink and reading material). Wednesday, 5th September 18:30 duration 1 hour.
Venue: City Garden Hotel, Metallstrasse 20, 6302 Zug, Conference room, Groundfloor.
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Keynote Jazz: Roberto Bossard New Group, Casino Zug, 5 September 2018
On Wednesday, September 5th, Keynote Jazz in the Theater Casino bar features Jazz guitarist Roberto Bossard with a new group, starting 1t 19:45. As usual tables can be reserved for dinner starting at 17:30. Please see the Theater Casino program for details.
Zuger Chornacht (Zug Choral Night), 15 Sept. 2018
More than 30 choral groups from the region will perform at various locations in Zug in an extravaganza sponsored (among others) by the Zuger Kantonalbank in celebration of their 125th anniversary. See https://www.zugerchornacht.ch/ for details.
Hoppe Plays Beethoven, 29 September 2018, Lorzensaal Cham
The Zuger Sinfonietta kicks off their 2018-2019 concert season in the Lorzensaal in Cham on Saturday 29 Sept. at 19:30 with violonist Esther Hoppe, playing works by Beethoven and Sibelius. There will be an introduction to the concert at 18:30. Season tickets for four concerts are also available. Please visit the Zuger Sinfonietta website for details.
Concert with Young Soloists, 21 October2018, Villa Hammer, Cham
Winners of the Swiss Youth Music Competition will perform works by Mozart, Händel, Schubert, Williams, Pujol and Glinka on Sunday, 21 October, starting at 17:00 in the bathhouse of the Villa Hammer in Cham. Admission is free; there will be a collection. Parking is limited, so it is recommended to take the number 43 bus from Cham at 16:46. Get off at the "Hammer" stop on Sinserstrasse. Please see the Guidle website for details.
ZIWC Halloween Party, 3 November 2018, Siehbachsaal, Zug
Our sister club, the Zug International Women's Club, will throw a Halloween bash from 19:30 to midnight on Saturday 3rd November 2018. Let's plan to join them in our most gruesome Halloween garb at the Siehbachsaal (where we hold our Summer Party) for food and fun. Further details will appear here later and in our October/November newsletter.