|The Sacramento Helvetia
Verein's Monthly Meetings
MEMBER MEETINGS: First Wednesday of Every Month
WHERE? We meet at the Turn Verein Hall
3349 J Street,
TIME: 6:45 PM arrival, 7 PM board meeting, 8 PM
OTHER EVENTS: Visit the calendar page throughout
the year for current upcoming events.
April 2 Meeting Speakers -
Calender of Events
|Sacramento's Monthly Men's and
Women's Swiss Heritage Club
Founding of the Sacramento Helvetia Verein on
March 1, 1892.
names: Johann Schärer from the
canton Aargau; Albert Bürgi from the
canton Aargau; Karl Schilter from the
canton Schwyz. They took the courage to
gather signatures to establish a Swiss Club in
Sacramento. It took much effort and honor
to find 20-30 signatures,which agreed to
found a Verein.
We are thankful, that these three Swiss,
accomplished the founding of a club.
Thereafter every registered candidate, was
notified to have a small meeting on March
13, 1892 at Ebner’s Hotel to discuss any
LADIES' SOCIETY 1922 - 2011
1922, May 11th the Swiss Ladies' Society
officially opened their first meeting, to
cultivate friendship and sociability and to
strengthen the appreciation of Swiss
heritage in Sacramento. When the men and
women's clubs merged, the society dissolved
on December 7, 2011 when the Ladies held
their last meeting at the Turn Verein Hall
and joined the men for the first official Men's
AND Women's Helvetia Verein Meeting.
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volunteers by visiting the "ABOUT US" tab above - (or click here).
|Sacramento Helvetia Verein
Founded in 1892