|The Sacramento Helvetia
Verein's Monthly Meetings
MEMBER MEETINGS: First Wednesday of Every Month
WHERE? We meet at the Turn Verein Hall - 3349 J
TIME: 6:45 PM arrival, 7 PM board meeting, 8 PM
OTHER EVENTS: Visit the calendar page throughout
the year for current upcoming events.
Calender of Events
|Sacramento's Monthly Men's and
Women's Swiss Heritage Club
Founding of the Sacramento Helvetia Verein on
March 1, 1892.
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
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 further
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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|Sacramento Helvetia Verein
Founded in 1892