With initiative and motivation, the people of kronach achieve a lot

With initiative and motivation, the people of kronach achieve a lot

But purely practical needs were also the topic of the 2. Kronach engagementborse in the heart of the city.

Not only gudrun brendel-fischer, the bavarian honorary commissioner for voluntary work, found inspiring words, but many of the participants promoted their association or institution. "Initiative through perspective," says called it rainer kober of "kronach creativ.

An incredible 1500 associations in the district

Moderator uli noll ("radio eins") could only marvel: "in the city of kronach alone, there are 385 organizations and associations where you can get involved on a voluntary basis. There are an incredible 1500 in the circle. They offer a wide range of opportunities to get involved and experience creative moments."

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Wind music breaks up

The wallenfels brass band stops playing after twelve years. The annual general meeting unanimously approved the dissolution of the brass band.

First chairman christian kostner looks back on the foundation in his annual report. When many musicians withdrew from the wallenfels music society in 2006, they decided to simply get together and make music together in an informal way. They quickly rediscovered the joy of playing music together and after a few rehearsals they played a little song for an active musician to celebrate his 50th birthday. Birthday. Word quickly got around that the "old" brass band was no longer needed musicians were playing together again, and after more and more requests for dates came in, it was decided in 2007 to found the wallenfelser blasmusik.

Over eleven years, many appointments were made, z.B. The church fair kick-off at the "sommerkeller" inn, schutzenfest schauenstein, munchberg children’s festival, octoberfest of the barenstarken guys in wallenfels, schutzenfest parade in wallenfels, fruhschoppen at muhlfest wallenfels, advent concert in the town parish church and many more. Special highlights were the participations in the music festivals in friesen, steinwiesen, windheim and kronach. From 2016, however, due to health problems of some active musicians, no more festivals could be played, but until the last performance at the muhlfest 2018, they could always offer good brass music.

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It’s all happening in the county seat

It's all happening in the county seat

With a mixture of sun and clouds, the 40th habfurt strabenfest started on friday. Habfurter strabenfest. Many visitors came to the official opening to see the two festivities that moved from the upper and lower towers and met in front of the old town hall. The habfurt town band and the sterzelbacher musicians as well as hundreds of kindergarten children with their balloons were also part of the event, adding many beautiful colorful spots to the street scene.
Stephan schneider, chairman of the strabenfest association, was delighted to see so many children at the strabenfest on the stage in front of the old town hall. Among the guests of honor was the former district administrator and former mayor of habfurt and honorary burgher of the county town, rudolf handwerker, who had launched the habfurt strabenfest 40 years ago.

Launched in 1978

Deputy district administrator oskar ebert stated: "the habfurt strabenfest is one of the most important festivals in the district and in view of the many children i think it is also an 80. Strabenfest will be held!"
Habfurt’s mayor gunther werner was proud and pleased that his predecessor, a craftsman, had brought the festival into being in 1978, and emphasized how popular the strabenfest still is.
To the sound of the bollerschusses of the royal privileged guardian society 1430 habfurt the balloons of the more than 500 kindergarten children rose into the air – as a sign that the street festival was open. The guests were spoilt for choice, because there was a lot to see, to discover and to enjoy on the main stage at the market place as well as in the whole city center.

Versatile offer

Many took the opportunity to grab a snapshot among the special offers of the shops, to enjoy the walk acts, to listen to the many music groups and bands, to get information at the booths of the clubs and companies or to participate in raffles. Naturally, the colorful program on the main stage on the market square also attracted many spectators.
Among other things, the children were fascinated by michael petermann’s magic show, rode on the children’s train, climbed on the merry-go-round or the children’s airplane, loved face painting, let off steam on the bungee trampoline, rolled through the water in rough pads, tried their hand at outdoor bowling or rushed around the children’s flea market. Young and old can look forward to this saturday. A great program awaits you starting at 11 a.M.

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New deacon comes to bad rodach

New deacon comes to bad rodach

Paint rollers, cordless screwdrivers and all kinds of other renovation materials are still standing in jochen grams' new apartment. No wonder, because the new deacon of the evangelical lutheran church congregation arrived in his new congregation bad rodach with his wife nicola only a few days ago. On 1. May he officially begins his service as the new deacon for the communities of bad rodach, unterlauter and wiesenfeld.

"We are looking forward to the new tasks and are excited about the people with whom we will come into contact, says grams. When he talks about us, he means himself and his wife. Nicola grams has nothing to do with her husband's work, but she is also, as grams says, a member of the community.

"My tasks include preaching, pastoral care and confirmation work in the three parishes, says grams. And that is exactly where he sees the challenge of his "shared position". "Since my position is newly created, the expectations of the three congregations are probably very rough", says grams. With about 60 percent is planned for bad rodach, with 30 for unterlauter and with ten for wiesenfeld. "But that's just the theory. It remains to be seen exactly how much I can help where", says grams. But before he can start his work he has to prepare his new home first.

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