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February 13, 2024: Tour of the Lyonel Feininger Exhibition at Schirn and Get-Together at Balthasar Weinbar & Vinothek in Frankfurt

The Cornell Club of Germany – Rhein Main Chapter cordially invites all Ivy Circle members to join a guided tour of the Lionel Feininger organised by the Wirtschaftsclub Rhein Main. To buy tickets, please visit (tickets are limited). 

Afterward, join for dinner and drinks. We plan to walk to Balthasar Ress DE Weinbar & Vinothek (Haus Grüne Linde, Markt 13a, 60311 Frankfurt).

DATE: Wednesday, February 13, 2024

LOCATION: Schirn Kunsthalle, Römerberg, 60311 Frankfurt

TIME: 17:30 PM (tour of exhibition)

COST: 15 EUR (tour), à la carte (restaurant)

RSVP to [email protected]

Tour of U.S. Consulate Frankfurt on January 19, 2024

The U.S. Consulate General in Frankfurt cordially invites all Ivy Circle members to participate in a tour of the Consulate and a Q&A with Consul General Thatcher Scharpf on Friday, January 19, 2023 at 4:00 pm.

3:40 pm      Arrival and proceed through security
4:00 pm      Welcome remarks by Consul General Thatcher Scharpf
4:15 pm      Tour of the Consulate Facility
4:45 pm      Q&A and discussion
5:00 pm      End of Program

Following the tour, we will meet for dinner/drinks in a nearby restaurant: 

5:30 pm      Dinner/Drinks at Kuli Alma (Zum-Jungen-Straße 10, 60320 Frankfurt am Main,

The Consul General and his principal officers direct the activities of the United States Consulate General in Frankfurt. The Frankfurt Consulate is the largest U.S. consular post and one of the largest diplomatic missions in the world. The Consulate serves the American resident community – including members of the Armed Forces and their families, business people and retirees – and assists many other visitors to Frankfurt.

LSE & Ivy Circle Rheingau outdoor networking event on June 24, 2023

Dear Alumni,

It is with great pleasure that we cordially invite you to join our first LSE & Ivy Circle outdoor networking event in the beautiful Rheingau winery region just outside of Frankfurt. This will take place in Eltville and Walluf on Saturday, 24 June 2023.

We will start the day with a networking lunch at 13 h at the restaurant “Anleger 511” in Eltville (, where we have reserved the sun terrace overlooking the river Rhine.

Thereafter, we will take a walk along the riverbank “Eltville Riviera” at 14:45 h, leading us to our final destination, the “Weingarten” (“wine garden”) of renowned winery J.B.Becker in Walluf (alternatively, the Weingarten is a 5 min walk away from train station Niederwalluf, which itself is one train stop away from Eltville).

During our networking and wine tasting from 15:30 h at the Weingarten in Walluf (, we will have ample opportunity to enjoy some great wines and even better conversations. The Weingarten offers an extensive by-the-glass selection of their highly acclaimed wine portfolio as well as some snacks and nibbles.

Please note: Anyone who is interested in exploring the village of Eltville prior to our networking gatherings, can meet us from 11:45 h at Eltville train station for a walking tour starting at 12:00 h through the old town and Kurfürstliche Burg with its famous rose gardens.

Please register – free of charge – by completing the registration form by Wednesday, 21 June 2023: All expenses are to be paid for individually based on one’s own consumption. Places are limited to 30 participants and the event will only take place if weather conditions permit.

Trains between Eltville / Niederwalluf train stations and Frankfurt main station run every 30 mins and take just under 1 hour. Alternatively, travel by car takes little over half an hour.