Liebe Swiss Klub Mitglieder,

Im Namen des Vorstandes wünschen ich Euch allen ein gesundes, erfolgreiches und erlebnisreiches Jahr 2018!cheese.jpg

Unser Racletteessen steht vor der Tür und wir freuen uns riesig darauf Euch zahlreich am 17. Februar im Sardis begrüssen zu dürfen.

Wer steht schon gerne in der Kälte beim Eingang um Eintritt zu zahlen? Müßt Ihr nicht!

Bitte bezahlt im Voraus! Danke!

Die Kosten für das Raclette sind pro Person $25.00 für Mitglieder und $35.00 für Nicht-Mitglieder.

Der fälligen Mitgliedsbeitrag 2018 ist $25.00 für Singles und $40.00 für Familien.

Beide Schecks können ganz einfach im gleichen Kuvert aufgegeben werden und alles ist erledigt. ????

Ganz lieben Dank für Euer Entgegenkommen und dass ihr meine Arbeit damit viel einfacher macht.

Bitte vergesst auch nicht etwas Kleingeld für Bier, Wein, sowie für die Tombola mitzubringen!

Auch dieses Jahr werden wir wieder ein kleines Wissensquizz für unserere Teilnehmer haben.

Herzlichsten Dank, liebe Grüße und bis bald!



Dear Swiss Club Members,

In the name of the board I wish you all a healthy, successful and prosperous Year 2018!

Our yearly Raclette dinner is just around the corner and we are looking forward to seeing you many of there on February 17th.

Who likes waiting at the entrance in the cold to pay for admission? You don’t have to!

Please pay in advance! Thank you!

The cost for the Raclette is $25.00 for members and $35.00 for non-members.

The membership dues for 2018 are $25.00 for singles and $40.00 for families.

Just put both checks in an envelope and you are all set. ????

I personally thank everyone in advance who is making my work much easier.

Please do not forget to bring some pocket money for beer and wine as well as for our raffle!

We will have this year once again a “pop” quiz for our attendees.

Thank you very much, warm regards and see you soon!



Raclette Event Info

Cheese and Meat Order

Thank you

Liebe Mitglieder, dear Members,

Besten Dank für Eure Teilnahme an unserem Annual Meeting.
Thank you so much for your attending our Annual Meeting.

Wir hoffen ihr habt den Samstag Abend genossen und seid gut heimgekommen.
We hope you enjoyed Saturday evening and arrived home safely.

Wir bedanken uns bei Chef Mario für das köstliche Essen.
Chef Mario, we thank you for the delicious meal.

Wir bedanken uns bei Christian für seine Preisideen und originelle Verpackung.
Christian, thank you for your great price choices and inventive wrapping.

Wir bedanken uns auch bei Reto für das Fotografieren.
Reto, thank you for taken pictures for this event.

Diese findet ihr unter http://swisscharlotte.com/?page_id=445&lang=en&wppa-album=20&wppa-cover=0&wppa-occur=1
Please check them out at http://swisscharlotte.com/?page_id=445&lang=en&wppa-album=20&wppa-cover=0&wppa-occur=1

Wir gratulieren Markus Bersinger für sein erstes vollendetes Jahr als President der Swiss Society of Charlotte.
Congratulation to Markus Bersinger for his first year as President of the Swiss Society of Charlotte.

Mit besten Grüßen,
With best regards,

Corinne, Maggie, Manuela and Rahel

Annual Meeting 2017

We cordially invite you to our 2017 Annual Meeting followed by Dinner. As in year’s past Executive Chef, Mario Thom has prepared an exquisite

+++ Swiss Themed +++

Menu and will be manning the carving station himself Wine will be served with  Dinner. The board is looking forward to seeing many of you there.

+++ Where +++
“DaVinci’s” Restaurant
Hilton Charlotte Executive Park
5624 Westpark Drive
Charlotte, NC 28217
Tel: 704-527-8000
+++ When +++
Saturday, November 4, 2017
18:30 Reception / Apéro
19:15 Annual Meeting
20:00 Dinner / Cash bar

+++ Please remember seating is limited so reserve your Seat early +++

+++ Cost +++
Members: $40.00 per person
Guests: $ 50.00 per person

+++ RSVP by October 28th +++
Manuela Corbetti, our Treasurer, will be happy to register you.

Please contact her at  +++ Manuela@SwissCharlotte.com or 561-329-1930 +++

+++ Tasks at Hand +++

1. Welcoming of the Board Members and Guests
2. Review of past Year’s Events
3. Review of Finances
4. Release of the board
5. Selection of Election Judges
6. Introduction of Maggie Deller as new Member at Large
7. Elections
8. The Board will address your Questions

The Dinner Buffet will be opened after completion of our Annual Meeting
The Board is looking forward to welcoming and catching up with You soon!

Celebrate Swiss National Day 2017

The Swiss Society of Charlotte
is celebrating Switzerland’s
726th Birthday!!

Please come and join us for the annual 1st of August Celebration!

We’re inviting you to join us for the annual celebration of the Swiss National Day!!

As always, this family event at Lake Wylie is lots of fun for everyone, with swimming (lifeguard on duty) and games for the children.
We’ll stay true to our traditions, grilling Bratwurst, Cervelat, Fleischkäse and we’ll have potato salad on hand as a traditional side dish. Soft-drinks, Water, Beer and Dessert will be supplied by the club. As tradition has it, please bring your favorite salad or dessert to be enjoyed by all. Manuela, Manuela@SwissCharlotte.com, will appreciate that you let her know what you intend to bring when you register. If beer is not your preferred beverage, please feel free to bring your own Wine, Schnapps or anything else. A lampion parade for children or anyone who’d like to participate will take place after sunset and hopefully we’ll be able to have a small bonfire as well.

Where: Red Fez Club on Lake Wylie
16600 Red Fez Club Road
Charlotte, NC 28278

When: Saturday, August 5, 2017

Time: We’ll start the celebrations at 17:00

Cost: Swiss Club Members: $15.00 per person
Guests: $25.00 per person
12 and under: Free of charge

Swiss Society of Charlotte
A Club to meet fellow Swiss
And Friends of Switzerland


Registration: Please RSVP no later than Thursday, July 28th .
Event coordinator: Manuela Corbetti; Manuela@SwissCharlotte.com; (561) 329-1930
Please mail your registration form and check to the address shown below, or you may pay at the event.
The organizers appreciate and thank you for your timely response.

When registering please provide your email address, so we have your latest information for our records, thank you!

First Name: ____________________ Last Name: ___________________

How many adults: ______________ 12 and under: _________________

Phone # ______________________ Email: _________________________


Please make check payable to Swiss Society of Charlotte and mail to:

5012 Nighthawk Drive; Fort Mill, SC 29707, thank you!

Jass Tournament is around the corner

Dear Friends,

Another Year has passed and it is with great pleasure that I invite you to join us for the annual Jass Tournament. Please note, no advance knowledge is required to participate! Christian, our board member at large came to the event last Year, never having played before. There will be plenty of friends helping you to understand the basics and after all the more the merrier! Here are the details:

Date:           Saturday, April 8th 2017

Time:           Door opens at 6pm and tournament 
                start is planned for 6:30pm

Where:          Max Daetwyler Corporation
                13420 Reese Boulevard West
                Huntersville, NC 28078

Entrance Fee:   $5.00/person payable at the event
  • The Champion and lowest score will receive a travel trophy
  • More prices to be won
  • Cash bar for Wine and Beer
  • Complementary Coffee, Soda and water
  • We’ll also have snacks and cold cuts

Please register with Marco Deillon, marcodeillon@msn.com or C: 704-661-6988 by April 5th, 2017. I look forward to seeing you on April 8th, 2017 and wish you all a fantastic day!

Your President on behalf of the board

Markus Bersinger


Raclette/Cheese Order

Dear Fellow Swiss and Friends of Switzerland


Our Annual Raclette Evening is approaching fast and as in the past we are offering you the opportunity to place your personal cheese and meat orders.  For details please consult the attached order form, you can use it to place your order with me directly.  If you do not have Adobe to complete the form, please print, scan or snap a picture and email back to me at president@swisscharlotte.com.  For your convenience I have also attached the Invitation for the Raclette, which contains all the details for the event. 


Please also consider paying your membership dues prior to the Raclette event in order to guarantee a fast entry to the event and simplify our treasure’s task, the membership form is attached.  I would also like you to consider that your annual membership dues support your Swiss Society and it pays for itself after only attending 2 events.  Wishing everybody a pleasant day!




Markus Bersinger

Swiss Society of Charlotte