Exhibition on Leonhard Tietz opened

The exhibition “140 years of Leonhard Tietz in Stralsund” started on December 11, 2019. Dr. Maren Heun, director of the Stralsund Museum, referred at the opening to the appropriate location of the exhibition in the former Krämer and now Museum House. The exhibition is placed in the hallway and is thus (temporarily) part of the…Continue readingExhibition on Leonhard Tietz opened

Association may issue donation receipts

On November 7, 2019, the Förderverein Historische Warenhäuser Wertheim und Tietz in Stralsund e. V. received a notice from the Stralsund tax office pursuant to Section 60a (1) AO. This confirms that the association promotes art and culture, science and research as well as education and upbringing and that it is therefore a non-profit organization.…Continue readingAssociation may issue donation receipts

140 years of Leonhard Tietz in Stralsund

The non-profit Förderverein Historische Warenhäuser Wertheim und Tietz in Stralsund e. V. opens an exhibition about Leonhard Tietz in cooperation with the STRALSUND MUSEUM on December 12. The latter opened his first textile store 140 years ago on August 14, 1879 at Ossenreyerstrasse 31, just a few meters from the exhibition venue. Over the following…Continue reading140 years of Leonhard Tietz in Stralsund

Lecture at the Pomeranian State Museum (21.3.2019, 6 p.m.)

In the series “Bausteine zur Landesgeschichte” Nadine Garling from the Förderverein Historische Warenhäuser Wertheim und Tietz in Stralsund e. V. will give a lecture “Die jüdischen Kaufmannsfamilien in Stralsund” at the Pommersche Landesmuseum in Greifswald on March 21, 2019, starting at 6 pm. The lecture will focus on the sites of Jewish history as well…Continue readingLecture at the Pomeranian State Museum (21.3.2019, 6 p.m.)

Volunteer Award of Vorpommern-Rügen 2018

At the New Year’s reception of the District Administrator Dr. Stefan Kerth on 25.1.2019, Nadine Garling received the Volunteer Award 2018 of the District of Vorpommern-Rügen for her association work, in addition to other committed citizens. The award was presented together with the Chancellor and Member of the Bundestag Dr. Angela Merkel.Continue readingVolunteer Award of Vorpommern-Rügen 2018

Tour Jewish Life in Stralsund

With interesting stories, information and historical recordings, the audio tour “Jewish Life and Work in Stralsund” takes visitors and locals to eleven places in Stralsund’s Jewish history. Professor Michael Klotz created the tour with students at Stralsund University of Applied Sciences as part of the BMWi-funded “Mittelstand 4.0-Kompetenzzentrum Rostock” for the izi.TRAVEL app, which is…Continue readingTour Jewish Life in Stralsund

NDR time travel to Wertheim and Tietz

“How two department store founders turned retail around” – The journey through time in the NDR Nordmagazin covers the history of the Wertheim and Tietz department stores in Stralsund in two parts. Both parts are available in the media library. Thanks to CLIP Film u.Fernsehproduktion GmbH for the photo of the shooting in the historic…Continue readingNDR time travel to Wertheim and Tietz

Götz Aly pays tribute to “Wonderful German Citizens’ Associations”

We are pleased about the appreciation of our and other associations’ work by Götz Aly in his column in the Berliner Zeitung. And think back with pleasure to the wonderful evening a good month ago in the town hall.Continue readingGötz Aly pays tribute to “Wonderful German Citizens’ Associations”

Exhibition “The Jewish Merchant Families in Stralsund”

The non-profit association Förderverein Historische Warenhäuser Wertheim und Tietz in Stralsund e. V. will open an exhibition in the Kulturkirche St. Jakobi on November 8, 2018 as part of the events marking 80 years of the Reichspogromnacht. On display will be places of Jewish history as well as biographies of formative merchant families such as…Continue readingExhibition “The Jewish Merchant Families in Stralsund”

Hanna’s Sleeping Dogs Movie Night

Three women. Three generations. One fate. The Filmclub Blendwerk e.V. shows in cooperation with the Förderverein Historische Warenhäuser Wertheim und Tietz in Stralsund e. V. on November 15, 2018 at 20:00 the film Hanna’s Sleeping Dogs (Austria, Germany 2016, 120 min., FSK: 12 R: Andreas Gruber D.: Nike Seitz, Franziska Weisz, Johannes Silberschneider, Hannelore Elsner…Continue readingHanna’s Sleeping Dogs Movie Night