SAS Events


The Swiss Club of Atlanta organizes many social events throughout the year. If you are a member of our club, you can sign up for newsletters when filling out your application.
Our most favorite events are the Annual SAS Fondue Plausch and the Swiss National Day event.

Next event:

March 24, 2019         General Assembly @57th Fighter Restaurant, Atlanta

Our Club year for 2018/19 comes to an end. On this occasion and on behalf of the board I would like to cordially invite you to a brunch combined with our annual


On Sunday March 24th, 2019 at 10.00am At the 57th Fighter Group Restaurant

If you are unable to attend we kindly ask you to assign a proxy to another club or board member that will attend the meeting. Please use the enclosed proxy form. If you have questions regarding this form, please contact any of the board members.

The membership fee (calendar year) for 2019/20 is due by March 31st, 2019. We have enclosed the enrollment form for your convenience if you have not renewed yet. Membership fees are kept at the same level (for several past years): $55 for family and $30 for individuals. This fee is impor- tant for your club to plan events and keep the individual cost of the events as low as possible along with offering some events for free.

As usual you will need to elect your board for 2019/20 as well as the auditors. We are pleased to present you the following recommendation of officers for the upcoming new club year:

President Sally Aquilino current / new position
Vice President Guido Walther current / new position
Treasurer John Bell current
Secretary & family events Judith Forgoston current
Director inventory I Tony Elmiger current / new position
Director inventory II Markus Engel current / new position
Director facebook Jim Eppelin current
Director webmaster Astrid Wilkens current
Director Vreni Ludin new
Director Tanya Schulze new
Consular Liaison Adrian Sieber current, appointed by Swiss consulate
Auditors Hans Broder Jr current Tony Elmiger current

As always, the floor is open for additional candidates. If you could help the club in any capacity, this is the time to consider joining the Board! We have several vacancies and would love to talk with you about how you can help keep the club functioning and thriving. Please contact our current president at for a noncommittal conversation. We’re looking forward to seeing you on March 24th, 2019.

On behalf of the SAS board,

Judith Forgoston Secretary



10.00am – 10.30am Registration (we want to be the first, the restaurant opens at 10am)

10.00am – 11.30am Brunch (menu on back of this page)

11.30am – 12.30pm ANNUAL MEETING

1. Welcome

2. Agenda

3. Minutes of the General Assembly, March 25th, 2018

4. President's Report

5. Treasurer's Report and Auditors’ Statement 6. Resignations

7. Election of the Board 2019/20 and Auditors

8. Program 2019/20

9. Various 10.Adjournment


57th Fighter Group Restaurant 3829 Clairmont Rd. Altanta, GA 30341 770-234-0057

The restaurant entrance is located immediately south of the entrance to DeKalb-Peachtree Airport next to the DeKalb County Board of Health Building.


Costs $24 per adult/$14 per child under 12. The actual price of the buffet is higher and

the difference is sponsored by your club. This price includes taxes and tips as well as coffee, tea, Orange, Apple & Cranberry Juice from the buffet. Additional drinks (adult drinks available after 12:30pm) are available for purchase.

RSVP Please send your registration together with your check (payable to Swiss American

Society of Atlanta) no later than March 11th 2019, to:

John Bell, 1040 Compass Pointe Chase, Alpharetta, GA 30005

You may also pay online at and send an email to, letting our treasurer know how many adults, seniors and children will be attending. It that case, it is not necessary to send in the form below.

SAS Membership

Are you interested in participating in our events? Join the Swiss Club of Atlanta to become part of an active and fun group of folks with Swiss roots.