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Wendish Research Exchange - Interactive online branch of the Texas Wendish Heritage Society. Research. Family genealogy. History. Global participation. Visit us today and participate!

Research Project - Volunteer to assist the Wendish Research Exchange at this informational website. View volunteer opportunities. Sign-up!

Worldwide Wendish Connection - The Wandering Wend is back online, and working towards our common goals of furthering the knowledge of Wends/Sorbs worldwide.

Wikipedia - Wends wiki

The Handbook of Texas Online - Wends

St. Paul Lutheran Church - in Serbin, Texas

Concordia University Texas - Concordia's Wendish Heritage

Chor Meja - the famous Wendish choir in Germany. Featured are several recordings of the choir.

Domowina - An organization based in Bautzen, Germany that supports and develops activities with the goal of protecting and reviving the Sorbian national identity.

Lutheran Roots Genealogy Exchange - Searching for German Lutheran Ancestors?

Wendish Heritage Society of Australia

The Wends of Renfrew County - an organization formed to study and preserve the story of the Wends who came to Renfrew County, Ontario.

Lost In A Wendish Land Of Legends - An award-winning video presentation by the Cottbus High School class of Susann Pattoka. Produced during the 2011/2012 school year, this story follows a young man from Iowa by the name of Chuck as he visits Cottbus, and meets the high schoolers at the Cottbus Wendish Museum. He falls asleep, and embarks upon a journey through the Wendish countryside - meeting several Wendish/Sorbish legendary characters along the way. Fortunately for Chuck, he awakens just in time to avoid being executed!
Serbin - A Mighty Fortress  a short video produced by Melvin Schiwart, who was born and raised at Lincoln, Texas.  This video was produced at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Serbin, with assistance from Jack Wiederhold, and features St. Paul's 1904 Pfeifer Organ.

Sorbian Cultural Museum - Cottbus, Germany (Lower Lusatia)

Sorbian Museum - Bautzen, Germany (Upper Lusatia)

Verein Sorbischer Kulturtourismus - Lausitz (Association Sorbian Cultural Tourism - Lusatia) -  Giddings Chamber of Commerce.  For information about activities and events in the Giddings, Texas area, visit the Chamber's website and click on "Visitor's Center".

For lodging in Giddings, please visit the following:

Rainbow House Bed & Breakfast (no website)
Faye Terry
635 N. Main
Giddings, TX 78942