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The Dutch International Society

Greetings and welcome to the largest and oldest Dutch-American organization in the United States. We exist to maintain and strengthen ties with our Dutch heritage. Our quarterly magazine - dis magazine - offers articles and stories of all things Dutch and Dutch-American.

We invite you to become a member - join us!

Met vriendelik groet!

From the Editor

From the Editor

If ever we needed a story about love in Paris, we need it now. If ever we needed a story about love [...]
The Bach Chorale of Grand Rapids Fall Concert featuring Dutch organist Ulbe Tjallingii  SUNDAY NOVEMBER 15, 2015 – 7:30 pm

The Bach Chorale of Grand Rapids Fall Concert featuring Dutch organist Ulbe Tjallingii SUNDAY NOVEMBER 15, 2015 – 7:30 pm

The Bach Chorale of Grand Rapids fall concert will feature Dutch organist Ulbe Tjallingii from Leeuw[...]
The Dutch in America Across the Centuries: Connections and Comparisons Conference - Sept 17 to 19 - Albany New York

The Dutch in America Across the Centuries: Connections and Comparisons Conference - Sept 17 to 19 - Albany New York

The Dutch experience in North America, from the voyage of Henry Hudson to the recent migrations of d[...]
The Royals Visit G.R. (and some other places in the U.S.)

The Royals Visit G.R. (and some other places in the U.S.)

The plain brown envelope that arrived in our mailbox mid-May looked deceptively like some kind of ad[...]
An Immigrant Story: Miss Fisher's Gift

An Immigrant Story: Miss Fisher's Gift

by Piet Reinier Knetsch We emigrated from the Netherlands in 1955. My father, Reinier Knetsch[...]