Selected Events 2007
Mrs. Sue Timken Donates Book Collection at Amerikazentrum Re-Opening
February 22, 2007. Mrs. Sue Timken, wife of U.S. Ambassador William Timken, helped to re-launch the Amerikazentrum at its new location in the HafenCity. Mrs. Timken donated a collection of books, “First Lady Laura Bush’s Family Favorites,” emphasizing the importance of the library as a place of life-long learning. Also participating in the ceremony were Amerikazentrum chairwoman Irmingard Zahn, Hamburg’s Minister for Financial Affairs Dr. Michael Freytag, and Consul General Duane Butcher.
View the Picture Gallery of the event.