Bulletin Board

Monday, January 16, 2017

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Upcoming Events

January Monthly Meeting

The January Monthly Meeting will take place this Thursday, January 19th in the Aula Magna at the Centro delle Donne (via del Piombo, 5) where Roberta Capua, former Miss Italia (1986) and Italian television personality will discuss the changing role of women in Italian television.  Social greetings will begin at 7:15pm and the presentation by Capua at 8pm.  We will resume our book exchange during the social greetings, bring a book you are ready to part with in exchange for another.  Consider joining us at Osteria della Fontana (via Fondazza, 83) for a no-host aperitivo following the presenation.

The February Monthly Meeting scheduled for Thursday, February 16th

From the Board of Directors: Contact Us

  • The December issue of Vox@BO newsletter is online and available for download.  Get reading and writing, as the next newsletter theme has been set - art and design.  We all have a designer inside of us, be creative about how your creative self comes to life and send your articles to editor Heather Hammond by February 15th. 

Interest Groups

Would you like to take part in one of our interest groups during the upcoming social year? Interest groups are a great way of meeting other IWF members and making new contacts within our group. Contact the Membership Team for more details, or contact the individual group leaders:

  • Runners & Walkers- stay tuned for upcoming activities
  • Professional Network- meet at Bakery Station (via D. Luigi Sturz, 30) on Tuesday, January 24th at 7:30pm
  • Coffee Morning- meets weekly at Pappare' (via dei Giudei, 2) on Wednesdays at 10:30am
  • Culture Club-Museo Magi'900 (via Rusticana A/1,Pieve di Cento) on Saturday, January 21st at 3:30pm
  • Job Bank-job opportunities can be found on the forum
  • Book Club- "Catherine the Great: Portrait of a Woman" by Robert Massie, Tuesday, January 31st at 8pm
  • Ramblers- meet at Porta Saragozza on Sunday, February 12th at 11am
  • Diners Club- next dinner will be held on Tuesday, February 7th at 8pm, location to be posted soon
  • Language XChange-meet at Fram Cafe (via Rialto 22/C) on Friday February 3rd at 1pm
  • TTT-stay tuned for next activity
  • Kocktailklatsch- next activity will be posted soon
  • Community Service- the Scioglilingua language program run by the Sala borsa is seeking volunteers, contact comunicazionesalaborsa@comune.bologna.it  
  • Film Fans-next film screening will be posted soon
  • Burraco Club- next game on Friday, January 27th at 7:30pm at Via Santa Margherita al Colle 8 -Ventura


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