Bulletin Board

Monday, November 12, 2018

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Upcoming Events

The November Monthly Meeting is this Thursday, November 15th at the Palazzina at the Centro delle Donne (via del Piombo, 5) with social greetings beginning at 7.15pm followed by a presentation at 8pm by author Marcella Terrusi. A Research Fellow for the Department for Life Quality Studies at the University of Bologna, Rimini campus, Marcella Terrusi, PhD, researches children's literature, outdoor education, fashion and inclusion. Marcella collaborates with the Bologna Children's Books Fair and the Giannino Stoppani group and is author of Albi Illustrati (Carocci, 2012) and Meraviglie Mute (2017). She will discuss how books serve as bridges between cultures and in particular, picture and wordless books. Following the presentation, consider joining us for a no-host aperitivo at Osteria la Fondazza (via Fondazza, 35).

From the Board of Directors: Contact Us

  • There is still time to renew your membership fees for this social year. You can do so at the upcoming meeting on Thursday. Regular membership is 55 euros. For online payment instructions, see the membership page

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- meets Saturday, November 24th at 9am, meeting point to be announced shortly
  • Professional Network- next meeting be to posted soon
  • Coffee Morning - meets weekly on Wednesdays at 10:30am at Pappare (via dei Giudei, 2)
  • Culture Club - visits Raccolta Lercaro (Via Riva di Reno, 57) Saturday, November 17th at 11am. Please RSVP at susanna_tassinari@hotmail.it before Nov. 14th.
  • Job Bank-job opportunities can be found on the forum
  • Book Club-  meets Tuesday, November 20th at 8pm to discuss Lab Girl by Hope Jahren 
  • Ramblers- meet Sunday, November 25th at 9:30am at the car park in front of Chiesa di San Luca Evangelista (via Donini, 40068, San Lazzaro di Savena)
  • Diners Club- meets Wednesday, November 28th at 8pm at Fleur du Vin (via Degli Orefici, 7),rsvp with stephanie.sinclair@abbessesart.com by Nov. 25th
  • Language XChange- meets Tuesday, November 20th from 1-3pm, RSVP with claudia.hafler@gmail.com
  • TTT- stay tuned for upcoming events
  • Kocktailklatsch- meets again soon, stay posted for their next event
  • Community Service- stay tuned for upcoming volunteer opportunities
  • Film Fans- stay tuned for upcoming events
  • Burraco Club- next game date to be announced shortly

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