Bulletin Board

Tuesday, December 01, 2015

Welcome to the IWF News Flash. This page is regularly updated and a link is sent to IWF members via e-mail. Member to member announcements can be posted anytime on the IWF on-line forums. Follow these simple instructions to post your message. 

Upcoming Events

December Holiday Social Event

Don't forget to sign up for the December Holiday Social Event, which will be held next week on Friday, December 11th starting at 8pm in the enchantingly elegant Salotto Boschi. Bring male or female guests for food, drinks, music, dancing and socializing (entry fee is 10 euros for members and 20 euros for guests). Proceeds will go toward supporting the Women of Vision charity, and a collection box will be available for additional donations (handmade African bags can be purchased with a minimum donation of 20 euros). SIGN UP now on the forum!

January Monthly Meeting

Mark your 2016 calendar for the January Monthly Meeting, which is scheduled to take place on Thursday, January 28th. The meeting will be held in the Palazzina of Centro delle Donne (Via del Piombo, 5) with social greetings starting at 7:15pm and the talk commencing promptly at 8pm. Additional details will be posted soon.


From the Board of Directors: Contact Us

  • The editor of Vox@Bo is now accepting submissions for the next edition. The theme is entitled "Giving a Helping Hand". Articles may be sent to newsletter@iwfbologna.com by December 15th.
  • If you have not already done so, please send in a digital, uncropped photo of yourself for the IWF Member Directory: web@iwfbologna.com
  • We welcome your suggestions for speakers for future IWF events. Please write to programming@iwfbologna.com

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-upcoming runs/walks will be posted soon
  • Professional Network-informal introductory get-together planned for December 9th at 6:30pm at Fleur du Vin
  • Coffee Morning-weekly meetings take place Wednesdays at 10:30am at Impero Cafe
  • Culture Club-stay tuned for next activity
  • Job Bank-job opportunities can now be found on the forum and will no longer be posted on the website
  • Book Club-next activity will be posted soon
  • Ramblers-stay tuned for next activity
  • Diners Club-next activity will be posted soon
  • Language XChange-stay tuned for next activity
  • TTT-kids' Christmas party to be held on December 6th at 3pm
  • Kocktailklatsch-toast to the approaching holidays at Le Stanze on December 3rd at 7pm
  • Community Service-resources and ideas available for those interested in volunteering
  • Film Fans-check back soon for next activity

On the Forums

IWF Job Bank Events in Bologna and Surrounding Areas > Travel and Transportation > Eating Out > In the Kitchen > The Italian Paper Trail > Services in Bologna > Kid’s Corner > MemberBlog I’m looking for… > Househunters > Buy Sell and Share 

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