Bulletin Board

Monday, September 11, 2017

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Upcoming Events

The September Social Event & Assemblea Ordinaria is scheduled to take place Thursday, September 21st at 7:30pm at Caffè della Corte inside the historical cortile of Corte Isolani (via Santo Stefano, 18).  Come join us to enjoy an aperitivo al fresco, catch up with friends after the summer break and hear from several Bolognese artisans who will share their various arts and crafts.  There will also be an Assemblea Ordinaria for the treasury report, which will be provided by the IWF auditors. 

The October Monthly Meeting, scheduled for Thursday, October 19th, will offer a dialogue between textile industry expert and IWF member; Pilar Morales and a sustainable and fair trade economy expert; Giorgio dal Fiume. Together they will discuss real life experiences and how we, as consumers can contribute to create a more responsible industry.  Time and location to be announced shortly.

From the Board of Directors: Contact Us

  • See your name in print in the Vox@BO IWF Newsletter!  The next issue will be about storytelling and how these shape our memories, cutlures and traditions in time.  Submissions are due September 30th, contact the Vox@BO editior with your article. 
  • Membership dues for the 2017-2018 social year are currently being accepted.  Dues may be paid in cash at the September Social event or by bank transfer (see Membership page for payment instructions).  Regular membership is 50 euros.

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 events
  • Professional Network- next meeting posted soon
  • Coffee Morning - meets weekly,  Wednesdays at 10:30am at Caffè delle Sette Chiese (via Santo Stefano 15)
  • Culture Club - stay tuned following the summer break for upcoming events
  • Job Bank-job opportunities can be found on the forum
  • Book Club- meets Thursday, September 28th at 8pm to discuss "A Brief History of Humankind" by Noah Harari
  • Ramblers- stay tuned for upcoming events
  • Diners Club- next meeting posted soon
  • Language XChange-stay tuned for upcoming events
  • TTT-stay tuned for updates
  • Kocktailklatsch- stay tuned for upcoming events
  • Community Service- Fundraiser for Hurricane relief efforts for Texas, this Wednesday, September 13th, from 6 -10 pm at the OFV Studio (via Donato Creti 69/3)
  • Film Fans- next film meeting posted soon
  • Burraco Club- stay tuned for the next event 


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