Bulletin Board

Monday, November 13, 2017

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Upcoming Events

The November Monthly Meeting takes place Thursday, November 16th, beginning at 7:30pm and offers IWF members and their guests the exclusive opportunity to enjoy a private event at the historic Palazzo Pepoli (via Castiglione, 8) where at 8pm guest speakers Professor Luca Ciancabilla, from the University of Bologna and Camillo Tarozzi, curator and restorer of the exhibition 'Street Art - Bansky &Co. L'arte allo stato urbano' will offer an enticing presentation regarding street art today.  For this unique opportunity, there will be a 5euro cost for members and guests, please meet inside in the museum atrium.  Following the presentation, consider joining us for a no host-aperitivo at Cafe de Paris (Piazza della Francia, 1/c).

The December Holiday Social event  is scheduled for Saturday, December 16th at 8pm at the Salone delle Feste at I Portici Hotel, via dell'Indipendenza 69.  More details to come!

From the Board of Directors: Contact Us

  • See your name in writing and send in your article about how you 'Beat the Winter Blues' for the next issue of the vox@BO newsletter.  Submissions are due December 15th.  See the forum for more details.
  • Membership dues for the 2017-18 year are due by November 30th.  Regular membership is 50euros and can be paid in cash at the November Meeting or via bank transfer.  See the membership page for payment details.
  • IWF is looking for motivated members to lead Runners & Walkers.  If you are interested please contact interestgroups@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- stay tuned for upcoming events
  • Professional Network- next meeting posted soon
  • Coffee Morning - meets weekly on  Wednesdays at 10:30am at Pappere (via dei Giudei, 2)
  • Culture Club - meets Saturday, November 25th at 11am for the "Mostra Sospesa", Palazzo Fava            (via Manzoni, 2)
  • Job Bank-job opportunities can be found on the forum
  • Book Club- meets Tuesday, November 28th at 8pm to discuss "The White King" by Gyorgy Dragoman
  • Ramblers- are heading for a weekend hike in Abano Terme, November 18-19
  • Diners Club- next meeting Tuesday, November 21 at 8:15pm at Ristortante India (via Nazario Sauro, 14/a)
  • Language XChange- stay tuned for next meeting
  • TTT- meets Wednesday, November 15th at 5pm, contact h_hammond@hotmail.com to confirm attendance
  • Kocktailklatsch- meets Wednesday, November 29th at 7pm at Sartoria (Piazza Aldrovandi, 21/b)
  • Community Service- stay tuned for upcoming community events
  • Film Fans- next film meeting posted soon
  • Burraco Club- stay tuned for the next event


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