Bulletin Board

Sunday, January 14, 2018

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Upcoming Events

For the January Monthly Meeting, Francesca Ventura, will lead us through an introduction to BURRACO, the beloved social card game! We will meet at Misterlino Bar (Strada Maggiore 77/b, near Porta Mazzini) for the entire general meeting on Thursday, January 18th. We'll start with social greetings at 7:15pm, and at 8:00pm Francesca will begin.  We'll then have an informal tournament for whomever wants to play. The no-host aperitivo will continue at Misterlino. We hope you will join us for a fun night of Burraco!

Save the date for the February Monthly Meeting on Thursday, February 15 at Via Santo Stefano 11.  Social gatherings begin at 7:15 with a panel discussion at 8:00.

From the Board of Directors: Contact Us

Would you like to become more involved in our international community?  We are searching for a co-leader for the Professional Network and a leader for the Runners and Walkers Group and would be grateful for your consideration.

Submit your article for the next edition of Vox@Bo to newsletter@iwfbologna.com by January 31st. The theme is "Engaging in Politics". Details can be found on the Forum.

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- stay tuned for upcoming events
  • Coffee Morning - meets weekly on Wednesdays at 10:30am at Pappare (via dei Giudei, 2)
  • Culture Club - stay tuned for upcoming events
  • Job Bank-job opportunities can be found on the forum
  • Book Club- will meet Thursday, January 25th to discuss Antonio Tabucchi's Sostiene Pereira (Pereira Maintains)
  • Ramblers- stay tuned for upcoming events
  • Diners Club- stay tuned for upcoming events
  • Language XChange- stay tuned for upcoming events
  • TTT- will meet Saturday, January 20th for a short period of mingling and chatting, followed by a talk about the education options in Bologna
  • Kocktailklatsch- will meet for an apero-cena at Caffe Zamboni on Tuesday, January 30 at 6:30pm.
  • Community Service- stay tuned for upcoming community events
  • Film Fans- watch the classic film The Graduate on Friday, January 26th at 8pm (more details to follow)
  • Burraco Club- stay tuned for upcoming events


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