Bulletin Board

Monday, March 25, 2019

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Upcoming Events

The April Monthly Meeting is scheduled for Thursday, April 11th at the Palazzina at the Centro delle Donne (via del Piombo, 5). In light of Earth Day being a key feature in April and given the recent mobilization of the world's youth to promote environmental action, this meeting aims to offer us a glimpse into how we can be a part of a community of responsible consumers; we will hear from Giovanni Notarangelo from Camilla- Emporio di Comunità, Bologna's first cooperative supermarket, committed to sustainable production. Social greetings will begin at 7pm over a light aperitivo followed by the meeting at 7:30pm. Following the event, we hope you will join us for a no-host aperitivo at Osteria della Fondazza (via Fondazza, 35).

From the Board of Directors: Contact Us

  • As we approach April, this also means we are closer May and our association's general assembly where we vote in next year's Board of Directors. This is the time to consider whether you would like to join the Board for the 2019-2020 social year. Board members have a wonderful opportunity to get together and work as a team on a regular basis; it is a really special and fulfilling experience! Don't sell yourself short - no special skills are needed. Please contact president@iwfbologna.com to express your interest and availability, and of course to ask any questions you may have.

  • Check out the latest news, comments and upcoming events in Bologna shared by IWF members on the forum. The forum news is an excellent place to reach out to other members, log in today!

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 individual group leaders for more details or the Membership team:

  • Runners & Walkers- stay tuned for next month's run/walk event
  • Professional Network- next meeting be to posted soon
  • Coffee Morning - meets weekly Wednesday at 10:30am at Pappare (via dei Giudei, 2) 
  • Culture Club - don't miss the exhibit Black Magic Women, open all month for free, see the group page for details.
  • Job Bank- job opportunities can be found on the forum
  • Book Club- meets Tuesday, March 26th at 8pm to discuss American Nations: A History of the Eleven Rival Regional Cultural of North American by Colin Woodard
  • Ramblers-  next meeting to be posted soon
  • Diners Club- meet Thursday, March 28th at Osteria Bottega (via Santa Caterina, 51) at 8pm, please RSVP with stephanie.sinclair@abbessesart.com
  • Language XChange- stay tuned for upcoming events
  • TTT- seeks an enthusiastic new group leader, contact interestgroups@iwfbologna.com
  • Kocktailklatsch- meeting Wednesday, April 3rd at 7:30pm at Osteria Moretto (via San Mamolo, 5)
  • Community Service- upcoming volunteer opportunities to be posted soon
  • Film Fans- seeks a new leader, if interested please contact interestgroups@iwfbologna.com

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