Bulletin Board

Monday, May 06, 2019

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Upcoming Events

The May Monthly Meeting and Assemblea Ordinaria will take place Thursday, May 16th with social greetings beginning at 7:15pm over a catered aperitivo, at 5 euros for both members and female guests, followed by the Assemblea Generale and voting at 7:45pm. IWF members and invited guests will then have the rare opportunity to enjoy a live show by the Dr. Dixie Jazz Band at 8pm. Founded in Bologna in 1952 as the Superior Magistratus Ragtime Band, they have been playing weekly at the historical cellar on via Cesare Battisti, 7/b since 1972. For more details regarding the band's history and jazz legacy,  have a read through issue n°108 of Vox@BO. Please let us know if you can join us and if you are bringing a guest by signing up on the forumGuests are kindly requested to contribute 5 euro to the cost of the concert, which members will enjoy as part of their membership benefits. We look forward to seeing you there!

From the Board of Directors: Contact Us

  • Renew your membership for the 2019/20 social year by June 30th and take advantage of the early bird special of 50 euros. Alternately, members can choose to pay full membership of 55 euros and thus receive a free copy of the IWF 20th Anniversary Cookbook! Fees can be paid at the May monthly meeting in cash or online, see membership for payment instructions. Cookbooks will be available for pick up at the May meeting and at the September kick-off event. Take advantage of these great deals before June 30th!

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- meet Saturday, May 11th at 9am in front of Mambo (via G. Minzoni, 14) for a walk along the canale navile
  • Professional Network- meets Tuesday, May 7th from 7-9pm, for #IamRemarkable workshop part 2 at Eastern College Constorium (via delle Moline, 2) RSVP with iwfprofessionalnetwork@gmail.com
  • Coffee Morning - meets weekly on Wednesdays at 10:30 at Cafe Pappare (via dei Giudei, 2)
  • Culture Club - join Susanna on Saturday, May 18th at 11am (via della Certosa, 18) for a guided tour. RSVP with susanna_tassinari@hotmail.it by Friday, May 10th.
  • Job Bank- job opportunities can be found on the forum
  • Book Club- meets May 28th at 8pm to discuss Portnoy's Complaint by Philip Roth 
  • Ramblers-  next meeting to be posted soon
  • Diners Club- next dinner event to be posted soon
  • Language XChange- next meeting to be posted shortly
  • TTT- seeks an enthusiastic new group leader, contact interestgroups@iwfbologna.com
  • Kocktailklatsch- stay tuned for their next aperitivo meet up
  • Community Service- upcoming volunteer opportunities to be posted soon
  • Film Fans- stay tuned for their next event

On the Forums

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