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Welcome to the International Women's Club Eindhoven!

 

Are you new to Eindhoven and would you like to meet women from all over the world?

The IWCE may be just the social club you are looking for!

 

We are a non-commercial, non-political, and non-denominational organisation that promotes networking between English speaking women from many different countries.

 

The universal language of music inspired some IWCE members to start a new Special Interest Group. Members regularly enjoy a 'lunchpauzeconcert' at the Muziekgebouw on Thursdays.

NEW GROUP:

'LUNCHPAUZE

CONCERT'

 

"It's so much easier too feel integrated and at home with people sharing similar stories." Susan (UK)

 

"Returning to the Netherlands was not so easy. I felt more like a 'world' citizen and the IWCE helped to meet like-minded women." Corine (Netherlands)

WHAT MEMBERS SAY

Many members and others enjoyed the IWCE Winter Market on 17 November at Thermae Son. The Club's bake sale was successful too: it made €330 — €120 up from last year!— donated to the Ronald McDonald House in Veldhoven.

 

 

BAKE SALE HELPS RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE

WHAT'S UP?

16 February 2017

NEOS at Members meeting

 

Our guest speaker on the 16th of February will be Rianne Scherpenisse, staffunctionaris Beleid & Advies at Neos Centraal Bureau. Rianne will be speaking to us on a very sensitive, tragic and yet extremely important topic: Domestic Violence. 

 

According to the World Health Organization (or WHO) statistics from November 2016, 

violence against women - particularly intimate partner violence and sexual violence - are 

major public health problems and violations of women's human rights.

 

Global estimates published by WHO indicate that about 1 in 3 (35%) women worldwide have experienced either physical and/or sexual intimate partner violence or non-partner sexual 

violence in their lifetime. 

 

 

 

18 February 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EEB: Tour and Tasting at Stadsbrouwerij

and Distillery, Eindhoven

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

During EEB's February outing on Saturday the 18th we will learn about beer and liqueurs and taste several of those by touring the Stadsbrouwerij and Distillery.

 

In the past Eindhoven was renowned for its beer making. There were more than thirty breweries in the 18th century. Due to industrialisation and World War ll the city breweries were forced to close down, the last one going out of business in 1953.

 

A search for Eindhoven's brewing history eventually led to the start of the Stadsbrouwerij Eindhoven in 2015 by a group of beer 'aficionados'. Housed in the old Schellens textile factory by the Dommel the brewers developed their own recipes for draughts, blonds, 'Russian imperials' and limited editions. They also provide tasty meals and snacks.

 

 

Members can go to the IWCE Facebook page for any updates on this outing.

 

 

 

Glow 2016

 

Members and their partners enjoyed this year's edition of GLOW with a tour organised by EEB (Explore Eindhoven & Beyond). Braving the damp weather the group stopped at Usine and Vapiano's to warm up with a bite and a drink.

Are you interested in becoming an IWCE member? Please click on Join Us for membership details.

 

Members can find up-to-date information in the newsletters and on our Facebook page.

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