For more information, or to join a small group, contact us!

A more detailed list of our activities with contact information for each group’s leader is distributed regularly to IWG members via email.

Mondays
A summer coffee morning in the centrum

COFFEE MORNING

The coffee social is great chance to meet all our members. Everyone is welcome, we are happy to greet newcomers and provide all possible support. Coffees take place from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. There are two locations: in Wilanów at Milanovo and at the Chocolate cafe E.Wedel in centrum.

For more information, or to join a small group,contact us

POLISH  CONVERSATION GROUP

Everyone is welcome to our Polish Conversation Group on Mondays at 12:00 – 13:00 hrs. We talk in Polish,  even try to talk in Polish, or we can even do your homework from your formal Polish classes.

Tuesdays

FRENCH CONVERSATION GROUP

This group aims to create a space for participants to learn and improve their use of the French language through topics selected from member’s everyday lives. All levels are welcome.

For more information, or to join a small group, contact us!

MAHJONG

Mahjong is a Chinese game played with domino-like tiles, comparable to a card game like rummy. In the IWG we play by the Mahjong Competition Rules established in 1998. This version of mahjong includes an exciting mix of strategy and luck. Tuesdays, weekly, 10:00 a.m., at various locations.

MOTHER AND MORE

A group of international mums and kids that meet weekly to play and discuss life in Poland. It’s an excellent support network from pregnancy until school age! Tuesdays, weekly, at 10:00 a.m., various locations including local parks.

Wednesdays

STRETCH WORKOUT CLASS

Stretch Work is mix of yoga and floor ballet. Good for neck and spine, to relieve stressed body parts.

BUILDING RESILIENCE THROUGH THE BODY

A series of workshops for women who aim at strengthening their resilience capabilities. Resilience is the way of bouncing back after difficult experiences. Somatics treats a human being as a whole without a separation between body, mind, and emotions. This is a “closed” group for those committed to work during all 3 sections of Somatic workshops, each section last 3-4 hours.

VOLUNTEER GROUP

WE NEED YOU!

We are inviting you to join us as a volunteer in helping local community, mostly for the kids who needs help and support from the society.

**Occasionally on Saturdays Birthday parties for kids from the orphanage at a restaurant in Warsaw.

If you would like to get involved please feel free contact us.

KNITTING CLUB

No matter you are a beginner or advanced person, please just join us. You can learn and share the knitting techniques with other friends! Every second and fourth week at 10:00. For more details contact us!

Thursdays

ASIAN CULTURE GROUP

The group meets twice a month to share various cultural insights in art, language, fashion, cookery, etc with each other. Open for all Asian and non Asian members. Each month, the group arranges different cultural activities. Please come and share your experience and culture with us. First and third Thursday of each month from 10:30 a.m. to 12 noon at various locations.

ACTIVE WALKING GROUP CENTRUM

Friendly, social group open to all ages and fitness levels. Approx.8.5 km takes in two of the most beautiful parks in Warsaw, lovely in every season. One starting point  for the more energetic for full route, or second for the last half only. The walk finishes around 11:15 am at Cafe Kafka where we enjoy a chat plus delicious brunch, lunch or cake and coffee.  Important to confirm attendance

ACTIVE WALKING GROUP WILANOW

The walk finishes around 12:15 at the restaurant Cudo Wianki, where we enjoy a chat plus delicious brunch, lunch or cake and coffee. We will explore other areas in the future too like park Marysin in Wilanow Palace, Zawady walk by Wisla and park in Kostancin. We do alternatively every second and fourth week from 10:30-12:00.

Let us meet soon!

QUILTING GROUP

The quilting group is for patchwork lovers. We meet in different members’ homes. It’s a small group limited to 12 women. We have an English speaking teacher who helps each of the members choose fabric, patterns etc. Each member chooses their own project. Thursday, biweekly, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., various locations.

For more information, or to join a group, contact us!

Fridays

ENGLISH CONVERSATION GROUP

The English Conversation Group is a weekly meeting for advanced level. The focus is to improve the English through conversation. We encourage ladies to talk about their own countries or life experiences.

For more information, or to join a group, contact us!

ENGLISH CONVERSATION GROUP FOR BEGINNERS

Having taught the IWG English Conversation group for 18 years, Belle Bartz will now be teaching English Conversations for beginners, every second Friday of the month in Centrum.

Monthly Groups

COOKING GROUP

The international cooking group is a monthly meeting at a group member’s house. The host alternates and the host will show how to cook their favorite recipes (preferably 2-3 recipes).  Limited to 12 members. Monthly, alternate days and locations, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

BOOK CLUB

Literature Around the World:

 

The goal is to read great literature from international, outstanding, recognized, mostly Nobel Prize, writers.

These books have been translated into many languages however our discussion will be in English.

“Great literature” implies a challenge; it makes you think, and feel. We will discuss the characters, the story narrative and the writing

FOOD & FUN

We are going to meet once a month, every time in a different restaurant in Warsaw. Please come to try different tastes of Warsaw, to meet new friends, to unwind and to have fun!

CHINESE CONVERSATION GROUP

For those who are interested in practicing Chinese, we meet at Cafe’ or restaurants for chatting,sharing the life experiences..Everyone is welcomed. For more detail and meeting time please free feel contact Narmin.