Activities

AWC Activities December 2016

AWC Members enjoy regular weekly and monthly activities as well as special events and visits both in and outside the Clubhouse. At present our regular weekly/monthly activities include bridge, a bridge beginner/refresher course, handicrafts, mahjong, country line dancing, the Book Lover’s Book Club, a Wine and Tapas Evening, and when possible, a Coffee Morning at a member's home. We hold a Bring and Buy Sale once a month, the proceeds of which help to finance Club expenses and provide funds for our charity activities. Our December Sale will be held on Monday, December 12th from 10,30-2 p.m., with set up taking place on Thursday and Friday, December 8th and 9th. December will also feature: an Out to Lunch Bunch gathering on Wed. Dec. 7th; a a Cocktail with Conrado Mas on Wed. Dec. 14th; a Christmas Party at the Club on Saturday, Dec. 17th; and our traditional Eggnog Toast on Thursday, Dec. 22nd. The Clubhouse will close for the Christmas Holidays at noon on Friday, Dec. 23rd and will reopen on Monday, January 9th. For information on these events, please click onto our December Bulletin under "Latest Bulletins", directly to the right of this article.

April 2016 Activities at AWC

AWC Members enjoy regular weekly and monthly activities as well as special events and visits. At present our regular weekly/monthly activities include bridge, a bridge /beginner refresher course, canasta, handicrafts & patchwork, mahjong, country line dancing, the Book Lover’s Book Club, a Café Meeting Point outside the Club and a Coffee Morning at a member's home. We hold a Bring and Buy Sale once a month, the proceeds of which help to finance Club expenses and provide funds for our charity activities. Our April 2016 Sale will be held on Monday, April 11th, with set up taking place on Thursday and Friday, April 7th and 8th. April will also feature a Boutique Open House on Saturday, April 9th; a Café Meeting Point on Wednesday the 14th; a Movie Evening with the DAR group on the 14th; a Social Meeting on Wine Tourism followed by our Annual General Meeting on April 15th; a Murder in Milan Dinner Theater on Saturday, April 16th; an Art Open House on the 22nd; and a Coffee Morning at a member’s home on the 27th.

March 2016 AWC Activities

AWC Members enjoy regular weekly and monthly activities as well as special events and visits. At present our regular weekly/monthly activities include bridge, a bridge refresher course, canasta, handicrafts, mahjong, country line dancing; a Book Lover’s Book Club and a Café Meeting Point. We hold a Bring and Buy Sale once a month, the proceeds of which help to finance Club expenses and provide funds for our charity activities. In March 2016 the Sale will be held on Monday, March 14th from 10,30 to 2, with set up taking place on Thursday and Friday, March 10TH AND 11TH. In addition to these regular activities, in March the following events will take place: a Social Meeting with a talk on Cartonnage on Friday, March 4th; a presentation on Taxes on Monday, March 7th; a Wine and Tapas Night on March 17th; and a Coffee Morning at an AWC Member’s home on March 31st. For more details on any of these events/activities, please click onto the word “Calendar” on the blue bar above and then click onto the event/activity in question. Or ring the AWC Clubhouse Mondays-Fridays from 10-4 at 91-457-1108 or 636 863 923.

AWC Activity Summary for February 2016

AWC Members enjoy regular weekly and monthly activities as well as special events and visits. At present, our regular activities include bridge, bridge refresher course, canasta, handicrafts, mahjong, Book Lovers Book Club, and country line dancing. We hold a Bring and Buy Sale once a month, the proceeds of which help to finance Club expenses and provide funds for our charity activities. In February our Sale will be held on Monday the 8th, with Set Up taking place on Thursday and Friday, February 4th and 5th. In addition to these regular activities, February will also feature: Café Meeting Point on Feb. 3rd; a Tour of the Gálvez Exhibition on Feb. 9th; a Valentine’s Social Meeting on Feb. 12th; a Have a Heart Charity Cocktail Evening on Feb. 13th; a Review of Shaun Worthington’s Book “On Learning Another Language” on Feb. 17th; and a Coffee Morning at a member’s home on the 24th. For more information on any of these events/activities, please click onto the word “Calendar” on the blue bar above and then click onto the event/activity you are interested in. Or ring the Clubhouse at 91-457-1108 or 636 863 923 from Monday-Friday from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

AWC Activities for January 2016

AWC Members enjoy regular weekly and monthly activities as well as special events and visits. At present our regular weekly/monthly activities include bridge, a bridge refresher course, canasta, a CreativiTY group, mahjong, country line dancing, and a Book Lover’s Book Club. We hold a Bring and Buy Sale once a month, the proceeds of which help to finance Club expenses and provide funds for our charity activities. Our January Sale will be held on Monday, January 11th from 10,30 to 2, with set up taking place on Thursday and Friday, January 7th and 8th. The month of January will also feature: a Café Meeting Point outing on Tuesday, January 12th; a Wine and Tapas Evening on Thursday, January 21st; a Social Meeting on Friday, January 22nd with a talk on Graphology by psychologist Nereida Gómez; a Coffee Morning at a member’s home on Tuesday, January 26th; and a Movie Night with the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) on Thursday, January 28th. For more details on all AWC events/activities, please click onto the word “Calendar” on the blue bar above and then click onto the event/activity in question or ring the Club at 91-457-1108 or 636 863 923 weekdays from 10-4.

AWC Activities in December 2015

AWC Members enjoy regular weekly and monthly activities as well as special events and visits. At present our regular weekly/monthly activities include bridge, a bridge refresher course, canasta, handicrafts & patchwork, mahjong, country line dancing, and a Book Lover’s Book Club. We hold a Bring and Buy Sale once a month, the proceeds of which help to finance Club expenses and provide funds for our charity activities. Our December Sale will be held on Monday, December 14th from 10,30 to 2, with set up taking place on Thursday and Friday, December 10th and 11th. December will also feature a Christmas Tea Party on Tuesday, Dec. 1st at the Clubhouse, a Christmas Cocktail at the Clubhouse on the evening of Saturday, December 19th and a Christmas Coffee Morning at a member’s home in the Mirasierra area. For more details on all AWC events/activities, please click onto the word “Calendar” on the blue bar above and then click onto the event/activity in question or ring the Club at 91-457-1108 or 636 863 923 weekdays from 10-3. Or you may email the Club at awcclubhouse@gmail.com.

AWC Activities for Month of November 2015

AWC Members enjoy regular weekly and monthly activities as well as special events and visits. At present our regular weekly/monthly activities include bridge, a bridge refresher course, canasta, handicrafts & patchwork, mahjong, country line dancing, and a Book Lover’s Book Club. We hold a Bring and Buy Sale once a month, the proceeds of which help to finance Club expenses and provide funds for our charitable activities. Our November Sale will be held on Monday, November 16th from 10,30 to 2, with set up taking place on Thursday and Friday, November 12th and 13th. November will also feature two coffee mornings, one at the Club on Wednesday, Nov. 4th with a workshop by Jose

June 2015 AWC Activities Summary

AWC Members enjoy regular weekly and monthly activities as well as special events in and outside the Clubhouse. At present our regular weekly/monthly activities include a social meeting, bridge, canasta, handicrafts & patchwork, mahjong, country line dancing, Hartbeeps Baby Rock Café Music for Tiny Tots, a Book Lover’s Book Club, and a Bring and Buy Sale. Notice that Intermediate Bridge Lessons will be offered on some Mondays at 2,30 p.m. starting on June 1st. The June Bring and Buy Sale will take place on Monday, June 8th from 10,30 to 2, with set up being done on Thursday and Friday, June 4th and 5th from 11-4. Note that we'll be working on the set up Thursday despite the local Corpus Christi holiday. We will enjoy coffee at a member's home on Tuesday, June 9th. Jaffa Gross invites us to her solo exhibition starting on June 10th. The Book Lovers Book Club will meet at the Clubhouse on Wednesday, June 10th. Perla Botbol de Cabuli will take us through some mental exercises on June 17th and 25th. Our monthly social meeting at the Club will be held on Friday, June 19th at 11 a.m.

AWC Events and Activities for April 2015

AWC Members enjoy regular weekly and monthly activities as well as special events in and outside the Clubhouse. At present our regular weekly/monthly activities include a social meeting, bridge, canasta, handicrafts & patchwork, mahjong, country line dancing, Hartbeeps Baby Rock Café Music for Tiny Tots, an Out to Lunch Bunch, a Book Lover’s Book Club, and a Bring and Buy Sale. The Bridge ladies are thinking of starting Bridge Lessons again if there are at least 3 people at beginner’s level who are interested. The lessons would take place on Mondays at 2,30 p.m. Ring the Club for information. The Book Lovers Book Club will meet at the Clubhouse on Wednesday, April 8th. April’s Bring and Buy Sale will take place on Monday, April 13th from 10,30 to 2, with set up being done on Thursday and Friday, April 9th and 10th. Instead of our monthly coffee morning, April will feature two Tea Tastings at Tea Blender Beatriz Gallego’s residence on April 10th and 23rd. On April 16th a group will be going to the Thyssen Museum to see the Raoul Dufy exhibit. April 16th will also mark the opening of AWC member Lynne Friedman’s photo exhibit in the calle Serrano area.

AWC Activity Summary for February 2015

AWC Members enjoy regular weekly and monthly activities as well as special events in and outside the Clubhouse. At present our regular weekly/monthly activities include a social meeting, bridge, canasta, handicrafts & patchwork, mahjong, country line dancing, Hartbeeps Baby Rock Café Music for Tiny Tots, an Out to Lunch Bunch, a Book Lover’s Book Club, and a Bring and Buy Sale. February’s Bring and Buy Sale will take place on Monday, February 9th from 10,30 to 2, with set up being done on Thursday and Friday, Feb. 5th and 6th. The Book Lovers Book Club will meet at the Clubhouse on Wednesday, Feb. 11th. Some members will go to the movies on Thursday, February 12th to see “Romeo and Juliet”. A Valentine’s Day luncheon will follow up on Friday, February 13th. Those who like to see the Madrid Carnival goings-on will be meeting at different places in the city to catch the action (more details when available). There will be an evening presentation/Wine and Tapas on Thursday, February 19th, at which Javier Vasallo will present his recent book “Sin Claquetas”. Members will enjoy two social meetings this month.