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AWC Activities for Week of Sept. 15-19

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Below you will find a list of AWC activities for the week of September 15th-19th. For more information on any specific event, 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 from 10-4 Monday-Friday. Updates on AWC events as well as information of general interest to the Madrid community can also be found on our FB page at https://www.facebook.com/groups/awcmadrid/

TUESDAY at 11 a.m. Black and White Presentation by talented AWC member Perla Cabuli to learn a creative way to set a table using just black and white. 3 euro fee. ALSO ON TUESDAY- Canasta group meets at 2,30 p.m. AND Democrats Abroad Talk on Women in US and Spanish Congress at 7,30 p.m. at the Clubhouse.
WEDNESDAY- Salad Potluck Luncheon at 1,30. ALSO
THURSDAY- Bridge at 11 a.m. Country Line Dancing at 12,30 (note new venue at Círculo de Baile, Plaza del Conde del Valle de Suchil, 3). 9 euros per class.

Week of September 8th-12th, Bring and Buy and Other AWC Activities

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MONDAY, September 8th the American Women’s Club will be holding its monthly Bring and Buy Sale at the Clubhouse from 10,30 a.m. – 2 p.m. Remember that we are located at Plaza República del Ecuador, 6. That´s right next to Talleres Ecuador and walking distance from Metro Colombia. Phone 91-457-1108.

This week at AWC will also feature the following events. For more information on any of them, please click onto the word “Calendar” on the blue bar above and then click onto the date in question.
TUESDAY - Handicrafts & Patchwork Group and the Mahjong Ladies at 11 a.m. ALSO on Tuesday, Canasta at 2,30 p.m
WEDNESDAY- Book Lovers’ Book Club meets at 11,30
THURSDAY – Bridge at 11 a.m. at the Clubhouse and Country Line Dancing at 12,30. (Attention to the new venue!!) Círculo de Baile, Plaza del Conde del Valle de Suchil, 3. ALSO ON THURSDAY- English Speaking Community Summer Fete at St. George’s Church at 7 p.m.
FRIDAY- Hartbeeps for Tiny Tots, 10,30 and 11,30. The most original musical baby, toddler, and pre-school classes on the planet. Suitable from newborn up to age 3. Not necessary to be an AWC member. Contact nuria@hartbeeps.com or call 656-334-547.

Bring and Buy Set Up on Thursday and Friday, Sept. 4th and 5th

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Our next AWC monthly Bring and Buy Sale will be held on Monday, September 8th from 10,30-2. We will be needing helping hands on Thursday the 4th and Friday 5th to set up the sale, especially for hanging up and classifying merchandise. We’ll be there from 10,30 – 4 on both Thursday and Friday for the set up, so please drop in and give us a hand. And we could also use some help on the morning of the sale to attend customers and then to clean up from 2,00-4,30. You can bring in your donations for the sale any weekday from 10-4. In addition to clothing, we also accept kitchen accessories and household linens, small pieces of furniture, handbags, shoes, jewelry, and toys in good condition. The American Women’s Club is located at Plaza de Ecuador, n. 6, the blue door between Talleres Ecuador and the furniture shop. For further information about the Bring and Buy Sale, please ring the Club Monday-Friday from 10-4 at 91-457-1108 or post your questions on our facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/groups/awcmadrid/
Thanks for your help and your donations!!!

Bulletins Now Available, AWC Activities Week of Sept. 1st-5th

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Paper copies of the September AWC Bulletin are now available at the Club. You can also view the Bulletin on the link directly to the left of this article under the heading "Latest Bulletins".

This week we will be starting up our regular activities. Below you will find a summary of what will be going on at AWC. For more detailed information on any event or activity, ring the Club from 10-4 Mondays-Fridays at 91-457-1108 or click onto the word "Calendar" on the blue bar above and then click onto the event/activity in question. Updates on news about AWC and the Madrid community in general can also be found on our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/groups/awcmadrid/

MONDAY- September 1st- Bridge at 11 a.m.
TUESDAY- Handicrafts and Mahjong Groups at 11 a.m. and Canasta at 2,30 p..
WEDNESDAY- Bridge at 11 a.m.
THURSDAY and FRIDAY - Bring and Buy Set Up from 11 a.m.- 4 p.m.

AWC Clubhouse Has Reopened and September Bulletin Now Online

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Many AWC members and friends are still on vacation. But the AWC Clubhouse opened for business as usual on Monday, August 18th. During the month of August our Clubhouse opening hours are 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Feel free to drop in to get to know us. Or ring the Clubhouse at 91-457-1108. We are located at Plaza República del Ecuador, 6. The metro station Colombia (the pink line that goes to the Airport) is just a short walk from the Club.

Remember that to become a member of AWC it is not mandatory to be an American citizen. However, a reasonable command of spoken English is recommendable, as most of our activities are in English. Speaking of activities, to get an idea of what is planned for this autumn, take a look at the online version of our September bullletin. Click onto the icon under "Latest Bulletins" just to the right of this article. Paper copies will be available at the Club in a few days. Day-to-day updates on AWC activities and news of interest to the general Madrid community can also be found on our facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/groups/awcmadrid/

Bring and Buy Sale, Hartbeeps for Tiny Tots, and Other AWC Activities for Week of July 14th-18th

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AWC will be closing for summer vacation at noon on Friday, July 18th. Until then, regular activities will continue to take place. The following is a summary of what’s planned for this week at AWC.

MONDAY, July 18th Bring and Buy Sale from 10,30 – 2 p.m. All are welcome to come in and shop or to lend a hand with customers or clean up (2 p.m.- 4,30 p.m.). Be sure you tell your friends about the sale.
TUESDAY-, Handicraft /Patchwork and Mahjong groups meet at 11 a.m. The Canasta group meets at 2,30 p.m.
WEDNESDAY at 10,30 and 11,30 Hartbeeps Music Fun Class for Tiny Tots and Pre-Schoolers at the Clubhouse. Contact nuria@hartbeeps.com or call 656-334-547. Not necessary to be an AWC member to take part
THURSDAY- Bridge at 11 a.m. ALSO ON THURSDAY- Country Line Dancing at 12,30 at our usual venue.
FRIDAY- at 10,30 and 11,30 Hartbeeps Music Fun Class for Tiny Tots and Pre-Schoolers at the Clubhouse. Contact nuria@hartbeeps.com or call 656-334-547. Not necessary to be an AWC member to take part. The Clubhouse will close for the summer as soon as the Hartbeeps session ends. Reopening scheduled for Monday, August 18th at 10 a.m.

AWC Activities for Week of July 7th-11th

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Below you will find a list of AWC activities for the week of July 7th-11th. For more information on any specific event, 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 from 10-3 Monday-Friday. Updates on AWC events as well as information of general interest to the Madrid community can also be found on our FB page at https://www.facebook.com/groups/awcmadrid/

MONDAY- July 7th- Bridge at 11 a.m. and Bridge Lesson at 2,30 p.m.
TUESDAY, Handicraft /Patchwork and Mahjong groups meet at 11 a.m. The Canasta group meets at 2,30 p.m.
WEDNESDAY- at 10,30 and 11,30 Hartbeeps Music Fun Class for Tiny Tots and Pre-Schoolers Clubhouse. Contact nuria@hartbeeps.com or call 656-334-547. Not necessary to be an AWC member to take part
THURSDAY- Bring and Buy Set Up from 10,30-4. See article directly below for details. Also on Thursday- Country Line Dancing at our usual venue at 12,30 p.m.
FRIDAY-Bring and Buy Set Up continues from 10,30-4. See artucke directly below for details.

Bring and Buy Set Up on Thursday and Friday, July 10th and 11th

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Our AWC monthly Bring and Buy Sale, the last one before the summer holiday closing, will be held on Monday, July 14th from 10,30-2. We will be needing helping hands on Thursday the 10th and Friday the 11th to set up the sale, especially for hanging up and classifying merchandise. We’ll be there from 10,30 – 4 on both Thursday and Friday for the set up, so please drop in and give us a hand. And we also need help on the morning of the sale to attend customers and then to clean up from 2,00-4,30. You can also bring in your donations for the sale any weekday from 10-3 (notice the earlier Club closing time in July). In addition to clothing (no winter items at this time, please) we also accept kitchen accessories and household linens, small pieces of furniture, handbags, shoes, jewelry, and toys in good condition. Thanks for your help and your donations!!! The Club is located at Plaza de Ecuador, n. 6, the blue door between Talleres Ecuador and the furniture shop, walking distance from Metro Colombia. For further information, please ring the Club Monday-Friday from 10-3 at 91-457-1108.

4th of July Celebration, Hartbeeps for Tiny Tots and Pre-Schoolers, and Other AWC Activities for Week of June 30th-July 4th

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Below you will find a list of AWC activities for the week of June 30th- July 4th. For more information on any specific event, 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 from 10-3 Monday-Friday. Updates on AWC events can also be found on the AWC Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/groups/awcmadrid/

MONDAY- June 30th- Bridge at 11 a.m. and Bridge Lesson at 2,30 p.m.
TUESDAY, July 1st- Handicraft /Patchwork and Mahjong groups meet at 11 a.m. and Canasta group meets at 2,30 p.m.
WEDNESDAY- Two fun Hartbeeps sessions - at 10.30 Baby Beeps for up to 18 months old. At 11.30 Happy House for 18 months+ up to 5 years old.
THURSDAY- Bridge at 11 a.m. ALSO ON THURSDAY- Country Line Dancing at 12,30 p.m. at our usual venue.
FRIDAY- 4th of July Potluck Lunch at AWC Clubhouse starting at 1 p.m. Please contact the Club by Wednesday to say what you will be bringing. ALSO ON FRIDAY- Two fun Hartbeeps sessions - at 10.30 Baby Beeps for up to 18 months old. At 11.30 Happy House for 18 months+ up to 5 years old.

AWC Library Book List

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Here's a list of all the current library books available at the AWC Clubhouse.