Coffee Morning 

02/04/19

Tuesday 9:30-11:30

Place: at the MEZZANINE

Palais des Nations,

Door 40

This Coffee Morning will be hosted by the Group of Arab Ambassadors' Spouses.

Cost : 5 CHF

  

  

Contact: Carmen Falaize (Hospitality), Ghazala Syeddah Nayyar (Welcoming)

 
The Coffee Morning of March was hosted by the Permanent Mission of Iran.

  
   

Monthly Meeting

05/04/19

Friday at 14:00

Place: the Villa

Raja Yoga meditation. 

Valériane Bernard is a meditation teacher since 87, she has taught in France, where she was born and has also lived and taught in many other countries: Chili, USA, India, Costa Rica, Switzerland....

Since 1992, she is also involved in the ecological movement, raising public awareness about sustainability.

Valériane Bernard Brahma Kumaris World Spiritual University UN Representative 

 

Please register.

Contact: Bilqueece Alimohamed

Monthly Meeting

12/04/19

Friday at 15:00

Place: the Villa

Presentation by Mrs. Mila Aleshina who has consented to talk to us on back problems.
Most of us suffer from some back problem related to bad posture or malfunctioning disc.
Certainly all our members who do Pilates and other forms of gym will be very interested in her talk as Mila is a certified pilates teacher.

 

Please register.

Contact: Bilqueece Alimohamed

Cooking

12/04/19

Friday at 14:00

Place: Chemin des Voirons 12, 1213 Petit-Lancy

It will be healthy food in Rowana’s place.

Cost: 5 CHF  

 

Please register.

Contact: Lelili Kawehd

Visits & Culture

18/04/19

Thursday at 10:00

Place: front of Migros of Cornavin station

Art Brut from Japan, Another Look 
This exhibition features works by 24 Japanese creators of Art Brut. Among them 12 creators are working in art workshops for disabled persons. But their creativity is extraordinary! 

After the visit, the lunch in a new vegetarian restaurant “Tibits” inside of Lausanne station.

 

Adress: L’art Brut Lausanne, Avenue des Bergères 11, CH-1004 Lausanne

Transport: train, IR 90: departure 10:12 (you have to buy the ticket by yourself)

Fee: CHF 10.- (with 6 persons, it is CHF 5.-) / AVS CHF 5.-

 

Please register.

Contact: Bilqueece Alimohamed

Book Club

26/04/19

Friday at 2 p.m.

Place: the Villa

We shall be discussing our book of the month:

 

When The Future Comes Too Soon by Selina Siak Chin Yoke

 

24/05/2019  Stolen Beauty By Laurie Lico Albanese

21/06/2019  A Man Called Ove By Fredrik Backman

 

You can read all about the books we have previously reviewed and discussed in our monthly meetings of the UNWG Book Club and see the list of books we will be reading and discussing in the coming months, at the website: http://www.1stbookreview.com    

   

Contact: Chouhrette Bunzl

Annual General Assembly

29/04/19

Monday at 2 p.m.

Place: Palais des Nations, Room XXII

The vacancies for positions on the UNWG Executive Committee:

  

President/ Vice President - Projects/ Treasurer/ Co-Membership Secretary/ Recording Secretary - English/ Newsletter Editor - English/ Newsletter Editor - French/ Monthly meetings/ Hospitality

  

Contact: Kajori Massé Basu (Chairwoman), Zeinab Farag, Rosaleen Nassif, Jeannie Taylor, Nourane Doyen - the Nominating Committee

 
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