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September Morning Meet & Greet

August 21, 2019By
September Morning Meet & Greet

Happy September everyone, We are excited about the new year and our plans. As always, the Charity committee has been hard at work preparing for the Annual Bazaar and Vija has some amazing tours lined up for the fall.  While we had to say good-bye to many of our members over the summer, we are […]

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Meet a Member: Ilga Biskaps

August 12, 2019By
Meet a Member: Ilga Biskaps

Name: Ilga Biskaps Nationality / Nationalities:  Australian Latvian. My parents fled Latvia in 1944, and arrived in Australia in 1949. I was born in Australia. What country did you move to Latvia from? Sydney, Australia Why did you move to Latvia? To experience my parents’ homeland for longer than 3 weeks in summer. To see seasons […]

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Meet the new Vice-President

June 25, 2019By
Meet the new Vice-President

1.    Name: Elena Tezhe 2.    Nationality / Nationalities: Russian, lives in Latvia 3.    What country did you move to Latvia from? My home country is Latvia, but during my life I lived in Russia and in The Kingdom of the Netherlands. 4.    What changed in Latvia while you were away? The streets […]

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Summer: Morning Meet & Greet

June 13, 2019By
Summer: Morning Meet & Greet

See you at our next monthly get-together for coffee, socializing, meeting new members, and catching up with old friends. We welcome all those who are members of the The International Women’s Club of Riga, or are new to Riga, and/or interested in finding out more about the club. WHEN: We meet on the 1st Wednesday […]

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Buying & Selling

June 13, 2019By
Buying & Selling

While most people look forward to the summer, the long days and warm weather. But summer is always bitter sweet as so many people are packing their bags for good and heading off on new adventures. I think we can all agree that packing is the worst! And what is worse than packing? Finding homes […]

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Embracing Latvian Culture

June 5, 2019By
Embracing Latvian Culture

What activity has a rich history here in Latvia and has helped pass stories from one generation to the next? A tradition that:– Every culture has used and developed, independently from others;– Is depicted in 9000-year-old cave paintings found in India and Egyptian tomb paintings from 3300BC;– You can use to enter the state of […]

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