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Charity Bazaar 2019 – NEWS

October 14, 2019By
Charity Bazaar 2019 – NEWS

The international Charity Bazaar will be held at the Radisson Blu Hotel Latvija, Elizabete iela 55, Riga on Sunday, 24th of November. There is no cost for entrance, and unlimited opportunities to explore delights from around the world. Find out more about the program, auction, tombola and for what you can shop on the day. Read more […]

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Oct 29: Charity Drive

September 10, 2019By
Oct 29: Charity Drive

Our bi-annual Charity Drive by The International Women’s Club of Riga will take place on 29th October, 2019 from 10:00 am til 02:00 pm Residence of Netherlands Embassy, Balasta Dambis 52, Kipsala, Riga Donate your gently used clothes, kitchen items, smaller household utensils, towels, toys, etc. to those in need. What is needed – see […]

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Various handmade items with a traditional Norwegian touch

October 19, 2019By
Various handmade items with a traditional Norwegian touch

The IWCR Charity bazaar is a popular event as unique items from different national tables and charity vendors are available for sale. It is supported by foreign ambassadors with their families, and a strong international community, and an great opportunity to taste typical food and drinks, as well as purchase original gifts for friends and […]

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Cross-Cultural Introduction to Latvian Culture

October 17, 2019By
Cross-Cultural Introduction to Latvian Culture

Due to its history, Latvian culture has been influenced by different countries, religions, cultures and languages. It has developed its own cultural identity with a unique system of values and traditions. Understanding how Latvian counterparts think and behave is essential for anyone living in Latvia. History play an important role Latvia first declared statehood in 1918, […]

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Monthly Tour: Visit Riga Castle

October 15, 2019By
Monthly Tour: Visit Riga Castle

Next to the banks of the Daugava River, you will find one of the most striking icons of Latvian heritage: The Riga Castle. It is one of the largest medieval castles in Latvia, and is the official residence of the President of Latvia, today.  The Riga Castle has undergone many transformations and shifting ownerships throughout […]

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November Evening Meet & Greet

October 13, 2019By
November Evening Meet & Greet

Join us for our monthly evening get-together. On Thursday November 14th , we will catch up with old friends, socialize, meet new members. We welcome all those who are members of the IWCR, or are new to Riga, and/or interested in finding out more about the club. We will be trying different places around RIga. […]

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Handicrafts Group

October 13, 2019By
Handicrafts Group

The handcrafts group meets 1 to 2 times a week from until November. We primarily sew, but there are also some knitted/crocheted items as well. We make things such as bags in different sizes and shapes, aprons, oven mittens, pillowcases, iPhone/iPad holders and socks. Upcoming dates OCTOBER : Wednesday, Oct 16th – we will start […]

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