Author Archive for Tabatha Soltay

Tabatha is a third-culture-kid and moved to Riga from Canada in the summer of 2017. She has loved every minute she has been here (including winters and trying to figure out how to speak Latvian!). She loves sharing her finds around Riga and learning from other people’s experiences.

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Language Clubs

September 19, 2019By
Language Clubs

Language clubs are a great way to meet new people and practice a new skill! The IWCR currently hosts an English Language Club, a Russian Language Club, and a French Conversation Club.  French Conversation Club: Thursday September 26th at 9:45am English Language Club: Friday September 27th at 10:00am Russian Conversation Group: Monday October 7th at […]

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Eclair Masterclass

August 27, 2019By
Eclair Masterclass

Our Social Coordinator, Vija, has organized an eclair baking master class at the famous Raunas Darzs bakery. Members will be able to bring home some of the eclairs they make and there will be more to buy to bring home. When: Wednesday September 11 Time: 11:00 am – 1:30pm Where: Ulmana gatve 114 Cost: €25 […]

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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 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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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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Robert’s Books

May 9, 2019By
Robert’s Books

Nothing makes me happier than browsing a great book shop and finding a page-turner, something to read on a park bench in the sunshine or while enjoying a coffee at a cute local. Moving to Riga, I found a home-away from home at Robert’s Books. Robert was Robert Cottrell, a writer for the Economist who […]

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