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#socialdistancing, but stay connected

March 21, 2020By
#socialdistancing, but stay connected

People around the world are asked to help slow the spread of COVID-19, to avoid more people get infected and our medical systems get overwhelmed. Social Distancing We are all asked to practice social distancing. In practice, social distancing mostly means avoiding close contact with people, and also public spaces, where surfaces may be contaminated. […]

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Morning Meet & Greet

March 14, 2020By
Morning Meet & Greet

Join us for our monthly get-together for coffee. Come to socialize, meet new members, and catch up with old friends. Dear all, following the latest developments in regards to COVID-19, we postpone all upcoming meetings until May. We will share a new update soon. Read also our “Update by the Board“, which members received by […]

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February Lunch: Beef Room Grill Masters, Feb 20th

February 14, 2020By
February Lunch: Beef Room Grill Masters, Feb 20th

February lunch Join our monthly lunch at Beef Room Grill Masters. The genuine hotel-restaurant concept-breaker. Seasonal, high-standard, local produce-oriented gastro gem. Thursday, February 20th, at 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM We will be offered a 3 course menu just for EUR 12: Cream of cauliflower soup/Solyanka  Butternut squash salad with goat’s cheese, walnuts and rucola […]

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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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Handicrafts Group

October 13, 2019By
Handicrafts Group

A big thank you to all our lovely ladies, who joined the Handicrafts group to produce this year’s Handmade by IWCR collection for #iwcrcharitybazaar. The handcrafts group met 1 to 2 times a week from September until November. We primarily sew, but there are also some knitted/crocheted items as well. We make things such as […]

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Meet a Member: Sophie & Member Planet

August 27, 2019By
Meet a Member: Sophie & Member Planet

1. Name: Sophie Griffiths 2.    Nationality: British 3.    What country did you move to Latvia from? My family and I moved to Latvia from England three years ago, but we were travelling between England and Latvia for a few years before that as my husband was working in Riga from April to October as […]

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