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March 2016 AWC Bulletin Now Available Online

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The March 2016 Bulletin has been sent to press. Until paper copies are available at the Club, take advantage and have a look at the online copy. Simply click onto the blue letters under "March 2016 AWC Bulletin" directly to the right of this article under "Latest Bulletins". Let Nancy know if you´ll be picking up your paper copy at the Club. That way we can save on postage. Ring her at 91-457-1108 or 636 863 923.

AWC Activities for Week of February 22nd-28th

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Below you will find a summary of AWC activities for the week of February 22nd-28th. For more information on any specific event, please click onto the word “Calendar” on the blue bar above and then click onto the event/activity in question. Or ring the Club at 91-457 1108 or 636 863 923 from 10-4 Monday-Friday. Updates on AWC events as well as information of general interest to the Madrid community can also be found on our FB page at https://www.facebook.com/groups/awcmadrid/ Yet another useful source of news for the Madrid English Speaking Community is AngloInfo at http://madrid.angloinfo.com/

MONDAY- February 22nd- Bridge at 11 a.m.
TUESDAY- The Handicrafts and Mahjong groups meet at 11. Canasta at 1 p.m. and Bridge Refresher Course from 2-4 p.m.
WEDNESDAY- Coffee morning/bookswap at a member’s home in the Northwest area. If interested, contact Nancy ASAP for details and to see if there’s still time to sign up.
THURSDAY- Bridge at 11 a.m. and Country Line Dancing at 12,30 at Círculo del Baile and at 8 p.m. at Progreso Musical.

AWC Activities for Week of February 15th-20th

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We reach mid-February full steam ahead at AWC!! Here is a summary of what will be going on both in and outside the Club. For more details on any activity, click onto the word “Calendar” on the blue bar above and then click onto the event in question. Or you may ring the Club from Monday-Friday from 10-4 at 91-457-1108 or 636 863 923. More information in English on what's going on in Madrid can also be found at AngloInfo at
http://madrid.angloinfo.com/

MONDAY- Feb. 15th- Bridge at 11 a.m.
TUESDAY- Handicrafts at 11 a.m. and Mahjong at the same time. Canasta at 1 p.m. and Bridge Refresher Course from 2-4 p.m.
WEDNESDAY- Shaun Worthington Presents her book "Learning Another Language" at 11 a.m. At 1,30 the Out to Lunch Bunch will be meeting at the Mutsu Japanese Restaurant right around the corner from the Club. Sign up with Nancy ASAP.
THURSDAY- Bridge at 11 a.m. Country Line Dancing at Círculo del Baile at 12,45 p.m. and at Progreso Musical at 8 p.m.

AWC Activities for Week of February 8th-13th

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The week of January February 8th-13th will be a busy one at AWC. Here is a summary of what will be going on in and outside the Club. For more details on any activity, click onto the word “Calendar” on the blue bar above and then click onto the event in question. Or you may ring the Club from Monday-Friday from 10-4 at 91-457-1108 or 636 863 923.

MONDAY- Feb. 8th- Bring and Buy Sale from 10,30-2 and Clean Up from 2 p.m. on. (see Bring and Buy article directly below this article)
TUESDAY- Handicrafts at 11 a.m. and Mahjong at the same time. Canasta at 1 p.m. and Bridge Refresher Course from 2-4 p.m. Gálvez Tour at 4,30 p.m.
WEDNESDAY- The Book Lovers Book Club will meet at 11,30.
THURSDAY- Bridge at 11 a.m. Country Line Dancing at Círculo del Baile at 12,45 p.m. and at Progreso Musical at 8 p.m.
FRIDAY- Social Meeting/Be My Valentine Party at 11 a.m. at the Club.
SATURDAY- “Have a Heart” Charity Cocktail at 8 p.m.

Monday Feb. 8th is Bring and Buy Day at AWC

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This coming Monday, February 8th from 10,30-2, AWC will hold its monthly Bring and Buy Sale. We´ve received quite a few household goods, clothing, some decorative paintings, jewelry, accessories and much more. Come and see what we have, and if you have anything you´d like to donate, you may also bring it in. We´re located at Plaza República del Ecuador, 6. That´s next to Talleres Ecuador and walking distance from Metro Colombia. For more information on our Bring and Buy Sale, post your questions on the AWC facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/groups/awcmadrid/ or you may ring the Club on Monday morning starting at 10 a.m. at 91-457-1108 or 636 863 923.

AWC Activities for Week of January 31st-February 5th

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So here we go into February!!! At AWC there’s plenty going on during the week of Jan. 31st-Feb. 5th, with something to suit one and all. Below you will find a summary of the activities planned. For more information on any specific event, click onto the word “Calendar” on the blue bar above and then click onto the date in question. Or you may ring the Club at 91-457 1108 or 636 863 923 from 10-4 Monday-Friday.

MONDAY- January 31st- Bridge at 11 a.m.
TUESDAY- February 1st - Handicrafts and Mahjong at 11 am. Canasta at 1 p.m. and Bridge Refresher Course from 2-4 p.m.
WEDNESDAY- Bridge at 11 a.m. and Café Meeting Point at El Espejo (Recoletos/Colón area) at 11 a.m.
THURSDAY- Bring and Buy Set Up from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m (see article regarding Bring and Buy Donations directly above this article). Country Line Dancing at Círculo del Baile at 12,45 p.m. and at Progreso Musical at 8 p.m.
FRIDAY- We continue to set up for Bring and Buy from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

AWC Bulletin for February 2016 Now Online

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The AWC Bulletin for the month of February may be viewd by clicking onto the icon under "Latest Bulletins" to the right of this article. Paper copies will hopefully be available by Friday, Jan. 29th. Please let Nancy know if you´ll be able to pick up your copy in person and thus save us postal fees.

AWC Activities for Week of January 25th-29th

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Unbelievable that we´re already into the last week of January!! AT AWC there’s plenty going on this week, with something of interest for everyone: Bridge; Bridge Refresher Course; our CreativiTY group , Mahjong; Canasta; and Country Line Dancing on Thursday at two different venues and time. For more information on any of these activities, see our web page at www.awcmadrid.com or ring the Club at 91-457 1108 or 636 863 923 from 10-4 Monday-Friday.

MONDAY- January 25th- Bridge at 11 a.m. and Bridge Refresher Course from 2-4 p.m.

TUESDAY- Coffee Morning at a Member’s Home (Sorry, sign up date has gone by!!). The CreativiTY Group meets at 11 a.m. (see article directly below for more information). Mahjong at 11 a.m. and Canasta at 2,30 p.m.

THURSDAY – Bridge at 11 a.m. Country Line Dancing at 12,45 at Círculo del Baile. (Notice the new, slightly later starting time for Country Line Dancing).
M & M Country Line Dancing at 8 p.m. at Progreso Musical. ALSO on Thursday: DAR Movie Night at the Club at 5 p.m. featuring “The Man Who Never Was”.

New Focus for AWC CreativiTY Handicraft/Patchwork Group

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The Handicrafts and Patchwork Group is starting off 2016 with a new, more specific focus. The AWC CreativiTY group will begin this Tuesday, January 19th at 11 a.m. and will meet every Tuesday morning. The AWC CreativiTY coordinator, Kim Meyer writes: Happy New Year and a Happy Harmonious start to 2016 - as announced in the bulletin (page 16) our new group AWC CreativiTY is starting out and we are excited to start the CreativiTY process here on Tuesday the 19th, from 11 ‘til 1 pm. Patchwork is our focus this month and we have two member experts helping and guiding us towards making a beautiful creation ... bring some material scraps or take advantage of our Clubhouse items - new and old handicrafters are all invited - we hope to get all those creative juices flowing! And each month we strive for a different suggestion or project, so let us know what you want! live.life.7788.wow@gmail.com

AWC Activities for Week of January 11th-15th

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The week of January 11th- 15th will be a busy one at AWC. Here is a summary of what will be going on in and outside the Club. For more details on any activity, click onto the word “Calendar” on the blue bar above and then click onto the event in question. Or you may ring the Club from Monday-Friday from 10-4 at 91-457-1108 or 636 863 923.

MONDAY- Jan. 11th- Bring and Buy Sale from 10,30-2 and Clean Up from 2 p.m. on (see Bring and Buy article above)
TUESDAY- “Meeting Point Café at 11 a.m. at “El Columpio” in the Alonso Martínez area. ALSO- Mahjong at 11 a.m. and Canasta at 2,30 p.m.
WEDNESDAY- The Book Lovers Book Club will meet at 11,30.
THURSDAY- Bridge at 11 a.m. ALSO - Country Line Dancing at Círculo del Baile at 12,30 p.m. and at Progreso Musical at 8 p.m.