IWOG

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S ORGANIZATION OF GREECE

Welcome

International Women's Organization of Greece,
is an organization whose purpose is to welcome newcomers to Thessaloniki,

and help those who are in need.

NEWS

EVENT

A taste of

Christmas

2022


Sunday 27th October 2022
10:30-18:00


🧭 Panorama Town Hall 🧭

??The best Christmas bazaar in town is back!⭐🎄

After an absence of 3 years …….finally we are back, of course observing the necessary hygiene and safety protocols.

This year the charity Christmas bazaar for the whole family, organized by the International Women’s Organization of Greece, will take place on Sunday 27th November at the Cultural Center of the New Panorama Town Hall, from 10:30 am. until 6 p.m.

Our visitors will have the opportunity to enjoy the homemade delicacies that will be caringly prepared by our talented volunteer members, to do their shopping for the holidays choosing wonderful, original gifts from a wide variety of handmade exhibits, from jewelry and ceramics to herbs and cosmetics, small festive items but also second-hand "treasures" (CDs, books, decorations, household items and accessories, etc.)....

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MONTHLY MEETING

November

Coffee Morning


Wednesday 9th of November 2022 10:00-12:00


🧭 Alegro café 🧭


Our November Meeting speaker: Gisella Chavez.


At the Alegro cafe, on the top floor of the New Megaro Mousikis (M2). This months speaker was Gisella Chaves. We also had the oportunity to discuss our upcomming Christmas Bazaar!

Gisella has had an unusual childhood, thanks to her father’s work with the United Nations. She grew up in a multi-cultural and multi-lingual family where she was exposed to several languages since her birth. Having moved very often from country to country growing up, she often regrets never having had a place to truly call home. After finishing high school in the US, she got a diploma from the Superior School of Visual Arts in Geneva, Switzerland in sculpture. She then got married and had three children...

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November
President Message


KALO MINA Dear Friends

We are already in November and it is quite a busy month for us all. Please note in your calendars the following dates and times for us to share together.

• Wednesday November 2 at 10:30am: We will be meeting in Panorama at the home of Rose Chronis for the IWOG craft table. Everyone is welcome to help out and share their creative ideas. Bring materials and finished creations for all to see. Our purpose is to make things for the bazaar and enjoy each other's company.

• Tuesday November 8, 11:00-12:00pm: Art History Class with Amalia Spiliakou at the American Farm School library, Princeton Hall.

• Wednesday November 9, 10:00-12:00pm: IWOG Monthly meeting with Guest Speaker Isabella Chavez at the Allegro Cafe, Megaro Mousikis.

• Saturday November 26, 5:00-8:00pm: Lots of help needed to decorate and set up for our Christmas Bazaar.

• Sunday November 27, 10:30-6:00pm: IWOG CHRISTMAS BAZAAR at the Panorama Town Hall. Our big fundraiser of the year. A time to serve, to share, to give good cheer. Lots of fun for the whole family...

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Announcements

art classes with amalia

Art History Classes with Amalia Spiliakou will start in November and will take place in the American Farm School library (Princeton Hall). Classes will be held every second Tuesday from 11:00-12:00. We started with Ancient Egyptian Art and will slowly move through the ages. Our first class meeting was held on Tuesday November 8 at 11am. Please sign up with Amalia directly to aspiliakou@gmail.com or fill the form here, so that we have an idea of numbers.

JOIN THE IWOG CHOIR

IWOG members and friends are invited to join our choir.

Gilles Gourdier Leroy has kindly agreed to take on the choir again, but there needs to be 10 ladies who are interested.

The rehearsals will take place at the Synchrono Odeio (Σύγχρονο Ωδείο), Egnatia 72, Thursdays 2:30 – 4:00pm.

If you are interested, please call Gilles at 6986662658.