When: Sunday June 18th. Where: Milicz is about 60 km from Wrocław and surrounded by lakes, fish ponds and woods. The whole area is famous for almost 200 species of birds. The trip includes a ride into the woods with a guide by a horse-driven carriage with binoculars provided. The cost is 35 zł/person plus yourRead more about A Day at the Lakes[…]
On Friday 26th May at 6.30pm we’re meeting at Spiż for our monthly Thank God It’s Friday gathering! Feel free to join us for a friendly banter over a pint or two 🙂 And you should know Spiż make their own brew they’re famous for! As usual, look out for the IFW logo on the table.
On Thursday May 18th at 7.30pm Stephen Rigg, a UK historian specialising in Eastern European history, will give a presentation on Warsaw’s history from its beginnings to the 1980s against a backdrop of some of the major events in the Polish history. The presentation will be followed by a questions and answers session and aRead more about Polish history presentation[…]
On Sunday May 14th we are organizing a trip to Wojsławice Arboretum. Part of the Botanical Garden in Wrocław, it’s located about 50 km south of Wrocław and occupies an area of 70 ha. It is home to 4650 different species of trees and shrubs including 470 different species of Rhododendrons. It’s especially beautiful inRead more about Trip to Wojsławice Arboretum[…]
The National Forum of Music in Wrocław is offering special prices for select concerts in May for IFW members and friends. For details click Expat Info in the top menu.
Looking to practise your English, French or Polish and meet some nice people at the same time? On Friday 28th at 6.30pm we’re kicking off the May Bank Holiday at Spiż in Rynek with our monthly get-together (aka TGIF) and everyone is welcome. If you would like to join us, just head to our Facebook andRead more about Thank God It’s Friday[…]
5 o’Clark, a new TV show telling stories of foreigners who chose Wrocław as their new home has hit the screens recently. Presented by Terry Clark-Ward, an expat living in Wrocław himself, it’s a mixture of serious interviews and unconventional humour. Each guest gets to show the part of the city they like best andRead more about Wrocław expats on TV[…]
On Friday April 28th International Friends of Wrocław and Rory, a multi award winning hairstylist, welcome all ladies to witness the dramatic art of hair cutting. Rory has worked for many companies including Vidal Sassoon, Aveda and Sean Hanna. Within the laid-back surroundings of the IFW club house, Rory’s raw exhibition will let our members and guests witness live consultationRead more about Hairdressing Uncut[…]
On Sunday April 9th we are organizing a one-day trip to the Łomnica Palace. It is located near Jelenia Góra, about 100 km from Wrocław, at the bottom of the Karkonosze Mountains. According to our guide, the magical charm of the house and the unique appeal of Lower Silesia make it one of the mostRead more about Trip to Lomnica Palace[…]
Our members Fabienne and Janusz will be guests on Sunday Lunch, a popular Radio RAM show co-hosted by Terry Clark-Ward, an expat living in Wrocław himself. They will be talking about International Friends of Wrocław’s role in the international community and the plans for the future. Be sure to tune in on Sunday April 2nd atRead more about IFW on Radio RAM[…]