logo head
animation
 
         
         
 
Welcoming Coffee
When: Wednesday 13 September 2017
09.30-11.45
Where:VIC F-1075

"South Africa"
 
General Meeting
When: Wednesday 27 September 2017
09.30-11.45

Where: VIC F-1075

"Members Showcase"
 
 
South Africa
 
Showcase GM092017
 
 
Join us to learn more about this fascinating and vibrant country! UNWG members from South Africa will present a special program.
  At this Meeting we offer our members the chance to showcase their talents: be it a skill, a professional occupation, a craft, an artistic
passion or a hobby. Individual tables will be set up so each participant has their own display area. If interested, please email 1st Vice President Louise Malong, unwg1stvicepresident@gmail.com
 
     
 
 
     
  Membership Renewal or Registration for 2017 is on-going.
To facilitate our members to renew their UNWG membership, please down-load and complete >>this Form (click bold letters for Membership Registration form) and email or post it to the UNWG office. If you need further instruction, please contact the UNWG office or call 01 2600 24276 or 01 2602 4284.
If you would like to be included in the UNWG’s 2017 Members Directory, please register or renew your membership before 30 March 2017.
For those members who wish to pay their membership fee through bank transfer, the name, address, and organization status of the member should be indicated on the bank payment slip. Please inform >>Jackalie Blue, the Membership Chairwoman, if your spouse has retired, or will be retiring soon.

 
 
Did you know you can renew your membership by email and bank transfer? You will receive an email in October asking you to verify your membership information. You can send back an update or just a reply that it's fine and when we receive your bank transfer, you will be on the list for 2017. We will also have pre-printed Zahlscheins at our meetings and in the office if you would prefer to do the bank transfer in person. And, of course, you can always stop by the office to see our great Office Manager Team and renew.
Please help us out by renewing early this year and then keep the habit going.
 
     
 
 
       
         
 
     
 
The UNWG Career Guide Book
 
  This Guide Book is intended to provide practical information on employment in Vienna for spouses of employees of the Vienna-based UN organizations, permanent missions and embassies. It has been prepared by members of the United Nations Women’s Guild using their experiences and knowledge of living and/or working in Vienna. Official sources have been used wherever possible throughout this Guide Book and every attempt has been made to ensure that the information is accurate, clear, covering most aspects of employment law in Austria as of the revision date of November, 2011. Click >>here for a copy in PDF.  
     
 
     
 
Finding Help in Vienna
 
 
This resource book is compiled by the UNWG’s Family Status Committee for our members to obtain help during difficult times. The current edition has been updated and expanded based on "Crisis in Vienna" first published in 1997 by the International Women's Council and the UNWG. The current edition includes a new section on schools and kindergarten.  We believe that a woman is better to help herself when armed with the knowledge of her options and alternatives.  UNWG members may access “Finding Help in Vienna” in PDF >>here.  User name and password required.  Please contact the UNWG office for details.
 
     
 
         
 

UNWG TOURS & ACTIVITIES:
September 2017

For more information on all tours and activities, please contact
»Email to »Laura Li, UNWG Activities Chairwoman 2017
 
Event
Date
Time
 
September UNWG Book Group Mon. 11 Sept 10.00  
  Dead Poets Society Tue. 12 Sept 18.00  
  Deadline for Bazaar stall registration Thur. 14 Sept 17.00  
  Welcoming Coffee (South Africa) Wed. 20 Sept 09.30  
  Cooking Class (Philippines) Thur. 21 Sept. 10.00  
  Visit Kloterneuburg Monastry Mon. 25 Sept 09.30  
  UNWG General Meeting (UNWG Members' Showcase) Wed. 27 Sept 09.30  
October Deadline for Nomination of Board 2018 Fri. 6 Oct 17.00  
  Charity Presentation Wed. 11 Oct 10.30  
         
 
   
     
 


MONTHLY ACTIVITIES

Please check with the coordinators as when the program resumes in September.    Please click on the coordinator’s name for contact email:

Book  Discussion:

We meet at a member’s home to discuss a book of the month.

Dec: "A Man called Ove"" by Frederik Backman (Sweden)

October: "The Secret Rver" by Kate Grenville (Australia)

Contact:
» Svenja Franke-Bruhn

Cozy French Conversation
We meet during the week to converse in French.
Contact: » Francoise Norris

Dead Poets Society:  
We meet at Cafe Landmann (Karl-Luegner Ring 4, 1010 Wien), on 2nd Tuesday of each month , 18.30-21.00.
Next gathering: 12 September 2017.
Theme: Travellers' Tales
Contact: »Angela Williams

Dorotheum:
We visit Dorotheum on 3rd Tuesday of the month.
Please call before coming.
Contact: Ruth Theis
 
International Hostess Cooking Group:
We meet at a member’s home to share recipes.
Contact: » Marlene Doummar
 
 


WEEKLY ACTIVITIES - September 2017


Please check with the coordinators as most programs are
suspended in the summer. New starting may change.

Please click on coordinator’s name for contact email:

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Fridays

  Walk/Run in Prater
08.30 - 10.00
U2 Stadion

»Doris Parker
  Walk/Run in Prater
08.30 - 10.00
U2 Stadion station

»Doris Parker
 
Arabic
(Beginner)
09.30-10.20
F-1019
»Khadija Lovecky

Yoga & More
09.30 -11.45
F-1075
» Lynn Geertsen

(Starts 19 Sept.)

 

     
  Ribbon Embroidery
10.00-12.00
F-1040
»M
aya Subiki
  Tai Chi
09.45 - 11.45
F-1075
»Shuhong Lu
Quilting/crafts
09.30 – 11.45  
F-1075
» Kathy Weindl
Qi Gong
11.00 – 12.00
F-09 Gym
»Dietlinde Doblmayr

German (Beginner)
11.00 – 12.00
F-1037
»
Dr. Anneliese Glande





Creative Atelier
10.00 - 11.45
F-1075
»
Rossanna Bertii
» Hayley Sears



German
(Advance)
12.00 – 13.00
F-1037
»
Dr. Anneliese Glander

  Spanish Conversation
13.30-14.30
F-1037

»Dalila Leon Kosta

English
(Beginner)

14.00 – 15.00
F-1037
»Viorica Cursaru

 
English
(Advance)

15.00 – 16.00
F-1037
»Viorica Cursaru
Computer Class
(1st & 3rd Tuesdays)
14.00-15.00
F-1040
» Linda Pek
Vintage Stamps
Collection
14:00 – 16:00
F-1037
»
Ingrid Zalneva
   

Russian
14.45
F-1017
»
Natela Akhvlediani
  Italian
(Beginner
)
15.00-16.00
F-1037
»Elena Starovoyt
 

English
(Advanced)

15.00 – 16.00
F-1037
»
Viorica Cursarue



  Italian
(Advanced)
)
15.00-16.00
F-1037
»Elena Starovoyt

 
Antique coins
14.00-16.00
F-1037
>>Farideh Shahabi

Bridge
14.00 – 17.00
F-0913
»Sheila Philipi

Vintage Stamps
14.00-6.00
F-1037
»Ingrid Zalneva

   
Book Sales
12.00-14.00
VIC G-0E65
(Monday & Wed)
»
Barbara Mayer

Charity 2nd-hand shop
12.00-15.00
VIC G-OE65
»UNWG Office

Book Sales
12.00-14.00
VIC G-0E65
(Monday & Wed)
»
Barbara Mayer
Charity 2nd-hand shop
12.00-15.00
VIC G-OE65

»UNWG Office
 
Kiosk
12.00 – 15.00
VIC Gate-1
»Dominique Nicklisch

Kiosk
12.00 – 15.00
VIC Gate-1
»Dominique Nicklisch
Kiosk
12.00 – 15.00
VIC Gate-1
»Dominique Nicklisch
Kiosk
12.00 – 15.00
VIC Gate-1
»Dominique Nicklisch
Kiosk
12.00 – 15.00
VIC Gate-1
»Dominique Nicklisch
 
   

 

 
Tours and Activities
Weekly Activities
Family Support Committee
Constitution UNWG Vienna
"Career Guide"
"Finding Help
in Vienna"
"Consumer Protection"
 
 
Board
1999-2016