UNWG Program of Events

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June 2022

  • June 9 (Thursday), 10.30-12.30, Neustiftgasse 4, 1070

Mekhitarist Monastery of Vienna and Museum  https://mechitharisten.org
This tour of the Armenian Monastery is back by popular demand. Please review the website. The charge of this activity is €10 per person (donation to charity for museum and UNWG are included). There will be an English guide. Maximum participants 25 people. Preregister required by Wednesday, 8 June:  unwgactivitychair@gmail.com

  • June 1 (Wednesday), 11.00, Favoritenstraße 15A, 1040

UNWG Welcoming Coffee: Diplomatische Akadamie  
A presentation and tour of the Diplomatische Akademie in the 4th district conducted by Susanne Keppler-Schleisinger, Deputy Director of the Akademie, with an optional prepaid lunch. Maximum 25 participants. Registration and payment in the UNWG office.  Deadline May 18

May 2022

  • May 30-31 (Monday & Tuesday), 10.00-14.00, VIC Rotunda

UNWG Rotunda Sale 
The Kiosk, Book Shop and Charity Shop will be there to sell beautiful gifts, shelves of books, and gently used items. For details, contact unwgoffice@gmail.com.

  • May 27 (Friday), 10.00-11.30, VIC F-1075

Energy and Dance for Health & Wellbeing: Instructor: Lynn Geertsen-Rowe
Bring a healthy smile for helping to heal your own body, mind, spirit and soul, wear comfortable clothing, bring a bottle of water and mat. Each participant is also asked to pay a charity donation of €5,00 at the door. This activity will run if a minimum of 5 participants have registered. Preregister via email by noon on Thursday, May 26 to: unwgactivitychair@gmail.com.

  • May 25 (Wednesday), 10.00-11.45, VIC F-1075

General Meeting: Back together in the New Normal... 

  • May 22 (Sunday), 9.00, Prater Stadion 

34. ASICS Österreicher Frauenlauf  https://www.oesterreichischer-frauenlauf.at/en
The Frauenlauf is open for everyone to participate.  You can choose 5K or 10k, walk or run in the Prater Park. Registration by 1 May. Come and join the team from UNWG: “We Run to Move”.

  • May 19 (Thursday), 9.45, VIC, F-1075

Art of Chinese Oil Painting and Calligraphy Workshop (Famous artist: Ms. Yusheng Zhao)
Join the basic workshop of Chinese traditional painting. During the lesson the artist will show us the results of her painting. Each participant is also asked to pay a charity donation of €3,00 at the door. Preregistration required: unwgactivitychair@gmail.com, via email by Saturday, 14 May. 

  • May 16 (Monday), 18.00, Terrace of Arcotel Hotel Opposite VIC 

UNWG Welcome Coffee/Drinks: International Day of Living Together in Peace
Now that the weather feels like spring, we will take the opportunity to meet, talk, have fun and celebrate! Come join us for a drink at the Arcotel Bar opposite the VIC. (Spouses are welcome!) Registration by May 13 unwgviennawelcomingchair@gmail.com

  • May 12 (Thursday), 10.00, Hofburg Michaeler-kuppel,1010 Wien

Sisi Museum Vienna Hofburg (Sisi Museum-Imperial Apartment-Imperial Silver Collection) 
Visit the historic apartments of Emperor Franz Joseph and Empress Elisabeth and admire the magnificent Habsburg collections of silver and porcelain. At the Sisi Museum you can explore the unusual personality of Elisabeth and the many different facets of her character.  Cost: €16+(€3 for donation).

  • May 6 (Friday), 10.00, VIC, F-1040 Gardening Room

Quilting Group 
Participants will meet in the gardening room (F-1040) to work on projects, individual and/or charity projects. All are welcome, from beginner to advance levels. Coordinator: Kathy Weindll. 

  • May 5 (Thursday) 9.30-10.30, VIC F-1075

Line Dance: Instructor: Mishele Ek
1. Bring a cheerful smile. 2. Bring a bottle of water, wearing comfortable clothing and shoes. 3. Each participant is also willing to commit to donating to charity minimum €3,00 (more is welcome) and hand it over to the instructor before the activity starts. 4. For those who would love to join the Line Dance, please kindly register at unwgoffice@gmail.com.

  • May 3 (Tuesday), 15.00 on Zoom 

UNWG Dead Poets Society: Theme: “Reconciliation”
If you would like to join or have any questions, please contact: unwgactivitychair@gmail.com

  • May 2 (Monday), 10.00, in-person & on Zoom

UNWG Book Group Discussion 
“A Bell for Adano” by John Hersey. If you are interested in joining the UNWG book group, please contact Teresa Schulte by email: bookgroupunwg@gmail.com