American Women's Club of Zurich

Monthly Extras

Aside from the regularly scheduled events, the club often has extra, special events. Read on to find out about any planned monthly extras.

May FirstFridays! Members Show Vernissage

FirstFridays! teams up once again with the Gallery at the Club to enjoy the vernissage of our second annual members show. This year's theme is, "A Room for a View," an exhibition featuring artwork by AWCZ members and students of Anni Doré and Kathryn Bard


Date: Friday, May 3
Time: 18.30 – 21.00 
Cost: Complimentary food and drink provided by our artists.
Reserve: No reservation needed. Bring your spouse or a friend! 
Contact: or



Discover Burgundy


Join us for a very special ZIWA and AWCZ joint event for members of both clubs and their partners. Exceptional wines will be matched with delicious foods and the whole evening will be expertly guided by Bourgogne Wine Ambassador, Timothy Magnus.

Burgundy (Bourgogne) is one of the most exciting wine regions in the world. With a cool climate and a unique geology, it produces the most exciting examples of Chardonnay and Pinot Noir in the world. Spanning from Chablis in the north to the Mâcconais in the south, the range of styles is vast. Come and spend an evening discovering these exciting wines and find out why the world is buzzing about Burgundy!

Date: Tuesday, May 14
Time: Doors open at 18.30 – Enjoy a welcome Crémant de Bourgogne
Seminar & Food Pairing begins at 19.00 – Enjoy 4 flights of 2 wines, including Premier crus, each flight with matching canapés. Every pairing includes a vegetarian option along with delectable offerings of smoked salmon, prawns, chicken and duck.
Location: The American Women's Club of Zurich Clubhouse, Höschgasse 38, 8008 Zurich
Cost: CHF 120 per person, to be paid in cash at the door

Registration: e-mail Barbara Gazley at

ZIWA & AWCZ Cancellation Policy Applies. Last date for the registration is:
Friday, May 10 at 18.00
No refunds for no shows or cancellations after this date. Space is limited. Book early to avoid disappointment! When registering, be sure to include your mobile phone number and the names of those participating.

Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon

VolunteerAppreciation 2018Come and help me Celebrate, our lovely and generous women volunteers. Busy schedules did not stop them! Over the past year they gave back to their club, in so many ways, and now it's our part; so please, let's gather together to celebrate, them and us.

Thank you AWCZ Volunteers!

PS. Also be the first one on your block to know WHO is Volunteer of the year.

When: Tuesday, May 21
Time: 11.30 for an Apéro and 12.00 Lunch buffet opens  
Registration & Cancellation Deadline: May 20
Contact: Susan maude Buchser-Lochocki

AWCZ Cancellation and No Show Policy: At specified Events and Activities, a participant will be billed for the Event/Activity unless she/he has canceled before the cancellation reservation deadline in writing or per email. For free Events and Activities we need an accurate head count for the caterers. We are trying to keep extra costs down, Thank you for your understanding.


Memorial Day Picnic & Celebration

Come and join us for a Fun Picnic
and Celebrate Memorial Day
in the Park im Gruene, Ruschlikon
on Sunday, May 26.

Please bring your own picnic basket!


Complete with all you need, charcoal grill, picnic tables and chairs, games and playground all on site, deckchairs free of charge.

Date: Sunday, May 26
Time: 11.30 – 15.00
Place: Park im Gruene, Ruschlikon

This joint celebration with the American International Club of Zurich.

How to get there: Bus 56 from Thalwil; Bus 165 from Zurich, Bürkliplatz, by car, A3 exit Thalwil. Parking is chargeable. 
Reserve by May 25
Contact: aiczevents@gmailcom or call 044 586 76 66


Ben Franklin Circle

BenFranklinCircleBen Franklin was a Founding Father, scientist, inventor and pioneer of self improvement and lived according to a set of 13 virtues. The Ben Franklin Circle is a group that meets monthly to discuss these virtues and how we can apply them to improve ourselves and the world around us.

This month we discuss Cleanliness – "Tolerate no uncleanness in body, clothes or habitation."

Join us for a lively, thought provoking discussion.

When: Thursday, June 6
Time: 18.00 – 20.00 
Deadline: June 5
Cancel: June 5
Contact: The Ben Franklin Circle Register

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