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Welcome to our amazing Workshops!

Discover a world of learning and creativity at the AWCZ Workshops! Our passionate presenters generously share their expertise, infusing each session with energy and creativity. Your participation not only fuels your personal growth but also fuels the vibrant community of AWCZ.

Located at our charming Clubhouse on Höschgasse 38, 8008 Zurich, our workshops are open to everyone – members and newcomers alike. Bring a friend and dive into a world of possibilities!

From professional development to wellness, culinary adventures, artistic endeavors, and beyond, our workshops cater to diverse interests and passions. Join us for an unforgettable experience at just 25 CHF for members and 35 CHF for non-members, with select workshops requiring additional materials fees.

Mark your calendar and reserve your spot! While some workshops fill up fast, we often welcome walk-ins if space permits. Immerse yourself in our dynamic community, forge meaningful connections, and unlock your full potential with AWCZ Workshops. Ready to embark on your next adventure? Explore FAQs below for more details.


Workshop Week Schedule

    • March 10, 2024
    • 09:30 - 11:00
    • Höschgasse 38, 8008 Zürich, AWCZ Clubhouse
    Register


    Personal safety has never been as important as it is today. Join Sebastian for a new look at self-defense for your travels or at home. As a security professional for our US government offices abroad and a long time Tai Chi teacher, Sebastian well teach you how to remain calm in stressful or even potentially dangerous situations.

    Sebastian started his martial arts journey when he was 14 years old. With 21, he transitioned to Tai Chi and travelled around the world to train and learn. Now he works as a security professional where both physical and mental presence are necessary.

    Cost: 25 CHF Members/35 CHF Non-Members.

    Registration/Cancellation Deadline: March 7, 2024

    AWCZ Cancellation and No Show Policy:

    For cost-based Events and Activities, the participant/s will be billed for the Event/Activity unless they have cancelled before the cancellation deadline. For free Events and Activities, as we need an accurate head count for the caterers, the cancellation deadline should be honored. Thank you for your understanding.

    Contact Lisa for further information.

    You can pay online by Bank Transfer, Twint, or PayPal*.

    - If you prefer to pay by BANK TRANSFER, please find the account details below:

    Payment to:                       Account Name:

    UBS AG                                  American Women’s Club of Zurich
    Bahnhofstrasse 45            Höschgasse 38
    8001 Zürich                          8008 Zürich

    IBAN: CH44 0020 6206 2209 7740 X

    Please be sure to include your NAME, THE NAME OF THE WORKSHOP, and THE REGISTRATION NUMBER with your payment. This is the only way your payment can be identified.

    - If you'd like to pay by TWINT, click here and add the amount

    - *When you click “pay online," you will be redirected to PayPal.

    Kindly note, when using PayPal & Twint for payment, a minimal additional fee of 4% is applied to cover the Club's incurred costs from TWINT and PayPal. Members will pay a total of 26.00 CHF, while non-members will pay 36.40 CHF.






    • March 11, 2024
    • 18:30 - 20:30
    • Höschgasse 38, 8008 Zürich, AWCZ Clubhouse
    • 7
    Register


    In this workshop, Rosy will show you how to prepare her favorite Mexican snacks with ingredients easy to find in any Swiss grocery store.

    Cost: 25 CHF Members/35 CHF Non-Members.

    Additional Materials cost will be 15 CHF

    Cancellation Deadline: February 23, 2024.

    AWCZ Cancellation and No Show Policy:

    For cost-based Events and Activities, the participant/s will be billed for the Event/Activity unless they have cancelled before the cancellation deadline. For free Events and Activities, as we need an accurate head count for the caterers, the cancellation deadline should be honored. Thank you for your understanding.

    Contact Lisa for further information.

    Rosy is a Mexican opera singer who has been living the last 21 years in Zürich. She actually learned how to prepare many of the most famous Mexican snacks and dishes here in Switzerland with my Mexican friends. She loves singing and cooking!

    You can pay online by Bank Transfer, Twint, or PayPal*.

    - If you prefer to pay by BANK TRANSFER, please find the account details below:

    Payment to:                       Account Name:

    UBS AG                                  American Women’s Club of Zurich
    Bahnhofstrasse 45            Höschgasse 38
    8001 Zürich                          8008 Zürich

    IBAN: CH44 0020 6206 2209 7740 X

    Please be sure to include your NAME, THE NAME OF THE WORKSHOP, and THE REGISTRATION NUMBER with your payment. This is the only way your payment can be identified.

    - If you'd like to pay by TWINT, click here and add the amount: Members will pay a total of 26.00 CHF, while non-members will pay 36.40 CHF.

    - *When you click “pay online," you will be redirected to PayPal. Members will pay a total of 26.00 CHF, while non-members will pay 36.40 CHF.

    Kindly note, when using PayPal & Twint for payment, a minimal additional fee of 4% is applied to cover the Club's incurred costs from TWINT and PayPal.

    • March 25, 2024
    • 10:00 - 12:00
    • Höschgasse 38, 8008 Zürich, AWCZ Clubhouse
    • 15
    Register


    Join author and blogger Heddi Nieuwsma, who will make the trip to Zurich from her home in Neuchatel and learn how to make two Swiss specialties: Osterfladen, an Easter tart made with almonds and semolina, and Carac, little dark chocolate tarts with green icing.

    This will be a hands-on workshop with a chance to taste both of these sweet treats. Heddi started her blog, Cuisine Helvetica, in 2015. Since that time, she has authored two cookbooks, Swiss Bread (2020) and Sweet + Swiss (2022). They're available in English, French or German. 

    Cost: 25 CHF Members/35 CHF Non-Members.

    Registration/Cancellation Deadline:  March 22, 2024.

    Note that Heddi will come with her books that you can purchase at the venue. If you're interested, email winterworkshop@awczurich.org to preorder her books Sweet & Swiss (2022 edition - 39CHF) and Swiss Bread (2020 edition - 39 CHF) available in French, German and EnglishPlease bring cash to buy the preordered books.

    AWCZ Cancellation and No Show Policy:


    For cost-based Events and Activities, the participant/s will be billed for the Event/Activity unless they have cancelled before the cancellation deadline. For free Events and Activities, as we need an accurate head count for the caterers, the cancellation deadline should be honored. Thank you for your understanding.

    Contact Lisa for further information.

    Heddi Nieuwsma has authored two cookbooks: Sweet + Swiss (2022) and Swiss Bread (2020). Since moving from the US to Switzerland over a decade ago, she has developed a passion for learning about Swiss cuisine. Through her blog, Cuisine Helvetica, she shares recipes, stories, culinary travel recommendations and more. Heddi wants to increase awareness of Swiss food beyond its reputation for chocolate and cheese. Her blog is https://cuisinehelvetica.com/

    You can pay online by Bank Transfer, Twint, or PayPal*.

    - If you prefer to pay by BANK TRANSFER, please find the account details below:

    Payment to:                       Account Name:

    UBS AG                                  American Women’s Club of Zurich
    Bahnhofstrasse 45            Höschgasse 38
    8001 Zürich                          8008 Zürich

    IBAN: CH44 0020 6206 2209 7740 X

    Please be sure to include your NAME, THE NAME OF THE WORKSHOP, and THE REGISTRATION NUMBER with your payment. This is the only way your payment can be identified.

    - If you'd like to pay by TWINT, click here and add the amount: Members will pay a total of 26.00 CHF, while non-members will pay 36.40 CHF.

    - *When you click “pay online," you will be redirected to PayPal. Members will pay a total of 26.00 CHF, while non-members will pay 36.40 CHF.

    Kindly note, when using PayPal & Twint for payment, a minimal additional fee of 4% is applied to cover the Club's incurred costs from TWINT and PayPal. 


    • March 28, 2024
    • 09:30 - 11:00
    • Höschgasse 38, 8008 Zürich, AWCZ Clubhouse
    • 17
    Register



    Life can be amazing - no matter who you are. Whether you are occasionally happy or mostly just getting by, in our workshop we will delve into powerful distinctions that, when applied and understood deeply, can truly transform your life. We'll explore these transformative concepts:

    Love vs Fear

    Experience vs Circumstance

    Want to vs How to

    Agreement vs Expectations

    Bring your pen and paper and we will get to work on changing the trajectory of your life. 

    Cost: 25 CHF Members/35 CHF Non-Members

    Register NOW. If we still have spots available, walk-ins are welcome.

    Cancellation Deadline is March 25, 2024

    AWCZ Cancellation and No Show Policy:
    For cost-based Events and Activities, the participant/s will be billed for the Event/Activity unless they have cancelled before the cancellation deadline. For free Events and Activities, as we need an accurate head count for the caterers, the cancellation deadline should be honored. Thank you for your understanding.

    Contact Lisa for further information.

    Anita Joos Eyre is an ICF certified Transition & Leadership Coach dedicated to empowering women in gaining clarity around their next steps, both professionally and personally. Her expertise lies in helping individuals navigate life changes, fostering transformation by deepening one's understanding of self and facilitating shifts in habitual patterns and envisioning new possibilities. 

    *When you click “pay online", you will be redirected to PayPal

    You can pay online by Bank Transfer, Twint, or PayPal*.

    - If you prefer to pay by BANK TRANSFER, please find the account details below:

    Payment to:                       Account Name:

    UBS AG                                  American Women’s Club of Zurich
    Bahnhofstrasse 45            Höschgasse 38
    8001 Zürich                          8008 Zürich

    IBAN: CH44 0020 6206 2209 7740 X

    Please be sure to include your NAME, THE NAME OF THE WORKSHOP, and THE REGISTRATION NUMBER with your payment. This is the only way your payment can be identified.

    - If you'd like to pay by TWINT, click here and add the amount: Members will pay a total of 26.00 CHF, while non-members will pay 36.40 CHF.

    - *When you click “pay online," you will be redirected to PayPal. Members will pay a total of 26.00 CHF, while non-members will pay 36.40 CHF.

    Kindly note, when using PayPal & Twint for payment, a minimal additional fee of 4% is applied to cover the Club's incurred costs from TWINT and PayPal. 



Important Information and Workshop Week FAQs:

HOW DO I REGISTER FOR A WORKSHOP?                                                                                                                

You can register for a workshop online at www.awczurich.org.  If you do not have computer access, you may call the AWCZ office for assistance at 044 240 4455.

HOW DO I PAY IF I DON'T HAVE PAYPAL?

You can pay by bank transfer or TWINT. Please write the registration number, workshop name and your name when you do pay.

How Do I Cancel a Workshop Week Registration?

In the unfortunate circumstance that you must cancel a workshop registration, please email workshopweek@awczurich.org. Be sure to include your name, the title and date of the workshop. Note: AWCZ No Show/Cancellation policy applies to Workshop Week.

What is the AWCZ No Show/Cancellation Policy?

Any individual who does not attend a workshop for which she/he has reserved a space OR who has not cancelled the reservation two days before the day of the registration deadline, will be billed for the full workshop fee.

What are the Workshop Week Course Fees?

Course fees indicated are AWCZ member prices: 25 CHF. Nonmembers pay additional CHF 10 per course: 35 CHF.  

Where is Workshop Week Held?

Workshops take place at the AWCZ Clubhouse, Höschgasse 38, 8008 Zürich.

Workshop Week Disclaimer:

Workshop week course schedule may be subject to change without notice.  Visit our website for the most up-to-date details.  Participants are reminded that participation in AWCZ activities is entirely at the participant’s own discretion and/or own risk. Neither the AWCZ nor its representatives shall be held responsible for injury, damage, or loss incurred by the participation in AWCZ events or the use of AWCZ property.

Have more questions?  Please direct them to workshopweek@awczurich.org


American Women's Club OF Zurich

Höschgasse 38, 8008 Zürich

+41 44 240 4455

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