If you have an event or activity you would like added to the calendar please email us with the details.  

Upcoming events

    • 09 Jan 2017
    • 18 Dec 2017
    • 39 sessions
    • Various

    Club de Conversación

    Interested in practicing your Spanish in a fun, laid-back environment with fellow Newcomers? If so, then this group is for you!

    Details: Spanish Conversation Club, led by a certified teacher with 30+ years of experience

    When: Every Monday from 10 am -12 pm 
    (Except the 3rd Monday of each month, instead, please join us to support Ora's Senior Lunches. See calendar for details.)

    Where: Lomas de Chapultepec; Specific address provided upon registration.

    Cost: $200 MXN cash, paid at the event

    Registration: Space is limited. For more information
    or to register, please contact Raquel Padilla at rk2080@gmail.com

    Note:  this is a members only event, but we would love for you to join us! If you are interested in becoming a member, please visit our webpage here or email us at info@internationalwomencdmx.org.mx

    • 06 Jul 2017
    • 19 Oct 2017
    • 8 sessions
    • Union Church

    NEW Kids Playgroup sponsored by the International Women's Club! 

    Calling all moms with young kids! Join us for our NEW playgroup sponsored by the IWC.  This playgroup is for kids aged 3 and under and our first meeting will be Thursday, July 6 from 12-2 PM.  This event is FREE and open to both IWC members and non-members.  We hope you can join in on the fun!  Details below.

    Who: For moms and their kids aged 3 and under. 

    Dates: We will meet twice a month on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of the month.  Our first meeting date is Thursday, July 6.  Subsequent dates are July 20August 3August 17, etc.  

    Time: Between 12-2 PM.  Show up late or leave early if you have to! We realize every kid's schedule and needs are different.  We want you to come for the amount of time you can.

    Where
    : Union Evangelical Church, Parque Vía Reforma 1870, Lomas de Chapultepec V Secc, 11000 Ciudad de México, CDMX.  There is plenty of street parking in front of the church.  We will meet in the Sala, Nursery and Toddler rooms.  These are to left when you walk into the church. 

    Structure: Between 12:30 - 1:30 there will be some sort of activity time: songs, dance, craft, activity, etc.  Before and after will be casual play and mingling time!

    Contact: Hosted by Christina Nicholaou and Antuanet Gallegos.  Both are bilingual in English/Spanish.  Email Christina at info@internationalwomencdmx.org.mx with questions!  

    We're excited to provide a safe, welcoming space for moms of young kids to get together to provide play and stimulation for their kids and friendship for moms.  Hasta pronto! 

    • 03 Aug 2017
    • 14 Dec 2017
    • 20 sessions
    • Polanco

    Stitching, Quilting & Coffee

    Join us in Polanco every Thursday for coffee, quilting and general sewing or needlework. All levels of quilters and stitchers are welcome. 

    Details:  Get together with other quilters/stitchers/knitters etc. to be inspired, learn or work on your current project. In the future, look for events related to specific projects. Bring your own supplies. 

    When:  Every Thursday from 10:30-12:30

    Where:  Polanco, Specific address to be provided upon RSVP.

    Cost: Free, you bring your own supplies.

    Registration: No need to register but please contact Lynda to indicate you are interested, and to get address. 

    If you have any questions, reach out to Lynda Opocensky at opocensky.lg@gmail.com

    * This event is open to members and non-members *

    • 21 Aug 2017
    • (EDT)
    • 21 May 2018
    • (EDT)
    • 10 sessions
    • Ora's House
    • 20
    San Fernando Church Seniors' Luncheon 

    Details & How it works: 
    We meet at Ora's house around 10:30 am to prepare the food, pack individual portions of bread, fruits, vegetables, etc., then we transport the meal to the lunch venue where we serve the seniors. After everyone has eaten, we sing "Happy Birthday" in Spanish (Feliz Cumpleaños) to all Seniors born in the month and celebrate them with cake.

    When: Every 3rd Monday of each month from 10:30 am - 3 pm (+/-)   (check the calendar for specific dates)

    Where:  Ora's house then the lunch venue.  
    For directions to Ora's home and/or the lunch venue, contact Ora directly at 55-7022-4316

    RSVP Required: Please register prior to the event.  Email Lynda Opocensky at opocensky.lg@gmail.com. This will ensure that we have enough volunteers.

    Cost: Free. Open to members and non-members.

    Notes: You can choose to come only to Ora's, only to serve lunch, or both.  

    Children are welcome with their parent’s supervision. 

    *Please note that the Lunch is made at Ora's House in Col. Interlomas and the Lunch is then served to the seniors in Col. San Fernando.

    • 23 Aug 2017
    • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Calle Londres 37, Col. Juarez
    • 10

    Flower Arrangement Class

    Whether you want to arrange flowers at home or are interested in more floral knowledge , this class will give you a great foundation on the technical tricks of flower arranging as well as composition, color, and design. 

    Details:  The instructor will show you how to achieve effortless looking arrangements that have that just-picked-from-the-garden look.  They will share her tricks of the trade along with basics like the best time to pick flowers for cutting and tricks for helping them last longer. This class will help give you the confidence to create your own flower arrangements for home or gifts!  This will be a great item to have to get ready for the holidays! 

    The class is 3 hours in length and the cost is $500 pesos per person.  The cost includes a vase and flowers.  After class feel free to shop around the cute shops of Fusion Casa!

    For more details you can contact: vanessa.fremer@yahoo.com

    *This is an adult only event*

    When: Wednesday, August 23 10am - 1pm.

    Where: Diseno Nueve Art Floral Studio located at Fusion Casa de Disenadores, Calle Londres 37, Col. Juarez.

    Cost: $500 pesos per person.  The cost includes a vase and flowers. 

    Registration: Please register ASAP to guarantee your place.  Please note registration for this event will close on Wednesday, August 16.

    Note:  this is a members and their guests only event, but we would love for you to join us! If you are interested in becoming a member, please visit our webpage here or email us at info@internationalwomencdmx.org.mx

    • 24 Aug 2017
    • 16 Nov 2017
    • 4 sessions
    • Address Provided upon RSVP


    Join the Bookclub and enjoy a lively discussion and good company!

    Welcoming new members, enjoy a most friendly atmosphere and great fun! 

    Details: We read and discuss interesting books on the third or fourth Thursday of each month, depending on which is more convenient for the group.  The books are chosen as a group, and we try to choose books that have some “meat” to make for interesting and lively discussions.  The fall books that we have chosen are as follows:

    Upcoming Book List:

    In August we shall discuss On Cannan's Side

    In September The Hero Walk

    In Ocotber A Man Callled Ove

    In November A Gentleman from Moscow


    When: 3rd Thursday of each month from 11:00 am to 1:00 or 2:00 pm. NOTE: date may change due to scheduling conflicts.

    Where: meeting rotates to members' homes. Please RSVP for address

    Cost: Free

    Registration: RSVP directly to Selma Eckstein at ecksteinselma@gmail.com
    T
    his event is open to members and non-members

    NOTE: discussions are in English and it is an adults only event.

    • 26 Aug 2017
    • 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Wine and Roses, Santa Fe

    World Wine Tour - Mexican Wines

    Wine Seminar with tastings and Croquetas de jamon Serrano and Queretaro’s cheeses.

    First seminar is Wines of Mexico.  Mexico’s wine industry is evolving into world class wines, some of which won gold medals in the Brussels wine competition in 2017.  Marco Rava, of Wine and Roses will give us a description of the seven Mexican wine regions and we will taste and discuss the strengths of each region.  A general overview of Mexican wines and information on what wines to drink and buy while you are here.  The tastings  include:

    White Wine :

    -          Monte Xanic Viña Kristel, Valle de Guadalupe

    -          Viognier Santo Tomás, Valle de Santo Tomás

    -          Inedito Blanco, Queretaro

    Red wines :

    -          Ensamble Arenal 2, San Antonio de la minas

    -          Cañada de los encinos, Tecate

    -          Jardin secreto, Valle de Guadalupe

    -          Inedito Roble, Queretaro

    Event Date: Saturday, August 26th, 5pm

    Location: Wine and Roses, Santa Fe  Javier Baros Sierra 540 Torre 2, Motor Lobby 01219, Santa Fe 55 5257 5959

    **You can also look forward to Spanish Wines in October and French in December!**

    Cost: * $1000 per person (includes wine and snacks)

    **Members only event**

    If you have any questions you can contact : 

    jajlslankard@gmail.com

    • 30 Aug 2017
    • 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Tierra Garat located on Masaryk #86 in Polanco
    • 13

    Coffee & Friendship: Polanco

    Please join us for a morning coffee. Come by and enjoy a lovely morning of socialising at Tierra Garat in Polanco.

    When: Wednesday, August 30 from 11 am – 1 pm.

    Where: Tierra Garat located on Masaryk #86, Polanco. 

    Cost: Just pay for your own beverage and snack.

    Registration: Please RSVP so that we know how many to expect.

    *This event is open to members and non-members*

    • 07 Sep 2017
    • 8:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    • The Basement Dance Studio located at Guillermo Gonzalez Camarena 999 (Sotano 1) in Santa Fe.
    • 16

    Salsa Night

     Enjoy a fun evening of mingling, learning how to Salsa by the lovely ladies at the Basement, and mojito cocktails!

    Details:  This is a beginners class for cuban style Salsa.  Friends, family, and spouses are welcomed at this event.  Please wear comfortable attire.  Ladies, please no stellitos high heels.  The Basement is a lovely dance studio that specializes in over 13 types of dance.  Dance classes are available for adults, couples, teenagers, and children.  For more information, please of to The Basement website at www.thebasement.mx 

    For more details you can contact: vanessa.fremer@yahoo.com

    *This is an adult only event*

    When: Thursday, September 7, 8:30pm - 10pm.

    Where: The Basement Dance Studio located at Guillermo Gonzalez Camarena 999 (Sotano 1) in Santa Fe.  

    **Entry to the parking garage is across the street from Pizza Rustica (Santa Fe).  Please use Pizza Rustica in Santa Fe address as the entry to the parking garage (Guillermo Gonzalez Camarena 1900). 

    Cost: $350 pesos per person.  This includes the dance class and mojito cocktails.  Payment must be made 1 week prior to the event.  Once registered, payment info will be sent to you.

    Registration: Please register ASAP to guarantee your place.

    Note:  this is a members and their guests only event, but we would love for you to join us! If you are interested in becoming a member, please visit our webpage here or email us at info@internationalwomencdmx.org.mx

    • 12 Sep 2017
    • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Union Church

    Member Get Together

    Join as us for our general meeting as we reconvene, enjoy snacks and drinks, as well as catch up after the long summer break.

    Details: This is one of our general meetings open to all members and non-members. We will have many vendors and fun activities and we can't wait to see new and similar faces. 

    When: Tuesday, September 12, 2017 from 10:00 am -1:00 pm.

    Where: Union Church - Paseo de la Reforma 1870, Lomas de Chapultepec 

    Cost: Free. 

    No need to register, just show up, we look forward to seeing you there!

    * This event is open to all members and non-members *

    • 13 Sep 2017
    • 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
    • Polanco at a member's home

    World Cooking Tour - Ukrain

    There’s nothing quite like sitting around with friends having great conversations over a delicious meal! So this year the IWC is bringing you the "World Cooking Tour" series of social events. 

    Join master Pierogi maker, Chris Billinton, and her sous chef, Lynda Opocensky, for a hands-on class of perogie making.  

    Pierogies are a dumpling filled with potato, cheese and onion, served with sour cream and bacon…not low calorie, but so delicious. 

    We will make the Pierogies from start to finish and you will get lots of practice perfecting the dough and the optimal Pierogi shape.  We will have Pierogies for lunch and you will have some to take home for your family.  Please bring an apron and a rolling pin if you have one. 

    Join us for a fun day!

    Event Date: Wednesday, September 13th at 10:30 - 2:30pm

    Location: Polanco. You will be emailed the address upon registration. 

    Cost: *500 pesos (proceeds to Ora’s Luncheon for Seniors)*.

    **Members only event**

    If you have any questions you can contact : 

    Lynda Opocensky  55 7486 2446 or Opocensky.LG@gmail.com

    • 20 Sep 2017
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Provided upon RVSP

    Welcome to Mexico City Workshop

    Whether you are an experienced expat or a first timer, this is for you!  This free workshop will provide you with lots of information and an opportunity to meet others in a small group setting.

    Guest speakers include Lynda Martinez, social historian and everyone's favorite guide to the wonders of Mexico, and Angie Esteve, Mexican food guru. In addition, we will present and share lots of practical information about living here in Mexico and the "expat experience."

    Please come join us on Wednesday, September 20th AND Friday, September 22nd from 9 - 12 noon. 

    The workshop will be a fun and social atmosphere.

    It will be hosted in Polanco. 

    To register please contact Natha Paz Soldan nathaps@yahoo.com or register online (you will be registered for both days).  

    • 22 Sep 2017
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Provided upon RVSP

    Welcome to Mexico City Workshop

    Whether you are an experienced expat or a first timer, this is for you!  This free workshop will provide you with lots of information and an opportunity to meet others in a small group setting.

    Guest speakers include Lynda Martinez, social historian and everyone's favorite guide to the wonders of Mexico, and Angie Esteve, Mexican food guru. In addition, we will present and share lots of practical information about living here in Mexico and the "expat experience."

    Please come join us on Wednesday, September 20th AND Friday, September 22nd from 9 - 12 noon. 

    The workshop will be a fun and social atmosphere.

    It will be hosted in Polanco. 

    To register please contact Natha Paz Soldan nathaps@yahoo.com or register online (you will be registered for both days).  

    • 28 Sep 2017
    • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • Address provided after RSVP
    • 19

    Ice Cream Social!

    Here’s the Scoop! I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream!  Come and enjoy an ice cream social including a topping station with the Women’s International Club.  Kids are welcome!

    Details: The cost is free for members and their children.  Come catch up on members summer adventures over ice cream!

    If you have any questions please contact Vanessa at vanessa.fremer@yahoo.com

    *Children welcome*

    When: Thursday, September 28 2pm-3pm (right after the Kids Play Group)

    Where: Union Church, located at Paseo de la Reforma 1870, Lomas de Chapultepec

    Cost: Free for members

    Registration: Please register ASAP to guarantee your place.

    Note:  this is a members and their guests only event, but we would love for you to join us! If you are interested in becoming a member, please visit our webpage here or email us at info@internationalwomencdmx.org.mx

    • 07 Oct 2017
    • 7:00 PM
    • TBC- will be emailed shortly to you
    • 66

    Members Welcome Party

    Join us for a fun evening
    as we welcome new members and catch up with each other over great food and drinks!

    When: Saturday, October 7, 2017 starting at 7:00 pm

    Where: TBC, will be updated and emailed out shortly

    Cost: Free

    Registration: Please RSVP as there are limited spots (70). Be sure to specify if you are including a +1 guest when you register.  This event is open to adults only.

    Note:  this is a members only event, but we would love for you to join us! If you are interested in becoming a member, please visit our webpage here or email us at iwccdmxmembership@gmail.com

    ** RSVP closes on Wednesday, Oct 4th ** 

    • 19 Oct 2017
    • 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    • Union Church 1870 Reforma

    Garage Sale Set Up Volunteers Needed!

    Volunteers are needed to sort donations and set up for the charity garage sale and to work the day of the sale. 

    Details: This is our biggest fundraiser of the year and it requires a lot of helping hands to pull it off. Please consider donating a few hours or more to help make it a successful event!

    When: Thursday October 19, 12 pm (noon)-10 pm, (in shifts), for set up, sorting etc. AND/OR
    Friday, October 20, 8 am - 3 pm (in shifts) to work the garage sale 

    Register: Email Judy Kim at jkim1441@gmail.com and let her know how and when you can help.

    • 20 Oct 2017
    • 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    • Union Church Reforma 1870 Lomas de Chapultepec

    Our garage sale is fast approaching

    Moving or just need to clean out your house? We would love your donations! Just moved here and need to set up your house? Come shop for bargains!

    When: Friday, October 20 from 9am to 3pm. 
    Volunteer to organize & set up Thursday, October 19

    Where: Union Church, Paseo de la Reforma 1870, Lomas de Chapultepec

    Donation Details: Drop off your donations beforehand beginning September 19th Monday through Friday from 9am-8pm at Union Church, tell the guard you have a donation for Newcomers "Venta de Garaje." We also have some collection points in various neighborhoods. Email Judy Kim if you have questions about a donation, or for the other drop-off points.

    Proceeds: All proceeds go to the charities IWC supports. All unsold items will be donated to the Salvation Army so you know your donation will go far to support great causes!

    Volunteers are needed to set up the day before (Thursday, October 19th) and to man the garage sale the day of. If you can help please contact Judy Kim at jkim1441@gmail.com.

    • 27 Oct 2017
    • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    • Union Church

    Don't miss The Annual IWC Bazaar! 

    This is a great opportunity to shop local artisans and mingle with old and new friends!

    Details: Over 50 vendors will be represented, featuring jewelry, handbags, textiles, gourmet foods, baskets, pewter, baby items and so much more!

    When: Friday, October 27 from 10 am - 3 pm

    Where:  Union Church, 
    Parque Vía Reforma 1870, Lomas de Chapultepec V Secc, 11000 Ciudad de México, D.F.

    Cost: Admission is free and free street parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

    *This event is open to members and non-members.*

    VENDORS: Are you interested in having your own table
    to sell your merchandise? Contact Pilar Castillo a
    iwccdmxbazaar@gmail.com
    • 06 Dec 2017
    • 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • Coyoacán

    Happy Holiday! Shopping Party.

    Still need to buy gifts for the Christmas Holidays? Look no further than this fun shopping event at a members house.


    There will be several vendors and you can expect to find lovely artisnal pottery, Judy's goodies and lots more. We will announce more details about the day and exciting vendors as the event approaches so please stay tuned.

    When: Wednesday December 6, 12 pm - 3:00 pm.

    Where: Members home in Coyoacán.

    Cost: Free. 

    Adult/Children event: Adults only.

    Registration: Please register so we know how many to plan for. Note: there are a limited number of spots so register early.

    Note:  this is a members only event, but we would love for you to join us! If you are interested in becoming a member, please visit our webpage here . Or email - info@internationalwomencdmx.org.mx

International Women's Club of Mexico City AC is a non-profit organization. Paseo de la Reforma 1870, Lomas de Chapultepec, Mexico City

international Women's Club of Mexico City AC

Email: info@internationalwomencdmx.org.mx

Phone: +52 55 4347 6001 (cellular)


Office Hours:

10:30 to 12:30 every 1st & 3rd Wednesday

At Union Church, Room 103

Paseo de la Reforma 1870

Lomas de Chapultepec

Mexico City

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