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IWA Modena Fall Family Day

Many members, their partners and children gathered for a wonderful fall celebration at Fattoria Bio Centofiori Agriturismo, in Marzaglia. It was a memorable day full of fun activities for children and excellent food and relaxation in the Modenese countryside. A big...

IWA Modena Members Meet the Mayor!!!

The International Women’s Association of Modena had the honour of meeting the Mayor of Modena, Gian Carlo Muzzarelli, to present its mission and organization. On 13 November the Board and members of the International Women’s Association of Modena (IWA Modena) attended...

Learning to cook like a Modenese

An appetite, a willingness to try something new and a desire to cook like a Modenese (comfortable shoes are a plus too!) are all you needed for the fun filled night of cooking at the Scuola di Cucina Girasole in Modena’s historic city center. 12 IWA Modena women...

An insight into the legal aspects of life in Italy

The IWA Modena women who attended the Lawyer’s Aperitivo at Mon Café in Modena’s Centro on Wednesday June 3 at 7:30 pm were certainly glad they did because of the helpful “real life” information they learned. Expert advice was provided by Pier Luigi Guidastri,...

IWA Modena Family Day

On Sunday, May 17 from 11am to 4pm the first IWA Modena Family Day took place at Club Meridiana in Casinalbo. This was the first family event of the Association, since its foundation in December 2014, and a joyful occasion for the families to spend together some...

New recycling system in Centro

From 12 May residents of Modena city centre will have access to a new recycling system.  Each family will be provided with a kit of blue bags for paper/cardboard (to be collected on Tuesdays) and yellow bags for plastic (to be collected on Thursdays). The bags should...

Wine & Dine Evening a Winner

“Successful”…one simple yet powerful word that describes the women of IWA Modena as well as the Wine & Dine event held on 16 April at the beautiful Agriturismo Corte Manzini in Settecani Castelvetro. The evening opened with some introductory remarks from Events...

First IWA Modena Annual General Meeting a Success!

On 14 April IWA Modena held its first annual general meeting for members. The meeting was held at the quaint Centro Culturale Teatro Guigilia in Modena’s historic city center. It was led by IWA Modena President, Simone Zaminer, who reiterated the Association’s...

Registration for nursery schools now open!

For those who have children born in 2013, 2014 or will be born before 30 June 2015, registration for nursery schools are open from 18 March - 15 April. For more information: http://istruzione.comune.modena.it/istruzionemo/