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IWA Modena Members Meet the Mayor!!!

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...

An EXPAT Friendship by Sarah Alcala

In August of 1990 my husband, Paul, and I moved along with our 5 month old daughter from Michigan to Graz, Austria and so it began. Since that time, we have lived on 4 continents in 5 countries and in 7 cities including the USA. Apart from the obvious adventures,...

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...

Water, Water, Water! – by Juli Madacey

Did you know that the human body is made up of more than two-thirds water?  Every cell in your body requires water.  Just a few of the benefits of drinking enough water are: Clear, smooth skin Proper kidney function Clear thinking Blood pressure regulation Properly...

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,...

Expo Milano 2015 – by Kathrin Gövert

Expo Milano 2015 – by Kathrin Gövert

This May I took my children (aged 10, 7 & 4) out of school to have a glimpse of the Expo Milano. On a pretty hot day we arrived at the world trade show, filled with anticipation at what we were going to see. Oscar, the youngest, first had to overcome the shock...

30 May – 2 June: Feed your mind and body

Four days dedicated to useful ideas for leading and living a life full of energy and for a sustainable future. In Parco Giovanni Amendola in Modena from Saturday 30 May, there will be workshops, conferences, shows and activities for little ones on the theme of...

IWA Modena Family Day

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...