The American Women's Club of Luxembourg
At the AWCL, we pride ourselves on providing a diverse range of activities that cater to the wide array of interests and hobbies our members have. Here, we highlight some of our most popular activities:
Welcome Coffee (Open to Public)
We extend a warm welcome to all, whether you're a newcomer or a long-term resident of Luxembourg. The AWCL is excited to invite you to our upcoming Welcome Coffees, held at our welcoming Clubhouse. This is the perfect opportunity to get acquainted with the AWCL and discover the wide range of activities we offer.
Our Welcome Coffees are open to both members and non-members, providing an inclusive atmosphere for all. Feel free to bring along friends. Children are also more than welcome to join us, as we embrace a family-friendly environment.
During the event, you'll have the chance to connect with fellow attendees, learn more about the AWCL's activities, and get a glimpse into the vibrant community we've built. Our dedicated team will be on hand to answer any questions you may have and provide guidance on how to make the most of your AWCL membership.
Best of all, attending the Welcome Coffee is free of charge, ensuring that everyone has the opportunity to explore and engage with our community. Mark your calendars and join us for an enriching and enjoyable experience.
Career Support Group
The career group within AWCL is a dedicated support hub, focused on assisting members in their personal career-building endeavors while navigating the nuances of the Luxembourg job market. Whether individuals are new to the local job scene, re-entering after a break, contemplating a career change, or firmly established in their paths, the group aims to foster connection and provide valuable resources. For newcomers, it offers insights into the intricacies of the Luxembourg job market and cultural nuances. Those re-entering the workforce receive support and guidance, and individuals considering a career change can tap into collective wisdom for a smoother transition.
The community thrives on the diversity of its members, recognizing that everyone, regardless of career stage, has something valuable to offer and something to gain. By fostering a collaborative environment, the career group encourages the sharing of experiences and insights, creating a dynamic space for mutual learning. Established professionals are invited to contribute their wisdom, fostering a culture of mentorship and collaboration. Through this collective effort, the career group aspires to empower AWCL members, providing them with the tools, connections, and knowledge necessary to navigate and succeed in their respective professional journeys in Luxembourg and beyond.
Embark on an exciting language-learning journey with our Luxembourgish lessons designed to empower you in real-life situations. Our goal is to equip members who are not familiar with the language to engage in daily encounters confidently and without hesitation.
Our Luxembourgish language lessons go beyond traditional teaching methods. We focus on practical situations you may encounter in your everyday life, ensuring that you learn essential phrases and questions that are relevant and useful. Whether you're shopping at local markets, dining out at restaurants, or navigating public transportation, our lessons will provide you with the language skills you need to communicate effectively and navigate your surroundings with ease.
Join us for our Luxembourgish language lessons and unlock the confidence to converse in everyday encounters. Don't let language barriers hold you back – embrace the opportunity to learn and connect with the local community. Together, we'll help you build the language skills necessary to thrive in your daily interactions in Luxembourg.
Easy Peasy Spanish
In a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere, we gather every two weeks at the Club House to embark on a language-learning journey. Designed for beginner-level participants, this group offers a wonderful opportunity to enhance your language skills, expand your vocabulary, and improve your listening and conversation abilities.
Whether you're new to the language or seeking to reinforce your foundational knowledge, this group is a fantastic platform to sharpen your language skills and build fluency. Embrace the joy of learning as we foster an inclusive and friendly space where participants can support and inspire one another.
So, animate y te esperamos!
Ladies Luncheon Delights
Calling all food enthusiasts! Join our hungry group as we embark on a culinary adventure in search of Luxembourg's most delectable eats. Indulge your taste buds and expand your gastronomic horizons as we explore a different restaurant each month.
From cozy bistros to upscale dining establishments, we handpick a variety of venues to cater to different tastes and preferences. Whether you're a fan of international cuisine, local delicacies, or experimental fusion dishes, there's something to satisfy every palate.
During our monthly gatherings, you'll have the chance to savor exquisite flavors, sample mouthwatering dishes, and experience the vibrant ambiance of Luxembourg's culinary hotspots. Engage in lively conversations about food, share recommendations, and bond with fellow participants who share your passion for great dining experiences.
Be prepared to expand your culinary knowledge, discover hidden gems, and create lasting memories as we embark on this flavorful journey together. Join our hungry group and let's celebrate the joys of good food, delightful company, and the exploration of Luxembourg's tastiest culinary delights.
Healthy Lunch Bunch
Whether you're a seasoned gourmet chef or just starting your culinary journey, this gathering is open to all.
To participate, simply bring your favorite main dish, and if you'd like, a little extra or a side dish to share with the group. Our recipe exchange lunch bunch is a fantastic opportunity to discover new flavors, swap culinary secrets, and explore a wide range of delectable recipes.
If you're interested in incorporating healthier eating habits into your lifestyle, this lunch is particularly perfect for you. Engage with other members and gather tips and tricks for preparing nutritious and wholesome meals. Our diverse community offers a wealth of knowledge and experiences to inspire your culinary adventures.
Bring your appetite, a dish to share, and an eagerness to explore the world of flavors. Let's create a healthy feast together.
During the sessions, we'll provide comprehensive instruction on the rules and strategies of Mahjong, ensuring that beginners feel comfortable and confident in their gameplay. Our experienced players will be on hand to guide and support participants at all levels, offering valuable insights and tips to enhance your understanding of the game.
Unlock the secrets of Mahjong, connect with new friends, and immerse yourself in an atmosphere of shared learning and enjoyment. Come and experience the excitement of this captivating game in a relaxed and friendly environment at the Clubhouse. We look forward to welcoming you and embarking on a memorable Mahjong journey together.
Surround yourself in the charm of Luxembourg, a city that invites exploration on foot. Discover its hidden gems, secret passages, and captivating corners while enjoying the company of a wonderful group of ladies. Our organized walks provide not only great exercise but also an opportunity to forge lasting friendships.
Luxembourg is renowned for its walkability, and our scheduled weekly walks allow you to truly get to know the city's ins, outs, and back ways.
During our walks, you'll have the chance to engage in lively conversations, share stories, and connect with like-minded individuals. Whether you're a long-time resident or a newcomer, our walking group provides a welcoming and supportive environment where you can make the most of your time in Luxembourg.
Lace up your walking shoes, embrace the beauty of Luxembourg, and enjoy the camaraderie of a lovely group of ladies.
Discover the picturesque and diverse landscape of Luxembourg through the exhilarating activity of hiking. Join our group of adventurous women as we embark on weekly hiking expeditions, exploring new locations and immersing ourselves in the natural beauty that surrounds us.
Hiking is not only a fantastic way to stay active but also an opportunity to appreciate the scenic wonders that Luxembourg has to offer. Each Friday morning, we gather together for an invigorating hike, covering an average distance of 8-10 kilometers over approximately 2 hours. It's a perfect balance of exercise and leisure, allowing you to connect with nature and enjoy the company of like-minded hikers.
To prepare for our weekly hikes, we also offer a pre-hike on Mondays, where we gather to discuss the upcoming adventure, share tips and recommendations, and ensure that everyone is well-prepared for the journey ahead.
Our group selects a different location for each hike, ensuring that we explore the breadth and depth of Luxembourg's stunning landscapes. From lush forests to rolling hills, tranquil lakes to breathtaking viewpoints, each hike presents a new opportunity to be captivated by the natural wonders that surround us.
Hello nature enthusiasts! Join our adventurous group as we embark on exhilarating rambles, immersive all-day hikes covering approximately 20 kilometers of captivating landscapes. Prepare yourself for a day filled with awe-inspiring scenery, invigorating exercise, and delightful camaraderie.
Our monthly rambles are designed for those seeking a more extensive hiking experience. We set out on a carefully planned route, exploring the diverse natural wonders that Luxembourg has to offer. From rolling hills and enchanting forests to picturesque trails and breathtaking vistas, each ramble presents a new opportunity to connect with nature and push our limits.
During our ramble, we take a well-deserved break to recharge and refuel with a picnic lunch. This moment of relaxation allows us to connect with fellow hikers, share stories, and enjoy a delicious meal amidst the beauty of our surroundings.
Our group meets once a month, providing ample time to prepare for these unforgettable adventures. Lace up your hiking boots, pack your backpack, and get ready to immerse yourself in the splendor of Luxembourg's landscapes.
Whether you're an experienced hiker or new to the world of rambles, our group welcomes participants of all skill levels. Together, we'll conquer challenging trails, revel in the beauty of nature, and create lasting memories along the way.
From Hollywood blockbusters to hidden gems, our movie group embraces a wide range of genres and styles. Whether you're a fan of action-packed thrillers, heartfelt dramas, thought-provoking documentaries, or captivating foreign films, there's something for everyone. Discover new favorites, engage in lively discussions, and expand your cinematic horizons in the company of fellow AWCL members.
So, grab your popcorn and join our movie group today. Stay connected, stay informed, and embark on unforgettable cinematic journeys with friends who share your passion for film. Let's explore the world of movies together and create lasting memories through the power of storytelling on the big screen.
Unlock your artistic expression and embark on a creative journey through the enchanting world of visual journaling. Join our group as we explore various mediums and techniques that allow you to express yourself artistically in a unique and personal way.
Similar to a written journal, visual journaling combines doodles, drawings, images, collage, and a multitude of artistic tools such as crayons, pastels, paints, and more. This group provides a safe and nurturing space where you can freely explore and experiment with different artistic elements to convey your thoughts, emotions, and experiences.
No prior experience is necessary to participate in this transformative process. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced artist seeking a space to play and rediscover the joy of creative expression, this group welcomes you with open arms. Set aside any judgment or expectations as we encourage a non-judgmental and supportive environment, allowing your creativity to flourish.
We'll kickstart our journey with directed (or optional) doodles, providing a starting point for your artistic exploration. From there, we'll let our creations grow organically, embracing the beauty of the unexpected and the freedom to express ourselves without limitations.
Welcome to our sewing group, a gathering for those who have a passion for machine sewing or those who are eager to learn and master the art of using a sewing machine. Regardless of your skill level, whether you're a seasoned sewist or a complete beginner, this group is open to everyone!
During our sessions, each participant will have the opportunity to work independently on their own sewing projects. Bring along your ongoing projects or those you wish to start, and feel free to seek guidance and assistance from our experienced sewers. Our aim is to foster a supportive environment where experienced members can mentor and inspire beginners on their sewing journey.
If you have a sewing machine and would like to learn more about its functions and features, feel free to bring it along. For those who don't have access to a machine, we provide one for the group's use. However, please remember to bring your own sewing supplies. If you're unsure about what materials to bring or if you're new to sewing and don't have any supplies, don't worry! We are here to help and guide you in figuring out what you need.
We look forward to stitching and creating together, sharing knowledge, and fostering a vibrant sewing community. Come and join us as we embark on a sewing adventure where skills are honed, ideas are shared, and friendships are woven stitch by stitch.
Women Who Read - Book Clubs
Immerse yourself in the captivating world of literature by joining one of our four book club groups at the AWCL. With options tailored to different schedules and interests, our book clubs offer the perfect opportunity to indulge in thought-provoking discussions, share your love (or dislike) for the selected book, and forge lasting connections with fellow members.
No matter which book club you choose, you'll have the opportunity to connect with fellow members who share your passion for books, ignite your curiosity, and broaden your literary horizons. Be prepared for lively discussions, differing opinions, and the joy of discovering new authors and genres.
Moms & Babies & Bumps
Calling all moms and moms-to-be! Join our vibrant group as we organize an array of engaging activities for both you and your little ones. From playdates and storytelling sessions to sing-a-longs and more, we provide a nurturing environment for moms and children to connect and have fun together.
Our group understands the importance of creating opportunities for social interaction and shared experiences for moms and their kids. Depending on the month and the availability of volunteers, we arrange gatherings at either the Clubhouse or in the cozy comfort of mothers' homes. Additionally, some of our moms take the initiative to organize playdates at local parks or plan exciting outings to other child-friendly venues. With the diversity of activities, each month brings something new and exciting for our members.
We welcome expectant mothers with open arms, providing a supportive space for them to connect with other moms and prepare for their exciting journey into motherhood.
Join our group and be part of a nurturing community that celebrates motherhood and the joys of raising children. Stay tuned for our monthly calendar of activities, as we come together to create meaningful memories and cultivate lifelong friendships. Let's embark on this beautiful journey of motherhood together, creating lasting bonds for both you and your little ones.
Are you passionate about exploring and seeking valuable travel insights? Look no further, as this group is tailor-made for you. Join us and dive into the exciting world of travel, where we share invaluable tips, insider knowledge, and personal experiences. Members are encouraged to share tips about their home country or a favorite vacation destination.
Join us at the Clubhouse and immerse yourself in a vibrant community of travel enthusiasts. Get ready to be inspired, expand your horizons, and create memories that will last a lifetime. Together, we'll unlock the secrets of travel, making each journey an unforgettable adventure.
Sit & Stitch
Indulge your passion for hand-sewing and join our warm and welcoming group at the clubhouse every Thursday afternoon. Sit and Stitch is the perfect gathering where members come together to work on their hand-sewing projects, enjoy a delightful cup of tea, and share their creativity in a friendly and supportive environment.
No matter your level of experience, Sit and Stitch provides a supportive space for everyone. Whether you're a seasoned sewing enthusiast or just starting your hand-sewing journey, you'll find encouragement and guidance from fellow members who are passionate about their craft.
A seasoned scrapbooker or new to the craft, our group embraces a variety of styles, techniques, and approaches. From selecting the perfect photos and arranging them thoughtfully to adding embellishments and capturing the essence of your memories, the possibilities are endless.
Together, we create a vibrant community of scrapbook enthusiasts, nurturing each other's creativity and celebrating the beauty of preserving life's precious moments. The friendships forged within our group make the scrapbooking journey even more fulfilling.
So, gather your photos, paper, and scissors, or fire up your digital tools, and join us for our twice-monthly scrapbooking sessions. Explore new techniques, share your projects, and immerse yourself in a world of creativity. Let's embark on a journey of capturing memories, preserving stories, and creating beautiful keepsakes together.