Events

2016/2017 Events

Kick off meetingSemi-Annual Kick-off
Twice a year we gather at the AWC clubhouse to “Kick-Off” our Fall and Spring seasons. During our Open House format, you can drop in when it is most convenient for you to learn about our new Activities and Tours and benefits of membership. Our next events will be on the following dates:

Winter/Spring 2017 Kickoff
Welcome to 2017! Drop by the Clubhouse on Wednesday evening, January 11 or Thursday, January 12 to mingle with familiar faces and new members and find out about all the events and activities planned for the new year.

Evening: Wednesday, January 11 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Daytime: Thursday, January 12 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Location: AWC Clubhouse
Calendar: http ://groupspaces.com/AWCTheHague/item/1074384




Holiday Bazaar 2016
AWC 2016 Holiday BazaarPlease save the date for our annual HOLIDAY BAZAAR. The American Women’s Club of The Hague invites you, family and friends to support and enjoy this wonderful event.

This holiday celebration gives you the opportunity to find that unique gift, for which you’ve been searching. There will also be a wide variety of baked goods, jams, oils, honey and spices. There will also be beautiful ceramics, artwork, wide range of unique hand-crafted jewelry and clothing items, men’s gifts, wine, children’s gifts, and so much more.

There will be activities planned just for the children, and even Santa Claus will make an appearance. Visitors may pay with cash, PIN or credit card. For anyone interested in volunteering to help on the Bazaar days or helping bake prior to the weekend, please sign up at the September kickoff meeting or stay tune for sign up information in the next Going Dutch.




Red White & Blue Gala
centerpiecesThree non-profits were chosen for this year’s beneficiaries: Look Good Feel Better for women at MCH Antoniushove in The Hague, Netherlands, Stichting SPOSA Child (Save and Protect our Sexually abused child) and Stahili.

Gala Website: www.redwhiteandbluegala.com




servicesFAWCO Helping Handbags Auction
This very popular annual event raises funds for a variety of FAWCO projects. Over the years, we have raised money for the FAWCO Emergency Relief Fund and the FAWCO Target Project: Clean Water for Cambodia. In 2013 we raised €1.308 for a NEED scholarship to train a primary school teacher in Burkina Faso. In 2014 the Helping Handbags Auction raised $2721 USD (over €2000) for the FAWCO Target Project: Human Rights for Women — Free the Girls. To learn more about FAWCO, visit our FAWCO page. View the event page for more details and RSVP here.

Helping Handbags 2017
Date: TBA
Location: AWC Clubhouse



servicesFeel at Home in The Hague Fair
This is one of the largest International Community events in the region and a fun day out for the whole family: a meeting point for internationals and like-minded locals to share information and experiences about what makes them Feel at Home in The Hague region.

For more information on upcoming events, visit the Feel at Home in the Hague website.