What started with love for a Polish woman became a desire to learn Polish (in Basel no less), and culminated in the creation of a platform that allows anyone to design and create their own course. Our guest speaker for September’s Women Entrepreneurs event “How to Create Your Own...
Our summer meeting as seen by Maja Vidovic. We had a hot but very lovely evening out with PWG and our tour guide Jakob Mettler. He named this tour »Women &Walls« and showed us some hidden and ‘never seen before’ parts of Basel. We started our trip at the...
There are so many wonderful activities to choose from this weekend that choosing only one or two to attend may be difficult! Friday kicks off the 9th annual Young Stage circus festival. This is the premiere circus event in Switzerland and one of the elite events in the world! The...
Beatrix and I met for a casual interview over lunch the other day at the elegant Birseckerhof, one of the restaurants in Basel that offer her “m-eating-table” service. The participating restaurants, like the Birseckerhof, reserve a table for anyone who happens to be eating alone and looking for company,...
After hearing about Tanja’s worldly career path, the most unlikely place she could currently be working would be the most familiar of all locations: Basel. Originally from Basel, Tanja studied History, Communications- and Media Sciences, and European Ethnology at the Universität Basel with a professional focus on Journalism or...
It’s Easter weekend! If you’re hoping to find an Easter egg hunt for your kids, the Basel Children’s Trust is here to help. They have two hunts, one for children ages 0 – 4 and another for children ages 5+. There will also be a fire going and you’re...
Based on Tara Mohr’s book Playing Big: Practical Wisdom for Women Who Want to Speak Up, Create, and Lead Join Janene’s group as they read and discuss Playing Big by the internationally acclaimed women’s leadership expert Tara Mohr. In this 4-part book group, they’ll read the book and talk about the concepts and practical skills that are needed...
Don’t know what to do this weekend in Basel? Don’t worry, we got you covered. Spring is in the air and fresh regional produce is popping up! The City of Basel wants you to get excited about shopping locally and seasonally. This Saturday April 1st is the Tag der...
Are you thinking about creating a website? Do you have a website but feel like you’re stabbing blindly in the dark? Janet Jaffke, Jutta Jerlich, and Audrey Milesi offered important questions and tips – without getting too technical – for starting out on your website at our WE meeting last...
March – Women’s History Month – is the perfect time for all of us to look around at how our community treats women and ask ourselves what we can do to contribute to an equal and equitable society. In February, PWG was proud to attend Basel’s Equal Pay Day at Marktplatz,...