PWG’s current Secretary, Martina Klemm, will be stepping down in January after devoting over a year to volunteering for our organization. Her efficiency and attention to detail will be sorely missed! When one door closes, another door opens – take a look at this summarized position description and see...
What an amazing evening with Emily Yaffee, director and founder of the International Community Music School Basel (ICMS). Emily, an American from Virginia, found herself in Basel with a vision to create a space that would go beyond teaching music. With a strong desire to provide high quality music...
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...