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International Women's Club in Bratislava

International Women's Club in Bratislava

The women's club holds their Weekly Coffee Morning as usual every Tuesday at Hotel Danube from 10:30 till 13:00. All are invited. Tel: 5934 0000.
French Institute


'A selection of artists' work of the Slovak Caricaturist Union' is an exhibition of newspaper illustrators' cartoons and humourous pieces.
The exhibit, which ran in St. Just-le-Martel, France under the name 'Porcelain's pencil,' is being held at at the French Institute Gallery, Sedlárska 7, just off Hlavné námestie and runs until mid-September. Tel: 5934 7777.

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