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American Chamber of Commerce
International Women's Club Bratislava
The Bratislava Hash Harriers

American Chamber of Commerce

Business breakfast - Wednesday 26th January
Hotel Danube, Pressburg, 8.00 am
Meeting with Douglas Hengel, Charge d'affairs of American Embassy.
Sponsor: American Chamber of Commerce
Entrance: 350 SK members, 500 SK non members
For more information, please call: (07)5934 0508, 5934 0556


International Women's Club Bratislava

January General Meeting - Monday 17th January
Hotel Danube, Room 171,
Rybné Námestie, 18.30 pm
Entertainment by Martin Krajzo, a young musician from The Slovak Philharmonic. Special guest will be Mr Róbert Meško, Director of the Bratislava Dance Theater.
Weekly Coffee Mornings - Every Tuesday
Hotel Danube, Room 171, Rybné Námestie, at 10.30.
For more information, please see web site: http://www.iwc.sk


The Bratislava Hash Harriers

A Hash run is planned for Saturday, January 22. Though the exact time and location have yet to be decided, a day of skiing is being organized in Semmering, Austria. Transport by car or bus. Spots in cars will be available on a first come first serve basis with a contribution for gas expected. The cost of the bus-trip is 1,000 SK which includes the lift ticket.
For more info please contact Jim at: 0905606 62 or Jack at:0905 245 959 or see web page http://members.xoom.com/blavahash.


Does your Embassy, Chamber of Commerce or Club have an entry for the Community Calendar?
Contact Andrea Chalupová by fax: 07/5024 9735 or by email: slspect@internet.sk

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