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Interest Groups

 Would you like to know more about Georgia? Once a month we meet and listen to professional lecturers and specialists on a variety of subjects connected to Georgia eg. history, music, architecture, wine etc.   Please be aware that registration is necessary as we are hosted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

The ABOUT GEORGIA GROUP meets on Monday once a month at 14.00.

For more details please contact  Oya Atakan and Manana Chubinidze

Art group is open for everyone who likes art and hopes to find themselves through art. As a group member will have the possibility to learn and explore various techniques such as graphic art, painting and composition. 

The ART GROUP meets every Monday at 11.30.

For more information please contact Dali Nazarishivili.

Every month we come together to discuss one particular book which we have chosen the month before. We engage in an active discussion, express our opinions likes and dislikes on the book and our reading experience.

The BOOK CLUB meets Thursday once a month at 14:00.

For more details please contact Narges Mahmoudi.

The Choir Group gives you a chance to sing popular- and folk songs of different countries. Every Friday the ladies have opportunity to meet and sing together in a warm and welcoming atmosphere.

The CHOIR GROUP meets every Friday at 11.00.

For more details please contact Nana Kalandadze, Marianna Zonenberg and Sally Ackerman

City Tour Croup members visit  a wide variety of museums and estates in Tbilisi. They see interesting historical places, have different excursions and tours to the popular places in the capital of Georgia. 
 

The City Tours Group meets once a month on Friday at 12.00.

For more details please contact Marika Nizharadze.

 

This group is a great social- and gastronomical experience sharing recipes of different countries. All participants will be involved in the process of  preparing the dish or meal under the guidance of the hosting lady. The hostess will provide all the necessary ingredients.

The CULTURAL COOKING GROUP meets Monday once a month at 10.30.

For more details please contact Nasrin Sardari.

The craft group creates many items that are sold at IWA fundraising events. Proceeds from these sales are allocated to IWA supported charity projects. This group gives you a wonderful opportunity to learn something new, get a creative experience or just spend time sewing and knitting in friendly atmosphere.

The Craft Group meets every other Thursday at 10:30

For more details please contactTheresa Weinheimer.

 
 

The Evening English Conversation group is organized for ladies of all levels of English.  We invite you to spend your  evening time chatting current events happening throughout the world. 

The EVENING ENGLISH  CONVERSATION GROUP meets every Thursday at 17.30.

The  For more information please contact Marianna Zonenberg.
 

The Georgian Conversation group is open for everyone regardless of their proficiency level who would like to learn one of the world’s oldest alphabets and archaic sounds as well as improve their conversational skills in Georgian. Enjoy the benefits of having Nana Shavtvaladze, the professor and author of Georgian Language books as your group leader. 

The GEORGIAN CONVERSATION GROUP meets every other Thursday at 14.00.

Please contact Nana Shavtvaladze for more details.

 

We are very friendly and interesting group having lunch once a month for two hours. We chose a different restaurant each month. Enjoy a fantastic meal, fun and friendship at one of our regular lunch group meeting. 

The LUNCH GROUP meets Wednesday once a month at 13.30.

 For more details please contact Marina Berejani 

We are a new group of movie fans that get together once a month to watch and discuss the shown film.  We love movies and if you do too, come and join us!

The MOVIE CLUB meets once a month on Thursday at 12.00.

 For more details please contact Yana Yang

 

MUSEUM VISITS GROUP  The richness of Georgian history and culture is fully revealed in Museums where one comes face to face with objects and a better understanding of the people their rich heritage and recognition of their achievement across time and space.

The Museum Visits Group meets once a month on Wednesday at 14.00. 

For more details please contact Natali Hirsch
This Group leaders welcome everybody who likes and would like to get to know Russian language and culture…
The Russian Conversation Group meets every Wednesday at 13:00.
 
For more information please contact Lena Bejnishvili and Janna Ajemian.

The Walking Group meets once a week. The meeting points are announced each time through e-mail with a short description of the route and the time needed for the hike. The Walking Ladies enjoy the forests in the Vake area and around Tbilisi. If you have 2 hours of free time and would like to walk and enjoy the surrounding nature 

 the group meet on Tuesday at 10:00

For more details please contact Shirin Radzad.
Georgia is the oldest wine producing country in the world! This group combines the visits to vineyards, learning about different wines in Georgia with the discovery of the beautiful countryside.
 
The WINE TASTING GROUP meets once a month on Tuesday at 18:30.
 
For more details please contact Tamari Gogatishvili.

 

The group is open all members who are interested in Arts. They will meets once a month and discuss different types of artwork. 
The Group will meets once a month on Monday at 13:30.
 For more information please contact Theresa Weinheimer.
The participants of this group visit the Infant House every Tuesday at 10:00 .
 The majority of the children who reside at the Infant House have physical and /or mental disabilities. If you have a professional background in education or caring for children with special needs or just want to spend time with the children please contact the group of leader Deborah Dunn.
The Fashion Group is devoted to two concepts – Personal style and fashion.

The fashion designer  Maia Bakradze shares her key tips for developing unique personal style which expresses individuality  and implements  latest fashion trends. 

The Group will meet once a month on Tuesday at 12:00.
For more details please contact Maia Bakradze.
 
 The group leaders have an idea to Introduce the really talented Georgian Designers works to the IWA members. It is a fantastic opportunity to meet them, to see how hard they are working and get know more about Georgian culture. 
 
The Group meets once a month on Tuesdays at 11:00 
 
For more information and details please contact Bengu Acardak and Iveta Gedvilaite.
 
 

This group is organised for members of upper-intermediate or advanced level of knowledge.

This group meets every week on Tuesday at 13:00
 
For more information please contact Marianna Zonenberg and Sally Ackerman.
 
 
Special groupfor the ladies who love and interested in Art. They will have a interesting and important information and discussion about different kind of Art. The CRAFT GROUP meets once a month on Monday at 13:30.
 
For more details please contact Theresa Weinheimer.