the British Community Council, Lisbon

The British Community Council, Lisbon

Umbrella entity for organisations
with links to the British Community
in and around Lisbon


Events: Social / Cultural / Charitable

International Women in Portugal - Workshop - repairing precious items

Fri 31 Mar, 2017

(Organizer: International Women in Portugal | Category: Social / Cultural / Charitable)

There will be two Workshops - Part one on Friday, 31st March at 1030.  At this class Tody will teach and help you repair your item. Tody Cezar studied conservation and restoration in England. She has worked in many museums and historical sites around the world. She is happy to teach you basic skills for taking care of broken and damaged items.  For more information email:  moreinfo.iwp@gmail.com

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April 2017

International Women in Portugal - Workshop - repairing precious items

Mon 03 Apr, 2017

(Organizer: International Women in Portugal | Category: Social / Cultural / Charitable)

How to repair those precious items in your home - Workshop - Part two Monday, 3rd April at 1030. Tody Cezar studied conservation and restoration in England. She has worked in many museums and historical sites around the world. She is happy to teach you basic skills for taking care of broken and damaged items.  For more information email:  moreinfo.iwp@gmail.com

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International Women in Portugal - Workshop - The skinny on fats

Tue 11 Apr, 2017

(Organizer: International Women in Portugal | Category: Social / Cultural / Charitable)

In this workshop, there will be lots of fun learning the science behind healthy fats as well as providing practical tips to help you explore your food self. Tuesday, 11 April - Biblioteca Cascais - 1030-1230. For more information email:  moreinfo.iwp@gmail.com

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May 2017

Friends of the British Cemetery - Annual May Ceremony followed by a talk in the evening

Sun 14 May, 2017

(Organizer: Friends of the British Cemetery [FBC] | Category: Social / Cultural / Charitable)

The customary ceremony will be held in the Cemetery on 14th May. Before the Ceremony, Eucharist will be celebrated in the Chapel at 1000. All attending are requested to be in the cemetery by 1045.  Dress for gentlemen is suit or blazer, tie and medals. After the ceremony the Chapel and Museum will be open to visitors.

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Friends of the British Cemetery - Visit to the Quinta de Gramicha

Mon 15 May, 2017

(Organizer: Friends of the British Cemetery [FBC] | Category: Social / Cultural / Charitable)

It is hoped that a visit to the Quinta de Gramicha used by Wellington as his Headquarters during the second  siege of Badajoz. After lunch a guided tour of the restored Fuerte de San Cristobal, outside Badajoz has been arranged.

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Friends of the British Cemetery Elvas - May Ceremony - Commemoration of the Battle of Albuera

Tue 16 May, 2017

(Organizer: Friends of the British Cemetery [FBC] | Category: Social / Cultural / Charitable)

The commemoration of the battle of Albuera in the village of La Albuera will take place on Tuesday, 16th May starting at 1130 (Spanish time).  

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Labels for Less

Sat 20 May, 2017 to Sun 21 May, 2017

(Organizer: Womens Royal Voluntary Service | Category: Social / Cultural / Charitable)

Centro de Convivio (Community Centre) do Bairro do Rosário

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June 2017

International Women in Portugal - Excursion & Shopping Trip

Tue 06 Jun, 2017

(Organizer: International Women in Portugal | Category: Social / Cultural / Charitable)

Queluz Palace and Ericeira Fish Village excursion €15 pp which includes bus transport and Queluz admmission fees for IWP members (50% discount).    Lunch not included but plenty of restaurantes in Ericeira.

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