* Vaccination Certificate is required since September 13 *
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You will need it to visit exhibits, museums and restaurants.
We will visit a most unknown place situated just opposite to the well-
It is an underground powerplant that produces electricity from water stored 900 m higher up at Lac de Hongrin. And, belief it or not, at times it does the opposite pumping water from the lake back up to Lac de Hongrin. Find out why this is done.
One of the halls is bigger than the Cathedral of Lausanne, so you can imagine this is really a most unusual place.
After the visit we will have time to sit outside for coffee or tea at the Café Byron aside the Château de Chillon.
There is plenty of parking space on either side of the street after passing the C
We must be a group of ten for the company to organize a guide. If you need à ride to get there please mention it when you sign up.
Date : Wednesday, October 20 14h30
Deadline : Monday, October 18
Meeting : 14h20 at the building Forces Motrices Hongrin-
Cost : Visit is free
Contact : firstname.lastname@example.org or Alicia 021 617 96 73 (leave message)
by Annemarie Koelliker and Roberto Sabene
Thursday, November 17, 2021 16:00 at La Longeraie, Morges
Deadline : to be announced
Cost : tbc will include fingerfood-
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Saturday, December 5 19:00 Postponed to December 4, 2021 -
Restaurant du Port, 1009 Pully
NOTICE: Due to the actual pandemic situation, the restaurants remained closed on December 5. For this reason our Christmas Dinner had to be cancelled.
Below what you missed
This year’s Christmas party is to be celebrated jointly, like last year, between ICL & English Speaking/Anglo-
As usual, please bring along a nicely wrapped present for Santa’s sack (something around CHF 10 will be fine) so that everybody receives a gift. We’ve assured Santa that if his sack is too heavy we will gladly provide an elf or two to help. Rudolph, always trying to find a way of eating his dinner with us and not outside in the cold/rain/snow with all the other reindeer!!
At popular demand there will be the least challenging Christmas quiz ever ;-
December 2020 Monthly
(On the waiting list)
From North Korea with love by Chris Wegelin
This November event was cancelled due du corona restrictions
If possible, it will be presented in autumn 2021
Chris will present a picture tour and some insights into controversial North Korea, named the ‘Democratic People’s Republic of Korea’, a country that is criticized and isolated economically by western powers for its unyielding dictatorship.
The presentation is a non-
The picture tour will take you North, East, West and South. Every day the two discovered new places, saw a new country-
Cost : SFr 25.00 (includes drink and snack) Sfr 30.00 for non-
New Year Brunch 2021
Sunday, January 31, 2021 Cancelled
At Tom Café at the Olympic Museum.
We absolutely want to have soon a get-
But TOM Café will serve us a menu with various choices. The final menu can only be communicated to us on Friday before the weekend.
To give you an idea, here are two menus they proposed in the past MENU-
Signing up : Mark the event in your agenda. During January an update on the covid restrictions will be announced. We will then let you know on the state of the event.
Meeting will be at noon and cost is 45 Sfr
October 20 : Visit Hydroelectric Powerplant
November 17 : Alaska -
December 4 : ICL Christmas Eve
January : New Year Brunch