Tag: International Club

The International Club Gathers

Kathy Smart On June 17, many of the International Club’s members gathered at Fred and Diane van Naerseen’s beautiful home for the club’s June meeting. As always, members brought delicious foods, snacks, and desserts to be enjoyed by all. Our members come from many different countries and conversations about heritage, customs, and food are always…

International Club During Pandemic

Left to right: Rupa Mathur, Alfred Van Gool, Fred van Naerssen and Diane, Mara Lewis, Eileen Whittaker, and Marie-Christine Koop

Rupa Mathur International Club members generally have their meetings on the third Thursday of the month. Unfortunately, due to the pandemic, the club has had only two meetings this year. The January meeting was hosted by Rupa Mathur and Alfred Van Gool, and the February meeting was hosted by Annelise Guyer. We have had to…

International Club update

Rupa Mathur In August, International Club members met at Martha and Vijay Michaels home on Grandview. Martha had suggested that we have a Mexican stack up dinner. She prepared the fiesta meat sauce, and the members brought other trimmings such as chopped lettuce, onions, black olives, cheddar cheese, beans, guacamole, tortilla chips, jars of salsa,…

Update on Robson Ranch International Club

Rupa Mathur The International Club continues to meet every month. Although the meetings are generally scheduled on the third Thursday of the month, we sometimes change the date and day to accommodate the host. We held our March meeting at Lenie and Loren Christensen’s home. Lenie made delicious Ropa Vieja (shredded beef) with bread rolls…

International Club news

Rupa Mathur We enjoy our International Club meetings because it gives us a venue to share our culture and cultivate friendships. We have continued holding our meetings since my last update. Our April meeting was held at Eileen Whitaker’s home on April 19, 2018. Our hostess had prepared BBQ sliders and the members brought an…

Get to know your international residents

Rupa Mathur The International Club has been growing, and we are delighted to have new members from different countries and backgrounds. Here is a brief introduction to our recent members. Jeanette and Dale Henshaw Jeanette is from Australia and Dale is from Oklahoma, USA. They met each other in England and got married there. Dale’s…

Robson Ranch International Club update

Rupa Mathur Robson Ranch International Club held its April meeting at Eileen Whittaker’s home on 11216 Southerland Drive on April 19, 2018. Eileen made some BBQ sliders and the members brought appetizer or dessert to share and their own drink. The event was well attended. I could not be present at the meeting but heard…