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We are a social club founded by women, provoking intercultural encounters in Helsinki since 1986.

Spice up your social game

Add a dose of excitement to your social life by joining our community of 150+ women from 47 countries, all different ages.

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Monthly activities


  • Organiser: Ilse
  • Organiser: Victoria
  • Organiser: Tiina
  • The group actively recruits native speakers
  • Organiser: Marianne

Welcome to our group, skillfully led by Marianne from the American Women’s Club! We gather every Tuesday from 10am to 2pm at the Finnish Bridge Association, Bridge Areena, Hiomotie 10, 2nd floor in Pitäjänmäki, to indulge our passion for bridge, fostering a friendly and competitive atmosphere. Whether you’re a seasoned player or a novice eager to learn, our group provides the perfect setting for honing your skills and enjoying the strategic thrill of the game.

  • Organisers: Paula & Minna

Culinary club

  • Organiser: Brigitta

Indulge in the vibrant culinary scene of Helsinki with our exclusive culinary group, where gastronomy enthusiasts gather eight times a year to explore the city’s diverse and delectable dining offerings. Our rendez-vous excludes December and the summer months, allowing us to savor the unique flavors and ambiances of various handpicked venues in the Finnish capital the rest of the year.

Explore exclusive places

Our monthly activities will take you to various locations in Helsinki, private & public. Discover the beauty of the city anew.

Jasmin Santanen | Capsule Collection

Dear Ladies, We have the pleasure of welcoming Finnish fashion designer Jasmin Santanen.  She is up and running her wonderful local collaboration on her new collection that is all hand made in Finland.   You are warmly welcome on Tuesday 23 April at 17.30 – 19.30.
Free

AMA Galleria | Afterwork exhibition & drink

Let’s go check Matti Rantanen’s Structural Expressionism painting exhibition at AMA Galleria together for another artsy afterwork with Tanja & Juliette! After a guided tour in English, let’s debrief around a drink at Bar Haven, at the eponymous hotel nearby.

Visit of the IWC of Stockholm | Luncheon

We are thrilled to annouce the visit of another sister club this month! After the International Women’s Club of Tallinn, we will receive the International Women’s Club of Stockholm. We will have lunch at Mamma Rosa together and can’t wait to meet them and share a lovely moment of networking and friendship.
Free

Gemmi & Lalli Savolainen

Join us for a networking event and enjoy some bubbles and snacks, while we discuss the fascinating fashion industry and present two unique Finnish brands, Gemmi and Lalli Savolainen.

Luncheon May 2024 | AGM

The International Women’s Club of Helsinki ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING is coming soon. Please note the earlier than usual time (starting at 11.00am). The AGM will be held at restaurant Albina on Aleksis Kivenkatu 23 in Helsinki.

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