Upstate International provides intriguing events and programs that will connect you with our international community. Find your way to explore our local global cultures.

Feb
22
Mon
2021
A Natural History Around the World at Belton Area Museum Association
Feb 22 – May 29 all-day

Filled with fossils, gemstones, and minerals from around the world and animal mounts from three continents, the exhibit takes visitors on a natural history adventure from the earliest time of creation to the present day and across all 7 continents.

With amazing features for kids of all ages to enjoy, this is a must-see exhibit.

WED – FRI: 9AM – 2PM | SAT: 10AM – 12PM

Mar
3
Wed
2021
A Natural History Around the World at Belton Area Museum Association
Mar 3 – May 29 all-day

Filled with fossils, gemstones, and minerals from around the world and animal mounts from three continents, the exhibit takes visitors on a natural history adventure from the earliest time of creation to the present day and across all 7 continents.

With amazing features for kids of all ages to enjoy, this is a must-see exhibit.

WED – FRI: 9AM – 2PM | SAT: 10AM – 12PM

Mar
10
Wed
2021
A Natural History Around the World at Belton Area Museum Association
Mar 10 – May 29 all-day

Filled with fossils, gemstones, and minerals from around the world and animal mounts from three continents, the exhibit takes visitors on a natural history adventure from the earliest time of creation to the present day and across all 7 continents.

With amazing features for kids of all ages to enjoy, this is a must-see exhibit.

WED – FRI: 9AM – 2PM | SAT: 10AM – 12PM

Mar
17
Wed
2021
A Natural History Around the World at Belton Area Museum Association
Mar 17 – May 29 all-day

Filled with fossils, gemstones, and minerals from around the world and animal mounts from three continents, the exhibit takes visitors on a natural history adventure from the earliest time of creation to the present day and across all 7 continents.

With amazing features for kids of all ages to enjoy, this is a must-see exhibit.

WED – FRI: 9AM – 2PM | SAT: 10AM – 12PM

Mar
22
Mon
2021
Counterfeit Exhibition – Spartanburg Art Museum
Mar 22 – Apr 21 all-day

Spartanburg Art Museum has an exhibition with many international connections.  In collaboration with over 20 local artists present an exhibition of counterfeit works of art from such international legends as Matisse, Dali, Kahlo, Basquiat, Kusama, and more.  Artists faithfully render their paintings, prints, and sculptures to the originals (although in some cases works have been scaled down in order to transport). If you have ever wanted your own a Klimt or Frankenthaler, this fundraiser is your opportunity to purchase a counterfeit of some of the most recognized works of fine art in the western canon.

Mar
24
Wed
2021
A Natural History Around the World at Belton Area Museum Association
Mar 24 – May 29 all-day

Filled with fossils, gemstones, and minerals from around the world and animal mounts from three continents, the exhibit takes visitors on a natural history adventure from the earliest time of creation to the present day and across all 7 continents.

With amazing features for kids of all ages to enjoy, this is a must-see exhibit.

WED – FRI: 9AM – 2PM | SAT: 10AM – 12PM

Mar
29
Mon
2021
Counterfeit Exhibition – Spartanburg Art Museum
Mar 29 – Apr 28 all-day

Spartanburg Art Museum has an exhibition with many international connections.  In collaboration with over 20 local artists present an exhibition of counterfeit works of art from such international legends as Matisse, Dali, Kahlo, Basquiat, Kusama, and more.  Artists faithfully render their paintings, prints, and sculptures to the originals (although in some cases works have been scaled down in order to transport). If you have ever wanted your own a Klimt or Frankenthaler, this fundraiser is your opportunity to purchase a counterfeit of some of the most recognized works of fine art in the western canon.

Mar
31
Wed
2021
A Natural History Around the World at Belton Area Museum Association
Mar 31 – May 29 all-day

Filled with fossils, gemstones, and minerals from around the world and animal mounts from three continents, the exhibit takes visitors on a natural history adventure from the earliest time of creation to the present day and across all 7 continents.

With amazing features for kids of all ages to enjoy, this is a must-see exhibit.

WED – FRI: 9AM – 2PM | SAT: 10AM – 12PM

Apr
22
Thu
2021
WACA Climate Week 2021
Apr 22 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

WACA Climate Week 2021

Monday, April 19 to Friday, April 23

The World Affairs Councils of America is pleased to present WACA Climate Week 2021 — five days of virtual programming April 19-23 that will convene high-caliber global and local experts on this most critical issue facing our world.

Visit our dedicated website for more event details. Stay tuned for new speaker updates!

NOTE: Separate registration is required for each and every program in this special series.

Agenda and Speakers

Thursday, April 22, at 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM ET
An Earth Day Conversation with Jeffrey Sachs
Jeffrey Sachs, Director of the Center for Sustainable Development, Columbia University
WAC Pittsburgh Registration – Coming Soon

 

Global Fluency: Expert Panel Discussion
Apr 22 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

An Online Event   –    Expert Panel 

The World Affairs Council Upstate in partnership with Upstate SC Alliance invite
you to this expert discussion designed to help you gain confidence in doing business in unfamiliar cultures.

The current global economy calls for employees to possess the necessary skills to interact effectively with people from different cultural backgrounds.  Knowing how to market in an appropriate context, negotiate and not alienate, forge trust and successfully communicate are keys to success. 

Expert Panel Discussion

Our Panel Discussion on Thursday, April 22, will shed light on the dos and don’ts
of global business dealings as our expert panelists share their professional insight,
personal experiences and lessons learned. You’ll come away with a better
understanding of why Global Fluency matters in the workplace and how you and your employees can become more successful by becoming more globally fluent.

Panel Discussion on April 22nd at 4:00 pm

Panel Discussion only: $15.00

Once you register you will receive a confirmation email containing the separate links you will need to attend the events.
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Questions?  Please email [email protected]
Interested in sponsorship opportunities?  Please email [email protected]
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Thank You to Our Global Fluency for Business Sponsor: 

Apr
27
Tue
2021
Long Fitness Walk with the UIWG
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am

Friends Power Walking in Park — Image by © Kevin Dodge/Corbis

Get in shape with the International Women’s Group on the fourth Tuesday of every month in our long fitness walk! Meet in the Cleveland Zoo parking lot.

We’ll walk all the way to the Swamp Rabbit Cafe, enjoy a cup of coffee and a snack, and then walk back…a good 8 miles round-trip!  You’ll definitely get in your 10,000 steps for the day!

RSVP required by noon the day before the walk … so we know that you are coming!  Please click here  to RSVP or to contact Margo for more information.

IWC Events are brought to you by Upstate International, a membership-based organization. Check out the membership page on our website for more information. 

May
4
Tue
2021
Spring Pot Luck and Plant Exchange
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Spring Potluck and Plant Exchange
Tuesday, May 4
10:00 am
Upstate International – outside
Save-the-date for the IWG onsite, outdoor, potluck on May 4th. Join us as we celebrate and support each other, reconnect with old friends and establish new friendships. Our spring potluck is always one of the best get togethers of the year with delicious food and wonderful company. And, this year we are adding a plant exchange!
Potluck: please bring individual portions to share, already divided/cut/scooped into individual cups/bowls.
Plant exchange: bring a plant – take a plant.  If plants are leftover, others can take some for a small donation. If you are bringing plant(s), please label them.
This will be our last IWG onsight event for the 2020-2021 year.
May
7
Fri
2021
Wings of the City comes to Greenville, SC
May 7 all-day
The City of Greenville announced that we will be the first city on the east coast of the US to host the monumental bronze sculpture collection — Wings of the City — by world-renowned Mexican artist Jorge Marín.

The nine sculptures will arrive in town on April 2 and remain on display throughout Falls Park + on the campus of the Peace Center until OctoberClick here for an interactive map to view the future locations of the works of art. #ProTip — If you click on each pin on the map, you can view the name of the sculpture, the year it was created, its size, and a brief description of the inspiration behind its creation.

Map of Wings of the City Sculptures
Map of Wings of the City Sculptures

Previously, the iconic sculpture from the collection Alas de México (alas means wings in Spanish) has even *flown* to Sacramento, CA; Denver, CO; Dubai; and Istanbul.

 

The city partnered with the Hispanic Alliance, the Jorge Marín Foundation, Bank of America, and others to secure the exhibition of this collection in Greenville. The collection is expected to draw visitors from across the region and Adela Mendoza, executive director of the Hispanic Alliance of SC, said, ‘Wings of the City’ highlights the importance of migration and the cultural exchange that enriches societies…This world-class exhibit celebrates the global spirit of the Upstate — symbolizing human connection across distance, and the role of art as a universal language.”

May
11
Tue
2021
Hiking with the UIWG
May 11 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm

Come out and enjoy a nice hike with the UIWG usually on the 2nd Tuesday of every month, September through May. Meet at the Starbucks on E. North St. to carpool departing at 9:00am (or drive yourself and meet us there).  RSVP required so we know whether to wait for you. RSVP by emailing Margo here.

Our hikes vary each month:

September 15, 2020: Hike Glassy Mountain in Flatrock and cap it off with apple-picking at Sky Top
October 13, 2020: Hike Lake Junaluska, NC

UIWG Events are brought to you by Upstate International, a membership-based organization.
Check out the membership page on our website for more information. 

May
13
Thu
2021
Stride and Stroll(er) with the UIWG
May 13 @ 9:00 am

For ladies of all ages and fitness levels, children who can walk 3 miles, babies in strollers. . .Join the Upstate International Women’s Group for Stride and Stroll(er) on the 2nd Thursday of every month!
Meet us at the Greenville Zoo parking lot at 9 am.
Then … 2 options: 1) Some of us will walk slowly to the Children’s garden, turn around and have a snack at the cafe Spill the Beans and return to the parking lot by noon.  2) For ladies who would like to cover more miles and walk faster, please plan to  walk ahead to the  railroad bridge and come back to meet us at the cafe on your return.


Please RSVP (required) by noon the day before the walk by emailing Margo  here.

UIWG Events are brought to you by Upstate International, a membership-based organization.
Check out the membership page on our website for more information. 

May
18
Tue
2021
Virtual Coffee and Conversation with the UIWG
May 18 @ 10:00 am

Join the International Women’s Club for our monthly Coffee & Conversation ZOOM meeting every 3rd Tuesday of the month.  Meet new people from the safety of home! While many of us are from abroad, just as many are from the U.S. and we love to share our stories and cultures.

This is a recurring event so you need to save the zoom link that you are given when you register because you cannot re-register. 

And please note that this is a new Zoom code for the Fall.

Click here to register.

May
25
Tue
2021
Long Fitness Walk with the UIWG
May 25 @ 9:00 am

Friends Power Walking in Park — Image by © Kevin Dodge/Corbis

Get in shape with the International Women’s Group on the fourth Tuesday of every month in our long fitness walk! Meet in the Cleveland Zoo parking lot.

We’ll walk all the way to the Swamp Rabbit Cafe, enjoy a cup of coffee and a snack, and then walk back…a good 8 miles round-trip!  You’ll definitely get in your 10,000 steps for the day!

RSVP required by noon the day before the walk … so we know that you are coming!  Please click here  to RSVP or to contact Margo for more information.

IWC Events are brought to you by Upstate International, a membership-based organization. Check out the membership page on our website for more information. 

Jun
4
Fri
2021
Wings of the City comes to Greenville, SC
Jun 4 all-day
The City of Greenville announced that we will be the first city on the east coast of the US to host the monumental bronze sculpture collection — Wings of the City — by world-renowned Mexican artist Jorge Marín.

The nine sculptures will arrive in town on April 2 and remain on display throughout Falls Park + on the campus of the Peace Center until OctoberClick here for an interactive map to view the future locations of the works of art. #ProTip — If you click on each pin on the map, you can view the name of the sculpture, the year it was created, its size, and a brief description of the inspiration behind its creation.

Map of Wings of the City Sculptures
Map of Wings of the City Sculptures

Previously, the iconic sculpture from the collection Alas de México (alas means wings in Spanish) has even *flown* to Sacramento, CA; Denver, CO; Dubai; and Istanbul.

 

The city partnered with the Hispanic Alliance, the Jorge Marín Foundation, Bank of America, and others to secure the exhibition of this collection in Greenville. The collection is expected to draw visitors from across the region and Adela Mendoza, executive director of the Hispanic Alliance of SC, said, ‘Wings of the City’ highlights the importance of migration and the cultural exchange that enriches societies…This world-class exhibit celebrates the global spirit of the Upstate — symbolizing human connection across distance, and the role of art as a universal language.”

Jun
8
Tue
2021
Hiking with the UIWG
Jun 8 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm

Come out and enjoy a nice hike with the UIWG usually on the 2nd Tuesday of every month, September through May. Meet at the Starbucks on E. North St. to carpool departing at 9:00am (or drive yourself and meet us there).  RSVP required so we know whether to wait for you. RSVP by emailing Margo here.

Our hikes vary each month:

September 15, 2020: Hike Glassy Mountain in Flatrock and cap it off with apple-picking at Sky Top
October 13, 2020: Hike Lake Junaluska, NC

UIWG Events are brought to you by Upstate International, a membership-based organization.
Check out the membership page on our website for more information. 

Jun
15
Tue
2021
Virtual Coffee and Conversation with the UIWG
Jun 15 @ 10:00 am

Join the International Women’s Club for our monthly Coffee & Conversation ZOOM meeting every 3rd Tuesday of the month.  Meet new people from the safety of home! While many of us are from abroad, just as many are from the U.S. and we love to share our stories and cultures.

This is a recurring event so you need to save the zoom link that you are given when you register because you cannot re-register. 

And please note that this is a new Zoom code for the Fall.

Click here to register.

Jul
2
Fri
2021
Wings of the City comes to Greenville, SC
Jul 2 all-day
The City of Greenville announced that we will be the first city on the east coast of the US to host the monumental bronze sculpture collection — Wings of the City — by world-renowned Mexican artist Jorge Marín.

The nine sculptures will arrive in town on April 2 and remain on display throughout Falls Park + on the campus of the Peace Center until OctoberClick here for an interactive map to view the future locations of the works of art. #ProTip — If you click on each pin on the map, you can view the name of the sculpture, the year it was created, its size, and a brief description of the inspiration behind its creation.

Map of Wings of the City Sculptures
Map of Wings of the City Sculptures

Previously, the iconic sculpture from the collection Alas de México (alas means wings in Spanish) has even *flown* to Sacramento, CA; Denver, CO; Dubai; and Istanbul.

 

The city partnered with the Hispanic Alliance, the Jorge Marín Foundation, Bank of America, and others to secure the exhibition of this collection in Greenville. The collection is expected to draw visitors from across the region and Adela Mendoza, executive director of the Hispanic Alliance of SC, said, ‘Wings of the City’ highlights the importance of migration and the cultural exchange that enriches societies…This world-class exhibit celebrates the global spirit of the Upstate — symbolizing human connection across distance, and the role of art as a universal language.”

Jul
13
Tue
2021
Hiking with the UIWG
Jul 13 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm

Come out and enjoy a nice hike with the UIWG usually on the 2nd Tuesday of every month, September through May. Meet at the Starbucks on E. North St. to carpool departing at 9:00am (or drive yourself and meet us there).  RSVP required so we know whether to wait for you. RSVP by emailing Margo here.

Our hikes vary each month:

September 15, 2020: Hike Glassy Mountain in Flatrock and cap it off with apple-picking at Sky Top
October 13, 2020: Hike Lake Junaluska, NC

UIWG Events are brought to you by Upstate International, a membership-based organization.
Check out the membership page on our website for more information. 

Jul
20
Tue
2021
Virtual Coffee and Conversation with the UIWG
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am

Join the International Women’s Club for our monthly Coffee & Conversation ZOOM meeting every 3rd Tuesday of the month.  Meet new people from the safety of home! While many of us are from abroad, just as many are from the U.S. and we love to share our stories and cultures.

This is a recurring event so you need to save the zoom link that you are given when you register because you cannot re-register. 

And please note that this is a new Zoom code for the Fall.

Click here to register.

Aug
6
Fri
2021
Wings of the City comes to Greenville, SC
Aug 6 all-day
The City of Greenville announced that we will be the first city on the east coast of the US to host the monumental bronze sculpture collection — Wings of the City — by world-renowned Mexican artist Jorge Marín.

The nine sculptures will arrive in town on April 2 and remain on display throughout Falls Park + on the campus of the Peace Center until OctoberClick here for an interactive map to view the future locations of the works of art. #ProTip — If you click on each pin on the map, you can view the name of the sculpture, the year it was created, its size, and a brief description of the inspiration behind its creation.

Map of Wings of the City Sculptures
Map of Wings of the City Sculptures

Previously, the iconic sculpture from the collection Alas de México (alas means wings in Spanish) has even *flown* to Sacramento, CA; Denver, CO; Dubai; and Istanbul.

 

The city partnered with the Hispanic Alliance, the Jorge Marín Foundation, Bank of America, and others to secure the exhibition of this collection in Greenville. The collection is expected to draw visitors from across the region and Adela Mendoza, executive director of the Hispanic Alliance of SC, said, ‘Wings of the City’ highlights the importance of migration and the cultural exchange that enriches societies…This world-class exhibit celebrates the global spirit of the Upstate — symbolizing human connection across distance, and the role of art as a universal language.”

Aug
10
Tue
2021
Hiking with the UIWG
Aug 10 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm

Come out and enjoy a nice hike with the UIWG usually on the 2nd Tuesday of every month, September through May. Meet at the Starbucks on E. North St. to carpool departing at 9:00am (or drive yourself and meet us there).  RSVP required so we know whether to wait for you. RSVP by emailing Margo here.

Our hikes vary each month:

September 15, 2020: Hike Glassy Mountain in Flatrock and cap it off with apple-picking at Sky Top
October 13, 2020: Hike Lake Junaluska, NC

UIWG Events are brought to you by Upstate International, a membership-based organization.
Check out the membership page on our website for more information. 

Aug
17
Tue
2021
Virtual Coffee and Conversation with the UIWG
Aug 17 @ 10:00 am

Join the International Women’s Club for our monthly Coffee & Conversation ZOOM meeting every 3rd Tuesday of the month.  Meet new people from the safety of home! While many of us are from abroad, just as many are from the U.S. and we love to share our stories and cultures.

This is a recurring event so you need to save the zoom link that you are given when you register because you cannot re-register. 

And please note that this is a new Zoom code for the Fall.

Click here to register.

Sep
3
Fri
2021
Wings of the City comes to Greenville, SC
Sep 3 all-day
The City of Greenville announced that we will be the first city on the east coast of the US to host the monumental bronze sculpture collection — Wings of the City — by world-renowned Mexican artist Jorge Marín.

The nine sculptures will arrive in town on April 2 and remain on display throughout Falls Park + on the campus of the Peace Center until OctoberClick here for an interactive map to view the future locations of the works of art. #ProTip — If you click on each pin on the map, you can view the name of the sculpture, the year it was created, its size, and a brief description of the inspiration behind its creation.

Map of Wings of the City Sculptures
Map of Wings of the City Sculptures

Previously, the iconic sculpture from the collection Alas de México (alas means wings in Spanish) has even *flown* to Sacramento, CA; Denver, CO; Dubai; and Istanbul.

 

The city partnered with the Hispanic Alliance, the Jorge Marín Foundation, Bank of America, and others to secure the exhibition of this collection in Greenville. The collection is expected to draw visitors from across the region and Adela Mendoza, executive director of the Hispanic Alliance of SC, said, ‘Wings of the City’ highlights the importance of migration and the cultural exchange that enriches societies…This world-class exhibit celebrates the global spirit of the Upstate — symbolizing human connection across distance, and the role of art as a universal language.”

Sep
9
Thu
2021
Stride and Stroll(er) with the UIWG
Sep 9 @ 9:00 am

For ladies of all ages and fitness levels, children who can walk 3 miles, babies in strollers. . .Join the Upstate International Women’s Group for Stride and Stroll(er) on the 2nd Thursday of every month!
Meet us at the Greenville Zoo parking lot at 9 am.
Then … 2 options: 1) Some of us will walk slowly to the Children’s garden, turn around and have a snack at the cafe Spill the Beans and return to the parking lot by noon.  2) For ladies who would like to cover more miles and walk faster, please plan to  walk ahead to the  railroad bridge and come back to meet us at the cafe on your return.


Please RSVP (required) by noon the day before the walk by emailing Margo  here.

UIWG Events are brought to you by Upstate International, a membership-based organization.
Check out the membership page on our website for more information. 

Sep
14
Tue
2021
Hiking with the UIWG
Sep 14 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm

Come out and enjoy a nice hike with the UIWG usually on the 2nd Tuesday of every month, September through May. Meet at the Starbucks on E. North St. to carpool departing at 9:00am (or drive yourself and meet us there).  RSVP required so we know whether to wait for you. RSVP by emailing Margo here.

Our hikes vary each month:

September 15, 2020: Hike Glassy Mountain in Flatrock and cap it off with apple-picking at Sky Top
October 13, 2020: Hike Lake Junaluska, NC

UIWG Events are brought to you by Upstate International, a membership-based organization.
Check out the membership page on our website for more information. 

Sep
21
Tue
2021
Virtual Coffee and Conversation with the UIWG
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am

Join the International Women’s Club for our monthly Coffee & Conversation ZOOM meeting every 3rd Tuesday of the month.  Meet new people from the safety of home! While many of us are from abroad, just as many are from the U.S. and we love to share our stories and cultures.

This is a recurring event so you need to save the zoom link that you are given when you register because you cannot re-register. 

And please note that this is a new Zoom code for the Fall.

Click here to register.

Sep
28
Tue
2021
Long Fitness Walk with the UIWG
Sep 28 @ 9:00 am

Friends Power Walking in Park — Image by © Kevin Dodge/Corbis

Get in shape with the International Women’s Group on the fourth Tuesday of every month in our long fitness walk! Meet in the Cleveland Zoo parking lot.

We’ll walk all the way to the Swamp Rabbit Cafe, enjoy a cup of coffee and a snack, and then walk back…a good 8 miles round-trip!  You’ll definitely get in your 10,000 steps for the day!

RSVP required by noon the day before the walk … so we know that you are coming!  Please click here  to RSVP or to contact Margo for more information.

IWC Events are brought to you by Upstate International, a membership-based organization. Check out the membership page on our website for more information. 

Oct
12
Tue
2021
Hiking with the UIWG
Oct 12 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm

Come out and enjoy a nice hike with the UIWG usually on the 2nd Tuesday of every month, September through May. Meet at the Starbucks on E. North St. to carpool departing at 9:00am (or drive yourself and meet us there).  RSVP required so we know whether to wait for you. RSVP by emailing Margo here.

Our hikes vary each month:

September 15, 2020: Hike Glassy Mountain in Flatrock and cap it off with apple-picking at Sky Top
October 13, 2020: Hike Lake Junaluska, NC

UIWG Events are brought to you by Upstate International, a membership-based organization.
Check out the membership page on our website for more information. 

Oct
14
Thu
2021
Stride and Stroll(er) with the UIWG
Oct 14 @ 9:00 am

For ladies of all ages and fitness levels, children who can walk 3 miles, babies in strollers. . .Join the Upstate International Women’s Group for Stride and Stroll(er) on the 2nd Thursday of every month!
Meet us at the Greenville Zoo parking lot at 9 am.
Then … 2 options: 1) Some of us will walk slowly to the Children’s garden, turn around and have a snack at the cafe Spill the Beans and return to the parking lot by noon.  2) For ladies who would like to cover more miles and walk faster, please plan to  walk ahead to the  railroad bridge and come back to meet us at the cafe on your return.


Please RSVP (required) by noon the day before the walk by emailing Margo  here.

UIWG Events are brought to you by Upstate International, a membership-based organization.
Check out the membership page on our website for more information. 

Oct
19
Tue
2021
Virtual Coffee and Conversation with the UIWG
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am

Join the International Women’s Club for our monthly Coffee & Conversation ZOOM meeting every 3rd Tuesday of the month.  Meet new people from the safety of home! While many of us are from abroad, just as many are from the U.S. and we love to share our stories and cultures.

This is a recurring event so you need to save the zoom link that you are given when you register because you cannot re-register. 

And please note that this is a new Zoom code for the Fall.

Click here to register.

Oct
26
Tue
2021
Long Fitness Walk with the UIWG
Oct 26 @ 9:00 am

Friends Power Walking in Park — Image by © Kevin Dodge/Corbis

Get in shape with the International Women’s Group on the fourth Tuesday of every month in our long fitness walk! Meet in the Cleveland Zoo parking lot.

We’ll walk all the way to the Swamp Rabbit Cafe, enjoy a cup of coffee and a snack, and then walk back…a good 8 miles round-trip!  You’ll definitely get in your 10,000 steps for the day!

RSVP required by noon the day before the walk … so we know that you are coming!  Please click here  to RSVP or to contact Margo for more information.

IWC Events are brought to you by Upstate International, a membership-based organization. Check out the membership page on our website for more information. 

Nov
9
Tue
2021
Hiking with the UIWG
Nov 9 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm

Come out and enjoy a nice hike with the UIWG usually on the 2nd Tuesday of every month, September through May. Meet at the Starbucks on E. North St. to carpool departing at 9:00am (or drive yourself and meet us there).  RSVP required so we know whether to wait for you. RSVP by emailing Margo here.

Our hikes vary each month:

September 15, 2020: Hike Glassy Mountain in Flatrock and cap it off with apple-picking at Sky Top
October 13, 2020: Hike Lake Junaluska, NC

UIWG Events are brought to you by Upstate International, a membership-based organization.
Check out the membership page on our website for more information. 

Nov
11
Thu
2021
Stride and Stroll(er) with the UIWG
Nov 11 @ 9:00 am

For ladies of all ages and fitness levels, children who can walk 3 miles, babies in strollers. . .Join the Upstate International Women’s Group for Stride and Stroll(er) on the 2nd Thursday of every month!
Meet us at the Greenville Zoo parking lot at 9 am.
Then … 2 options: 1) Some of us will walk slowly to the Children’s garden, turn around and have a snack at the cafe Spill the Beans and return to the parking lot by noon.  2) For ladies who would like to cover more miles and walk faster, please plan to  walk ahead to the  railroad bridge and come back to meet us at the cafe on your return.


Please RSVP (required) by noon the day before the walk by emailing Margo  here.

UIWG Events are brought to you by Upstate International, a membership-based organization.
Check out the membership page on our website for more information. 

Nov
16
Tue
2021
Virtual Coffee and Conversation with the UIWG
Nov 16 @ 10:00 am

Join the International Women’s Club for our monthly Coffee & Conversation ZOOM meeting every 3rd Tuesday of the month.  Meet new people from the safety of home! While many of us are from abroad, just as many are from the U.S. and we love to share our stories and cultures.

This is a recurring event so you need to save the zoom link that you are given when you register because you cannot re-register. 

And please note that this is a new Zoom code for the Fall.

Click here to register.

Nov
23
Tue
2021
Long Fitness Walk with the UIWG
Nov 23 @ 9:00 am

Friends Power Walking in Park — Image by © Kevin Dodge/Corbis

Get in shape with the International Women’s Group on the fourth Tuesday of every month in our long fitness walk! Meet in the Cleveland Zoo parking lot.

We’ll walk all the way to the Swamp Rabbit Cafe, enjoy a cup of coffee and a snack, and then walk back…a good 8 miles round-trip!  You’ll definitely get in your 10,000 steps for the day!

RSVP required by noon the day before the walk … so we know that you are coming!  Please click here  to RSVP or to contact Margo for more information.

IWC Events are brought to you by Upstate International, a membership-based organization. Check out the membership page on our website for more information. 

Dec
9
Thu
2021
Stride and Stroll(er) with the UIWG
Dec 9 @ 9:00 am

For ladies of all ages and fitness levels, children who can walk 3 miles, babies in strollers. . .Join the Upstate International Women’s Group for Stride and Stroll(er) on the 2nd Thursday of every month!
Meet us at the Greenville Zoo parking lot at 9 am.
Then … 2 options: 1) Some of us will walk slowly to the Children’s garden, turn around and have a snack at the cafe Spill the Beans and return to the parking lot by noon.  2) For ladies who would like to cover more miles and walk faster, please plan to  walk ahead to the  railroad bridge and come back to meet us at the cafe on your return.


Please RSVP (required) by noon the day before the walk by emailing Margo  here.

UIWG Events are brought to you by Upstate International, a membership-based organization.
Check out the membership page on our website for more information. 

Dec
14
Tue
2021
Hiking with the UIWG
Dec 14 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm

Come out and enjoy a nice hike with the UIWG usually on the 2nd Tuesday of every month, September through May. Meet at the Starbucks on E. North St. to carpool departing at 9:00am (or drive yourself and meet us there).  RSVP required so we know whether to wait for you. RSVP by emailing Margo here.

Our hikes vary each month:

September 15, 2020: Hike Glassy Mountain in Flatrock and cap it off with apple-picking at Sky Top
October 13, 2020: Hike Lake Junaluska, NC

UIWG Events are brought to you by Upstate International, a membership-based organization.
Check out the membership page on our website for more information. 

Dec
21
Tue
2021
Virtual Coffee and Conversation with the UIWG
Dec 21 @ 10:00 am

Join the International Women’s Club for our monthly Coffee & Conversation ZOOM meeting every 3rd Tuesday of the month.  Meet new people from the safety of home! While many of us are from abroad, just as many are from the U.S. and we love to share our stories and cultures.

This is a recurring event so you need to save the zoom link that you are given when you register because you cannot re-register. 

And please note that this is a new Zoom code for the Fall.

Click here to register.

Dec
28
Tue
2021
Long Fitness Walk with the UIWG
Dec 28 @ 9:00 am

Friends Power Walking in Park — Image by © Kevin Dodge/Corbis

Get in shape with the International Women’s Group on the fourth Tuesday of every month in our long fitness walk! Meet in the Cleveland Zoo parking lot.

We’ll walk all the way to the Swamp Rabbit Cafe, enjoy a cup of coffee and a snack, and then walk back…a good 8 miles round-trip!  You’ll definitely get in your 10,000 steps for the day!

RSVP required by noon the day before the walk … so we know that you are coming!  Please click here  to RSVP or to contact Margo for more information.

IWC Events are brought to you by Upstate International, a membership-based organization. Check out the membership page on our website for more information. 

Jan
11
Tue
2022
Hiking with the UIWG
Jan 11 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm

Come out and enjoy a nice hike with the UIWG usually on the 2nd Tuesday of every month, September through May. Meet at the Starbucks on E. North St. to carpool departing at 9:00am (or drive yourself and meet us there).  RSVP required so we know whether to wait for you. RSVP by emailing Margo here.

Our hikes vary each month:

September 15, 2020: Hike Glassy Mountain in Flatrock and cap it off with apple-picking at Sky Top
October 13, 2020: Hike Lake Junaluska, NC

UIWG Events are brought to you by Upstate International, a membership-based organization.
Check out the membership page on our website for more information. 

Jan
13
Thu
2022
Stride and Stroll(er) with the UIWG
Jan 13 @ 9:00 am

For ladies of all ages and fitness levels, children who can walk 3 miles, babies in strollers. . .Join the Upstate International Women’s Group for Stride and Stroll(er) on the 2nd Thursday of every month!
Meet us at the Greenville Zoo parking lot at 9 am.
Then … 2 options: 1) Some of us will walk slowly to the Children’s garden, turn around and have a snack at the cafe Spill the Beans and return to the parking lot by noon.  2) For ladies who would like to cover more miles and walk faster, please plan to  walk ahead to the  railroad bridge and come back to meet us at the cafe on your return.


Please RSVP (required) by noon the day before the walk by emailing Margo  here.

UIWG Events are brought to you by Upstate International, a membership-based organization.
Check out the membership page on our website for more information. 

Jan
18
Tue
2022
Virtual Coffee and Conversation with the UIWG
Jan 18 @ 10:00 am

Join the International Women’s Club for our monthly Coffee & Conversation ZOOM meeting every 3rd Tuesday of the month.  Meet new people from the safety of home! While many of us are from abroad, just as many are from the U.S. and we love to share our stories and cultures.

This is a recurring event so you need to save the zoom link that you are given when you register because you cannot re-register. 

And please note that this is a new Zoom code for the Fall.

Click here to register.

Jan
25
Tue
2022
Long Fitness Walk with the UIWG
Jan 25 @ 9:00 am

Friends Power Walking in Park — Image by © Kevin Dodge/Corbis

Get in shape with the International Women’s Group on the fourth Tuesday of every month in our long fitness walk! Meet in the Cleveland Zoo parking lot.

We’ll walk all the way to the Swamp Rabbit Cafe, enjoy a cup of coffee and a snack, and then walk back…a good 8 miles round-trip!  You’ll definitely get in your 10,000 steps for the day!

RSVP required by noon the day before the walk … so we know that you are coming!  Please click here  to RSVP or to contact Margo for more information.

IWC Events are brought to you by Upstate International, a membership-based organization. Check out the membership page on our website for more information. 

Feb
8
Tue
2022
Hiking with the UIWG
Feb 8 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm

Come out and enjoy a nice hike with the UIWG usually on the 2nd Tuesday of every month, September through May. Meet at the Starbucks on E. North St. to carpool departing at 9:00am (or drive yourself and meet us there).  RSVP required so we know whether to wait for you. RSVP by emailing Margo here.

Our hikes vary each month:

September 15, 2020: Hike Glassy Mountain in Flatrock and cap it off with apple-picking at Sky Top
October 13, 2020: Hike Lake Junaluska, NC

UIWG Events are brought to you by Upstate International, a membership-based organization.
Check out the membership page on our website for more information. 

Feb
10
Thu
2022
Stride and Stroll(er) with the UIWG
Feb 10 @ 9:00 am

For ladies of all ages and fitness levels, children who can walk 3 miles, babies in strollers. . .Join the Upstate International Women’s Group for Stride and Stroll(er) on the 2nd Thursday of every month!
Meet us at the Greenville Zoo parking lot at 9 am.
Then … 2 options: 1) Some of us will walk slowly to the Children’s garden, turn around and have a snack at the cafe Spill the Beans and return to the parking lot by noon.  2) For ladies who would like to cover more miles and walk faster, please plan to  walk ahead to the  railroad bridge and come back to meet us at the cafe on your return.


Please RSVP (required) by noon the day before the walk by emailing Margo  here.

UIWG Events are brought to you by Upstate International, a membership-based organization.
Check out the membership page on our website for more information.