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June 12 lunch in Redmond

Please join the group for lunch on Friday, June 12, at noon
We’ll be hoping for sun and meeting on the patio of the Redmond Top
Foods (former Larry’s Market). They have a great lunch buffet and a
very nice outdoor area.
7320 170th Ave, Redmond, WA
Please RSVP by return e-mail as usual.

Lunch in Seattle - Friday, April 10, Eleysian Fields near Qwest field

It’s been a while since we had a lunch in Seattle, so by popular
request and on a good recommendation, let’s meet at:
Elysian Fields
www.elysianbrewing.com
542 1st Ave South
Seattle, WA 98104
(206) 382-4498
on Friday, April 10 at noon
This brewery is right across the North Parking lot of Qwest field. There is limited street parking, or you can use the Qwest pay lot.  Parking is NOT validated. Please bring about $25 cash or check to make  paying the bill easier.
RSVP by e-mail as usual
Regards, Manu

First 2009 lunch: Friday, January 2009, Bellevue

It’s time for our first Swiss Network Seattle 2009 lunch…
Please join us at: Andre’s Eurasian Bistro, Bellevue
Andre’s Eurasian Bistro
14125 NE 20th Street
Bellevue, WA 98007
Cost: about $20-30 per person - we’ll have group appetizers and you’ll
order your main course from the menu (see http://andresbistro.com/).
Please bring cash or check!
RSVP by reply e-mail by Wednesday, January 28th

Nov 7 - Mercer Island

Seattle Swiss,
(with apologies for not scheduling a summer meeting)
we’ll be meeting for lunch on Friday, Nov 7, at noon at Alpenland
Delicatessen on Mercer Island
Alpenland Delicatessen
2707 78th Ave SE
Mercer Island, WA 98040
Phone: (206) 232-4780
http://seattle.citysearch.com/profile/10754969/mercer_island_wa/alpenland_de
licatessen.html
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Park on the street or in front.Lunch runs $5-$15 depending on your
appetite.
Please RSVP by return e-mail so that I can reserve the right size table.
Thanks, Manu

April 18 - Mercer Island

Seattle Swiss,
we’ll be meeting for lunch in two weeks (April 18 at noon) at Alpenland
Delicatessen on Mercer Island
Alpenland Delicatessen
2707 78th Ave SE
Mercer Island, WA 98040
Phone: (206) 232-4780
http://seattle.citysearch.com/profile/10754969/mercer_island_wa/alpenland_de
licatessen.html

Park on the street or in front.Lunch runs $5-$15 depending on your
appetite.
Please RSVP by e-mail so that I can reserve the right size table.
Thanks, Manu

Next lunch: Friday, January 25, 2008 at 12.00 noon - Redmond

Here’s a lunch to celebrate the new year. We’ll be meeting on:
Friday, January 25, 2008 at 12.00 noon
Location:
Desert Fire
7211 166th Ave NE
Redmond, WA 98052
(425) 895-1500
This is in the parking lot of the Redmond Town Center
Map link
Note: if you work for Microsoft, this restaurant is right next to the RTC
buildings, which are served by shuttle.

You can take a look at the menu here:
http://www.desertfiremex.com/menus/lunch_menu.asp . Plan on a $20-$35 lunch.
Please RSVP by reply e-mail.
Best regards & Happy New Year
Manu

October 11 - Dinner!

We’ll be meeting on October 11 at 6 PM for Dinner. Hopefully this change will make it easier for more Swiss Microsofties to join.
Date: Thursday, October 11 at 6 PM
Location: Andre’s Eurasian Bistro, Bellevue
Cost: about $25-35 per person - we’ll have group appetizers and you’ll order your main course from the menu (see http://andresbistro.com/).
Please bring cash or check!
RSVP by reply e-mail by Monday, October 8, 2007.
Best regards,
Manu

Aug 1 Lunch: Alpenland Delicatessen, Mercer Island - please RSVP

We’ll be meeting for lunch on Aug 1 at noon at Alpenland Delicatessen on Mercer Island
2707 78th Ave SE
Mercer Island, WA
98040
Phone: (206) 232-4780
Alpenland Delicatessen - Mercer Island, WA, 98040 - Citysearch
Park on the street or in front.Lunch runs $5-$15 depending on your
appetite; order & pay at the counter and join the Swiss Network
Seattle table!
Please RSVP so that I can reserve the right size table.

Next Lunch: Friday, April 27, 2007 - Andre’s Bistro

We’ll be meeting at Andre’s Eurasian Bistro in Bellevue, near Microsoft and with plenty of parking.

Event: Swiss Authors Martin Dean and Daniel Zahno

Dear Friends of Switzerland:
Please join Philippe Goetschel, Honorary Consul of Switzerland, Seattle next Friday for this lecture and cocktail reception. The lecture events are organized in connection with the publication of the bi-lingual anthology, entitled “Young Swiss Writers” edited by Prof. Romey Sabalius and Prof. Michael Wutz.
(The Anthology will be published in February 2007 in the bi-lingual contemporary German-language literature magazine “Dimension2″ Ingo R. Stoehr, Editor; Web: http://hometown.aol.com/germanlit/dimension2.html )
Martin R. Dean was born and educated in Switzerland. He studied German, Ethnology and Philosophy at the University of Basel. His numerous travels brought him to different European countries as well as to several more distant locations. He is working as an independent author and journalist in Basel. www.mrdean.ch
Daniel Zahno lives and works in Basel an author, moderator and reviewer. His first book “Doktor Turban” received numerous prizes. He received a scholarship to work at the Ledig House in New York and was invited as a guest by the Istituto Svizzero in Venice. His second book “Im Hundumdrehen” was published in September 2006. www.danielzahno.ch
Friday, February 23, 2007, 1.30 pm, University of Washington, Seattle/ WA,
William H. Rey Library, Denny Hall, Room 308;
PLEASE RSVP: uwgerman@u.washington.edu; ph. (206) 543 45 80
Pro Helvetia, the Arts Council of Switzerland
San José State University, Department Foreign Languages, Prof. Romey
Sabalius
University of Washington, Dept. of Germanics, Seattle/WA, Prof. Sabine
Wilke, Chair
Consulate General of Switzerland, San Francisco


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This month's lunch will be in Seattle. With the recent vote on
minarets, I'm sure our discussion will be animated!

Elysian Fields
www.elysianbrewing.com

 542 1st Ave South
 Seattle, WA 98104
 (206) 382-4498

on Friday, Dec 18 at noon

This brewery is right across the North Parking lot of Qwest field.
There is limited street parking, or you can use the Qwest pay lot.
Parking is NOT validated. Please bring about $25 cash or check to make
paying the bill easier.

RSVP by e-mail as usual

Regards, Manu