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Join an Activity/Interest Group!

As a member of the International Friends Club you can particpate in any or all of our Activity and Interest Groups. 
This Fall we are optimistic that all our Activity Groups will return to being held in person.
For more details on any of these groups contact the Activity Leader by emailing: ifcnjboard@gmail.com
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Bridge

Interested in playing Bridge? Join us for a friendly game and wonderful time amongst friends. Bridge is a great social card game which is both challenging and enjoyable. Learners are welcome.  For more info contact Sylvia at ifcnjaboard@gmail.com

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Hiking

The Hiking Group meets most Friday mornings at 9:30 am to hike on the beautiful trails of New Jersey in the many National, State, and County Parks.   Hiking for 2-3 hours in a different location each week with different challenge levels.  For more info contact Alison at ifcnjboard@gmail.com

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Food Appreciation

Meeting a few times a year and including events that include spouses/partners, we welcome anyone who enjoys food!  If you want to try your hand at different cusines and cooking different meals with cooking classes, and demonstations, learning about food and cuisine origins etc!  For more info contact Maria at ifcnjboard@gmail.com

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The Cheers Social Club

The Cheers Social Club, a monthly wine and/or beer tasting social activity for individuals and couples.  Each member picks a month to host an informal Cheers Social night providing the wine or beer for the evening.  Each guest/couple brings appetizer or dessrt and pays host $10 pp to defray cost of beverages.  More info contact Maria at ifcnjboard@gmail.com

Out to Lunch Bunch
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Are you a lady who likes to lunch?  This grou meets once a month to ry out many of the fabulous restaurants in and around New Jersey!  For info contact Sophia at ifcnjboard@gmail.com

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In the Garden

Do you know the difference between an annual or perennial?  Expert or beginner gardeners will enjoy this garden themed activity group.  Get you gloves and boots on and join in.  For more info contact Nicole at ifcnjboard@gmail.com

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Book Club

The Book Club meets monthly (3rd Friday of each month) at members' homes to discuss books that reflect our international roots and love of literature.  For this season's book list and for mor info contact Yoklan at ifcnjboard@gmail.com

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Cre8tivz

Passion for crafts?  Cre8tivz is the group for you!  Creativity injects joy into life!  Meeting monthly we'll explore the vast and varied world of crafts.  Participating in hands-on skill sharing, watch a demonstrartion, go on craft themed field trips or just share our own projects.  For more info contact Paula at ifcnjboard@gmail.com

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Osharberi-kai

Any IFC members interested in participation in Japanese conversation and cultural exchange are welcome.  For more info contact Leslie at ifcnjboard@gmail.com

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Musical Notes

Calling musicians!  Would you be intetested in meeting for the joy of making music together?  Do you play a musical instrument or maybe you just enjoy listening to music or enjoy anything music.  If you would be interested in making music once in a while, contact Sally for more info at ifcnjboard@gmail.com

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Kaffeklatsch

Whether you are a native speaker, studied German in high school/college, or lived in Germany for a while and only feel confident to listen rather than speak, please join us for our monthly German conversation over .  For more info contact Inge at ifcnjboar@gmail.com

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Mah Jong

Mahjong is a fun, but challenging game played with tiles.  This group welcomes both beginner and experienced players!  For more info on when and where we'll meet to play contact Barbara at ifcnjboard@gmail.com

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Off to the Flicks!

Enjoy the movies?  Join us monthly (2nd Tues each month) to meet at the AMC in Rockaway. Movies  chosen from Intern'l selection, or Fathom events (B'way shows, Met Opera perfs, live concerts, shows  &classic movies), Artisan movies or occasional new release. For more info and to see what movie we'll see that month, contact Ceri McGovern at ifcnjboard@gmail.com

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NYC TIX

If you enjoy anything NYC this is the group for you!  They'll be heading into the Big Apple once a month for walking tours, museum exhibitions, theater visits, cultural connections and more!  For more info contact Maria at ifcnjboard@gmail.com

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Cafe Francais

Parlez-vous français? For more information about the group contact  Claire or Ann Marie at ifcnjboard@gmail.com

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Walk of the Town

Meeting once a month in different towns in NJ to explore the town, its architecture, and learn its history & neighborhoods, ending up at a local cafe for refreshements.  Comfortable shoes recommended. For more info contact Babarba or Carol at ifcnjboard@gmail.com.