New Years Brunch 2022

On Sunday, January 9, 2022 we gathered for the traditional New Year’s Brunch, this time around at The Shadow Wood Country Club in Estero. Werner Christinger made it possible for us to use this beautiful facility which was complimented by everybody. 37 members...

Chlaushoeck 2021

OMG! So many cookies! Thank you, thank you, thank you to all the bakers in our club. You are the best. I am sure everyone got a chance to taste many or even all of the cookies. In case you have forgotten, check out the pictures below. They looked amazing. How about...

Sunset Cruise to welcome back our snowbirds

What do you call a Sunset Cruise without a visual sunset? I call it a fun boating event with many great friends! 35 brave sailors met at the pier on Fort Myers Beach for a fun, windy and sometime even a little rainy 2-hour boat ride. We had a bit of everything and...

Bowling Until the Pins Drop

17 members gathered at 4pm for the bowling event at the Gator Lane Bowling Alley on Crystal Drive in Fort Myers on Thursday, October 14. A quick “survey” revealed that the last time the individual participants were bowling went back about 35 years on...

Visit at WGCU

Today was a great day for the Swiss American Club of Southwest Florida. Our visit to the studio of WGCU (local NPR and PBS affiliate) on the campus of Florida Gulf Coast University was wonderful. Our one-hour tour included visits to the radio and TV studios as well as...

Swiss National Holiday 2021

730 years young and going strong as ever. That is our Switzerland and that is what we celebrated this August 1 at The Commons Club on Bonita Beach. We can all agree that we had a great turnout with 42 members and 7 guests. A special welcome to the seven guests who...