Our Past Events

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Bundesfeier (Swiss National Day) ~ August 1, 2019

This year we celebrated at the COMMONS CLUB @ THE BROOKS at Bonita Beach.  Thank you very much Werner Christinger, who made it possible for us to use the Club.The 728th anniversary of Switzerland was a milestone to celebrate!42 members and guests met at 4...

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Golf Scramble at Myerlee Country Club – May 5th

On a beautiful, breezy Sunday May 5, 2019, 12 players from the Swiss-American Club of SW Florida met at the Myerlee Country Club for our annual golf tournament. The format was a 4-player scramble.Congratulations to the winning team of Hans-Peter Christ, Roman...

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Rosy Tomorrows Heritage Farm, April 7, 2019

What a wonderful day to be at the Farm! The weather was perfect and the 27 members and guests enjoyed the setting, the music and the perfect food. The open space gave the right ambience. After strolling on the farm we got ready for the meal. Everybody was able to...

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Jahresversammlung im Punta Gorda, 10. März 2019

Our general meeting was on March 10th, 2019Thirty-Nine (39) members met March 10th, 2019 at the St. Andrew Golf Club in Punta Gorda.Maria von Atzigen opened the meeting a 5 p.m. and welcomed all. The audit was presented by Werner Christinger.The Club said...

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Fondue Party

The tables were set and ready to receive 60 members participating in Fondue Evening. Everybody got a glass of wine to start the evening. It was nice to see that all had a good time meeting “old” friends and catching up.After the president welcomed everyone, and a few...

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20 Jahre Schweizerklub (20 Years) 1998 – 2018

Our 20th anniversary was blessed with perfect weather. Sunshine and blue sky greeted us at the dock of the “Lady Chadwick”. 52 members were ready to board the ship. Everybody had a seat on the second floor with nice tables. We were followed by dolphins who played...

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Chlaushoeck im Club Rapallo in Estero

The traditional Chlaushock in 2018 was another successful event. We celebrated our Christmas dinner in the clubhouse of Coconut Point Rapallo. Our member, Rudy Thumena sponsored the event by renting and paying for everything involved with this very nice location. Like...

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2018 Babcock EcoTour

Twenty-one (21) members and guests met at 11am at the meeting area of Babcock Ranch. It was a pleasant morning for a wilderness tour. Rhonda, our tour guide, gave us instructions after we boarded the old school bus. It was a good start, we saw an Alligator Mama with...

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Bundesfeier, Bonita Springs, August 1, 2018

Sunday we received the message, that the Bonita Bay Private Beach was CLOSED because of the Red Tide. The committee did the right thing and by Monday we had NEW venue. Ponce de Leon Park in Punta Gorda was our Life saver! We informed the members and despite the longer...

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Picknick in Delnor-Wiggins State Park, Naples

Strand Pick Nick, 10 Juni 2018 Ein wunderschöner Sonntagmorgen begrüßte uns am Strand vom Delnor-Wiggins State Park, in Naples. Gemächlich trudelten unsere 16 Gäste über den mit roten Ballons bezeichneten Weg Zum Picknick Platz direkt am Stand ein. Herrmann, einer der...

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Myerlee Country Club Golf Outing, May 6, 2018

On Sunday Mai 12, 2018 12 players met at Myerlee Country Club in Fort Myers, FL for our annual golf outing. Three foursomes competed in a scramble and met afterwards in the gazebo for a cool drink and a little snack and the usual bragging rights about the best golf...

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Rosy Tomorrows Heritage Farm, April 21, 2018

On Saturday, April 21st, 2018, 25 members met in North Ft. Myers. The weather was perfect and the “Stimmung” too.  After everybody chose their lunch, it was time for the guided tour. Gary, the co-owner, gave a short introduction about the farm. Everything they produce...

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