Members receive separate invitations approximately 4 weeks in advance. All of our events are planned with families in mind. The activities are wonderful ways to make new friends and renew acquaintances.  


NEW EVENTS FOR 2018!! – Information to follow:



Annual Meeting takes place APRIL 7, 2018UPDATED:

153rd Annual Meeting and Dinner at 75 on Courthouse Square

60 Seaport Boulevard, Boston, Massachusetts- Markus Ripperger, executive chef

Saturday, April 7, 2018, 5:30 pm

 75 on Courthouse Square   


5:30 Cocktail reception

A cash bar will be available throughout the evening.

6:30 Business meeting 7:00 Dinner:  

Boston Bibb Salad
A choice of three entrée selections:

+ Char-Grilled Atlantic Salmon Filet served with sweet potato gnocchi, sautéed broccoli rabe, grilled asparagus and black raspberry sauce

+ Maple Dijon Pork Chop served with roasted root vegetables, baby kale and maple dijon apple cider sauce

+ Spring Pea Ravioli with asparagus and mint cream sauce Apple Strudel with vanilla ice cream

8:00 Keynote speaker, Swissnex CEO and Swiss Consul Christian Simm Coffee and dessert

$55 members ($70 non-members) RSVP by April 5, 2018

Online registration: Mail-in registration: to make arrangements to pay by check, please call or text John Willis at 617–485–8427.

All tickets must be purchased in advance. There will be no refunds after tickets have been purchased.


Please contact Andrea Grealish at: 781-769-9540 or

KAYAK and or CRUISE on the Charles!

June 9th, 2018…  10:00 AM

This family-friendly location offers canoeing, kayaking, and more for all ages. The nine-mile stretch of river has no current, allowing painless round trips. Experienced paddlers can even venture into Boston Harbor. We will kayak for approximately 1.5 hours. Stay with the group, or venture on your own for an unforgettable adventure!  We will update Cruise info shortly.

Charles River Canoe and Kayak Kendall Square, Cambridge

Meet at 10 a.m.: Register and rent equipment. For equipment rates please visit:

500 Broad Canal Way Cambridge, MA
(617) 965-5110







Fondue 2018- YUM!

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Samichlaus 2017!!  We had LOTS of fun – Christmas Stars, Caroling with a wonderful piano player and Samichlaus delivered treats to the children!

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Raclette 2017, Lars Andersen Park, Brookline.  Saturday September 30th

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Newport, Rhode Island Cliff Walk 2017





August 1 Swiss National Day 2017!!

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Fondue Dinner 2017-

Many of us came together for a wonderful night of food, music and traditional Swiss cheese fondue …

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Ski Trip – January 28, 29  2017  Bretton Woods, NH.

Fresh snow, fondue at the willis’ slopeside chalet, a cozy Inn with soft comfortable beds and an award winning chef to make us dinner, what could be better?   

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Autumn Family Hike – October 2016

While the rain was a bit of a damper on the outing, it wasn’t enough to completely wet our spirits!
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Wildlife Walk – Sachuest Point National Wildlife Refuge- Middletown, RI,

We had an absolutely fantastic day… and the on-shore breeze brought the warm water of the Bay to the beach which made for big waves and delightfully warm water… 

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Raclette- September 25, Lars Andersen Park, Brookline, MA

RACLETTE – It was a PERFECT Fall day, delicious food and great friends… Is there a better way to spend an afternoon?

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Swiss National Day – Some early rain then a gorgeous day of food and fun!

Congratulations to Claire for winning the Swiss Ticket!

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The weather was spectacular for our Kayaking event!    On Saturday the 26th of June, we enjoyed cool breezes and calm waters as we paddled the Charles River and the small waterways and lagoons along its shoreline…  Then a fabulous lunch and a cold beer at Meadhall to end the perfect day…


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We had a wonderful time riding and walking the East Bay Bike Path in Bristol Rhode Island on May 14...  Here are some nice pictures:


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A great time was had by all at the 151st Annual Meeting- April 9, 2016 at the Tuscan Kitchen in Burlington, MA 

In addition to convening our Annual Meeting and conducting our business responsibilities, including voting on several issues and ammendments at hand, we also shared a nice evening together enjoying great food, terrific music and a inspirational talk by special guest Gabriela Martina and her talented Pianist Maxim Lubarsky.

Here are some photos of the event- courtesy of Thomas Lienhard





The Fondue Party was a success!  

We had a great turnout for our Fondue Party on the 6th of February at the St. John’s Episcopal Church in Beverly Massachusetts.   Many members came and enjoyed a special taste of Switzerland. Thank you to all who attended and who made the evening so enjoyable. Thank you to Mrs. Dediu for the following pictures!

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