News

Sparing a thought for those less fortunate

Sparing a thought for those less fortunate

The W+ B Common Room served as the venue on 18 June for a presentation on a charity making a sustainable difference to the lives of underprivileged girls and women in Africa. Virtually every seat in the living room was taken up by members and friends of the Verein to...

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The Swiss don’t want to downsize

The Swiss don’t want to downsize

Switzerland has one of the world’s tightest housing markets, with vacancy rates (1.15%) even lower than tightly packed New York City. City planners have long hoped that our ageing population would prompt parents would downsize after children had grown up and moved...

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Schiff’s Apero

Schiff’s Apero

28 June - Schiff's ApéroOur Schiff's Apéro is held on the last Friday of the month and starts at 18:00. It will be held in the W+ B Common Room, located on the 5th floor of the Schiff in the C Wing. On the top row of the bank of "call" buttons next to the elevator,...

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Events

We organize community events for W+ B members and friends about once a month. When the weather is fine, we take walks in country areas of the Basel Region. Other W+ B events include musical recitals, Apéros and workshops on topics of interest to our members.