ENGLISH / EN FRANÇAIS
The CCB team of activity coordinators organize regular and one-off activities for different sectors of the membership. If you have an interest that you'd like to share with the rest of the membership, please contact us to organize a future activity.
Some of the current activities are:
• English and French Conversation Groups
• Coffee Mornings
• monthly Pub Nights
• wine tastings
• meals out together
• guided visits, walks and tours
• an English Reading Group
• a Gourmet Dining Group
Special annual events are organized for the entire CCB membership to enjoy.
• the Welcome Cocktail Reception held at the residence of one of the Canadian
Ambassadors in September/October
• a celebration for Canadian Thanksgiving in October
• the New Year Cheer Party in January
• a celebration for Canada Day in July
In addition to the above events, the CCB also organizes annual fund-raising events such as:
• the Charity Auction
• the Tourtière Fund-raiser in November
Members of the CCB are also invited to various partner events and activities with Embassy of Canada in Belgium, the Canadian Military Family Resource Centre (MFRC) as well as with the charities supported by the club.
Also organized every year are three children's parties (Easter, Hallowe'en, Christmas) for one of the charities the CCB supports. More information is available on the CHARITIES page.
If you are interested in helping out with the organization of any CCB event please contact us.
COFFEE MORNINGS GROUP
A weekday get-together for those wanting to socialize and enjoy a morning treat. All members bring something sweet to share.
ENGLISH READING GROUP
A chance for members to read, exchange ideas and perhaps find some intellectual stimulation in a fun atmosphere. Held monthly.
ENGLISH CONVERSATION GROUP
Organized by our partner association, the MFRC, the English Conversation Group is a weekly opportunity for members to practice their English in a friendly environment.
FAMILY ACTIVITY GROUP
Monthly activities ranging from museums and zoos to amusements parks are organized for members with children of all ages.
FRENCH CONVERSATION GROUP
Organized by our partner association, the MFRC, the French Conversation Group is a weekly opportunity for members to practice their French in a friendly environment.
GOURMET DINING GROUP
A year-long activity group which meets in members' homes for gourmet meals.
GUIDED WALKS, TOURS AND MUSEUM VISITS GROUP
Organized tours, walks and visits to museums and towns in Belgium of interest to our members.
PUB NIGHT GROUP
Held on the first Friday of the month (with some exceptions) at a pub in Brussels. A good opportunity for members to gather in a social setting. Non- members are encouraged to attend to meet other Canadians and those involved with the club.