May Highlights


  • Ministry of Defence
  • Kulturforum, including the post-war art museums, the Philharmonie, the State Library, the St. Matthäuskirche and the exhibition Luther and the Avant-Garde – scapegoating images
  • Märchenbrunnen in Volkspark Friedrichshain
  • Revamp & Repair Studio, how to create new from old
  • Schloß Glienicke, a tour of the museum rooms and a chamber music concert


  • join the new body sculpting group: cardiovascular, stretching & strength-training exercises to burn calories, increase flexibility and tone muscles
  • sign up for a cycle ride along part of the Usedom route from SBahnhof Bernau to Pankow 
  • don’t miss the start of the outdoor season of BIWC’s tennis group 
  • walk 5km for a good cause @ Avon Women’s Run

Members participate in the Avon run 2016


  • business lunch @ Reinhard’s Restaurant
  • British high tea @ member Elena’s home
  • an afternoon meal @ Café Bleibtreu


  • Martin Luther – miscellaneous biographies
  • Commonwealth by Ann Patchett
  • Across Many Mountains by Yangzom Brauen

Last but not least, Marguerite Donlon will be talking about her career as an international dancer, choreographer, opera director and accredited life coach @ member Diana’s home.