The Swiss Society of Vancouver was originally founded in 1912 and was incorporated as a non-profit organization under the BC Society Act in 1948.Its purposes are to promote Swiss traditions and culture: exchange and understanding among Swiss people in BC; assist people of Swiss origin who are immigrants to BC in every possible way, to participate in the economic, professional and intellectual sectors of their new country; own, operate and/or manage a social club.

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Recent Meetups

  • January 23, 2014 · 6:00 PM

    After Work Beer

    2 Members

    Let's meet for a get together at Ceili's Irish Pub for a relaxing after work beer three weeks into the New Year to catch up!
  • December 15, 2013 · 6:00 PM

    Waldweihnacht on Mt Seymour

    4 Members

    The Outdoors Club of the Swiss Society of Vancouver invites its members and guests to the annual WALDWEIHNACHT on December 15th at 6pm. It is a short hike in the... Learn more
  • July 27, 2013 · 4:00 PM

    Swiss National Day Celebration

    2 Members

    Program: Special Guest Nicolas Senn: Learn more
  • June 15, 2013 · 7:30 PM

    Annual Swiss Choir Spring Concert

    3 Members

    Guest Choir: Edmonton Swiss Men’s Choir Admission $20, children under 12 free. For tickets please call Marie-Louise Hanna[masked], Alfred Eigenmann[masked] or at the door.
  • May 9, 2013 · 7:00 PM

    Europe Day

    7 Members

    A scientific presentation about the cutting-edge nuclear research of the TRIUMF Centre and the collaboration with Europe will be the main theme of that day out at UBC.... Learn more
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    Irma Irma joined
    March 24
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    February 22
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    Tonnja Tonnja joined
    October 8
    "Hi there:)"
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    Laura Laura joined
    August 17
    "Hi all My name is Laura, I'm from Zurich, Switzerland and I'm looking for a new job opportunity in Vancouver. I've just returned to Switzerland after studying for 4 months there. Hope to meet many interesting people here and I'm glad about every help"
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    Simon Simon joined
    June 29
    "Recently moved from Fribourg to Burnaby / Looking to meet Swiss expats"
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    adrian adrian joined
    June 24
    "In Vancouver in August 2014 and excited to get some insights and exchange."
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    Alicia H. Alicia H. joined
    June 13
    Alicia H.
    "Hi my name is Alicia and I'm looking to improve my Swiss-German."
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    Andi Andi joined
    June 12
    "I am half Swiss, my mother being from Berne. Hopp Swiss in the World Cup!! :)"
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    Aurel Aurel joined
    May 17
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    Ahmed N. Ahmed N. joined
    March 17, 2014
    Ahmed N.
    "Hello I went to school in Switzerland and still new to Vancouver!"
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