Swiss Club St Petersburg
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NOTE: If you prefer to print the application to complete and mail with your check for membership click here.

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Membership Level

October through May
(Second Saturday of the Month)

To view upcoming event information please visit the Members area.

VENUE: The Club at Treasure Island!

400 Treasure Island Causeway
Treasure Island, FL 33706

Swiss National Day - Gala Luncheon
July 29 at The Club at Treasure Island, small room
Members $20, Guests $30

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July 29, 2017

Swiss National Day THE CLUB, Luncheon

(Oct 14 - NO Meeting)
Alternative meeting scheduled on Oct 28, 2017

Nov 11, 2017

THE CLUB, Luncheon $15

(Dec 9 - NO Meeting)
Alternative Holiday Luncheon scheduled Dec 16, 2017

THE CLUB, Christmas Luncheon $20 for members.
Guests & Non-members $30.

Jan 13, 2018

THE CLUB, Luncheon $15

Feb 10, 2018

THE CLUB, Luncheon $15
Annual Meeting
Election of Officers

Mar 10, 2018

THE CLUB, Luncheon $15

Picnic Lake Seminole Park Shelter
Apr 14, 2018

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Bring food to share
Members Free, Guests $10

May 12, 2018

THE CLUB, Luncheon $15

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Meetings: The Swiss and friends of Switzerland in St. Petersburg - Clearwater - Tampa area of Florida meet for lunch monthly (Oct-May, see sidebar for dates) in the banquet hall at the The Club at Treasure Island, 400 Treasure Island Causeway, Treasure Island, FL 33706 – (727) 367-4511.

We also have a Spring Picnic and Luncheons celebrating August 1st, Switzerland's National Day and Christmas. Guests are always welcome.

Membership is open to persons of Swiss descent and to friends of Switzerland.

Future Attraction – Mark your Calendar!

Swiss Club Picnic Apr 14

Lake Seminole Park

Paid up members FREE
All others pay $20

Reservations Required on or before Wed before the event.

Additional meeting information can be found on the Members section of our club website prior to the event. Please check there for venue and agenda, etc.

Next General Meeting

Saturday, Feb 10, 2018 11:30 a.m.

The Club at Treasure Island

To find out more about his presentation visit the Members Events page.

Paid up Members-and Friends/Guests $15

Note: Become an instant Paid-up Member by paying your 2017/18 membership dues now ($20/person).

Call Augie (727) 522-0771 to ensure your reservation or email Heinz Gasser at gasser@eckerd.edu on or before Wednesday, prior to the luncheon.

More details on the Member Events Page.

Pre-Pay now to secure your Luncheon Reservation


Standard Luncheon Reservations:

Member Attendees
Guest Attendees

Special Event Luncheon Reservations:

Guest Attendees


Important Newz:

(That was a typo but I think I'll keep it. *wink*)

New Biometric Swiss Passport Office Opens!

The Consulate General of Switzerland in Atlanta is pleased to inform you that from February 5–10, 2018, two consular officers will be in Orlando (Winter Park), FL with a mobile biometric station. This will provide you with an opportunity to come to Orlando instead of Atlanta in order to record the biometric data required to issue a new Swiss passport.

Due to the expected high volume of requests and to our limited resources, priority has to be given to Swiss citizens having a passport which has expired or will expire in 2017 and 2018.
If you fall into this category and you would like to take advantage of this opportunity, we kindly ask you to carefully read and follow instructions in order to complete the application.

Requests for appointments in Orlando will only be accepted until November 26, 2017.

If you wish to receive further information about your consular services, please e-mail atl.vertretung@eda.admin.ch

The 2018 membership dues are collected on or before January 31, 2018. Annual dues are $20.00 per person. For information call A. Kissling at 727-360-4352 or email membership@swissclubstpetersburg.com. To download the application for memebership click here.

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