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  • 21 Sep 2020 20:20 | Centrepoint (Administrator)
    Centrepoint will continue with summer desk hours throughout September.
  • 11 Sep 2020 18:00 | Centrepoint (Administrator)

    Monika's heritage is a combination of European and Native American.  At the exhibition Monika will present her works about healing and magic, filled with symbolic connections.  The healing power of screaming, for example.  A black dog, which is sacred in many cultures, and is believed to have a connection to the other side.  Of a crow, which native culture sees as symbol of a messenger and a strong spirit.

    Date: Friday 11th September

    Time: 18:00 - 20:30

    Place: Centrepoint

    Who: Members and non-members

    Book: Please email to reserve your place

  • 14 Aug 2020 10:30 | Centrepoint (Administrator)

    Would you like to meet people from different countries, find new friends and learn about what is happening at Centrepoint and in Basel and its surroundings? Then join us at Centrepoint on Friday mornings between 10:30 and 12:15 for coffee or tea and a friendly chat.

    Everyone is welcome but numbers are limited.

    Due to current COVID-19 related measures, a maximum of 32 members or guests, including any front desk and other volunteers, may be present at any one time at Centrepoint. Therefore, please be considerate of other members who may also want to attend the coffee morning. Please do check from time to time with the Front Desk whether other members are waiting to attend and shorten your own stay in such circumstances.

    For further details about the easing of COVID-19 related measures at Centrepoint, please refer to the email sent to Members on 24 June 2020.

  • 16 Jul 2020 18:00 | Centrepoint (Administrator)

    Join us at Centrepoint between 18:00 and 20:00 for a glass of wine and some cheese or snacks. It's a chance to meet up with friends old and new for a chat about anything that comes to mind.

    Everyone is welcome however numbers are limited. You must register for this event by phoning Centrepoint during office hours. 

    The cost is CHF 5 for members, CHF 10 for non-members, free for new members with their voucher.

    In August we will meet on the Rynstaern Evening Cruise.  Places must be reserved for this event by midday, Thursday 16th July.  Please see Horizon or the latest weekly briefing for further details.


  • 10 Jul 2020 13:00 | Centrepoint (Administrator)

    The Mindfulness and Meditation Group is taking a summer break and will resume in September.

  • 08 Jul 2020 10:00 | Centrepoint (Administrator)

    The feedback meeting will be held in the small library on Wednesday 8th July at 10am. 

    This is an opportunity to meet the new president, Nicolas Weber.

    All members are welcome to attend.




  • 25 Jun 2020 19:00 | Centrepoint (Administrator)

    Join us for our third Travellers' Tales Zoom talk when Brigitta and Vivian tell us about their 2019 four-week visit to China. They will share images, insights and tales from what they’ve called a ‘perceptions altering’ experience.

    Date: Thursday 25th June 2020

    Time: 19:00 - 20:00

    Place: Your home using Zoom

    Who: Members only, limited to 20

    Cost: Free

    To book: Please email talks[at]centrepoint.ch by Wednesday 24th June.

    Further information about joining the talk will follow after registration.



  • 12 Jun 2020 13:00 | Centrepoint (Administrator)

    From Friday 12th of June the Mindfulness and Meditation Group will once again take place in person at Centrepoint.

    All members are welcome and it is not necessary to register, but please note the COVID-19 related measures that currently apply at Centrepoint, as outlined in the email sent to members on the 4th of June 2020.


  • 12 Jun 2020 10:30 | Centrepoint (Administrator)

    We are pleased to announce that from the 12th of June, the weekly Friday coffee morning will once again take place in person at Centrepoint. Please join us between 10:30 and 12:15 for coffee or tea and a friendly chat.

    Please note that, as per the email sent to Members on the 4th of June 2020, certain COVID-19 related measures apply.

    A maximum of 15 members or guests, including any front desk and other volunteers, may be present at any one time at Centrepoint. Therefore, please be considerate of other members who may also want to attend the coffee morning. Please do check from time to time with the Front Desk whether other members are waiting to attend and shorten your own stay in such circumstances.

    You are encouraged to register your planned attendance at the coffee morning by calling the Front Desk in advance.

    We look forward to welcoming you back!


  • 09 Jun 2020 09:00 | Centrepoint (Administrator)

    In line with Swiss Government advice, Centrepoint is pleased to advise of the further extension of its Front Desk hours and easing of COVID-19 related restrictions.

    From 9th June, Centrepoint's Front Desk hours are Tuesday to Friday, 09:00 - 13:00, with a limit of 15 people at any one time.

    Please contact your group leader for more information about group activities.

    For more information and guidelines about hygiene measures and the use of Centrepoint premises, please refer to the email sent to Members on 4th June 2020.

    It is expected that the revised Front Desk hours will apply until the end of August.

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