Cascais Amigas Lunch




This lunch at O Viriato is mainly for the Cascais Amigas as the space is limited but if you would like to join in please email Mireille at Mireille looks forward to welcoming you at this restaurant with an easy location and warm ambiance. Everyone will pay for their own choice of food and drinks.

Starts at: 1pm

Where: O Viriato, Avenida Vasco da Gama 34, Cascais

Contact: Mireille




IWP Happy Hour

Starts at: 6 pm

Ends at: 8 pm

Where: The Tasting Room, R. Frederico Arouca, 2750-340 Cascais



May Executive Board Meeting





May Executive Board Meeting

Starts at: 10am

Ends at: 5pm

Where: BIBLIOTECA MUNICIPAL DE CASCAIS, Av. Costa Pinto, n.º 27, 2750-329 Cascais (next to the Cascais bus station)



Lisbon Coffee morning



Come along to the Lisbon Coffee morning – everyone welcome and if you are a new to this group and want to join up please see Jenny who will be happy to assist.

Starts at: 10.30

Where: Linha d'Agua, Rua Marques de Fronteira 18, Lisboa

Contact: Jenny




Marks tree walk


Join us for a great guided walking tour of the historic area of Cascais and encounter at least 16 different varieties of exotic trees.

Starts at: 10.30

Where: Meet in front of the Cascais train station

Cost: 5 euros

Contact: Terri




Spring coffee morning



Audrey Willet would like to invite all IWP members to her house in Bicesse for a Spring Charity Coffee Morning. Since our theme is Spring please wear something bright and colourful!

Tea, coffee, soft drinks, home baking and a selection of cheeses will be on offer. If you can bring some home baking please indicate on your RSVP email so I can judge quantity. Any leftovers will be available to buy.

Maureen Collins, our president, has kindly agreed to give a short talk sharing her views on our wonderful IWP society and her first few months at the helm.

We ask for a €5 donation which will be given to the Cascais Oxygene project to plant some trees in Cascais:

Oxygene is a program of promotion and defense of nature and biodiversity in the municipality of Cascais, carried out through volunteer actions. Between 2008 and 2017, Oxygene has already managed to involve about 20,881 volunteers, who participated in more than 500 actions, resulting in a total of about 45 thousand plants planted.

1 tree costs €8, 5 trees cost €30 and 10 trees cost €50.

We have set a maximum of 35 people, so be sure and RSVP as soon as possible to The deadline for requests is Monday 14th May. If you have a confirmed place and find you cannot come along please inform us as soon as possible. Audrey’s address and map will be forwarded on receipt of RSVP.

Starts at: 10.30am

Ends at: 12.30pm

Where: Bicesse - address to be emailed on confirmation of attendance

Cost: 5 euros

Contact: Audrey




Parede Locality meeting and lunch



Come and join the Parede locality Amigas for lunch and a meeting at this traditional Portuguese restaurant. Please RSVP by May 14 to Joceline.

Starts at: 12

Where: Taverna D'S Pereira, Rua Paulo Jorge 167, Carcavelos

Contact: Joceline




Visit to the Aljube Museum

Please join Jill and Beverley for a free educational tour of the Museu do Aljube. The museum is an activist museum to remember and document the struggle against dictatorship from 1926 – 1974. The museum is housed in an old prison for political prisoners. The cost is free and the attendee limit is 25 so please RSVP by 15 May to reserve your place. The museum is not far from Se Cathedral – parking is very difficult in this area but you can get either tram 12 or 28 or a walk from Rossio metro. There is a cafe on the 4th floor if you wish to have coffee after.

Starts at: 10.30

Where: Museu do Aljube, Rua Augusto Rosa 42, Lisbon

Cost: free

Contact: Beverley

Contact 2: Jill




Lets Meet coffee morning


The next Lets Meet coffee is taking place in a beautiful beach front location at Opiparo at Sao Joao de Estoril hosted by Jeanine. Everybody is welcome and you just pay for whatever you would like to eat or drink. Hope to see you there

Starts at: 10.30

Where: Opiparo, Praceta Nuno Sousa Ribeiro, Sao Joao do Estoril

Contact: Jeanine



Souk Lunch



Join us for the next Tertulias and Tapas Angolan themed  lunch at Souk restaurant in Cascais.

As a Portuguese colony for centuries, Angolan cuisine bears Portuguese influences, using certain spices and methods of cooking. Still, other European and Asian cuisines have also left a mark in Angola’s culinary culture.


Calulu (fish soup)

Muamba de galinha (chicken Angolan stew)

Cocada Amarela (coconut and eggs dessert)

Vegetarian option (only available if requested upon confirmation) Beans with denden oil

Cost is 15 euros with wine and 12.50 with water and tea

Please RSVP by May 18 to Beverley at cultural

Starts at: 12.30

Ends at: 2.30

Where: Souk restaurant, Rua Alexandre Herculano 3B, Cascais

Cost: 12.50 or 15

Contact: Beverley




Lisbon Amigas Coffee morning


Join us for a Lisbon Amigas coffee – free entry just pay for your own refreshments and entry to the museum if you would like. All welcome for this lovely social coffee at the cafe in the National Museum of Ancient Art. Please confirm your attendance by email.

Starts at: 10.30am

Where: National Museum of Ancient Art, Rua das Janelas Verdes, Lisbon

Contact: Elina




Friends of the Environment day



Come and join us to paint our new sign and do some maintenance at the IWP plot at Cresmina-Guincho dunes. All equipment will be provided and you’ll be helping this great group.

Starts at: 10.00am

Where: Duna de Cresmina, Nucleo de Interpretacao, Rua da Areia, Crespina, Guincho-Cascais

Contact: Marsha









Hans and Manuela invite you to the longest running charity quiz in Cascais. Come on your own or as a team. If on your own, we will assist you in joining a team on the night. Max team size 7. Although the quiz is free, there is a voluntary collection for charity. All monies raised are administered by the IWP. There are no admin costs and 100% of your donations goes towards buying baby necessities for Casa da Soap Bercario, a registered charity helping needy families with infants. Your donation entitles you to a raffle ticket and you could win a handsome prize. It’s a great fun night out rather than a competitive quiz. Hope to see you there. Its upstairs in the Duke Restaurant and Pub.

Starts at: 8.30pm

Where: Duke Pub Cascais - Largo Luis de Camoes 8

Contact: Hans Lamers



Non IWP Event

International Fute Orchestra free concert


As the concert is free of charge, seats will be allocated on first come first served basis. However for those wishing to attend we will reserve the first rows of seats, so please reserve your seats asap by sending an email to and I will make sure that the reservation is noted down. In your email note that you are with the IWP.

Starts at: 1800

Where: Teatro Thalia, Estrada das Laranjeiras 211, Lisbon

Cost: free

Contact: Cristina Antolini