SILC Blog

April 6, 2018

Wednesday morning this week saw a committed group of SILC ladies gathering in the conference centre at Bangkok Patana School for the annual AGM.

As is usual at a SILC event, there was coffee & tea and a good variety of cake and other nibbles, this went down well with th...

March 23, 2018

Today we had the perfect Friday morning activity!  An acrylic pouring art workshop, hosted and taught by Galina at her home in Bangkok.

We all started out measuring the pouring medium carefully into our jugs, then got a little giddy choosing our allowance of 4 colours,...

March 8, 2018

There was real ambiance at Izakaya Teppen, Ekamai, when a group of Ladies from SILC met for dinner and celebrated International Women’s Day on March 8th, 2018!  

With the help of 2 Japanese ladies in the group plus 2 expat ladies with many years living in Japan bet...

January 15, 2018

The first coffee morning of 2018 appealed to anyone with a New Year resolution to eat more healthily.  

Chris from Raw & Honest gave a great talk on juices to an enthusiastic group of SILC ladies, and one very friendly cat! 

Details of how to order and get a great d...

October 30, 2017

There are obviously some budding cake designers amongst the SILC ladies! We had a fab morning making Halloween themed cupcakes under the expert guidance of cake designer extraordinaire - Aakriti Gupta Sultania

October 25, 2017

While sorting through a large box of past SILC newsletters today, I came across this interesting page about how the original SILC logo was designed.  It was created in 1993 by an Australian lady, Annette Hoare and the article explains the thinking behind the design....

October 16, 2017

Eight ladies descended on Master Toddy's Boxing Academy this morning for a rather different start to the week. But no one regretted the decision after the class. We learnt so much from the master and his willing tutors.  We defy anyone to get on the wrong side of us no...

October 8, 2017

For many years now SILC Welfare ladies Kay and Marianne have visited the Klong Toey Slums every two weeks to distribute oil, rice, tinned fish and a few other basics to those really in need.  This project was in conjunction with Sister Joan who knew exactly who was in...

August 29, 2017

Tues 29 August saw the SILC ladies back in action for the new school year, holding the Welcome Back Coffee Morning at Bangna Pride hotel in Bangna. 

With around 60 ladies attending the morning was a great success. 23 new ladies signed up to join us and many more new fri...

June 13, 2017

This week SILC Ladies attended the first tour organised by the new Tour Co-ordinators and, in true SILC style, it was another successful tour.  Shirley & Lek took our ladies on a tour of the Royal Barge Museum followed by a look at the flower market and lunch on the ri...