Every year, our agency holds 6 to 8 activities to give the Au pairs a unique Dutch cultural experience and most of the events are free.
Due to the Corona Pandemic some of our events were cancelled.According the the Dutch government measures events are not allowed until 1st September. Please check the alternative arrangements we have made for our Au Pairs below.
Welcome and Coaching Event – ‘Samen’
Welcome and Coaching event – ‘Samen’ – We explore the Culture of the Netherlands, play games and get to know each other as Au Pairs start their journey in being an Au Pair.
Online Culture Coaching Sessions
We have virtual culture coaching sessions for our Au Pairs to learn about the Dutch Culture and Au Pair life. We also interact about the various exciting and challenging things they go through. We have conducted 4 sessions in March and April. We will continue doing this every last Saturday of every other month.
Conversational Language Lessons
Free Language lessons with professional teachers are on-going until the end of May . This is an opportunity to learn cultural aspects through language learning. 3 groups of lessons every week are conducted with 5 Au Pairs in each group for Dutch and Business English
Every last Friday of the month, we invite Au Pairs to share about their culture. These conversations will be in English to exchange the Au Pairs home culture with their peers.We also share experiences and discuss different cultural activities they participate in with their host family.
Visit to Volendam ( Trying Dutch Traditional Costumes)
A visit to a small fishing town Volendam. We will have a free City Walking Tour to explore history . An opportunity to dress up in traditional Dutch attire and capture the memory in a studio at Volendam. Drinks will be provided.
Best Video Competition for Au Pairs
Au Pairs are invited to make a video of their life in Holland. The Places they visited, food they enjoy, the cultural experiences, every day life and other interesting things in their stay in Holland. One winner would be selected and announced during the Sinterklaas Event. Exciting gift for the winner.
Sinterklaas Party with Bowling
A fun Sinterklaas party to experience the traditional holiday of Holland. Bowling, Lunch/Dinner and gift exchange will take place.