Tag: Language no Problem

Buurtkamer Corantijn also speaks English!

You want to participate in the neighbourhood but don’t speak Dutch (yet)?
Many activities in the Buurtkamer are also suitable for non-native speakers. Most activities are free. Do you have a question? Mail to info@buurtkamercorantijn.nl.

On this page you will find a few activities that are especially aimed at people who do not speak Dutch. Do you want to organize an activity for this target group yourself? Check possibilities via info@buurtkamercorantijn.nl.

Between September 29 and October 30, West Verbindt! connects people all over Amsterdam West. Below the activities in the Postjesbuurt:

Neighbourhood drinks (‘Buurtborrel’) – Language no problem! – Thursday, September 29, 2022 17:30 – 20:00
You like to have a drink with your neighbours but feel insecure about speaking Dutch? In this special edition of the monthly ‘Buurtborrel’ we will ensure that internationals like you are extra welcome. We will speak English and Dutch and maybe other languages!

Guided Tour through our neighbourhood in English – Saturday, October 8, 2022 at 12:00
Get to know our neighbourhood during a walk with the Buurtgids (Neighbourhood Guide). Language: English. Please reserve your free place via info@buurtkamercorantijn.nl.

Buurtpuzzeltocht – Puzzle Tour – Language no problem! – Sunday October 16, 2022 at 14:00
In a multi-language (English, Dutch, German?) puzzle tour (about an hour of leisurely walk) you will learn all kinds of interesting facts about our neighbourhood (called the West-Indische Buurt or Postjesbuurt). After that enjoy a delicious treat in the Buurtkamer! Please reserve your free place via info@buurtkamercorantijn.nl.

Neighbourhood drinks (‘Buurtborrel’) – Language no problem! – Thursday, October 27, 2022 17:30 – 20:00
After a month full of activities we hope to have generated more connections in the neighbourhood. Meet your neighbours and have a drink!

Schilderworkshops voor kinderen door Amsterdam Tales

-English text below-
Is jouw kind (tussen 4 en 8 jaar) de volgende Van Gogh? Doe mee met de leuke schilderworkshops van Amsterdam Tales! Kunstenares Laura García laat bij elke workshop verschillende technieken  (zoals acryl, tempera, pastel, inkt) zien, dus elke workshop is anders. Taal is geen probleem, de voertaal is Engels, maar er wordt ook Nederlands en Spaans gesproken.
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