What’s On for Families: Zurich

Here are a variety of upcoming events and activities in and around Zurich. We also have a list of indoor play centres and other family places to go on our Things to Do in Zurich page. Outdoor Activities Christmas Markets Zurich and surrounding towns Nov. 23 – Dec. 23 Dates and locations of the Singing…

What’s On for Families: Basel

Events, Theater & Performances Theater Arlecchino presents: Pippi Langstrumpf Oct. 21 to Feb. 7, Saturdays, Sundays and Wednesdays at 14:30 Wettrenne – oder: Haas & Igel, wer isch dr Schnäller? Dec. 5, 12 and 19 at 10:00 Dr Santiglaus kunnt ins Theater Dec. 6 at 17:30 Silberbüx Dec. 10 at 11:00 and 14:30 Froschkönig –…

Playgroups: Canton Schwyz

Cheeky Chops Playgroup, Wilen Cheeky Chops doesn’t currently meet  but via the Facebook page you can connect with other parents in the local area. Contacts: Facebook page               Website (Info current June 2017) Lachen Leapfrogs Address: Pfarreiheim Gerbi in Lachen at Kirchweg 1 ,        2nd floor. Parking is avalaible at      the lake closer to the church or at the…

What’s On: Christmas Markets

Swiss Christmas Markets 2016 These dates have not been modified for 2017 but the links to the information should take you to the current dates. Basel Christmas Market: Held at the Barfüsserplatz and Münsterplatz in Basel. 24 November through 23 December, open daily from11:00 – 20:30. A breathtakingly ornamented Christmas tree, designed by Johann Wanner, is…

Playgroups: Canton Aargau

Custom Kids Address: Landstrasse 51, 5420 Ehrendingen (close to Baden) Day, time: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 8:45-11:15 Contacts: Erica Hofstetter | erica@customkids.ch | www.customkids.ch https://www.facebook.com/customkids.switzerland  Cost:  CHF36.- per week for one 2 1/2 hour playgroup morning Language: English Description: Our playgroup includes story time, crafts, singing, exciting activities and free play, all of which encourage the children…

Playgroups: Canton Zug

International Mums & Kids Club of Zug Address: Downstairs at the Christlicher Treffpunkt, Zugerstr. 64a Day, time: Age specific playgroups meet weekly from 9:30-11:30am except Wed 10-11:30am, 0-5 years Contacts: Diverse playgroup leaders so please use this general email address: info@imkc.ch. Website: www.imkc.ch Spielgruppe Schmetterling Address: Wihelstrasse 3, 6318 Walchwil Day, time: Spielgruppe (in German) every weekday morning from 8:30…

Things to Do: Canton Basel

  First Aid Course Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) for Babies, Children & Adults – Sept 25, 2017 in Basel. Website. Speilzeug Welten Museum Basel. An adorable toy museum with thousands of toys on display including teddy bears, doll houses, and miniatures. See website for details. Sole Uno Thermalbad Relaxing thermal baths with lots of special features…

Things to Do: Canton Geneva

Pregnant Women Birth Preparation Courses in Geneva – A relaxed, friendly ten hour group course that helps expectant parents learn about healthy living in pregnancy; understand about the healthcare system in Switzerland for pregnant women; have their questions about labour and birth answered; prepare for the first days with their new baby; get advice and tips…

Things to Do: Canton Schwyz

  Great playgrounds in Canton Schwyz in English click here Alpamare Pfäffikon Is a water park with a variety of water slides, mostly indoors. Outdoors has heated pools. Suitable for children aged over 5. Young children need to be accompanied by adults on the slides. Website Bowling-Billiard Center Schindellegi A regular bowling alley! Chaltenbodenstrasse 10,…