10 December, 2-6pm: A Christmas afternoon for families

General News – Thursday, November 23rd, 2017


An afternoon for all generations full of surprises!

2-5:30pm: Children can craft their own Christmas presents, hear the Christmas story (in English, French and Swiss-German), sing hymns in Swiss and British tradition and carve their own Räbeliecht (turnip lantern)

4pm: Samichlaus (Father Christmas) and his Schmutzli will make a visit. He might even have little presents for the younger ones among the visitors and listen to their Sprüchli. Please sign up with Anna: anna.tomaschett@gmail.com by 5 December or on Eventbrite. (Parents: send Anna a little list about the nice and the naughty things your child has done and that the Samichlaus should know about!)

5:30pm: Räbeliechtliumzug (turnip parade) through Covent Garden

Hot drinks and snacks will be provided.

The event is free – donations are much appreciated.