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Expat Winter Event – Ice skating workshop
Have you ever ice skated before? In your home country the temperatures might not drop as low as in the Netherlands for outdoor ice skating, and in the Netherlands it has been cold and snow just few days so far this winter so we would like to invite all expats to join us on the annual Winter Event of the Expat Center Twente!


 For who?
– all ages
– fun for the whole family
– no experience needed
  • Date: Saturday 4th February 
  • Time: 14:00-18.00
  • Address: IJsbaan Twente,  Colosseum 90 in Enschede.
  • Transport: close to the train station Enschede Kennispark. Large car park available.
Event programme
  • 14:00 arrival (rent skates)
  • 14:30 start workshop
  • 15:30 end workshop, start free skating
  • 16:30 end free skating, start dinner

Special price for expats! This includes the whole program (skate rental, workshop, free skating, soup and one drink)

  • children (untill age 15): € 10,00
  • adults (from age 16): € 17,50
  • meal and a drink only: € 10,00
  • payment in advance by transfer to:
Stichting WTC Twente
IBAN: NL87RABO0110742419
Reference:  ‘Expat Center Twente Winter Event”

Sign up

  • send us an email (January 27th the latest):
  • Stating: number of persons + age
  • whole programme or only meal?
  • dietary requirements

A confirmation will be send to you upon receiving payment.

We are closed from December 26 till January 1 (and so is also the IND office at the City Hall Enschede). You are welcome to visit us again starting January 2!

Happy hollidays to everyone! Fijne feestdagen!


Meet & Greet! meetgreet

Join us! We meet, have a drink and share a laugh! Its a great opportunity to make new friends from different parts of the world, exchange experiences and build your network.
When? (First Tuesday of every month)
January 10, 2017 (New Year Special)
February 7, 2017
March 7, 2017
April 4, 2017
Cafe Bar Celona, Oude Markt 8 in Enschede.
What Time?

As always: the first drink is on us !

The Expat Experience – All about Health Insurance!
Have you recently moved to the Netherlands and want to learn more about the Dutch health care system and insurances in general, or do you already have health insurance and want to adjust it ?
December is the month to make changes to your health insurance, but to do so, you need to be well informed.
In cooperation with AON, the Expat Center Twente organises an informative meeting about health care and insurances.

Join us @ The Expat Experience for an evening with information that matters !
Monday | 12-12-2016 | 19:00 -20.30

There is no charge to attend. So register fast on ( to reserve your seat!

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