Kirstine Då, who is project coordinator for International Citizen Service, announced yesterday the upcoming schedule of events organized by Xpat Network North (XNN), for which Aalborg Kommune has recently taken over responsibility. The program includes a variety of activities for expats in the North Jutland region and all are invited to join those that interest them. Below is the program as it stands; I will also include individual events in my ‘recent & upcoming in Aalborg’ series shortly before they take place. Please note that if you are on Facebook but not already a member of FB’s Xpat Network North group, you may send a request through the site to join.
|25 April||16:00-18:00||Go to the movies at the library||Danish film with English subtitles will be shown||Small cinema at Aalborg Main Library||Check XNN’s Facebook page for more info||Free|
|29 April||17:00-19:00||Tax seminar||Hints and tips on taxes in DK, with focus on the forthcoming tax return (selvangivelse); run by Magnus Vagtborg of United Tax Network||AKKC (Aalborg Kultur og Kongrescenter) Europa Plads 4, 9000 Aalborg||Email Kirstine Då by 22 April||Free|
|6 May||16:30-17:30||Guided tour at the library||Learn about all the facilities and services available to you at the main public library||Aalborg Main Library||Check XNN’s Facebook page for more info||Free|
|9 May||17:00-???||Casual social get-together||Meet Kirstine and other expats for a chat and a drink||John Bull Pub||Just show up||Pay for your own drinks and food|
|21 May||16:30-19:45||Family sports event||Parents and children ages 5 and up get together and learn new dance moves with an English-speaking instructor. There will also be a chance to enjoy a soft drink and a sandwich with other families after the dancing session.||Tårnhøjhallen in Aalborg Øst||More information to come||Free|
|4 June||17:00-??||Casual social get-together||Meet Kirstine and other expats for a chat and a drink||Folkets Parlament||Just show up||Pay for your own drinks and food|
|12 June||16:30-19:30||An evening on ‘the weirdness of Danes’||Puzzling and funny aspects of Danish culture and norms will be highlighted and participants will work together on a task||Not yet known||More information to come||Small fee|