2017 Summer Holiday Workshops

Photos of previous workshops

 

To reserve: please fill out the Reservation Form for 2017 Holiday Workshops - Children 3 to 5 Years

 

 
         

July/August, 2017 - Summer Holiday Workshops - Children 3 to 5 years

Workshops are conducted daily in English and French from 9h00 - 12h00.

JULY 
Monday - 10
Tuesday - 11
Wednesday - 12
Thursday - 13
Friday - 14
PIZZA

Flour, water, yeast, salt...put on your chef's hat and make, bake and eat pizza.

JAZZ DANCE

For boys and girls - a special guest dancer will show us how to MOVE to the music! Painting and costumes too.

CLASSICAL MUSIC

Come hear the story of Peter and the Wolf with our guest violinist.

GARDENING

What's your favorite color?  We will make a lovely flower basket for your summer window or balcony.

SANDCASTING

Today we use sand, stones, shells, and driftwood found on the beach to create a plaster cast of your hand!

Monday - 17
Tuesday - 18
Wednesday - 19
Thursday - 20
Friday - 21
T-SHIRTS: I ♥ Nyon

Paint your own cool T-Shirt and join in the fun with music and dancing.

PAINTING: Australia

Have you ever seen a kangaroo or platypus? Come do some dot-sponge painting and hear stories about the "land down under."

DOG DAY

Meet Phoebe, the gentle Swiss Mountain dog. Learn about dogs and how to behave around them.

CIRCUS: The Cat in the Hat

Surprise in a box! Come join the circus and meet The Cat in the Hat!

BUBBLES

Tiny bubbles...giant ones...get inside one! Make a bubble wand for your next picnic.

++++++++++++++++++++ SWISS WEEK  ++++++++++++++++++++
Monday - 24
Tuesday - 25
Wednesday - 26
Thursday - 27
Friday - 28
SWISS COOKBOOK

Come share our favorite recipes, bake some traditional cookies, and make a fun cookbook to take home.

Full

REAL-LIFE HEROES

Meet a real fireman who will tell you about his important work. Our project today is découpage using first-responder images.

Full

MOUNTAINS: The Alps

Do you know who lives there? Hear stories that inspire our imagination and make a mountain garden with rocks and special plants.

Full

CLAY: Down on the Farm

Today we make a model of a Swiss farm with fields, tractors, and your favorite farm animals.

3 places left

LANTERN MAKING

It's the Fête Nationale! We celebrate with traditional Swiss stories, food, and games. 

Full

Summer Workshop Break (July 29 - August 6)
AUGUST
Monday - 7
Tuesday - 8
Wednesday - 9
Thursday - 10
Friday - 11
CIRCUS: The Cat in the Hat

Surprise in a box! Come join the circus and meet The Cat in the Hat!

CLAY: Down on the Farm

Today we make a model of a Swiss farm with fields, tractors, and your favorite farm animals.

MUSIC: Drums

Today we make and decorate a rainmaker and learn about other percussion instruments of the world.

PAINTING

Colors, brushes, and sponges! Come decorate your own small stool.

PIZZA

Flour, water, yeast, salt...put on your chef's hat and make, bake and eat pizza.

Monday - 14
Tuesday - 15
Wednesday - 16
Thursday - 17
Friday - 18
PUPPET SHOW: Aladdin's Lamp

Make your own puppet - Aladdin, Princess Jasmine, the Genie, Jafar - and help us put on a puppet show!

BEES

How do they make honey? Melanie, the beekeeper, will teach us about these important and interesting insects.

GOLDFISH

Fish make great pets! Meet our guest fish, Charlie. Share fish stories and make a decorative eall hanging out of fabric.

DRAGON PIÑATA PARTY

Make one - break one! Help us celebrate the end of summer with dress-up, face-painting, and games.

DRAGON PIÑATA PARTY

Make one - break one! Help us celebrate the end of summer with dress-up, face-painting, and games.

 

Cost and conditions

The Chatterbox is offering creative workshops during the 2017 summer school holiday period. These workshops are conducted daily from 9h00 to 12h00 in both French and English. Children between the ages of 3 and 5 can participate. Space is limited to 12 children per workshop with a maximum of 10 workshops per child.

Note: Please dress your children appropriately; The Chatterbox cannot assume responsibility for stained, damaged or lost articles of clothing.

Price per workshop: Fr. 50.- (includes all materials and a snack). Payment must be made in advance upon receipt of bill using e-Banking (or "bulletin de versement" on demand).

To reserve: please fill out the Reservation Form for 2017 Holiday Workshops - Children 3 to 5 Years