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Store Bededag- Great Prayer Day!

Rather than celebrate various Saints' days throughout May, here in Denmark we celebrate one ‘Great Prayer Day’. Store Bededag in Danish, the holiday falls on the fourth Friday after Easter. Traditionally, people wear new ‘spring’ clothes, take a walk outdoors and return home to enjoy 'varme hveder’- warm bread, baked specifically to mark the holiday. [...]

Fire Station Open Days coming up!

It finally looks like Spring has arrived here in Copenhagen, with blue skies and sunshine (ok, and some wind!) Spring brings with it a ton of fun cultural and family activities to explore around the city and suburbs. If you have children who would LOVE to visit a fire station, speak to a real Fireman [...]

New English-language kindergarten places in Copenhagen!

New English-language kindergarten places in Copenhagen!  It’s recently been announced that 12 new English-language nursery places and 46 new kindergarten places will be made available in Copenhagen Kommune. The English-language groups will be provided by two Danish childcare-centres in Copenhagen municipality- Børnebyen Vandværket (12 nursery and 22 kindergarten places) and Idrætsbørnehaven Bavnehøj (24 kindergarten places, focused [...]

Easter activities for everyone to enjoy!

If you're looking for Easter egg hunts and other fun family activities for Easter week, check out the link below. From art museums to Visit Carlsberg, there are Easter activities for everyone in the family to enjoy! http://www.visitcopenhagen.com/copenhagen/easter-break-copenhagen Your local libraries are likely to be hosting various Easter activities throughout the week too, so be sure [...]