This March 17, 18, we will teach our first workshop at Universe 9 in Hergiswil, along with guest teacher Nica Berndt-Caccivio, who will be introducing somatic practices rooted in Cranial Sacral techniques. The workshop also features a combination of Qi Gong, basic stretching, strengthening and calming of the body; Action Theater, where the body creates theatrical expression from moment to moment experiences; and Japanese Avant-Garde practices such as Noguchi Taiso, which utilizes the image of water and wave as the basis for motion.
Living in Switzerland and wishing you could enjoy one of our national past-times? LiLi and "My Mountains" have teamed up to give LiLi Members a FREE Beginners Ski Lesson. This lesson will be open to a maximum 5 students, ages 16+ and will be taught buy a professional instructor. Participants will be required to provide: Own transportation to/from Engelberg, Ski, and Lift tickets.
Starting 6. February 2018 the Lili Centre will be offering a survival German beginners class on Tuesday afternoons! Native speaker Jill Diederich is offering a crash course at the LiLi Centre for newcomers who not only want to learn some basic German, but also need some help navigating daily life here in Switzerland.
On the 19. February 2018 we will be starting a new English conversation group at the Lili Centre! The group will be lead by native English speaker Lucy Ferguson. Each week Lucy will send participants a question, theme, or a news article (in English) ahead of time to be discussed in the group. The group will offer a relaxed, friendly environment for people to gain confidence and experience of speaking in an informal setting. Come along and join the conversation!
On Sunday 4. March Claudia Förtig will be leading a snowshoeing hike in the beautiful area of Maria-Rickenbach. What better way to experience the snow and be close to nature!
The group will meet at 10:00 at the Luftseilbahn Dallenwil-Niederrickenbach (6383 Dallenwil), which is 30 minutes drive from Luzern. From there the gondola ride to Maria-Rickenbach is 8 minutes. The snowshoeing hike itself will take around 2 – 2 1/2 hours at a relaxed pace. There will be a lunch break at the Restaurant Pilgerhaus.
'How can I help my child with homework if I don't speak German?'
'Is bilingual school the best option for Expat children?'
Choosing the right school option is crucial to the well-being of expat families. Stefanie, an education consultant and teacher with extensive experience in the local and international school system, talks about pros and cons of public versus private schools and helps you to make sense of the local school system.