connect, grow & thrive.

September at the LiLi Centre

Dear Members,

We have lots of great events taking place this September including a new theatre club for kids, art classes for all ages, book clubs, BBQs and more!

For any job seekers out there we will be hosting a JIFF Bootcamp and for the foodies amongst you, our first International Evening since the start of lockdown! Keep reading for more details…
Best wishes,


Starts 1. September – ABC Art Classes for Kids

Artists Be Creative – ABC Tutors are offering specialised art classes for kids every Wednesday at the LiLi Centre.

Time: 17:30 – 18:30
Cost: LiLi Members CHF 35.00 / Non-Members CHF 40.00
Sign up: abctutorsltd@gmail.com


Starts 1. September – ABC Art Classes for Teens

Artists Be Creative! Fun and engaging drawing and painting classes for teens. Every Wednesday at the LiLi Centre from 18:30 – 20:00.

Time: 18:30 – 20:00
Cost: LiLi Members CHF 45.00 / Non-Members CHF 60.00
Sign up: abctutorsltd@gmail.com


Starts 4. September – LWTC Kids Theatre Classes

We are back! Full of optimism that this year we will be able to experience lots of Christmas cheer with our children’s theatre production. This year we will be showing our very own production of “The Twisted Tales of a Toothless Monster”.  A fun look at traditional tales with a twist.

The shows will be on November 27 & 28, these are full days of theatre, plus there will be at least one full day of dress rehearsal to be announced.

We look forward to hearing back whether your child/ren is/are interested in taking part in this year’s production.

Time: 10:30 – 12:00
Cost: CHF 180.- for LiLi Centre Members / CHF 250.- for Non Members

If you are interested please contact us at kidsclass@lwtc.ch or sign up below.

Sign up here




Saturday 4. September – Painting Workshop

Have you always wanted to catch up with your artistic skills or inclinations but didn’t really get the chance? Maybe it’s time you give it a chance and join us for a relaxing painting class with artist Amalia Maciuca. She will teach you the basic steps of painting in a friendly atmosphere where you can learn and make new friends.

Time: 17:00 – 19:00
Cost: CHF 50 for LiLi Centre Members / CHF 55 for non members


Starts 7. September – All-Season Swimming

Our weekly swimming group returns on Tuesday 7. September for a refreshing dip in the lake! The group meet at 12:00 in front of the LiLi Centre to swim together at Ufschötti. After the swim, there is the option to grab a takeaway vegan lunch!

Time: 12:00 – 13:00
Cost: Free


Wednesday 8. September – French Book Club – Club de lecture

The group will meet at the LiLi Centre from 19:00 – 21:00. To sign up, please send an email to bookwifey@yahoo.co.uk (if you would like to join this event via Zoom please ask for the log in details when you sign up!)


Saturday 11. & 25. September – [ONLINE] Recovery Sharing Circle for Women

Join us for community, grounding and support today! Connection is more important than ever in this time of social distancing. You are not alone.

Send an email to karen@karenkurzmeyer.com for more details and the Zoom log in details. 


Saturday 11. September – JIFF Bootcamp

So much to learn at our next JIFF Bootcamp including how to prepare your CV for the Swiss market, different types of interviews and the best strategies to highlight your skills, experience, and personality. 

Time: 9:00 – 16:30
Cost: LiLi Members CHF 80.00 Non-Members CHF 120.00

Sign up here

Monday 13. September – International Book Club 

How about getting together once a month to discuss novels featuring different countries and cultures by authors from all over the world? We will make our way around the globe, exploring and exchanging our thoughts. You can join this event in person at the LiLi Centre or online via Zoom. 

Time: 19:30 – 21:30
Cost: Free

Sign up here

Come along and meet fellow new members for this networking and social evening.  Those who wish to stay for our Wednesday evening BBQ afterwards are invited to do so, please just make sure to sign up in advance! We will be sending out an invitation to our new members to attend.

Time: 18:00 – 19:30


Saturday 18. September – Drawing Workshop

Learning how to draw can be a very important step in your process of creation. During our Drawing classes you will learn how to use some basic techniques in order to build a portrait or use the proper types of shading. Sign up for a relaxing drawing class with artist Amalia Maciuca and be part of our challenging drawing groups where you can often find our inspiration with a refreshing drink and meet new people.


Saturday 25. September – International Evening

We are excited to announce that we will be hosting our first International Evening since the start of lock-down! The theme will be Middle Eastern cuisine and it promises to be a great evening with wonderful food. CHF 35.- per person. More details on the website soon! 


And, of course, don’t forget all of our regular events which you can find on our calendar.

Would you like to find out more about the LiLi Centre? Please feel free to contact us or drop by.

Your Lili Centre Team 

P.S. There will be no Wednesday Evening BBQ on 29. September! 

charlie.hartmann@livinginluzern.swiss

Charlie Hartmann is the managing director of the Livingin organisation which focuses on helping international residents connect, grow and thrive in Switzerland.

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