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Meetup with other English-speaking expats living in the area. Come along, make new friends and enjoy a few laughs. There is a meet up nearly every night of the week, in Eindhoven, either for a drink, to play board games, to enjoy comedy night, to play some music with music with stranger and learn languages, but always for a laugh. Everyone is welcome. Come along and get involved! Come and join us - you will be made to feel very welcome!

The Hub Eindhoven is well established as the international living room of Eindhoven, where everyone is welcome. We believe that anyone should be able to feel at home and build a (social) network in the city of Eindhoven. So that’s what we are here for: to make you feel at home, to have fun, to help out and to let you build your social network. In order to do this, we organize many events ranging from language classes to music- and game nights, to meet up mornings for spouses.

Every year, over 20,000 visitors come to The Hub to participate in the various activities (https://thehubeindhoven.nl/event-directory/), all organized by a group of more than 100 volunteers. The Hub is also available as an event space for private and public parties.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us (https://thehubeindhoven.nl/contact/)!

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Music with Strangers -> Cancelled due to Corona measures

The Hub Eindhoven for Expats

We meet every Thursday at The Hub for jamming, playing songs, learning or just hanging out and having fun. Everyone is welcome! By default there is no agenda, but be aware there might be very few people at the start of the evening. If you join for the first time and would like an introduction please drop a message. Music with strangers is a community of international musicians, located in Eindhoven. It started in 2014 as an initiative to teach guitar at The Hub Eindhoven for Expats. The community has grown in size and complexity and expanded its range of activities from jamming to concerts. ==== WHY? ==== We believe in music and its power to create powerful bonds between people. We started out as a bunch of strangers. In time, our passion for music fueled friendships and vice versa. Our intention is to grow as musicians and as individuals, and have a good time whilst doing it. ==== HOW? ==== We cherish the diversity of our group, and believe diversity encourages creativity. We value our differences in culture and musical preference. We empower the community by offering a friendly environment where musicians can easily meet, jam and perform. ====WHAT? ==== The Jamming Thursdays at The Hub are a Thursday evening where we gather to rehearse, jam, inspire and meet each other. Anyone can join. We offer rehearsal rooms in The Hub (basement) and Popei for our members. We organize performances in Eindoven: PopEI (2x year), Altstadt, The Hub (2x year), and many others. The theme, organization and registration rules for each event vary. Any profits are used for the community. ==== Useful info ==== If you like the crowd and wish to participate in our activities you should be aware that: 1. You can contact info @ musicwithstrangers.com to explain your intentions and interests or ask for more information. Your mail will be automatically forwarded to a few core members, so already some people will be aware that you are coming. We will try to introduce you and show you around on that day, but basically it’s up to you to find your place in the group. 2. All communication is done via the internal Facebook group. It is highly recommended to join https://www.facebook.com/groups/musicwithstrangers/. A request to join must be approved by an admin. This is meant to protect the privacy of the members because we share information that could be considered private. Other reasons are potential spamming. Once you are a member, feel free to post to the group on musical / social / personal topics. 3. Register as a member of Music with Strangers association Music with Strangers is becoming an association, and you can register via this form https://goo.gl/forms/4ohyBexv12MSoaDF2. Membership is free. You can read the articles of association here: https://goo.gl/BRLBFD 4. Your involvement is welcome! There is a lot of potential to do wonderful things together as a group. Everything we did was always purely the volunteer work of passionate people. We are relying on support from within the community: we always welcome help in organizing events, sound engineering / stage help during performances. We also encourage members to take initiative in new activities in the benefit of community.

Cancelled this week: International Quiz Night

Café Restaurant Carrousel

Join the weekly International Quiz Night, every Thursday evening! (No need to RSVP, just walk in and join the fun) The International Quiz Night by Number 42 is a fun weekly event, hosted in English, with questions about everything from London to Beijing and from Beethoven to Lady Gaga. It has become a well known activity in Eindhoven, with players from all over the world joining in on the fun. Every week on Thursday evening we welcome over 100 quizzers, in teams of 2 - 5 players, that compete for some great sponsored prizes. You can bring your own team (2-5 people) or just come in alone and join one of the Mix & Match teams - the best way to meet new people. Our crew will happily introduce you to other players! Have a laugh and a drink, enjoy a fun night out and make new friends! No need to RSVP, just walk in and join the fun. The quiz is held at restaurant Carrousel on the Market Square (Markt 35, next to McDonalds). The quiz is from 8PM 'til 11PM and participation fee is €3,- per person. More information and weekly quiz-hints, ranking and pictures can be found at our Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/number42ehv/). We look forward to seeing you at one (or more!) of our International Quiz Nights!

Pub Crawl cancelled


The pub crawl will be organized every first Friday of the month, starting in S-Plaza. After S-Plaza we will visit different kind of bars in the center of Eindhoven and most of the time we finish in a live music or/and dancing bar. So if you are interested in meeting new people, socialize and discover the great nightlife of Eindhoven, than this will be the perfect event for you! Also beerlovers will be happy because we certainly gonna visit some good beer bars in Eindhoven. Time: we meet around 21.30h at S-Plaza and the pub crawl starts around 22h.

Meet Eindhoven News

Online event

Eindhoven News is an online website with DAILY NEWS in English about what is happening in Eindhoven and region. You can find also back ground articles and events on the website. Great to stay updated! The Eindhoven News team members and their fans met weekly on Mondays in the Student Hotel Eindhoven. Before Corona this is. If you like to talk to one of them, send a message to [masked]. We can set up an online meeting where we can chat or discuss.

Past events (8,093)

Speaking Dutch, a Daytime Class

The Hub Eindhoven

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