Open Day at tennis club Thor de Bataaf

Tennis club Thor de Bataaf organises an Open Day on Sunday 29th of March. From 12:00 till 16:00 hrs anyone can familiarise themselves with the club’s excellent facilities. Those who become a new Thor de Bataaf-member during the Open Day, will receive a reduction on the registration fee.

Walking Dinner Statenkwartier

It is with great pleasure that we look back on the successful 5th Walking Dinner Statenkwartier March 2014. We will remember it for lots of lovely cooking, eating, drinking, walking and chatting. New contacts were made and friendships born. An interesting mix of old and new Statenkwartier residents and expats.

St Patrick’s Day Festival, Ireland in The Hague

Get your shamrocks out for another great Irish festival with music and dancing on Sunday, 15 March for the St. Patrick’s Day Festival on the Grote Markt. The event is free of charge.


8 March Festival

Female emancipation and empowerment will take centre stage during The Hague’s International Women’s Day celebrations on Sunday, 8 March 2015. The theme for 2015 is ‘Women and freedom’.


Calling all volunteers for NLdoet

Try your hand at working as a volunteer for a day on 20 and 21 March in The Hague and see how much fun and worthwhile volunteer work can be.

Movies that Matter Festival

This year’s Movies that Matter Festival will take place from 20 to 28 March in Filmhuis Den Haag and Theater aan het Spui. The Movies that Matter Festival, the successor to the Amnesty International Film Festival, is an annual film and debate festival about human rights and human dignity.

“Naturally afro & curly hair is our passion”

In the Javastraat, near the Frederickstraat, you will find the Sheado Natural Hair Spa & Salon, where they specialize in naturally curly and afro hair. This means that everyone with these hairtypes, no matter the ethnicity, is welcome to get a treatment, consultation or a haircut.



Literary encounter with philosopher John Gray

Writers Unlimited and The Hague Public Library will host a literary encounter between British author John Gray and Dutch journalist Bas Heijne on Monday, 9 March in the library. The theme will be: ‘Can we change the world?’.

City-Pier-City Race on 8 March

The largest running event of The Hague takes place on Sunday, 8 March 2014 and organisers are expecting 35,000 participants and thousands of spectators. Drivers should anticipate road closures and delays.

DFAS lecture on ‘The Glasgow Boys’

Art historian Julian Halsby will give a lecture on Scottish painting on Tuesday, 10 March in the Cultural Centrum Warenar in Wassenaar.

Sports & relax on high level

Max Health Club last year embarked on a major renovation. A whole team still is hard at work for a few weeks to transform this unique location to the most luxurious sports club of The Hague and surroundings.

Expata, live like a local

Established by The Local Expat’s founder and editor Michiel Martijn and partner Diana Karens, Expata is The Hague’s newest professional residential letting agent dedicated to helping newcomers to the city find a home and get settled as quickly and painlessly as possible.