Associations and organisations to meet in 2019 - many more to be announced!
International Community supports expats and their families during their stay in the Aarhus region. We create social and professional networks to the benefit of expats through a wide range of events, seminars and online activities. No less than 4,000 people are part of International Community. www.internationalcommunity.dk
Spouse Community Aarhus is a community of enthusiastic international spouses and accompanying partners from across the globe who have each made Aarhus their home. Spouse Community Aarhus aims to create an active, engaging and inclusive community that connects new and established spouses. www.spousecommunityaarhus.dk
Studenterhus Aarhus is the place to be for all students and young people in Aarhus - we are an international house where you can throw parties, meet your friends in the café, join International Night, Board Game Café, concerts or another of the more than 100 cultural events we host every year. We also have a bar with more than 250 specialty beers - for young and old.
University International Club (UIC) and International Academic Staff Service (IAS)
At Aarhus University's stand you will meet both the University International Club (UIC) and International Academic Staff Services (IAS). Here you will learn about the different activities and services available for the international staff at Aarhus University, their families and friends. Among our many offers we will inform you about the UIC events, our newsletter, the International Playgroup and the Expat Partner Programme.
We are Swap Language - a free website where you can find a language partner in your own city.
The best way to learn languages is to speak it - with native speakers!
So find your language partner today on the website, and swap language at the local café tomorrow.
The women's Museum's Cultural Meetings
The Women’s Museum’s Cultural Meetings – A Mentor Program for internationals and refugees.
A mentor relationship consists of two women: a mentee (you) and a mentor (another woman).
The mentee has a dream and a goal for her life in Denmark. Example: take an education, understand the Danish culture, find a job or become better at speaking Danish.
The mentor guides and assists the mentee as well as giving her inspiration.
Do you want to know more? Please write to firstname.lastname@example.org
Kulturkammerater / Culture Buddies
Kulturkammerater, or “Culture buddies,” is a new, groundbreaking concept that brings together newcomers to Aarhus while you explore a cultural site or a leisure activity. Get an intercultural connection or maybe even a new friend - across age, gender and national background - while you gain better knowledge of the culture and leisure scene of your new city! Who will join you on your adventure? And where will you go - to ARoS, Den Gamle By (The Old Town) or…? You won’t know before we send you off!
CLAVIS language & competence
CLAVIS is a language center located in Aarhus, Copenhagen and Roskilde. We offer Danish Education, FVU (Forberedende Voksenundervisning) and private lessons etc.. The tuition matches our student’s everyday life with classes in daytime, evening, weekends and online. www.clavis.org /phone: +45 4173 8100 / email: email@example.com
Aarhus Toastmasters Club
Enhance your competitive position by joining our club that together with 16,600 clubs in 143 countries supports you in the continuous pursuit of communication and leadership excellence. Join as a guest, meet new people, network with Danes and internationals and guests from other Toastmasters clubs around the world
The International Employment Unit, Jobcenter Aarhus
At the jobcenter we offer individual career counseling and inspirational workshops to citizens receiving benefits. In addition we assist companies in recruiting. At our stand you can receive guidance concerning solicited and unsolicited job hunting, the job interview, networking and elaboration on application and CV. Do not hesitate to bring along your application material.
Work in Denmark
Do you need help making it work in Denmark? Do you need help getting started in Denmark? Then let us help you. Workindenmark offers job search inspiration and helps you with the paper work. We will be happy to assist you in case you have questions about living and working in Denmark.
VisitAarhus runs a volunteer programme to support the blooming cultural- and business-life in the city and for pleasure and benefit of the whole of Aarhus, guests and citizens.
Meet some of the people behind the volunteer programme, and explorer the many activities where you can join as a ReThinker volunteer.
Sign Up: https://www.rethinkers.dk/skriv-dig-op-her/
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Frivilligcenter Aarhus/Volunteer Center Aarhus is an independent, local NGO. We support, coordinate and promote local associations working with humanitarian, social and health improving purposes - and act as guide for citizens who need help or want to volunteer. https://frivilligcenteraarhus.dk/
VisitAarhus is the official tourist organization in Aarhus. Meet us to a talk about the wonderful city you are about to or already live in. Ask us anything about culture, shopping, restaurants, events etc. www.visitaarhus.com
Sports and leisure
AGF - sports club
AGF is an old sports club (established in 1880), that currently features Athletics, Basketball, Football (Soccer), Gymnastics, Team Handball, Swimming and Tennis. You’ll find us at three different locations in Aarhus, with Fredensvang, where we have our clubhouse, as the main site.
ForeningsMentor International, The Sports and Leisure Department, City of Aarhus
Meet ForeningsMentor International (Association Mentors) who helps children from 6 to 17 years of age in finding the right association for their leisure activity. We can show you the way - or you can get a more personal guidance from a volunteer Mentor.
Sport – the best way to combine leisure time and social life!Idrætssamvirket Aarhus is a common interest organization for all sports clubs in the City of Aarhus. Sport clubs in Denmark are organized by volunteers. Maybe you would like to help? Get information about all the different kinds of sports and training opportunities you and your family can find in the region of Aarhus.Get help finding the right sports club near your home or work. Maybe the next new sport for you or your children is right here! Sport in Aarhus is for all ages at all levels.
MISA - Marselis International Scouts Aarhus
Marselis International Scouts of Aarhus (MISA)
Do you also love outdoor activities, adventure and making friends?Then scouting at Marselisspejderne is just the place for you. Marselis iInternational Scouts of Aarhus (MISA) is for children with another native language than Danish, who want to be part of a Danish scout unit. You will learn about nature, craftmanship, orienteering, climbing, health, first-aid, cooking, ang living in the outdoors. We also train social skills, active citizenship, teamwork and leadership. We meet every week and have scouts at all ages.
DUI Youth Aarhus
DUI Youth Aarhus is a club for teens between 13 and 18 interested in the world around them. We speak English, cook different foods, explore Aarhus, and try new things together. We are open Mondays and Thursdays from 6pm to 10pm on Nordborggade in Langenæs.
Aarhus Ravens Lacrosse
We are the Aarhus Ravens and we are crazy about lacrosse.
Lacrosse? Essentially, lacrosse is about being a TEAM, everybody is welcome! We have both a men’s and a women’s team and are always happy about new players. Curious? Just join for practice!
Jysk Akademisk Fægteklub / Jutland's Academic Fencing Club (JAF)
Fencing has been around for several millennia and developed into one of the world’s safest sports since its bloody roots in the era of the musketeers. Fencing can be practiced by everyone from playful children to adults seeking excitement and fun to ambitious athletes aiming to be elite practitioners – we encourage everyone to try! At Jutland's Academic Fencing club (JAF) we offer the first month of training for free and reduced membership for students.
Aarhus Kin-Ball Forening
Come try KIN-BALL! We're a small sports club in Aarhus who enjoying playing KIN-BALL. Basically, you hit around a giant ball on a court and try to catch it while shouting out French designations. Sounds confusing? Come see for yourself! We play every Tuesday evening in Brabrand.
Annual membership 900 kr. Only 450 for students! And you even get 4 free trial sessions!
Pro Pace International Choir
ProPace Aarhus International Choir is an ambitious, energetic and amateur music community. We aim to integrate people from all over the world living in Denmark. By singing in different languages the choir spreads peace, joy and tolerance. ProPace choir is free to attend and everybody is welcome - no age, background, music experience restrictions. We meet on Monday evenings at Folkestedet.
If you don't want to join our choir but you like our concept, you can join our ProPace Community either as a volunteer or as a member to be a part of our big international music family. We often meet casually to sing, explore our cultures, take part in events and happenings or simply spend hyggelig time together! ProPace is part of the project Sangfællesskaber for alle ("music communities for everyone") supported by TrygFonden, Sangkraft Aarhus, LærDansk and Sangens Hus.