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What’s Savvy: Friday, January 8th – Friday, January 15th (Lockdown Edition)

by City Savvy Luxembourg

Pick One: Sunday Puppy Class

If you have a medium to large breed puppy at home and you want to teach him to behave, this 8-week course is exactly for you. Create the best team with an enthusiastic professional dog trainer Ingrid. Learn to train your dog with positive reinforcement and create an important foundation between you and your companion. And the best part is that you get to meet other dog lovers.

Where: The Dog House by Ingrid, 15 Pierre Notting, Luxembourg (Kirchberg)
When: 8-week course from Sunday, January 10th until Sunday, February 28th, see the schedule here
How: Book your place via info@thedoghouse.lu
Cost: 300€, the price includes the book ‘Best Day Everyday’ and a high-quality tug toy from Jami Hundsport

Pick Two: New Year’s Concert by Luxembourg Chamber Orchestra

Remember the festive atmosphere of the holidays with Luxembourg’s Chamber Orchestra who invites you to immerse yourself into excerpts from Bach’s Christmas Oratorio and other pieces of classical and secular music. Conducted by Peter Whelan, enjoy celebrating the New Year with holiday tunes.

Where: Online live-stream event hosted by CAPE – Centre des Arts Pluriels Ettelbruck
When: Sunday, January 10th at 5 pm
Cost: FREE

Pick Three: Startup School for Seniors

Advantages of Age is a British social enterprise that was created to challenge the media narrative around aging. It started as a website platform for older people who couldn’t relate to the stereotypical age-bias of our society. Since then they developed programs that focus on helping older people discover different paths to employment. If you have a business idea and want to turn it into reality, you can try this 8-week course with weekly Zoom meetings, qualified mentors, and the students’ community.

Where: Online event hosted by Advantages of Age
When: 8-week course, starts on Monday, January 11th at 9 am
How: Information about the course and booking here
Cost: FREE

Pick Four: A Virtual Tour: Amsterdam & the Netherlands

Do you miss traveling? Try a live bike tour in the Netherlands from the comfort of your home. Enjoy discovering Amsterdam’s charming architecture and magical atmosphere of houseboats, flowers, wonderful cafes and restaurants. You will also visit the most famous Anne Frank House, the Van Gogh Museum, the Rijksmuseum, the Royal Palace and even the Red Light District. Outside of the city, you will discover a picturesque atmosphere of village houses in the Netherland.

Where: Online event streamed hosted by Virtual Tour – Live
When: Tuesday, January 12th at 5 pm Eastern time = 11 pm local time
Cost: FREE

Pick Five: Forest Hike

If the weather allows you, grab some food and water in your backpack and enjoy the countless benefits of a forest hike: from boosting your energy, improving sleeping, reducing stress to lowering your blood pressure, and increasing your ability to focus. Moreover, it is a great way to burn all the calories from the holiday festivities. Kalktuffquelle Loop is a very easy 1 hour and 20-minute hike at the beginner level for the whole family.

Where: Kalktuffquelle Loop from Waldbillig, find details of the hike at komoot.com

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