Agenda

Alternative Guide to Rotterdam

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Fri 31 October

NerdNight: Exceptional stories of everyday heroes

NerdNight is for everyone, that is interested in everything.

While having a slice of pizza and a few beers, you can listen to amazing stories from people with real passions. These passions go from having an insanely big model train collection, to following NASA’s Curiosity for 10 hours a day and everything in between.

Thu 23 October

ROTTERDAM BURNERS CAFÉ

On 9th of October RAAF hosts the Rotterdam Burners Café (Burners Café) for all the people that are interested in being part of the Burning Man Festival Community.

Tue 23 September

Eurosport: Fit for just 1 euro!

Every week artist Jeroen Kuster presents a bootcamp and workouts in and around Worm. Squats, push-ups, burpees and legrolls: after this workout you will feel fit and all just for 1 euro! Every Tuesday at WORM.

See you there.

Thu 25 September

Nazomeravond at Urbannerdam

Creating new opportunities for do it yourself dwellings in Rotterdam

Tue 16 September

The 7 Weeks, walk 3

Do Something Refreshing for 7 weeks (1-2hrs a week) in a row Join once, or sometimes or EVERY TIME!

Fri 12 September

V. Vale - RE/Search Publications

“I look at books not as books, but as conversations.”

Editor, interviewer-writer, graphic designer, historian, photographer and pianist V. Vale (US) will treat us to an evening of stories and converstions on his pubishing activities since 1977.

Fri 03 October

YA book club #1 The Bunker Diary

We look forward to discussing the book with all the YA lovers showing up. We’ll start at 19:00 in Donner (Coolsingel 119) and the night will have to end when the store closes at 21:00. Joining the book club is completely free and everyone is welcome.

Wed 10 September

The 7 Weeks

7 weeks (1-2 hrs a week) in a row. Join once, or sometimes or EVERY TIME!

Sat 13 September

You win some, you lose some, a storytelling project about happiness

Working closely together with some of Rotterdam’s marginal citizens, documentary producers Lieke van Pruijssen and Bieke Versloot have explored the theme of ‘how to achieve happiness’ for a year. What role does coincidence play? What do we do to get a grip on life and to shape our fate?

Wed 03 September

VONK - share your ideas with a social entrepreneur

VONK is an evening where a social entrepreneur shares a real life case with the audience. Using the crowd’s creativity and expertise, ideas are shared and new connections are made. VONK topics are inspired by plays and performances in the Rotterdamse Schouwburg.

Thu 04 September

Boost!

Do you like to share your experiences with other creative entrepreneurs? Are you looking for business tips? Follow the intervision course Boost!. During five meetings 6-8 people and a coach discuss work-related questions. Examples of themes are: selling your work, increase your income and copyright. Boost! helps the participants to find answers and best practices. Every meeting takes two hours. If you want to join send an email to delocatedart@hotmail.com.

Mon 25 August

This Happened Rotterdam #4

After your wonderful holiday we invite you back to WORM for This happened Rotterdam #4. On Monday August the 25th we are proud to present you an evening of fascinating projects to enjoy and discuss.

Wed 17 September

YPR kickoff: commencement speech by Mayor Aboutaleb

“Rotterdam is a young, innovative city that thrives on the inspiration of young professionals. One thing is clear: to attract and retain their talent and creativity, networking is vital. YPR is a distinctive network where young Rotterdam professionals can meet and get inspired to work in this vibrant international city.” - Mr A. Aboutaleb, Mayor of Rotterdam

Fri 29 August

Oblique international meeting: Other forms of Exchange

Meeting with several speakers about ‘Other forms of exchange’. Do you always need money or are there others ways we can think off to make out lives work? Different speakers tell us about there projects with alternative ways to exchange.

Thu 10 July

PZI screening

The Fertile Nexus is a presentation of video works selected by Graham Kelly in dialogue with his installation in the exhibition Kairos Time at Tent, Rotterdam.

Sat 19 July

This is South/DITISZUID: Tours through the South of Rotterdam

RAAF is not only about art, good food and culture, we also take you exploring through the South part of our city.

Wed 04 June

My City, My Heart

More often Rotterdam appears in top 10 must-see cities of the world. Ofcourse we are very proud of that. But what determines our perception of the city and how can this be influenced? Creative Factory presents the 4th of June: My City, My Heart.

Thu 22 May

Thursday Special + Kitchentable Dinner

Are you searching your heart out for a suitable vacancy? Does every job interview end up in a disaster?

Sun 11 May

THEE SALON goes.. Greek!

In Greece long long looong time ago, Agora (market) was a gathering place where athletic, artistic, spiritual and political ideas could be freely expressed.

On the 11th of May we will freely talk and express our ideas with a tasty cup of soup or tea at Koffie5Euro.

Sat 03 May

Shut up & Write @ KingKong Hostel

It’s time to write! And you know that nothing gets you writing better than peer pressure and a complete hour of silence.