Join Live Chats with Our Local Experts

As part of the virtual Expat Family Market, we are excited to offer you the chance to meet our local experts via Live Chats (on Instagram) and have the opportunity to ask your questions, get helpful answers & build up your local network - all online! 

Moving to Amsterdam

Tuesday, March 30th 

19:30 CET

Live on Instagram with

Lana Huf from Amsterdam Family Assistance &

Whether you are relocating to Amsterdam from abroad or moving within the city, maybe even purchasing your own home in The Netherlands, there are a lot of things to consider! 

Join our Live Chat with local Amsterdammer, relocation expert, and founder of Amsterdam Family Assistance and, Lana Huf to hear her advice for families preparing to move to Amsterdam. 

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Meeting Friends & Building Community

Wednesday, April 7th 

19:30 CET

Live on Instagram with

Megan Valverde, Founder of

Party of 4 App

When you move to a new place it can sometimes be tricky to meet new friends: so how can you meet others in your area with similar interests and start to build up your community in Amsterdam? 

Joing our Live Chat with Megan Valverde, American Mom of 3 living in Amsterdam, and founder of the Party of 4 App - the new virtual way to meet other likeminded couples in your area! (Launching April 12th!)

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Virtual Learning & Creativity During the Pandemic

Thursday, April 22nd

20:00 CET

Live on Instagram with

Natasha Rekhi, Founder of Theatre4Kids

Raising kids during a pandemic, navigating virtual learning & having limited in-person activity options for kids can prove to be challenging! So how can parents help their kids be creative & stay engaged (& entertained!) during this not-so-normal time of our lives? 


Join our Live Chat with Natasha Rekhi, local drama teacher & Founder of Theatre Kids to talk about staying creative and utilizing virtual learning options. 

Theatre4Kids offers virtual drama classes to children (5-15 yrs) around the world. Their program is run by qualified educators and is focused on the 4c’s: developing a child’s creativity, confidence, concentration and creativity. 

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Education & Schools in The Netherlands

Date to be announced soon

Live on Instagram with

Annebet van Mameren 

from New2NL 

As a family raising children in another country, one of the main topics parents have questions about is about is education. How does the local school system work? Is international education available? Which schools are best for my child? 


Join our Live Chat with Dutch education expert for international families, and founder of New2NL, Annebet van Mameren to learn more about the Dutch education system. 

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