Welcome to the Klokhuis!
Dutch language & culture lessons for Pupils in New Jersey, New York & Connecticut. The school follows, as far as possible, the education system of the Netherlands and Belgium.
Contact? Click here or call 908-432-5830.
Come join us on Sunday, April 28 to celebrate
Queensday with ‘t Klokhuis!
We are organizing a fun afternoon for children and parents in cooperation with the Dutch Consulate. Everyone is welcome!
There will be a jumble sale, traditional Dutch children's games and of course you can enjoy many Dutch treats: pancakes, poffertjes, bitterballen, satay with prawn crackers, stroop waffles, licorice and cheese! With a beer, orange bitters and orange lemonade, we will raise our glass to our new king!
Sunday, April 28, 3-6 p.m.
Games for children from 3:45 p.m. to 5:15 pm, registartion starts at 3 p.m.
The New Amsterdam Pavilion, Battery Park, Manhattan
Near the entrance of the Staten Island Ferry
Subway: 1, 4, 5 or R
$10 per person (children under 2 years old free). Upon arrival you will get an orange wristband, which gives you a number of coupons for food and drink.
Sign up on the day, then the cost is $ 15 per person.
Jumble sale stalls
We are looking for party tents which we will set up on the grass. Is there anyone with a party tent which we can use for the day? Additionally, we are seeking a number of volunteers who like to help with children crossing the bus lane and others to help serving our tasty snacks. Any help is greatly appreciated.
In collaboration with The Dutch Consulate NYC
KLM, Old Amsterdam, Citco, NAF, Rolling Orange Bikes, Photoflyer, Grolsch
More Oranje celebrations:
Monday 29 April
For over 10 years NLBorrels has been organizing a big party in honor of the Queen, visited annually by more than 1,000 Dutchies. This year we will celebrate Queen’s Night in Providence NYC (57th/3rd), starting at 8 pm. For more info www.nlborrels.com for pictures of previous parties.
Tuesday 30 April
Live broadcast of the inauguration of H.R.H. Prince Willem-Alexander as King of The Netherlands at The Netherland Club, while enjoying a breakfast buffet. This event will be organized for members of the club only. A great reason to enroll for membership! For more info go the website: www.netherlandclub.com
Tuesday 30 April
Besides the live broadcast in the morning, the Dutch Consulate General and The Netherland Club will organize the annual Queen's Reception. Both members and non-members are welcome at the Netherland Club from 6 until 8 pm. For more information visit: www.netherlandclub.com
Become a sponsor!
The Foundation for Dutch Education Abroad encourages local schools to lead an active role in the local Dutch community and connect with Dutch companies wherever possible. Read more. We also accept donations from parents, look under Our friends, every little bit helps.