Following on from the topic of handwriting in the digital age, let’s explore further with Oak Hill into why writing can be such a challenge for so many primary school age children. Starting school can bring up lots of different emotions within children; excitement, nervousness, unease. These are all normal feelings but when is it […]
Inna’s story: A year of the war in Ukraine
Inna Chernychuk arrived in Switzerland and settled in Nyon as a result of the war breaking. One year later she looks back with both sadness and gratitude. Read her story below. Thank you Inna for sharing this with us. “One year. A year of not just challenge, year of life and death. A year of […]
Cossy Pool is closed next week, why not give the lake a try instead?
Just a note to all of you avid swimmers out there, the Cossy indoor swimming pool will be closed for maintenance work during the Vaud school half-term holidays. Saturday 11th February until Sunday 19th February. While the maintenance work is happening next week why not take the plunge and get into the lake instead? It’s […]
Handwriting in a Digital Age – why it still matters and how adults can help.
Monday 23rd January 2023 was National Handwriting Day in the US. Established in 1977 on the birthday of America’s famous writer, John Hancock. A fitting time then for Oak Hill in Nyon to hold the first in their speaker series for 2023 on this topical subject. Handwriting in a Digital Age – why it still […]
Attention all green thumbs! There are still vacant spots in the vegetable garden for the 2023 season.
What better way to start 2023 than by getting back to nature and cultivating your very own vegetable garden, with the added support of market gardeners and the Au-Potager Association committee. Located in the fields of Bois-Bougy, this community garden with its turnkey concept, allows you to maintain your own plot of land, cultivate your […]