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  • “Boy Erased” – Monday Movie film in English – 25th March
    “Boy Erased” – Monday Movie film in English – 25th March

    The Monday Movie film in English at Nyon cinema on the 25th March will be “Boy Erased”, starring Nicole Kidman, Russell Crowe, Lucas Hedges, and Joel Edgerton. Screening at 20:30. Synopsis – The son of a Baptist preacher is forced to participate in a church-supported gay conversion programme after being forcibly outed to his parents. The post “Boy Erased” – Monday Movie film in Englis

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  • Vote on Nyon Taxes this weekend
    Vote on Nyon Taxes this weekend

    This Sunday the 17th March, there will be a local vote on an increase in Nyon taxes. Readers may have seen posters around the town saying “oui” or “non”, both for and against this proposal. So what does it all mean? Here is one explanation by Bob Jenefsky, a member of the conseil communal in […] The post Vote on Nyon Taxes this weekend appeared first on

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  • Living in Nyon News – Announcement to Readers
    Living in Nyon News – Announcement to Readers

    Change of Publication Date for this Site Notice to readers and advertisers – English above, French below.  Living in Nyon has now been running for 10 years. We have thousands of readers, a big email subscriber list and last year we saw record visitor numbers to the site. From the 1st April 2019 (not an April […] The post Living in Nyon News – Announcement to Readers appeared first on

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  • Second-Hand English Books, Toys and more at Spring Fair – Sat 9 March in Nyon
    Second-Hand English Books, Toys and more at Spring Fair – Sat 9 March in Nyon

    The IWCN Charity Fair will take place on Saturday 9 March from 10:00 at the Salle Communale in Place Perdtemps (the main car park) in Nyon. Along with lots of second-hand books in English and children’s toy for sale, there will be stalls selling home-baked goods, chutneys, fashion, jewellery, crafts, gardening gifts, books, Swiss specialties, English cards, toys and games, […] The post

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  • “Reversed Words” – Theme of Anti-Racism Week in Nyon 16-23 March
    “Reversed Words” – Theme of Anti-Racism Week in Nyon 16-23 March

    Anti-Racism week in Nyon runs from the 16th -23rd March in Nyon with different events happening throughout the week. This year, the theme is “L’envers des mots” (“Reversed Words” or “Hidden Meanings in words”) On Saturday the 16th at 10:30 at the Saturday market in Place St-Martin, there will be a special theatrical performance called “Words that […] The post “Reversed Words

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  • Easter Swimming Camps for Children and Adults
    Easter Swimming Camps for Children and Adults

     Swimming Camps for Children and Adults during the Easter Holidays  For those parents looking for swimming classes for their children during the Easter holidays, the La Lignière Centre de Santé in Gland will be holding collective lessons of one hour a day over three days. Perfect for getting the children ready for a summer of swimming! La Lignière […] The post Easter Swimming Camps for Chi

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  • Inspired Writing Retreat: 23rd -24th March
    Inspired Writing Retreat: 23rd -24th March

    There will be an “inspired writing” retreat from March 23- 24th at the Château de Bossey near Nyon. Workshops, meditation, finding your voice, yoga and more. More details here. The post Inspired Writing Retreat: 23rd -24th March appeared first on Living in Nyon.

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  • Try out Telemark Skiing in St-Cergue – 7th March
    Try out Telemark Skiing in St-Cergue – 7th March

    There will be an opportunity to try Telemark skiing on the slopes of St Cergue from 18:30 – 21:30 on Thursday the 7th March. More details here. photo:glenn-michel – courtesy La Côte Tourisme   The post Try out Telemark Skiing in St-Cergue – 7th March appeared first on Living in Nyon.

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  • “Unlock your Cultural Awareness” – Workshop 12th March

    The Canton of Vaud Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CVCI) will be holding a Reloc’coffee/ workshop entitled, “Unlock your cultural awareness” on Tuesday 12th March 2019 from 10:00 – 12:00. Details below “In expat heaven, safety levels are Swiss, leisure options are South African, teachers are Finnish, and neighbours are Mexican. In expat hell, safety levels […] The post “Unlock your

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  • Music and Movies coming up in Nyon
    Music and Movies coming up in Nyon

    Music this weekend in Nyon “Howlong Wolf” at the Parenthèse at 22:00 tonight, the 22nd February  – pop/rock from Switzerland Date for your diaries – the winter rock festival Les Hivernales will take place in venues across Nyon from the 28th February – 3rd March 2019 Monday Movies in English at the Capitole Cinema in Nyon  […] The post Music and Movies coming up in Nyon appeared first on

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  • Musée du Léman – Family Day – Sunday 17th February
    Musée du Léman – Family Day – Sunday 17th February

    On the third Sunday of every month, it’s Family Day at the Musée du Léman in Nyon. Artistic workshops for children at 15:30 lasting approx one hour. A new theme and a new artistic challenge can be created each month. Free entry to the museum for children on this day. CHF 7 per workshop. No […] The post Musée du Léman – Family Day – Sunday 17th February appeared first on

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  • Fanfare Concert in Nyon – 16 & 17 February
    Fanfare Concert in Nyon – 16 & 17 February

    The Nyon Municipale Fanfare (brass band) will be playing at the Théâtre de Marens in Nyon on Saturday at 20:15 and Sunday at 17:00.  Admission free. The post Fanfare Concert in Nyon – 16 & 17 February appeared first on Living in Nyon.

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  • International Baccalaureate Tuition and Easter Revision Course – Personal Tutors
    International Baccalaureate Tuition and Easter Revision Course – Personal Tutors

    Elite IB Tutors have helped support over 4,000 IB students and families around the world to navigate the International Baccalaureate – from subject selection to studying and exam revision, to university applications. IB Tutors are currently offering Easter Revision courses to students here in Switzerland and they offer several distinct services: Online and face-to-face subject tuition; […] The post

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  • “Leading through Coaching” – Workshop 18 -19 March
    “Leading through Coaching” – Workshop 18 -19 March

    Are you being heard? Do you feel as if your leadership style is intimidating or too controlling? Would you like to learn how to better engage with your colleagues? A “Leading through Coaching” course will be held in the lovely Château de Bossey (around 5 miles from Nyon) from the 18th – 19th March 2019. There […] The post “Leading through Coaching” – Workshop 18 -19 March appeared firs

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  • Events coming up – Kiss and Ski for Valentine’s Day, Dylan Moran and more.
    Events coming up – Kiss and Ski for Valentine’s Day, Dylan Moran and more.

    Friday 8th February – “Tomorrow Geneva” – Film screening (as part of the Green Film Festival coming soon to Nyon). More info about this festival to follow. The film will be shown at 20:00 at the Local de Pré de l’Oie, Route des Tattes d’Oie 99 in Nyon. Details here on this Facebook page here. “Demain […] The post Events coming up – Kiss and Ski for Valentine’s Day,

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  • All Change outside Nyon Railway station
    All Change outside Nyon Railway station

    On Monday 11th February 2019, work will begin near Nyon railway station to improve the public outdoor space that surrounds around it, in a town project called “Terrasses de la Gare”. The work will last until June.  The old railway tracks that are still in place (once used by the little red St Cergue train), will […] The post All Change outside Nyon Railway station appeared first on

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  • Playwriting Workshop and a chance to Meet Literary Agents
    Playwriting Workshop and a chance to Meet Literary Agents

    Two events coming up at The Geneva Writers’ Group in February and March. On Saturday the 16 February, there will be a playwriting workshop with award-winning playwright Juliet Romero Jilkes Juliet will teach both morning and afternoon workshops. This will take place at Webster University in Bellevue. Details here. Register at: www.genevawritersgroup.org or by email genevawriters@gmail.com Sat 16 March – […] The post

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  • Events coming up – Music, Circus School, Business Networking.
    Events coming up – Music, Circus School, Business Networking.

    Living in Nyon is taking a short break until the 1st February. Here is a selection of local events coming up over the next few weeks. January  Music – January 24th – Acoustic folk and soul music by Australian band “Sissos” at La Parenthèse bar in Nyon. Networking – Business Friday, January 25 Nyon Business Forum […] The post Events coming up – Music, Circus School, Business Netw

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