Complete information and a reservation form for each NAS event is provided in the concurrent NAS Newsletter distributed to the membership. Locations, dates and times are generally confirmed, but are still subject to changes. Other events are posted as the information is received. If you are involved in promoting a Dutch related event in the Los Angeles area, contact us and we will place the information here.
NAS EVENT CALENDAR
NAS HIKE & BARBECUE
Saturday, June 18, 2016, Time TBD
Location: Newport Beach and Corona del Mar.
Hiking and barbecue. Hike at Upper Newport Bay Nature Preserve
, Newport Beach, on an easy route of paved walkways and unpaved trails. Enjoy a tremendous barbecue at the home of our members living in Corona del Mar. NAS members will find complete information in the upcoming issue of the NAS Newsletter.
"TOUR DE NAS" BIKE RIDE & LUNCH
Saturday August 26, 2016
Location: Long Beach.
A bike ride along the beautiful Long Beach waterfront bicycle trail with lunch most likely at the Yard House
restaurant. Non-bicyclists can go for a pleasant walk with friends along the pedestrian path that parallels the bikeway.
NAS LEIDENS ONTZET
Saturday, October 1, 2016
Location: Costa Mesa. Once again our generous members in Costa Mesa are opening their home to celebrate Leidens Ontzet with the traditional fare, haring (herring) on white bread and hutspot met klapstuk (carrot and onion hodgepodge with chuck roast) and, of course, the NAS open bar.
NAS SINTERKLAAS PARTY
Saturday, December 3, 2016
Location: Woodland Hills. Our generous members in Woodland Hills once again are opening their home for the most fun and exciting evening of the year! An evening where unexpected guests may arrive, where footsteps may be heard on the rooftop and where fresh-made traditional erwtensoep (pea soup) will warm the heart and soul.
NAS EVENTS FOR EARLY 2017
New Year's Reception in Glendale - Sunday, January 15, 2017
Visit to The Broad, a new contemporary art museum in downtown LA - Saturday, February 11, 2017
NAS Annual Membership Meeting at the San Antonio Winery, Los Angeles - Sunday, March 12, 2017
ABOUT NAS EVENTS
All the NAS events, except on rare occasions, take place within the Los Angeles area. Generally, the events have a theme, see below, all typically including a happy hour with appetizers, followed by dinner. There is a charge, which varies, to members and guests for attending each of these events.
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RECENT NAS EVENTS
NAS KING'S DAY
Saturday, April 30, 2016, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Agoura. A reception in honor of the birthday of His Majesty King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands. Close to 70 members and guests attended. Hors d'oeuvre were served during the early part of the event followed by a light buffet, dessert and coffee. As always our NAS open wine and beer bar provided drinks including non-alcoholic beverages during the event.
OTHER RECENT NAS EVENTS
SoCAL DUTCH EVENTS
NAF SoCal CLASSICAL CONCERT
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
***Save the Date***
The Southern California Chapter of The Netherland-America Foundation presents its twelfth annual classical concert. An exiting evening of entertainment by laureates of the famous Princess Christina Concourse of the Netherlands.
Reception and concert: 7 pm to 10:30 pm.
This concert is again free of charge, but donations are very welcome!
Venue: First Presbyterian Church
, 1220 Second Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401.
Parking: Available at public garage opposite the church.
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27th ANNUAL HOLLAND FESTIVAL — GEMMRIG PARK, LONG BEACH
Sunday, May 29, 2016 10am - 6pm
The United Netherlands Organizations (UNO) presents the 27th Annual Holland Festival, Sunday, May 29, 2016, at Gemmrig Park in Long Beach, California. The Holland Festival has become an annual reunion for many families who bring their blankets and folding chairs to picnic on the lawn. Open to the public.
SoCAL DUTCH EVENT RESOURCES
NoCAL DUTCH EVENTS
For all Dutch events and more in the San Francisco area. Dutch language.
San Francisco Dutch King's Day April 23, 2016.
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