Equal Opportunities Office

Holiday care

In addition to the holiday care of the Hochschulsport, the University of Goettingen will offer one week holiday care for children of university members during the summer holidays and the autumn holidays 2017.
Due to the high demand and the great success of last year´s program, your children will again get the opportunity to take part in a theatre workshop in the first week of the summer holidays (26th to 30th of June). During the autumn holidays (9th to 13th of October) your children can become forest animal researchers.

Both programs are organized in cooperation with the Kindertagespflege Göttingen e.V. and can be booked separately. If you have questions regarding the content of the programs, please contact Simone Taschemski and Catherine Schwerdt, ferienkids@kindertagespflege-goe.de

The registration for both programs takes place at the Family Service.


Please save the completed registration file under the name of your child and send it to Katrin.Hansmann@zvw.uni-goettingen.de.


Clear the stage for children!



Summer holiday program for children from 6 to 12.

26th to 30th June 2017
Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.


In the theatre in OP (ThOP)

For one week your children get the opportunity to experience theatre in a playful and visionary way. By doing age-appropriate exercises and improvisations in the field of theatre pedagogy children will be introduced in acting an can gain some stage experience.
Your children will be supported i.a. by actress Maja Müller-Bula (stille hunde) and the drama educator Christian Römer.

In cooperation with:
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Discovering forest animals



Autumn holiday program for children from 6 to 12.
9th to 13th October 2017
Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.




During the autumn holidays your children are offered an exciting program with the topic "Forest animals". The program will be located in the area of the Waldpädagogikzentrum Goettingen (WPZ) - Regionales Umweltbildungszentrum (RUZ) Reinhausen an in the neighboring forest. During this week focusing on indigenous wildlife your children will get to know the animals better. Furthermore they will sneak, camouflage and practice track reading. They will build a compound for the pack of boars and go for an excursion on the museum of zoology.

In cooperation with:
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