Practice Dutch

If you are looking for opportunities for practising your Dutch, we can offer you language courses for children, chat cafés, easy-to-follow theatre performances, booklets with words and pictures and much more.

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Are you new parents or grandparents? Would you like to get to know other (grand)parents from the area? Catch up on the latest news or gossip, share tips and ideas, enjoy a cup of coffee and a biscuit together? Then the Bosuil Babycafé in the Bosuil is highly recommended for you and your child(ren).

Café Combinne

If you fancy having a pleasant chat in Dutch, Café Combinne is the place to practice the language and meet people from your neighbourhood. We talk about everyday issues. Coffee, tea and water are available free of charge.

Dutch at the stove

Is your Dutch already quite good but you'd like to improve your conversation skills? Do you like cooking and good food? Then why not join Gerd and Damien in practising Dutch at the stove every Wednesday. These professional chefs will take you on a 6-week cooking adventure. Working in a group of 8 participants, you will have the chance to create delicious dishes from all over the world.

© David Legrève

Practise Dutch in your leisure time

For those of you looking for a fun way of trying out their Dutch in their free time, how about cooking or crafting? Or maybe you prefer sports or just chatting? Or would you like to learn something completely new?

© David Legrève

Dutch language lessons

Non-Dutch speaking adults in Overijse are invited to learn Dutch in a small-group format, with lessons being provided by the Overijse municipal authority, Crescendo CVO and Ligo (Centrum voor Basiseducatie).


Language icons

Our community centre offers many activities in the Dutch language. These are ideal for people learning Dutch. Use the explanations linked to the language icons to choose an activity.