10Jun 2024

Not 50 but 200 asylum seekers in Novotel Eindhoven: hotel can no longer be booked for guests

The reception of asylum seekers in Novotel Eindhoven will be expanded from fifty to two hundred places. The hotel is therefore fully occupied and loses its function for tourists and airport travelers.

The municipality of Eindhoven and the Central Agency for the Reception of Asylum Seekers (COA) confirmed this on […]

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8Jun 2024

Eindhoven Airport goes for destinations with prestige

Eindhoven Airport is not allowed to grow for the time being. In order to be more than just a departure point for holiday flights, the airport provides a ‘subsidy’ to airlines that fly to ‘destinations of prestige’. Oslo is the first but not the last destination, as far as […]

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2Jun 2024

Brainteasers and lots of humor make MeerhovenQuiz a success

It was very busy on Saturday evening in De Hangar during the fifth edition of the MeerhovenQuiz. During the sold-out edition, fourteen teams competed against each other. It was an evening full of thought-provoking, brainteasers and lots of fun.

Jeroen Rutten, organizer of the quiz, looks at the team battle […]

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2Jun 2024

Open-air play Ariëns Theater in Meerhoven

This summer the Ariëns Toneel will again come to Meerhoven with its open-air theater. On Friday, July 5, 2024 at 7 pm, the enthusiastic actors will perform a free play on and around their wheeled wagon.

This time the theater company presents the play “The legend of Frits with the […]

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1Jun 2024

Open Day Eco-community garden Zeelst

Saturday, June 1 and Sunday, June 2, 2024, you can visit numerous ecological gardens for free at 250 locations in the Netherlands and Flanders. On Sunday, June 2, 2024, you can visit, among others, the Zeelst eco-community garden, near the Hovenring in Meerhoven.

Are you looking for ideas on ecological […]

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28May 2024

Eindhoven will accommodate 64 Ukrainians in the Holiday Inn at Flight Forum

From the beginning of July 2024, the municipality of Eindhoven will accommodate 64 Ukrainian refugees in the Holiday Inn hotel at Eindhoven Airport.

Due to the war in Ukraine, many people are still on the run. A small part of them is accommodated in Eindhoven. Additional shelter places are urgently […]

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28May 2024

Data center at Park Forum will supply residual heat to Meerhoven

In the future, households in Meerhoven will receive their heat from a data center, among other sources. However, biomass, such as the wood chips that are now burned in the biomass power plant in Meerhoven, will remain needed for much longer than expected and hoped.

The residual heat, which should […]

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20May 2024

Kumihimo workshop: braiding with beads

Would you like to learn how to braid with beads together with local residents? Then register for the Kumihimo workshop.

Kumihimo is originally a Japanese braiding art that is more than 1000 years old. With the help of a Kumihimo braiding disc you can easily braid very beautiful cords. The […]

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20May 2024

Information meeting about the future of Eindhoven Airport

On Saturday, May 25, 2024, the interest group “Flight Nuisance must be Reduced” (in Dutch: Beraad Vlieghinder Moet Minder – BVM2) is organizing an information meeting about the future of Eindhoven Airport.

The meeting lasts from 11 am to approximately 1 pm and takes place in Community House De Leenhoef, […]

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20May 2024

Workshops Positively Healthy

A series of Positive Health workshops started this spring for residents in Meerhoven in the Zeecafé of Wooninc.Plus building De Blinkerd. You can still register for the workshops. Participation is free.

Are you stuck in mental fatigue? Are you looking for positive activities or meaning in life? And would you […]

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