Local Info · Summer 2017

Mothering Matters: Mothering Matters Switzerland is the only national parenting journal, in English, in Switzerland. It is an established, not-for-profit online publication having begun in 1994.  The journal is independent and not aligned with any religious, political or other organisations.

There is also a Mothering Matters' Facebook page. To receive occasional updates on the journal, follow the Facebook page:

If you’re interested in writing for MM, doing layout, proofreading, finance or promoting the journal contact:

Things to Do in Canton Schwyz: A list of suggested outings can be found here:

The Wilen Chilbi: The annual Wilen Fair will be held at the Wilen Primary School November , 2017

Silly Sausages - Kids Music Fun - Silly Sausages has stopped for now. If you have a question, email Andrea:

Cheeky Chops Playgroup: Info can be found on this Facebook page here. You have to be logged in to Facebook to access the page.

1st August Brunch: Here you will find farms where brunch is held on the Swiss National Day:

 Wollerau Library: The library is located at Hauptstrasse 30,
8832 Wollerau (near the roundabout, opposite the Kantonal Bank).
These are the opening times:

Tuesday 9 - 11 / 15 - 17 During the school holidays it is
Wednesday 16 - 18 open only every Thursday
Thursday 9 - 11 / 18 - 20 9 - 11 and 18 - 20
Saturday 9 - 11  

Ludothek Bezirk Hoefe (Toy Library): Oberdorfstrasse 2, Pfaeffikon. Situated next door and upstairs from the Pfaeffikon Mediothek. Opening hours; Tuesdays 18.00– 19.30, Thursdays 15.00 – 16.30, Saturdays 9.30 – 11.00.

Wilen Spielgruppe: This drop-off playgroup is held in Swiss German every morning and some afternoons

Freienbach Family Organisation: Here you can find out when the next Kinderboerse and other family activities are to be held: http://www.familiäträ


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Fasnacht (carnival) in Canton Schwyz held before Lent.
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