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Secret Sinterklaas 2022

Join this typical Dutch celebration! Do you like receiving a surprise gift as well as giving presents? Then this Secret Sinterklass organised by ESN Groningen is perfect for you. If you sign up you agree to buy a present for someone randomly assigned to you. Just like Secret Santa, but in The Netherlands, this is called “lootjes trekken.”

  • On Wednesday the 30th of November, the sign-ups will close and we will draw names. This means that everyone is assigned someone else’s name and wish list. It is then your job to buy presents for this person worth 5 euros.
  • Bring your present(s) to the ESN Office (Pelsterstraat 23) until Friday, the 2nd of December at 17:00.
  • On Monday the 5th of December, you can pay Sinterklaas a visit at the ESN office to pick up your presents!

Signing up is free, but it does mean you agree to spend 5 euros of your own money on a present for someone else. However, you of course also get presents! As it is typical to write a poem that you give together with your gift, you can also indicate if you want to do that as well or not.
The sign-up deadline is the 30th of November at 17:00. After this date, you will not be able to cancel anymore, as it would mean that someone would be without presents. Sign up via the button “Buy tickets”.

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