current events

Here we publish some current offers in the sector of freetime activities and educatinassistance. You can choose from the following offers:

–  fun and games

–  seminars and workshops









State Family Pass 

With the state family pass and the annually new voucher card, families can visit castles, gardens and museums throughout Baden-Württemberg free of charge or at a reduced entrance fee. Information on how to apply for the family pass and what requirements apply can be found here

Parents' Day 

On 29.01.22, vhs Karlsruhe will host its annual Parents' Day. This year the focus is on the topic of brain development and how resilience can be promoted. There will be a lecture on the influence of early childhood experiences, followed by various workshops. More information about registration and the schedule can be found here

Family centers in the district of Karlsruhe

Family centers are meeting places, hubs, contact points and information exchanges for young and old. Family centers support and accompany families in their everyday lives and offer a wide range of services close to home for all generations and for almost every phase of life. Further information can be found here.

Youth Network

The Youth Network is a joint effort of the major statewide youth work organizations in Baden-Württemberg. The Youth Network provides an overview of offers, services and opportunities of clubs, meeting places and other youth work organizations. The website can be found here.

Diakonie Landkreis Karlsruhe 

The Diakonie offers several events for (expectant) parents. An overview of upcoming events can be found here

On this website you can find different events for families and children in Karlsruhe and surroundings.

Offerings of the vhs

The vhs offers numerous events for families. From adventure days for adults with children, activities for young children or events for expectant parents

AUF!leben program

Within the action program of the German Children and Youth Foundation (DKJS) the support program "Aufleben" was implemented. The aim of the program is to support children and young people in coping with the consequences of the Corona pandemic and returning to an everyday structure.

The DKJS will set up a future fund to support the program, through which funds can be applied for. Further information on this project can be found at

Action Program "Corona- Time Out for Families- Facilitating Family Vacation Time"

This program allows families with low incomes and families who have dependents with a disability to book a one-week vacation. The goal of this federal government program is to provide families with respite from the stresses of the Corona pandemic.

Booking and eligibility information can be found at