A great way to get to know new people and join in activities that interest you is by joining an association. In the municipality of Tanum there are many different associations. There are about 130 active associations in different places in the municipality. You can find them in the association register.
In the municipality there are also the Swedish Church and a number of free churches. The nearest mosque is located in Uddevalla.
Some of the meeting places in the municipality are:
Language café on Sundays at 14-16. You are welcome to join and practice Swedish. There is ”fika” (coffee, tea and cookies)
For those who are going to be a parent or if you have children between 0-6 years.
There is a midwife reception, a child welfare center and group activities. More information about Eken family centre.
Open preschool (öppna förskolan) Adults with children up to 6 years are welcome. Here you are responsible for your children and you can play, potter, get a coffee and sing with the children and meet other adults with children. Open preschool is open with drop-in on Mondays 9-11 and 13-16, Tuesdays at 13-16 and Fridays at 9-13.
Baby café On Thursdays at 10-13 there is a Baby café. Adults who await children or have children up to 1 year join this activity. We sing, play with the kids and meet other adults and children.
Language Café During 2017 there are opportunities to attend our language café on Tuesdays 9.30-12 (no drop-in time). We welcome those who want to train Swedish and who are pregnant or have children up to 6 years old. Children are also welcome and we play, sing and speak Swedish together. We offer light snacks.
In the open preschool, Baby café and language café, there are: Preschool teachers, Curator and a Language Supporter who speaks Arabic, Kurdish, Turkish, Italian and Swedish.
Language Supporter, phone 072-145 51 20
Preschool teacher, phone 0525-185 38
Curator, phone 0525-183 98
Address: Björnbärsvägen 6, Tanumshede
Familjecentralen Eken on Facebook.
The meeting point, Affärsvägen 6, Tanumshede
For opening hours and more information, please visit www.abf.se
Language Café: Every Tuesday 10.00-12.00 meet new arrivals and Swedes to practice Swedish together at Träffpunkten in ABF's premises in Tanumshede.
Family cafe: Every Saturday 11.00-13.00, families with children meet at Träffpunkten in ABF's premises in Tanumshede.
Facebook: Tanums Kultur Förening or contact Huriye at 070-243 23 35.
Language Café every Monday at 10.00-12.00
Meeting point (Träffpunkten) every Monday at 12.00-14.00
Location: Parish home, Kvillevägen 4, Tanumshede
Childrens activities - Parish home in Naverstad and Tanumshede.
Tel. 0525-640 08/640 19
The library in Tanumshede
Monday-Friday 8-10 SELF-SERVICE
More about the libraries here.
For opening hours and ages visit http://www.ungitanum.se/
Youth centres in the municipality of Tanum for you between 13-22 years
Youth House (Ungdomens hus), Tanumshede phone 0525-182 19
Blue Hall (Blå hallen), Hamburgsund, phone 0525-340 05
La'Gårn, Rabbalshede phone 0525-181 51
Mackan, Bullaren phone 0525-181 51
Tel. 0525-180 00
Fax. 0525-183 00
457 81 Tanumshede