The official web-site of the project HAIFES .

HAIFES  project is a Grundtvig Partnership for Learning financed by European Union .

HAIFES is the acronym title of the project  :Hobby As an Integrating Factor for European Society 

The aims of the project:

- getting know new kind of hobby and European citizens interests  

- identifying and learning new methods in informal education of adults

- developing educational, interpersonal and social competences

- motivating learners to active participation in the social life, through artistic workshops, through hobby presentation , through educational meetings and cultural events


- participation in different kind of artistic workshops

- presentation of various kind of the hobby by adult learners

- participation in hobby exhibitions, festivities, cultural events

- organizing educational visits to artistic studios in the aim to know handicraft objects

- organizing meetings with folk artistic creators

- organizing visits to museums, palaces, castles to know hobby from different centuries

Results :

- artistic handicraft objects

- exhibitions

- meetings with artists

- Power Points presentations about hobby

- the blog of the project, E –portfolio, reports, film, photos

Saturday, 27 November 2010


The Association for Science Culture Ecology Youth and Social Integration    as a partner of  The Syndicates' Cultural House   from Piatra Neamt and ,,Gheorghe Cartianu" Tecnical College is collaborating with the training teams of the popular dance troops   ,,PLĂIEŞII CEAHLĂULUI" and ,,TOPORASUL".

The troop ,,Toporasul"  participated Thursday  25 November at the festival "No Name Stars" organized by The Syndicates' Cultural House  and was awarded with the gold medal.

The pictures are from the festival.

Congratulations , and good luck in the next competitions !

Dancing is a beautiful hobby !
Popular art makes it even more nice and accessible  !