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

Monday, 25 July 2011

Third project meeting program


30 July

 –Arrival day-

31 July

Visit to Bran castle

1 August

-Participation to the event “Alambic de arte “organized in front of History Museum Piatra-Neamt to find inspiration for new hobbies
-Realize the Watch , learn and teach exhibition with new products from each partner activities
-discussions , presentation of local activities , planning of activities


Visit to old monasteries , museums and workshops to discover ancient hobbies
-icon painting
-eggs decorations


Mountain climbing
Trip to the mountain reservation “ Cheile Sugaului Munticelu“,
  Constantin Lăcătuşu expeditions –presentation


-Arts and facts in Neamt county –visit to the History myseum C, Matasa , to Cucuteni museum and to Ethnography Museum from Piatra Neamt , watch the architecture of buildings from telegondola
-Workshop “books and origami , a no time activity for good times “

5 August

Visit to National Park Ceahlau (Zamolxis mountain ) ,
Presentations :
-Probejenia celebration
-Paranormal phenomena

6 August

Chess without frontiers, a study about chess as an integrating factor in European Society

7 August

Departure day