INVITATION: Huygens birthday 14 April 2018

INVITATION: Huygens birthday 14 April 2018

Dear Sir, Madam,

On Saturday 14 April, the Haegsche Tijd Foundation in collaboration with the Venduehuis der
Notaries in The Hague hosted a festive event to mark the anniversary of
Christiaan Huygens.

You are cordially invited.

Programme of this Huygens Day:
14.30 - 15.00 Walk-in with coffee or tea
15.00 - 15.10 Welcome by Antoon Gaemers, chairman Haegsche Tijd Foundation
15.10 - 16.00 Lecture "Christiaan Huygens, Time Measurement and The Hague" by Prof C. A. Grimbergen
16.00 - 16:30 Explanation of 3-D printed watch cases by Michiel Holhinrich
16.30 - 17.00 Drinks and opportunity to visit the Huygens Room where some historical
clockwork tools are on display.

The meeting will be held in the Nobel Room on the first floor of Vendue House,
Nobelstraat 5, 2513 BC The Hague. Admission is free. Would you like to participate in this festive
meeting, please sign up by e-mail, mentioning Huygens birthday and the
number of people at Philomeen van 't Hooft via: RSVP before 9 April
2018. You will receive confirmation of participation.

Hope to see you on Saturday 14 April!

Joost Albers
Haegsche Tijd Foundation



On the b. g., from 12 noon to 5pm, the exhibition halls can also be visited for the Design and
the Post-War & Contemporary Art - auctions on 18 and 19 April 2018, respectively.

Press release on Haegsche Tijd celebrates birthday
Huygens. The Hague Central.