14 February 2023

Not just any location: a week full of initiative to celebrate Loris Malaguzzi’s birthday

From the 20th to the 26th of February many initiative in schools and all over the town to think about education and participation’s themes

From the 20th to the 26th of February, during the week that celebrates Loris Malaguzzi’s birthday, Reggio Emilia’s town, nursery schools and pre-schools – Reggio Children and Fondazione Reggio Children – Loris Malaguzzi center offer many initiative to think about education, participation’s themes and about 100 languages.

  • From Monday the 20th to Thursday the 23rd of February

At the international Loris Malaguzzi center will take    place the annual meeting of Reggio Children international Network

On Thursday the 23rd of February at 5pm

At international Loris Malaguzzi center will take place an event on invitation directed to mayors and councillors of education from Reggio Emilia

“paths and political awareness on primary childhood” – considerations on politics about educational service as common good of Reggio Emilia’s town. Paths and challenges for the future.


-Luca Vecchi, Reggio Emilia’s mayor

-Raffaella Curioni, assessor of Education, Knowledge, university city and sport, of Reggio Emilia’s town

-Elena Carletti, vice president of Reggio Emilia delegated to school, education and university, and school building

-Cristian Fabbi, Reggio Children president

  • On Thursday the 23rd and Friday the 24th

 In nursery schools and pre-schools of Reggio Emilia

Eve of the Night of tales

During Loris Malaguzzi’s birthday, nursery schools and pre-schools celebrate with the eve of the night of tales.

An occasion, throught narration, to shape partecipation with boys and girls, teachers and parents.

  • On Friday the 24th of February

In houses all over the world

The night of tales “fairy tales are true” – waiting for Reggionarra 2023

All together, at the same time, but each one of us at his own home and with everybody he wants: adults and children surrounded by stories, adventure and feelings to talk about and to listen

  • On Sunday the 26th of February

At international Loris Malaguzzi center

An opening Sunday dedicated to Loris Malaguzzi

With Sundays at center - suggestions to educators, teachers and students.

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And Children at center – a program dedicated to families and their children.

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For the occasion, scintillae-play and learning in the digital age will suggest a workshop named “what is an ideal playground made of?” 

Inspired by international Loris Malaguzzi’s park, adults and children are invited to build with different materials an idea of a fantastic play ground, outdoor, for everyone.

From 3.30pm to 6pm

Free entry

Last modified: 14 February 2023

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