In the Netherlands Saint Nicholas
Index • Entry of Saint Nicholas • Saint Nicholas at home • Television programs about Saint Nicholas
Entry of Saint Nicholas • Ships with presents, candy and Black Peters. • Press at all entries. • Canal or river. • Black Peters throws meringues and spicy nuts. • “Pakjesboot 12”
Saint Nicholas at home • Little children put their shoe in front of the chimney. • Black Peter knocking on the front door. • Surprises for adults and older children.
Television programs about Saint Nicholas • Saint Nicholas journal. • Club of Saint Nicholas. • There are always problems, every year a different one.
Shoe and chimney • 15th century • Shoes are put by chimney (where Black Peter enters the house) • Candy and smalltoys • Drawing, water orcarrot
Present evening • Presents in a big bag • Also ‘’surprises’’: • Poems • Presents, nicelypacked • Jokes
Songs • Verywell-known • Childrensing in front of chimney • childrensing to Sinterklaas (whenhearrives) • Songs about Sinterklaas • And Black Peter • And naughtychildren