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Events Events about writing and Swiss Post

The personal touch, which is common to all letters and postcards that you write yourself, lends your messages that certain something and gives their recipients a special kind of joy. Here you can find information about exciting and varied events dedicated to the passion of writing or Swiss Post. At the events, you can get inspiration and new impetus for your next letter or card.

Post A Letter

Post A Letter is a campaign that unites people with a passion for writing letters and cards. Once a month, a meeting is held where letters are written and cards are made. The meetings are organized by Silja Bähni and Olivia Hübscher, who met each other at a Post A Letter event abroad and brought the idea back to Switzerland. The craft and writing materials are provided by the organizers. Each participant can send three letters free of charge – the stamps are sponsored by Swiss Post. The event, which thanks to the hard work of Silja Bähni and Olivia Hübscher has been held regularly in Switzerland since 2017 (currently in Berne and Fribourg), is also run in countries such as Denmark, Germany, New Zealand, Canada and Japan.

You can find more information about Post A Letter here. Become part of the community and enjoy many moments of creativity which will bring joy to special people. You can find all the information about upcoming events on Facebook.

Festival de la correspondance

The Festival de la correspondance is an event dedicated to writing in all of its facets which is held in the picturesque mountain village of Mase, Valais. During the festival, the village is transformed into a unique setting: many villagers make their houses, gardens or barns available, helping writing to take pride of place and turning Mase into a hub of excitement and magic. The event gives expression to the beauty of writing – with letter boxes, envelopes, paper, stamps and pencils found throughout the village. Let Mase invite you to take a little more time for yourself. Time to sit down, find your inner peace and give some joy to someone dear to you. Time to write a letter or a card.

You can find all other information about the festival here.

 

Swiss Post voyage of discovery

Swiss Post is right where its customers are, whether with branches, PickPost points or digital channels, which you can use whenever it suits you. If you would like to delve deeper into Swiss Post’s products and services, you now have the opportunity to do so: since May and until October, Swiss Post has been on the road in Switzerland, inviting anyone interested to embark on a voyage of discovery into our “yellow world”. Discover the design possibilities for letters and postcards, learn more about the ways in which you can decide how you send and receive consignments, and get to know Swiss Post’s range of different access points. Because Swiss Post’s services are as varied as they are numerous.