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Harvest Season 16.7 - 9.9 The harvest season begins when the willow herb starts to bloom. The berries are ripe and people head for the bogs to pick cloudberries and search forests for other berries. The
s of summer, filled with light, begin to get shorter and grow dimmer. People hunt, fish and pick berries. The berries, meat and fish are preserved for winter.
...in other cinema-related events and special screenings. Minikino Minikino is a film club for
ren under the age of seven. The films are screened at four libraries once a month. Arctic Fury... ...venue, but you are likely to run into festival events all over town. Film screenings for school
ren are arranged elsewhere in Lapland as well
...unfolds at the Arctic Circle The spirit of Christmas beckons one to the Arctic Circle every
of the year! Only 8 kilometres to the North of Rovaniemi’s central business district, there is a... ...You can meet Santa, who’s loved and appreciated by everyone, at Santa Claus Village every
of the year. The Arktikum tells a story about the people of the North The Arktikum in...
Sport and Leisure Time Services
...The sport and leisure time services organises supervised, health-promoting groups for
ren and young people, adults, senior citizens and those with special needs. In these groups, you...
Departure of Ice
...April and May are months for revival. There is still snow on the ground, but there are also
s when the first plants begin to appear, and reindeer give birth to their calves. During the... ...thousands of years, people’s attention concentrates on the Kemi and Ounas rivers. Even to
, the movement of the waters fascinates people, and every year a competition is organised to guess...
...period in Rovaniemi. Ferdinand’s original production counts seventeen building still on site nowa
s. His production may be even larger than research has been able to confirm. Documents from his... ...has been modernized in the 1990s. The Town Hall of Rovaniemi Market Town and the
taker’s house, Rovaniemi, Valtakatu 18, 1948 This town hall is considered as Salokangas’ main...
...the library, in the Lapland Department. The exhibitions change monthly and can be viewed from Mon
as follows: Opening hours Mon – Thu 9.00 am – 8.00 pm Fri 9.00am –6.00 pm Sat –... ...exhibitions. Winter season 1.9.– 30.11.Tue – Sun 10.00am –6.00pm 1.12.– 15.1.Every
10.00am – 6.00pm 24.12. Closed 17.1.–31.5.Tue – Sun 10.00am – 6.00pm Summer...
...sciences, business economics and administration, Natural resources and the environment,Health
,social services andsports, Technology, communications and transport, andTourism, catering...
Emergency Clinic (First Aid)
...and injuries where because of the illness or accident it is not possible to wait until the next
for a doctor’s appointment. The Emergency Clinic is intended for patients whose illness requires immediate assessment and
, and whose treatment cannot be left to a later date without a significant danger to their health...
Located at the confluence of two large rivers, the most important transport routes at the time, Rovaniemi began to adopt the role of the "gateway to Lapland". There has probably been continuous settlement in the Rovaniemi area since the Stone Age. Periodic clearances of new land for agriculture and the practice of slash-and-burn cultivation began around 750-530 B.C. Meanwhile, artefacts ...
...competitions in Finland and abroad. Puppet theatres One vital and flexible element of
ren’s culture is puppetry. Rovaniemi is the centre of the puppetry network of the Barents region...
...Basic art education is goal-oriented education progressing from one level to the next. It teaches
ren skills in self-expression and capabilities needed for vocational, polytechnic and university...
...After sending the forma you will receive a user code and password via e-mail within one or two
s. The user Id will enable you to log on to the media.rovaniemi.fi -service. In the form, required...
...have been sought, but in practice very little activity has occurred in this respect. The Ajka
s, held each year in the Municipality of Rovaniemi, is an event visited regularly. Ajka and the...
...from spring to autumn, Veszprém is a real festival town. The Gizella Daus are related to the name
of our first queen, Gizella: in summeryou will be amused by various events with a lot of music:... ...air concerts, organ concerts, music yards, international choir festival, the Veszprém Festival
s with famous Hungarian and foreign world famous artists are your entertainment. Three theatres...
...There has also been some co-operation between the two towns in the field of social work and health
. In the 1990s, the Rovaniemi based companies visited the Murmansk Expo Fair and a construction...
...to spot due to their original style. The Town House, considered the architect’s main work, is nowa
s privately owned. Salokangas also designed the building in Inapolku 3 on the bank of the Kemijoki... ...the tower blocks designed by architect Markus Tavio in 1954 as apartments for the personnel of the
ren’s Hospital among the pine trees on the other side of the river. With the colours of the roofs...
Pohjanhovi Auttin kaljatehdas
...here. The German soldiers staying in Rovaniemi bought refreshments and used the sauna almost every
. They were a familiar sight singing and marching down Koskikatu. In the autumn of 1944, the... ...a flagship of heroic functionalism. Pohjanhovi was also the first hotel advertised as a winter holi
destination. There were Europe’s northernmost electrified kitchen, Lapland’s only lift, sun...
Jätkät Lossinranta Markkinat
...after the war, there was a trestle bridge almost exactly where the Lumberjack’s Candle is to
. After the completion of the Ounaskoski Bridge (to
also known as the Old Bridge), the... ...were paddling while standing on a floating log, obstacle runningand log rolling. Nowa
s there are no longer Log Championships, but reindeer races are sometimes...
...June 21.6.- 2.7.2 Suomen Tivoli -amusement park on Ounaspavillion area. Open
s Sa.15-21 ,Su 12-21 (2.7. 15-20), 22.6. 15-02. 22.6. 22.6.-1.7.2007 Announcement of...
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