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Save the Children association has granted the Ukraine project of Jyväskylä Youth Art Workshop with the Year 2022 Childish Act Recognition

18.11.2022
Save the Children association of Jyväskylä will present Aurinkopaja- Sun workshop with the Year 2022 Childish Act recognition on Monday, 21 November. Ukrainian youth will also be able to watch the Finnish premiere of the film Outside (Olha Zhurba, Ukraine, 2022) at the Arktisen Upeeta film festival on the previous Sunday.

The Ukraine project of the Youth Art Workshop of the City of Jyväskylä's youth services has been awarded the Year 2022 Childish Act

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Ukrainan lippu ja sydän. Image Terhi Pekkarinen

Graphica Creativa 2022 features Swoon and print works from around the globe

12.10.2022
Graphica Creativa 2022 presents a wide range of international print works at the Jyväskylä Art Museum. For the first time in Finland, the exhibition features an impressive installation of works by Swoon, a female pioneer of Street Art. The exhibition also features prints by 90 artists from around the world.

Swoon (Caledonia Curry, b. 1977) is known around the world for her groundbreaking public art.

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Värikäs grafiikka, jossa tyylilelty naishahmo keskellä

More events at Veturitallit Jyväskylä's Musamessut music fair - Alexi Laiho's guitar equipment on display and Mika "Kaasu / Gas Lipstick" Karppinen to teach drum tuning

04.10.2022
At Musamessu, you can see not only the instruments of Finnish instrument makers, but also the amplifiers and guitars of Children of Bodom's guitarist, Alexi Laiho (d. 2020).

The Musamessut music fair at Jyväskylä's Veturitallit will not only feature instruments and music equipment from Finnish instrument makers and impo

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Soitinrakentaja esittelee tuotteitaan Veturitallien Musamessuilla vuonna 2018. Image Esa Linna

Student's bucket list: have you already done these must-do things in Jyväskylä?

06.04.2022
Which experiences are irreplaceable from the years in Jyväskylä as a student? What are the experiences you are going to remember in the rocking chair on a pension? We asked senior students to gather a ”bucket list” for a student in Jyväskylä.

1. Highlights of student life

The following moments will be replayed in memories with warm heart.

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Iloiset haalariasuiset opiskelijat poseeraavat rivissä. Image Tero Takalo-Eskola

The city’s education committee has decided to suspend school work if the strike of 6 to 7 April 2022 takes place.

05.04.2022
The Jyväskylä basic education services are preparing for a possible strike by the JUKO trade unions on 6 to 7 April 2022. The education committee has decided on the suspension of school work for the days of the strike by noon, Monday 4 April.

If the strike takes place, the schools operated by the City of Jyväskylä basic education services will be closed 6 to 7 April 2022.

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Kaupunginvaltuuston puheenjohtajan nuija. Image Jaana Pinson

First impressions of Jyväskylä ー part two

17.03.2022
First impressions of Jyväskylä - the series continues! We asked people who have recently moved to the city about their thoughts on their new neighbourhood. Be sure to also check out the first part of the series!

Events and activities for every

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lähikuva pyöränrenkaasta jäällä. Image Tero Takalo-Eskola

City of Jyväskylä coronavirus recommendations extended until 17 January 2021

18.12.2020
On 17 December The Regional State Administrative Agency for Western and Inland Finland issued an order that the number of participants in public events should be limited to 10 people as of 22 December. The order is valid until 17 January 2021. The order has an impact on the City of Jyväskylä's operations.

The performances of the Jyväskylä City Theatre and Jyväskylä Sinfonia are cancelled until 17 January 2021.

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Kaksi naista maskit kasvoillaan ostoskeskuksessa. Image Sami Lamminaho

European Elections 2019

24.04.2019
In Finland the elections to the European Parliament (European Elections) will be held on Sunday 26 May 2019. In the European Elections you can vote either on election day from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. or in advance during the advance voting period.


Voting in advance

The advance voting is taken place between 15.-21. May 2019.

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European elections
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Jyväsjärvi sinisessä maisemassa. Image Jaana Ruponen

Apply to children and young people’s basic art education by 15 May 2019

10.04.2019
The basic art education curriculum, offered to all children and young people under the age of 18, covers architecture, fine art, music, drama and word art. Tuition is provided at sites across Jyväskylä, the exact location depends on the subject being taught and the attendees’ age.

The basic art education curriculum, offered to all children and young people under the age of 18, covers architecture, fine art, music, drama and w

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basic education
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Lapset taiteen perusopetuksessa. Image Ilpo Vuorela