Swedish in the middle of Finland - 8 Nov 2021

Welcome to the “Swedish in the middle of Finland” event inspired by the Finnish Swedish Heritage Day! The lobby of the Main building of the University will be transformed into an event celebrating Swedish and other languages.

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Time: 8.11.2021 13:00 — 16:00
Location: Seminaarinmaki, JYU Main building

Ask and hear about the Swedish language and how to study it in Jyväskylä, meet the ever so cute reading and care dogs and try the Modigt svenska mobile game. There will also be a book exchange possibility. Bring books you don't need and find something fun you haven’t read before!

The event is organized by the Language Campus. You will also get to meet folks from Pohjola-Norden Jyväskylä and Svenska Sällskapet i Jyväskylä at the event.

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Take part in a contest by taking a picture that shows how Swedish or Sweden is seen in Jyväskylä. Share your photo on Instagram with hashtag #svenskaJKL or email it at kielikampus@jyu.fi. Share your photo by 7 Nov and you’ll have a chance to win movie tickets and snacks for both you and your friend.

Prizes will be awarded for three persons who have taken the most creative and imaginative photos.

The event is organized by the Language Campus and Häng med 2.0., a project funded by the Svenska Kulturfonden.

Programme

  • Ask and hear about the Swedish language! Talk with people from the Language Campus as well as Pohjola-Norden Jyväskylä and Svenska Sällskapet i Jyväskylä.
  • Meet the reading and care dogs
  • Modigt på svenska mobile game. You can play the game in the event.
  • Book exchange: bring books you don't need and find something fun you haven’t read before!
  • Picture contest #svenskaJKL photos at display

 

More information
Pasi Ikonen
Coordinator, Kielikampus
kielikampus@jyu.fi

Kati Kajander
Lecturer
Department of Teacher Education
kati.kajander@jyu.fi
+358408011912