<![CDATA[Tampere - Tampereen kaupunki - Tiedotteet]]> fi-fi https://www.tampere.fi/en/index.html Wed, 3 Feb 2021 11:19:14 +0200 Copyright City of Tampere webmaster@tampere.fi (Webmaster) City of Tampere https://www.tampere.fi/images/vaakuna.png 76 85 https://www.tampere.fi/en/index.html <![CDATA[Tampere Vocal Music Festival programme is published]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2021/05/07052021_1.html This year's Tampere Vocal Music Festival is coming directly to you as a free, online, streamed event from the 9th to the 13th of June 2021.

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Fri, 7 May 2021 09:48:36 +0300
<![CDATA[Collection areas and newspaper reading rooms reopened on the 10th of May]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2021/05/05052021_1.html Tampere City Library will apply the new recommendations given by the regional COVID-19 steering group. Collection areas will be reopened again to customers on the 10th of May and customers can borrow items normally from the shelf. Also, the newspaper reading rooms will be reopened for short visits. Other restrictions on services remain unchanged.

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Wed, 5 May 2021 17:06:34 +0300
<![CDATA[Remote teaching continues in secondary and upper secondary schools until Easter]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2021/03/29032021_1.html The City of Tampere has decided that grades 7–9 of basic education as well as upper secondary schools will continue with remote teaching until 5 April 2021. The decision follows the recommendation made by the Tampere Region Pandemic Control Group on 23 March.

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Mon, 29 Mar 2021 15:44:16 +0300
<![CDATA[New COVID-19 restrictions will be adopted in the City of Tampere’s services on 8–28 March 2021]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2021/03/05032021_2.html Pirkanmaa’s Pandemic Control Group outlined new restrictions to prevent the spread of COVID-19 on 3 March 2021. The new recommendation of the Control Group will also be introduced in the City of Tampere’s services.

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Fri, 5 Mar 2021 10:50:58 +0200
<![CDATA[Restricted services in the libraries until 9 May]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2021/03/04032021_1.html Tampere City Library will apply the new recommendations given by the regional COVID-19 steering group.

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Thu, 4 Mar 2021 15:36:00 +0200
<![CDATA[New Tampere Ambassadors chosen for 2021]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2021/02/19022021_1.html The City of Tampere has launched a new Tampere Ambassadors program from the beginning of 2021 with a new concept.

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Fri, 19 Feb 2021 09:48:50 +0200
<![CDATA[The Finns to produce a several million euro ice show of the beloved H. C. Andersen fairytale classic “The Snow Queen”, aimed at arenas and arena promoters starving for family audience content]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2021/02/16022021_1.html This audiovisual extravaganza brings together the hottest European figure skating, ice hockey and performing arts talents for a unique family show.

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Tue, 16 Feb 2021 11:41:10 +0200
<![CDATA[Tampere-based multicultural associations can apply for new nonrecurring support grant]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/12/18122020_1.html The Corona pandemic has made the operation of multi-cultural associations in many ways more challenging. Due to these issues the Cultural Services of the City of Tampere has decided to declare an application process for a one-time grant of 2000 €, for supporting the operation of multi-cultural associations.

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Fri, 18 Dec 2020 10:40:00 +0200
<![CDATA[Joy and sense of community created with 13 crowdfunding campaigns in Tampere – the city challenges everyone to participate in supporting the campaigns]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/12/04122020_2.html This autumn, 13 operators in Tampere will launch their crowdfunding campaigns in order to fulfil their dreams. These campaigns aim to help special groups as well as promote hobby opportunities and a sense of community. The city support the Mun Tampere campaigns and challenges everyone to participate in supporting them. The campaigns have their own page in the Mesenaatti.me crowdfunding service: mesenaatti.me/mun-tampere.

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Fri, 4 Dec 2020 11:30:14 +0200
<![CDATA[The collection areas opened,<br />other restrictions continue]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/12/01122020_1.html Tampere City Library will apply the new recommendations given by the regional COVID-19 steering group. The collection areas are opened again to customers on the 14th of January. Customers can now borrow items normally from the shelf. Other restrictions on services remain unchanged.

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Tue, 1 Dec 2020 22:01:11 +0200
<![CDATA[Strict COVID-19 restrictions introduced in Tampere from 2 to 21 December]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/11/30112020_1.html The COVID-19 situation in the Tampere Region has worsened over the past week, so new recommendations from the regional COVID-19 steering group on stricter restrictions will be introduced in the services of the City of Tampere. The restrictions will take effect on 2 December and are set to continue until 21 December.

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Mon, 30 Nov 2020 18:27:09 +0200
<![CDATA[Tougher restrictions imposed in Pirkanmaa - face masks to be used in primary and secondary schools and at workplaces]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/11/25112020_1.html Pirkanmaa’s Pandemic Control Group issued tougher coronavirus restrictions on 24 November 2020 as the coronavirus situation in Pirkanmaa has worsened considerably during the past two weeks.

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Wed, 25 Nov 2020 13:16:22 +0200
<![CDATA[The creative content of Tampere’s Capital of Culture application is now in the hands of a trio]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/11/23112020_1.html Tampere and Tampere Region’s European Capital of Culture application is moving on to a new phase with the appointment of three parties to a creative committee to lead the process. The team will lead the development of the creative programme for the Capital of Culture year. The programme content has been developed by industry professionals through, among other things, an open call for programme proposals.

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Mon, 23 Nov 2020 09:51:28 +0200
<![CDATA[Tampere Christmas Market to open with an emphasis on safety]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/11/19112020_1.html This year, Tampere Christmas Market will open in two stages: the restaurants and some of the cottages will open for Christmas on Saturday, 28 November, and the whole market will be open from 4 December. There will be no major event to open the proceedings and other new arrangements have also been introduced to Christmas Market so that the area will be safe both for vendors and customers.

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Thu, 19 Nov 2020 16:53:52 +0200
<![CDATA[The voting stage of participatory budgeting has begun]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/11/03112020_1.html Voting in participatory budgeting in Tampere takes place on 1–30 November 2020. The citizens of Tampere vote for the utilisation of EUR 450,000 for the benefit of children and young people. The project includes 120 proposals. Citizens get to choose and vote for the proposal of their choosing. All proposals can be viewed on the mun.tampere.fi website where the voting takes place. All citizens of Tampere who are 12 years of age or older this year are eligible to vote.

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Tue, 3 Nov 2020 10:55:22 +0200
<![CDATA[The City of Tampere awards individuals who have been influential in the business sector]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/10/01102020_3.html Every Tampere Day, the City of Tampere traditionally bestows an award on distinguished individuals whose life’s work or activities have contributed to the development of the city and the well-being of its residents. This year, to celebrate the City of Tampere’s 241st anniversary, the city wants to recognise individuals who have been active in the city’s business sector for a long time.

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Thu, 1 Oct 2020 18:30:00 +0300
<![CDATA[Tampere Jazz Happening programme is published]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/10/01102020_2.html This year, the Tampere Jazz Happening will feature a completely Finnish programme. For this exceptional edition, the festival is presented on a smaller scale than usual, during four days, between 29th October and 1st November 2020. The event has two dedicated venues, Pakkahuone and Telakka, and they will welcome a total of 18 ensembles and orchestras.

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Thu, 1 Oct 2020 15:52:46 +0300
<![CDATA[Celebrate Tampere Day with an assorted online programme on 1–4 October]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/10/01102020_1.html This year we are celebrating Tampere’s 241st anniversary. Due to exceptional circumstances, the full programme for Tampere Day will be organised online. Tampere Day will be celebrated on 1–4 October with an assorted programme including live webcasts and video recordings.

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Thu, 1 Oct 2020 11:51:39 +0300
<![CDATA[Tampere Day concert starring Kaija Koo at the UROS LIVE arena construction site]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/09/25092020_1.html This year, everyone can participate in the Tampere Day concert.

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Fri, 25 Sep 2020 10:37:20 +0300
<![CDATA[Nekala library opens on 7 September]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/09/02092020_2.html A new library will open in the yard of Nekala’s school building. The first mobile container library in Finland will operate with extensive, self-service opening hours.

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Wed, 2 Sep 2020 16:10:06 +0300
<![CDATA[The international architectural competition for Sara Hildén Art Museum’s new building to launch]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/08/31082020_1.html An international architectural competition for the Sara Hildén Art Museum’s new building has been launched. The competition is organised in cooperation with the Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company, the Sara Hildén Foundation and the City of Tampere. The architectural competition lasts from 31 August to 2 December 2020, and the results will be published in early 2021.

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Mon, 31 Aug 2020 10:32:06 +0300
<![CDATA[Jenni Yppärilä´s exhibition at the Haihara Art Centre]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/08/05082020_2.html Jenni Yppärilä’s exhibition Passing by at the Haihara Art Centre 8.8.–30.8. Since 2012 Yppärilä has been documenting built environments in Finland and elsewhere in the form on three-dimensional paintings.

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Wed, 5 Aug 2020 16:34:54 +0300
<![CDATA[Jukka Silokunna´s exhibition at Haihara Art Centre]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/08/05082020_1.html Jukka Silokunna's Entropy I exhibition at Haihara Art Centre 8.8.–30.8.2020. Jukka Silokunnas is a media artist working with video, animation, and Augmented Reality.

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Wed, 5 Aug 2020 16:23:46 +0300
<![CDATA[Tampere Capital of Culture application enters second stage under new leadership]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/07/09072020_1.html Tampere and 19 municipalities in the surrounding region continue to the second stage in the competition for the title of European Capital of Culture 2026. The second stage of the Capital of Culture application is being prepared by a new application team.

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Thu, 9 Jul 2020 14:41:40 +0300
<![CDATA[Sports venues re-opening on 1 June ]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/06/03062020_3.html The indoor sports venues managed by the City of Tampere are re-opening from 1 June onwards. Furthermore, the previously ordered restrictions for the outdoor sports venues are being eased from the beginning of June onwards.

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Wed, 3 Jun 2020 09:12:41 +0300