<![CDATA[Tampere - Tampereen kaupunki - Tiedotteet]]> fi-fi https://www.tampere.fi/text/index.html Tue, 8 Sep 2020 13:27:05 +0300 Copyright City of Tampere webmaster@tampere.fi (Webmaster) City of Tampere https://www.tampere.fi/images/vaakuna.png 76 85 https://www.tampere.fi/text/index.html <![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 Sara Hildén Art Museum’s Exhibition Celebrates the Centenary of the Tampere Artists’ Association]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/09/02092020_1.html The Associates exhibition opening on 12 September presents the works of six members of the Tampere Artists’ Association, who are also represented in the collection of the Sara Hildén Foundation.

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Wed, 2 Sep 2020 10:40:24 +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[Tampere proudly presents: Jesse Markin and other stars at the opening night of Tallinn Music Week]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/08/26082020_2.html Tampere Hall and the Tampere 2026 European Capital of Culture bid and Tampere Hall are teaming with Tallinn Music Week to curate the festival’s opening night at Fotografiska Tallinn on Thursday, 27 August. Among the performers is for example Jesse Markin, one of the brightest new stars from Tampere Region, winner of the two Emma prizes and winner of the Teosto prize.

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Wed, 26 Aug 2020 16:56:34 +0300
<![CDATA[Social, Health and Care Directors Conference 2020: Nordic countries share their expertise and experiences]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/08/26082020_1.html The Nordic countries’ social, health and care directors held a joint conference on the topic of the covid-19 situation. Due to the pandemic, the annual meeting was arranged as a virtual conference, hosted by the city of Tampere on 20-21 Aug. Sharing the experience made and learning from each other was a key issue at the meeting for the cities as they are developing plans and strategies for preventing the spread of coronavirus.

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Wed, 26 Aug 2020 09:25:08 +0300
<![CDATA[The City of Tampere and Tampere universities strengthen their strategic cooperation]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/08/21082020_1.html The City of Tampere, Tampere University and Tampere University of Applied Sciences are developing a more systematic and long-running cooperation. The purpose of this partnership agreement is to enforce international cooperation, attract international talent, promote employment and develop student services, among other things.

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Fri, 21 Aug 2020 11:15:38 +0300
<![CDATA[City of Tampere preparing to supply face masks to residents on low income]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/08/18082020_1.html On Thursday 13 August 2020, The Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) issued a recommendation that urges citizens to use face masks to protect other people. Face masks provide one means of preventing the spread of coronavirus infections.

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Tue, 18 Aug 2020 13:31:00 +0300
<![CDATA[New Mustametsä day-care centre to be opened in August]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/08/11082020_1.html Two new day-care centres of the City of Tampere will be inaugurated at the beginning of August: The Mustametsä day-care centre in Nekala and the Hippos day-care centre in Kissanmaa. In addition, several other day-care centre and school construction and renovation projects are under way in different areas of the city.

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Tue, 11 Aug 2020 14:48:12 +0300
<![CDATA[Upper secondary schools in Tampere begin the school year with contact teaching]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/08/10082020_3.html Following the recommendation of the Finnish National Agency for Education, in the upper secondary schools of Tampere, the school year begins with contact teaching at their premises. The development of the coronavirus situation is monitored, and teaching is planned from the beginning so that, if necessary, it is possible to quickly and flexibly switch to remote or hybrid teaching.

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Mon, 10 Aug 2020 14:46:14 +0300
<![CDATA[Schools in the city of Tampere updated their instructions relating to the coronavirus epidemic]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/08/10082020_2.html The comprehensive schools in Tampere have updated their guidelines relating to the coronavirus epidemic based on the recommendations of the Ministry of Education and Culture and the National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL). The guidelines are intended to reduce the risk of spreading the coronavirus and infections.

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Mon, 10 Aug 2020 14:23:45 +0300
<![CDATA[The City of Tampere's early childhood education follows national guidelines on the prevention of coronavirus infections]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/08/10082020_1.html The day care centre and open early education clubs in Tampere operate in accordance with the Finnish national hygiene and operating guidelines issued by the authorities. The goal is to avoid the spread of the coronavirus infections.

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Mon, 10 Aug 2020 14:06:03 +0300
<![CDATA[Tampere to have 2,150 first graders]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/08/05082020_3.html Tampere welcomes 2,150 first graders this autumn. The school year will begin at Tampere’s comprehensive schools on Tuesday, 11 August 2020.

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Wed, 5 Aug 2020 17:42:47 +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[COVID-19 Recommendations for passengers arriving in Finland]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/07/21072020_1.html While travelling, one should remember to avoid physical contact, maintain a safe distance from other people and follow good hand and coughing hygiene. Coronavirus is primarily transmitted as a droplet infection when a diseased person coughs or sneezes. Coronavirus causes a sudden respiratory tract infection. The symptoms include e.g. a cough, sore throat, fever, shortness of breath, muscle aches and headache.

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Tue, 21 Jul 2020 13:35:02 +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[Tramway Art brings a landmark to Vuohenoja - the winner of the Vuohenoja Landscape Art Contest has been chosen]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/06/30062020_1.html A new Tramway artwork will be revealed in Tampere's Vuohenoja district next summer. The creator of the work was sought through an open international art competition of the Tramway Art project, for which 114 entries were received. The competition was won by the Swedish working group Brrum, consisting of Cecilia Lundbäck, Ulrika Karlsson and Veronica Skeppe. The artwork is funded by the A.R. Winter Memorial Foundation together with City of Tampere.

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Tue, 30 Jun 2020 09:57:26 +0300
<![CDATA[Finnish Rapid Tampere provides industrial collaboration for high tech companies]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/06/24062020_1.html The Rapid Tampere collaboration programme in Tampere, Finland, will open a new application round for high tech companies around the world in August. The first round in 2019 was a success with almost 350 applications from 48 different countries and created new collaboration between technology and industrial companies.

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Wed, 24 Jun 2020 11:12:18 +0300
<![CDATA[City health centres open all summer – Kämmenniemi the only exception]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/06/08062020_1.html The City of Tampere health centres will be open as usual all summer. The only exception is that the Kämmenniemi Health Centre will be closed from 29 June to 2 August 2020.

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Mon, 8 Jun 2020 13:03:51 +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
<![CDATA[Indoor swimming pools and the outdoor swimming pool of the City of Tampere re-opening on 1 June]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/06/03062020_2.html The Tampere Swimming Centre, outdoor swimming pool and the Pyynikki indoor swimming pool are re-opening on 1 June.

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Wed, 3 Jun 2020 08:58:56 +0300
<![CDATA[Museum exhibitions opening on 2 June]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/06/03062020_1.html The museums of the City of Tampere that have been closed due to the coronavirus situation are re-opening in June.

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Wed, 3 Jun 2020 08:40:43 +0300
<![CDATA[Libraries to open on 1 June]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/05/29052020_1.html The branches of the Tampere City Library will open on 1 June, with the exception of Koukkuniemi Library. Self-service opening hours will not be used for now.

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Fri, 29 May 2020 17:48:12 +0300
<![CDATA[Tampere Art Museum opens 2 June with two exhibitions]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/05/28052020_1.html Tampere Art Museum opens 2 June 2020 presenting two exhibitions. Covering two floors of the museum, the exhibition of Joseph Alanen (1885–1920) presents a wide selection of his works on Kalevala themes, but there are also depictions of folk life, religious subjects, prints and drawings. Tampere-based artist Ilkka Väätti (b. 1955) is known as a painter, graphic artist and builder of architectons. Ilkka Väätti’s exhibition Hommage presents his latest works from 2017-2020.

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Thu, 28 May 2020 12:34:48 +0300
<![CDATA[Upper secondary schools in Tampere to organise spring ceremonies remotely ]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/05/15052020_1.html This spring, upper secondary schools in the City of Tampere will be organising their spring ceremonies over virtually. Upper secondary schools will have their own virtual spring ceremonies on Saturday 30 May at 10 a.m. Each upper secondary school will inform its own students more specifically about their own spring ceremony.

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Fri, 15 May 2020 16:35:33 +0300