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Welcome to the Housing Fair event in Jyväskylä on 11 July - 10 August 2014 09.07.14

The Housing Fair in Jyväskylä is open daily between 11th July and 10th August 2014 from 10 to 18.

Jyväskylä Festival 8 - 13 July 2014 09.07.14

Jyväskylä Festival 2014 offers interesting free program for five days. The festival offers various performances of nonverbal theater. This year the main program consists of 37 performances with 163 performers.

Naming of the “Jyväskylä” tram car in Potsdam 06.05.14
Jyväskylä tram in Potsdam

A tramcar named “Jyväskylä” was inaugurated in Potsdam, the twin city of Jyväskylä, on 5 May 2014.

Award for Excellent International Activity 2014 granted to Palokka School 10.04.14

The City of Jyväskylä’s Award for Excellent International Acitivity 2014 was granted to Palokka School. The award was given for the eighth time this year. Palokka School got the award because of its longterm, active and versatile international activities.

The key note speaker of the Martti Ahtisaari lecture is commissioner Olli Rehn 20.01.14

The annual Martti Ahtisaari lecture is held on 7 February 2014 at 5 pm. at the Martti Ahtisaari Hall located in Agora Building of the University of Jyväskylä, address Mattilanniemi 2.

Traditions appreciated in the Jyväskylä resident communication survey results 07.01.14

According to a resident communication survey implemented in Jyväskylä, the residents give the communication by the city a satisfactory 7.14 out of 10.

Jyväskylä's resource smart pilot projects 07.01.14

During 2013, a total of 14 resource-smart experiments have been implemented in Jyväskylä with the goal of finding good ways of saving natural resources, cutting emissions and increasing wellbeing in the area.

Jyväskylä Sinfonia moves on Ville Matvejeff’s decade 07.01.14

Ville Matvejeff begins as Jyväskylä Sinfonia’s new chief conductor in the beginning of 2014. His first spring season includes Russian Romantic, rhythm of percussions, thrilling piano competition, and impressive choir concerts.