The centenary of Estonia’s independence will be celebrated 24 February 2018. The City of Turku will be congratulating Estonia by illuminating the Library Bridge with the colours of the Estonian flag, starting from 6 pm. Estonian national flags will also be flying on the Läntinen Rantakatu street and at Turku Castle.
Children who will turn 7 that year or are older than that and who have not yet started school should be enrolled for compulsory education. Enrolment can be conducted on the Wilma system between the 2nd and 14th of January 2018.
The municipalities in the Turku region held a joint celebration for residents who received Finnish citizenship last year. The celebration was held at the Turku Volunteer Fire Brigade Building on 28 March.
Children who will turn 7 that year or are older than that and who have not yet started school should be enrolled for compulsory education. Enrolment can be conducted on the Wilma system between the 2nd and 16th of January 2017.
Bayer & Meyer key business actors in the Turku Region
Germany has already been a strong influence on and an important partner for the City of Turku and Finland as a whole for centuries. Nowadays, the German companies Bayer and Meyer, which are leading the way in their fields of activity on a global level, both play an essential role in this relationship.
There are many possibilities for swimming in Turku during summer, though Samppalinna Swimming Stadium is closed due to renovations. Impivaara Swimming Centre is open longer than normally, and both the opening hours and opening season of Kupittaa Outdoor Swimming Arena have been extended. This summer you should also remember the fantastic beaches of Turku.
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