Youth Pride in Itäkeskus

Itäkeskus Library will hold a Youth Pride event in Stoa square on Wednesday 30 June at 16.00–19.00 in co-operation with the Stoa Cultural Centre and Kipinä Youth Activity House.
Wed 30.6.2021, at 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Itäkeskus Library, Turunlinnantie 1, Helsinki
Free

Date and time

Wed 30.6.2021, at 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Location

Itäkeskus Library, Turunlinnantie 1, Vartiokylä, Helsinki
Itäkeskus Library
Turunlinnantie 1
Vartiokylä
Helsinki
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Target groups

Young people

Languages

Englanti, Suomi, Ruotsi

Other information

itakeskuksen_kirjasto@hel.fi
+358 9 310 85090

Organizer information

Price

Free

Description

Itäkeskus Library will hold a Youth Pride event in Stoa square on Wednesday 30 June at 16.00–19.00 in co-operation with the Stoa Cultural Centre and Kipinä Youth Activity House.

At event, you can participate in activities such as art workshops, listen to DJ music and just hang out and take in the laid back atmosphere.


PROGRAMME

Bookface photography
Celebrity? Dramatic? Laid back? Cat? Dog? – Snap a bookface photo of your friend, using the library bicycle’s wide selection! The covers of the books selected for the library bicycle are suited for bookface photos. Take pictures of each other with a new face, the library staff will assist you!
#itiksenkirjasto #itäkeskuksenkirjasto


Pride street art workshop (30th June & 1st July)
Let’s colour the world! Come and create street art with us in Stoa square. The non-stop workshop is open to all, instructed by Heidi Hänninen from Kontula Art School.
#stoa #kontulaartschool 


Flower crown workshop
Let’s make a crown of fresh flowers in all the colours of the rainbow! Artist Chloé Mahy-Hulkko will be your instructor.
#stoa


DJ music in the Stoa square
The square will be filled with DJ music performed by young artists. The DJ sets will be held if allowed by restrictions.
#itäkeskuksennuorisotyöyksikkö 


Pride radio
Signaaliradio will tune to the Pride frequency, with special programmes created by young people broadcast on Wednesday 30 June. The evening’s DJ sets will also be broadcast on the radio.
#signaalimedia #itäkeskuksennuorisotyöyksikkö 


The event will be held in co-operation by the Stoa Cultural Centre, Itäkeskus Library and Kipinä Youth Activity House. The City of Helsinki is one of the main partners of the Helsinki Pride 2021.

#nuortenpride #prideinprogress #helsinkipride2021