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THE JOY OF LEARNING - Celebrating of the Finnish and Swedish Adult Education Centres 12.9. – 26.10.

© Mari Thorin Rhinoceros OyWould you like to make jewellery out of can openers, learn lamentations, genealogy or ecological housekeeping? The Joy of Learning - Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the Finnish and Swedish Adult Education Centres of the City of Helsinki jubilee exhibition offers sparks to new hobbies and studies.

The Secret Lives of Snakes - Photographs by Antti Koli 12.9. – 26.10.2014

A Grass Snake sniffing/Uutela 2013

Photographer Antti Koli's vivid photographs of snakes showcase this extraordinary animal species that is becoming increasingly rare in Helsinki city. The snakes were photographed in their natural habitats basking on rocks, slithering on tree trunks, rustling in the bushes and gliding through water.


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