Activities for immigrants: Learning about Finnish culture, hobbies and recreation, learning the language, info links

rinki kielikerhoA number of different organisations in Järvenpää arrange activities intended for immigrants.

We encourage your organisation (church, club, association, etc.) to contact Arja Loima, our Senior Advisor on Immigration, at the number 040 315 2075, or by email arja.loima (at) jarvenpaa.fi. We can include a link to your organisation/activity on this page.


Setlementti Louhela's multicultural activity center and support point

Setlementti Louhela offers togetherness and activities. Open weekdays from 10 am until 2 pm. Louhelankuja 1, 04400 Järvenpää, tel. 040 728 7234.

See ad for the clubs for this spring and join.

Finnish language clubs at Setlementti Louhela on

Mondays 4:30-6pm at Jamppa, Haltianpolku 1
Tuesdays 2:30-4pm at Louhelankuja 1
Wednesdays 2:30-4pm Louhelankuja 1
Thursdays 2:30-4pm and 5:30-7pm at Louhelankuja 1
Fridays 2-4pm at Kerava, Aleksis Kiventie 19

Open for all.


Congregation of Järvenpää

The 'multicultural living room' takes place one Wednesday a month from 6 pm until 8 pm at the Jamppa parish hall on Pihlapolku 2, in Jamppa.

Autumn meetings:  28.9., 26.10., 30.11., and 14.12.

Further information: 

Rita Kostama rkostama@gmail.com and Silvia Saukkonen saukkonen.silvia699@gmail.com


Järvenpää Scouts - Multicultural scouts activity

järvenpää Scouts offers scouts activity, that's open for children, youth and adults from all different backrounds. The scout troop wants to see people from different backrounds to do things together.

Further information:

email: jscoutit (at) gmail.com

tel +358 50 501 2089  Olli Kamunen / Troop leader


ViaDia Järvenpää ry

The multicultural FamilyClub will gather in "ViaDia-tori" flea market that is located on Sibeliuksenkatu 12. Meet other mothers and learn new things.

Family Club takes place on Wednesdays from 1pm till 3pm and meets at ViaDia-tori. Further information: Pia Vappula tel 040 523 9299 and Nina Afriyie 044 236 3631 or check on FB