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July 20, 2009

Published: July 21, 2009

CLICK ON TITLE TO VIEW PHOTOS. Session IB68 Villagers were introduced to Salolampi. Some of the high-school credit villagers planned and directed an evening program for credit and two-week villagers - a historical simulation depicting the movement of Finnish children to safe haven in Sweden during wars with the Soviet Union.

Session 34/52 Weekend Photos, July 18-19 (Click on title to view photos)

Published: July 20, 2009

Saturday was closing day for Session IB58 (see the closing day section). The afternoon saw a regular schedule for credit and two-week villagers, followed by a dance in the evening on the “tanssilava.”

Closing Program IB58 July 18, 2009

Published: July 20, 2009

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Kalevala Ilta, July 17, 2009

Published: July 20, 2009

High-school Credit villagers planned and conducted an evening program based on the Kalevala - the Finnish National Epic. Each “perhe”(family) prepared and performed a skit based on one of the stories from the Kalevala.

Joulu - Christmas

Published: July 19, 2009

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