Salolampi Blog

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Getting Inspired at International Day 2019!

Published: July 6, 2019

Villagers had an exciting, unifying, and inspiring day at International Day 2019!  Both the villagers and counselors had an awesome time atWaldsee participating in book readings, a triathlon, an iron chef competition, dancing, and trying all kinds of good food! The weather was overcast and cool enough for an exciting and active day at International Day.  We raised our spirits and our voices walking on the polku (path) over to International Day. Our first stop was at...

From Picnics to Prison

Published: July 4, 2019

Take a look at what our new villagers did on their first full day at Salolampi!

Beating the heat at Salolampi!

Published: June 27, 2019

The temperatures are rising and so is our spirit!

From "Start to Finnish"

Published: June 25, 2019

Dr. Alexander Arguelles will strive to learn the language, alongside Salolampi Language Village students, in first-ever “Start to Finnish” challenge

Heippa Family Week 2019!

Published: June 16, 2019

Thank you so much for joining us for Family Week 2019!

Family Week Day 2

Published: June 12, 2019

​Curious about what went on during our second day of Family Week? Find out more here!

A Relaxing Kesämökkipäivä!

Published: July 9, 2018

​Cabin Day was a relaxing treat before the week ahead!

Meet The Staff! (Part 2)

Published: July 1, 2018

Meet more of the amazing 2018 Salolampi Staff!

Rain Can’t Stop The Fun!

Published: June 29, 2018

​Stormy weather can’t stop us from having fun!

Tervetuola to Salolampi!

Published: June 18, 2018

​The first day of summer sessions has arrived!

Family Week Day 1

Published: June 11, 2018

Check out pictures from Day 1 of Family Week!

Meet the Staff!

Published: June 10, 2018

​Meet (some of) the 2018 Salolampi staff!