Events

Thunder Bay Finnish community gathers at Tapiola ski area for a festival

Suomen Kielen Koulu (Finnish Language School) 

Winter Fun Day - March 8, 2021 - Students & parents are welcome.  We have activities, skiis to borrow for young & old, some food available for the students. 

Finnish Baseball -  May 17, 2021 - Pesapallo: students, parents of students & other relatives of students are welcome to play Finnish Baseball and jump in on a team for an exciting game!

Community Events hosted by the Tapiola Association 

Culture Days - September

Lantern Forest Walk and Cafe  -  Friday, November 13 - 6:00 - 7:00 pm.    Bring a lantern and follow the candlelit 1 km loop around Tapiola.  Meet at the field house.  Hot chocolate to follow.   

Family Day - Monday, February 15  - Activities, Races, Prizes. Usually sponsored by some local businesses and activities planned by our events committee. Fun for the whole family. 

Juhannus Family Picnic  - Sunday June 20 -  Sauna, Fun Runs, Prizes, BBQ, Swimming. Also family-focussed. Some 'live music' on the stage, has had dance lessons with the kiikkurit dancers .. etc. 

 May Day/Vappu  -  May 28