Tampere Finnish-British Society

Coming Events: Autumn 2018

Wednesday, 10 October: Academy Professor of Molecular Biology Howy Jacobs will deliver the 10th Anniversary Lecture of the Café Scientifique at 18:00 in the 'Lehmus' lecture room, 'Metso' City Library. The topic of Professor Jacobs' lecture is Mitochondria are Hot! Anniversary cake and coffee will be available starting at 17:30 to the first 90 participants!


Tuesday, 23 October: The Honourable Richard Shackleton, Deputy Head of Mission at the British Embassy in Helsinki, will host an open forum between 16:45 and 18:00 in the Lecture Room of the Laikku Cultural Centre. He will speak on the current state of 'Brexit' and Britain's 'bilateral strategy', prosperity, educational policy and related political issues, and also give some background on how the Embassy functions. This will be followed by an informal discussion opportunity in the nearby Laikku Cafe, where the Embassy will provide tea and scones.


Thursday, 08 November: In observance of the 100th anniversary of the conclusion of World War One, retired Kuopio University lecturer John Mills will give a presentation on Soldier Poets of the First World War, starting at 16:30 at Tampereen Lyseon Lukio, F.E. Sillanpäänkatu 7.


Sunday-Sunday, 09-16 December: The 2018 annual Spoken Word Theater Christmas Panto this year will be Pinocchio!. Performances will be at La Strada Theatre, Pirkankatu 18.


Wednesday, 12 December (1900): Our annual Christmas Festival of Lessons and Carols in the Old Church on the Central Square, co-sponsored by the Tampere Finn-Brits and ICCK Tampere, featuring the ICCK choir and special Christmas organ and trumpet voluntaries. Lessons will be presented by readers from the Finn-Brits and the ICCK.


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