Skip to content

Welcome to Turku Programme Week 18 (29.04 – 03.05)

Posted on:

Hey! Mark your calendars for next week’s events! Please note that there are no Finnish and Swedish practice groups on Wednesday, May 1st. It’s Vappu, so go and celebrate together with everyone! It’s a must-try experience to taste Finnish traditions and culture 🥳🍾🎉!

📆 Monday, April 29
📌 Planning for Success Series: Workshop
⏰ 14:30 – 15:30
📍 International House Turku Hub, Linnankatu 31
Are you ready to design your career path in Finland? Join us to map out your relevant skills, development needs, and strongest career motivators. This group coaching session is tailored for unemployed and underemployed internationals. Feel free to join us for a coffee on Linnankatu around 14:00.

⏰ 15:45 – 17:00
📍 International House Turku Hub, Linnankatu 31
Welcome to a peer support session where you can gain tips on life and career in Turku, meet like-minded individuals, and make new friends.

📆 Tuesday, April 30
📌 Finnish Language Practice Group
⏰ 10:00
📍 Click here to join online
Practice Finnish in a supportive online session. Open to all, but basic A1 proficiency is recommended. We’ll group participants based on their skill levels.
Puhutaan suomea verkossa. Tervetuloa harjoittelemaan suomea. Osallistuminen vaatii perustason A1-kielitaitoa tai korkeampaa.

📌 Swedish Language Practice Group
⏰ 11:00
📍 Click here to join online
Join our supportive online session to practice Swedish. Basic A1 proficiency is recommended. We’ll organize groups based on skill levels.

📆 Friday, May 3
📌 Piispisperjantai
⏰ 10:00 – 12:00
📍 SparkUp, 2nd Floor, Tykistökatu 4
Join us for a casual networking session. Stay updated on Turku’s events while enjoying coffee, pastries, and good conversation.

📌 Suomenkielinen Tapahtuma: Menesty Suomen Työelämässä! (A Finnish-speaking Event: Succeed in Finnish Worklife!)
⏰ 14:00 – 15:00
📍 International House Turku Hub, Linnankatu 31
Oletko työtön tai uralla etenemisestä kiinnostunut? Tervetuloa kotoutumisen osaamiskeskukseen ja lähde suunnittelemaan sinulle sopivinta urapolkua IHTu:n valmentajan avulla.

📌 Getting to Know and Enjoy Turku
⏰ 15:15 – 16:15
📍 International House Turku Hub, Linnankatu 31 / Click here to join online
Join our colleague Olga, a professional tour guide and successfully integrated immigrant, as she introduces you to the most beautiful places in Turku and the city’s rich history. This session is hybrid.

📌 International Men Community
⏰ 16:30
📍 International House Turku Hub, Linnankatu 31
For more details about the event, please contact Adriano Rocha at

For personalized coaching sessions, both in-person and online, please book appointments through

If you have any questions, feel free to call our Welcome to Turku coordinator, Deeana Lehtinen, at +358 406264313.

All our events are free of charge.

Hope to see you there!