The Finnish Bahá'í Summer School
Next year’s Finnish Bahá’í Summer School will be organized at the Alkio College in Korpilahti close to Jyväskylä on 22-27 July 2020.
The Summer School is built on the spirit of service, and everybody’s contribution is invaluable. We invite you to join us with a kindly and radiant heart – to learn, to participate and to create an unforgettable, family-friendly summer event. Let us remember that every little deed, done with love, is important for the forging and maintaining of our summer schools.
If you have any questions after reviewing the information below, do not hesitate to email us: kesakoulut(at)bahai.fi
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The Summer School is a national event of the Finnish Bahá'í Community. It is a happening in which people meet one another, study together, deepen on, and become acquainted with the Bahá'í writings, and participate in a wide range of activities. All over the world various Bahá'í communities arrange similar types of schools.
The National Bahá'í Summer School is held generally around the same time each year, at the end of June and the beginning of July. It lasts around four to five days. The general participation is around 200 to 300 people per school.
The Summer School is held at the Alkio College in Korpilahti, about 30 kilometers from the centre of Jyväskylä.
Alkio College, Tähtiniementie 26, Korpilahti
Arriving by bus
Bus times can be found on matkahuolto.fi and Jyväskylän reittiopas, which actually runs the route. The closest bus stop is called Korpilahti and it is about 15 minutes by foot from the venue, or 10 minutes by car.
The pricing for the Summer School is viewable here.
Please register early to ensure your place at the Summer School! Registration will open on 21 March 2020 via web page: https://www.bahai.fi/mita-bahait-tekevat/tapahtumat/ilmoittautuminen Before filling out the form, make sure to select the "In English" option, to change the language of the registration form to English.