Malmitalo and Malmi’s library 7.10.2018

Helsinki

Sunday, 7.10.2018 from 11: 00 to 17:00 Malmitalo and Malmi’s Library, Ala-Malmin tori 1, Helsinki
Free Entrance!

11:00 & 12:00 Seeds -YARA KONO graphics workshop
Malmitalo, 2nd floor
  • For children from 6 to 13 years old.
  • Preschoolers accompanied by an adult.
  • Duration: 60 minutes.
  • No inscription required.
  • Capacity: 15 pairs per shift.
  • We speak Portuguese, Finnish, Spanish and English.

How does Mother Nature manage to create the most beautiful landscape from the tiniest and the most magical ingredients the forest has to offer: the seeds of trees? A sheet of paper and the precious and incredible seeds. We’ll enter this landscape to celebrate the resistance of the seeds and the ingenuity of the trees and the Nature.

Facilitator: YARA KONO (Brazil-Portugal). Co-operation with Direção-Geral do Livro, dos Arquivos e das Bibliotecas from Portugal.

11:00 & 12:00 Creatures – Etana Editions design workshop
Kokoushuone 2, 2nd floor
  • For children from 2 to 6 years old accompanied by an adult
  • Duration: 60 minutes.
  • No inscription required
  • Capacity: 15 pairs per shift
  • We speak Finnish and English.

Will the snail be seen faster if we build it with triangles? Or maybe a tree looks more robust if we build it with squares? A workshop to design everything unimaginable from the basic forms.

Facilitators: Jenni Erkintalo (Finland) & Réka Király (Hungary- Finland) designers and illustrators. Co-operation with Etana Editions.

11:00 Let’s play! – Multisensorial Workshop
Parvi, 2nd floor
  • For children from 1,5 to 6 years old with an adult.
  • Duration: Nonstop workshop.
  • We speak Spanish, Finnish and English.

Play, experimentation and discovery are the main features of these fantastic corners of colors and emotions. We invite you to a tour of the favorite places of the children from the educational center Pequeño Mundo. Come, don’t miss it!.

Facilitators: Marina Santiago Soler and Eva Picallo, supported by the team of teachers from the Pequeño Mundo kindergarten (Spain). Co- operation with Centro educativo infantil Pequeño Mundo, Spanish language kindergarten.

11:00 Pin workshop
Infopiste
  • All ages.
  • Duration: Nonstop workshop.
  • We speak Spanish, Portuguese, English and Finnish.

Come and make your own Yara Kono Kolibrí pin. Use your imagination and add shining colors to it. Pin your Kolibrí close to your heart!

Facilitators: Kolibrí team.

11:00 Forró – Dance Workshop for Parents and Babies
Tanssiluokka
  • For moms or dads with their babies from 3 month to 12 months.
  • Capacity 15 couples.
  • Duration: 45 minutes.
  • We speak Portuguese, Finnish and English.
  • Remember to bring your backpack and cloth to carry your baby.

Come to enjoy with your baby the rhythm, energy and movement of a unique musical moment. We invite you to dance together Forró! This dance from the Brazilian northeast facilitates a loving and pleasant encounter with your baby.

Facilitators: Bom Cabelo (Brazil) & Marjaana Markkanen (Finland), dance instructors from the Brazilian Northeast.

11:30 – 13:30 The animals of the red earth – cardboard toy construction workshop
Malmi library, Monitoimitila
  • For girls and boys over 3 years, accompanied by an adult.
  • Duration: Nonstop workshop.
  • We speak Spanish, Portuguese, Finnish, English and German.

“How could a child take a trip into the jungle, enter in this world where everything is adventure?” It would have to be in a book. We’ll make an imaginary excursion in the jungle of the red earth. In order to continue the adventure at home, we’ll fashion likenesses of the inhabitants of this marvellous jungle. Which one will be your favourite, the turtle, the flamingo, the parrot the owl…or perhaps the coati or the caiman?

Kolibrí festivaali’s tribute to the centenary of the first edition of the book “ Jungle Tales” by the author Horacio Quiroga (Uruguay, 1878 -1937).

Facilitator: Ina Fiebig (Germany) illustrator and graphic artist.

12:00 Good Morning Blue! Children theater
Juhlasali
  • For children from 2 to 6 years old accompanied by an adult.
  • Duration: 45 minutes.
  • Capacity: 80 persons.
  • Without dialogue.

Blue is a girl like any other, naughty, intelligent, critical, kind and very curious. She has extraordinary adventures. One morning, Blue finds a sea in her breakfast cup. Diving in, she will discover the oceans and also unexpected things.

MUTANTE KUNST Company (Holland)
Performance / production: Lucia Torchia
Direction / production: Melina Martin
Production assistant: Novi Indayani
Sound installation and technical operation: Oscar Civile

Music:
Tristana Ferreyra: “Era una niña Azul”, original song from movie “Paseo Azul”
Pablo Traine: soundtrack “Fondo del mar”- “Danza acuática”

14:00 & 15:00 Tales of the earth – narration and artistic creation
Galleria
  • For children from 5 to 10 years accompanied by an adult.
  • Duration: 60 minutes.
  • No inscription required.
  • Capacity: 15 pairs per shift.
  • Narration in Spanish.
  • We speak Spanish, Finnish and English.

Gerard will bring five magic words, one amulet and one invitation to a journey. We’ll explore distant countries and get to know the forces of the Nature. An amulet of your own would be very useful.

Teacher: MA Gerard Cabarrocas Serra (Spain), actor, artist and art teacher.

14:00 Disco – Father and daughter at the mixing table!
Pienisali
  • For children of all ages together with their parents.
  • Duration: nonstop music for 2 hours.
  • No inscription required to play your music.
  • Music in all languages.

Father and daughter in front of the mixer create a fun musical session for all ages.Karri is a former DJ known for traveling with his music through different countries in Europe as well as in Australia, Turkey and Vietnam. This time, he returns to his musical roots to face a new partner on the mixing table: her daughter Greta.

All those parents who want to experience the passion of playing their favorite songs together with their children will be able to do so. Bring your own CDs!

DJs: Karri & Greta Korppi (Finland- Argentina)

14:00 Capoeira in the Forest – dance and music workshop
Tanssiluokka
  • For girls and boys over 3 years old up to 6 years old accompanied by an adult.
  • Duration: 45 minutes.
  • Capacity: 15 couples.
  • We speak Portuguese, Finnish, Spanish and English and we sing in Portuguese.

Animals walk comfortably through their house, the jungle: the crocodile, the frog, the lizard, others that are surprise. They move along with the people who live there. We will experience the mood and sounds of the jungle; the soft movements of capoeira, the songs and their instruments.

Professor: CM Bom Cabelo (Brasil). Co-operation with Tambor Vivo ry.

14:00 Pikku Aurinko – Music Workshop for Babies
Malmi Library, Lastenosasto
  • For babies and children under 1,5 years old with an adult.
  • Duration: 45 minutes.
  • Capacity 20 couples.
  • We speak English, Spanish, Portuguese and Finnish.

Let’s use music, movement and play to strengthen the bond between the caretaker and the child. We’ll do this by giving them the chance to learn new songs and activities that they can practice later on at home. We will sing Latin-American songs in Spanish, Portuguese, native tongues and Finnish.

Teachers: Clara Petrozzi (Finland-Peru) & Fabio de Oliveira (Brazil). Co-operation Aurinko ry

14:00 & 15:00 The volcano – science workshop
Kokoushuone 3, 2nd floor
  • For children from 3 to 13 years accompanied by an adult.
  • Capacity: 20 pairs per shift.
  • Duration: 60 minutes.
  • We speak Spanish, Finnish, English and Portuguese.
  • Bring a 250 ml plastic bottle.

Ever since we were very small, we have been particularly fascinated by volcanoes and the origin of our planet. In many countries, volcanoes are part of the landscape and they appear in stories and fairytales. Can one build a volcano and make it erupt? Together we’ll explore its structure and magic.

Facilitator: Diego Pavón Jordán (Spain), biologist and researcher in Finnish Museum of Natural History, Luomus

14:00 & 15:00 How do I feel? – Etana Editions graphic workshop
Kokoushuone 2, 2nd floor
  • For children from 2 to 13 years accompanied by an adult.
  • Duration: Nonstop workshop for 2 hours
  • We speak Finnish and English.

What does it make your face change? What does it happens on children’s face when they are happy, surprised or shy? And when they are angry? Welcome to create a postcard full of emotions, that you can take either take home, send or even make it part of a big group art collection.

Facilitators: Jenni Erkintalo (Finland) & Réka Király (Hungary- Finland) designers and illustrators. Co-operation with Etana Editions.

14:00 – 16:00 YARA KONO and writers José Antonio Ruiz, Tuutikki Tolonen & Tanya Tynjälä will sign their books!!!
Library of Malmi
15:00 Ñam, ñam! YARA KONO design and collage workshop
Library of Malmi, Monitoimitila
  • For children from 4 to 6 years accompanied by an adult.
  • Capacity: 15 couples.
  • We speak Portuguese, Finnish, Spanish and English
  • Duration: 45 minutes.

Finger food, salads, soup, casseroles, ice-cream?! We’ll create fantastic and colourful menus. Yara will bring a few ingredients and recipes from Portugal. Which one will make your mouth water?

Facilitator: Yara Kono (Brazil – Portugal), designer and graphic artist. Co-operation: Direção-Geral do Livro, dos Arquivos e das Bibliotecas. Portugal

15:00 Thinking in You – workshop for pregnant mothers
Tanssiluokka
  • Capacity: 20 mothers.
  • Duration: 45 minutes.
  • We speak: Finnish, Spanish, Portuguese and English.

What wishes do you have for your babies future? What is important for you and your family? Join us for this expedition where you will connect deeply with your baby through relaxation music and coloring techniques.

Facilitator: Salla Lehtipuu (Finland) is an illustrator and a visual facilitator.

15:00 Muchos cuentos, muitos contos
Library of Malmi, Lastenosasto
  • For children from 3 to 6 years accompanied by an adult.
  • Duration: 60 minutes.
  • Storytelling in Portuguese, Finnish, Spanish and English.
“Grandparents have a special way of looking at the world and its noises. Kids can feel softly protected by that look.” Ana Maria Pelegrín.

Josefina and Antonio are grandparents of bi-cultural children in Finland. They want to share their experiences as grandparents as well as promoters of children literature and of course, they want to tell their best stories. We will meet with them and their many proposals to read and play with words. Come with your grandparents and bring your favorite story. We will have a wonderful story-telling time!

Facilitators: Josefina Pavón and Antonio Jordán (Spain) children literature promoters. Co-operation: “Pep Sempere”, children and youth literature collective association, Elche (Spain)

16:00 – 17:00 Syysfiesta – Flores de Nieve in Concert
Juhlasali

Welcome, children from 0 to 100 years!

The fall most joyful concert-party is here!!! We’ll celebrate Kolibrí and its families and friends. Did you know that Kolibrí, this unique festival that bring us so much art and joy, celebrate its 4th anniversary? We hope you will bring your best smile, your typical costumes, your party dresses or your favorite fancy costume, and of course dancing shoes!! Flores de Nieve will entertain us in this concert-party. “Culture is a smile everywhere!”. Leon Gieco

Flores de Nieve: Natalia Castrillón (Colombia), Grisell Macdonel-Kvist (México) & Kaisa Mäempää (Finland)
Master of ceremonies: Marino Clown (Spain)

And we will meet again next fall!!…