Children’s Party Annatalo

Helsinki

Sunday, October 8th, 11-17hs Annantalo, Annankatu 30, Helsinki

Free entry

11:00 Pikku Aurinko & Violeta Parra Family Concert.
Juhlasali, 1st floor.
  • For all ages .
  • We will sing in Spanish and Finnish.
  • Duration: 45 minutes

From the far away Hummingbird lands, comes a young lady singing “Gracias a la Vida”, would you know who would that be? Its Violeta Parra, the most famous chilean musician.Violeta is having birthday, she is turning 100 years old and Pikku Aurinko will celebrate it with us. Be all very welcome to congratulate Violeta singing .We will learn and have a lot of fun with those new songs.

Musicians: Leandro Roco (Argentina) & Laura Havu (Finland). Sponsorship: Chilean Embassy

11:00 “Puxada de Rede” Music and dance workshop
Teatteriluokka 2nd floor.
  • From children from 6 to 13 years old accompanied by an adult.
  • Capacity: 15 couples. Enroll here.
  • We speak portuguese, spanish, english and finnish.
  • Duration: 45 minutes.

“A Puxada da rede “ is a theater performance that rescues the routine of traditional fishermen from the northeast of Brazil. It has common elements with the community work practice in the villages,and it communicates respect and understanding of rhythms found in nature. In Kolibri, these elements are passed through music and dance and being a physically light activity allows the participation of people of all ages.

Teacher: Ed dos Santos Ferreira “Croma” (Brazil). Sponsorship: CENTRO CULTURAL BRASIL-FINLÂNDIA (CCBF)

11:00 Marimba- Dance workshop for babies.
Tanssiluokka, 1st floor.
  • Come to enjoy with your 3 to 18 months old baby
  • Room for 20 couples. Enroll here.
  • We speak Spanish, Finnish, and English.
  • Duration: 45 minutes

Marimba is an ancient percussion instrument considered the most beautiful jewel of Nicaraguan folklore. Its delicate sound can be very relaxing and also very motivating. Welcome to enjoy a smooth and harmonious dance, to the rhythm of the marimba. A relaxing activity that, through contact with the baby, promotes bonding with the father or mother and baby’s sensorial stimulation. Remember to bring your baby carrying bag or your baby sling.

Instructor: Mariano Vega (Nicaragua).Sponsorship: Nicaraguan Embassy

11 – 13hs “Ode to the mess” Isidro Ferrer design and pareidolia workshop
Kuvataideluokka 1, 1st floor.
  • For children between 6 and 13 years old, accompanied by an adult
  • Capacity for 20 couples. Enroll  here
  • We speak Spanish, English and Portuguese
  • Duration: 120 min with a 15 minutes break

The powerful imagination of Isidro Ferrer creates objects that leap out of books, posters and sculptures. We invite you to meet Isidro and his magic and to build with him. In this workshop children will explore the secret qualities of objects and their sentimental values; they will play, classify, manipulate and design characters and objects by recycling old materials. We will conjure up from the chaos wonder and joy for children and adults alike. You are all welcome!

Profesor: Isidro Ferrer (Spain) Sponsorship: Spanish Embassy

11 – 16hs Pin workshop
Infopiste, 1st floor.
  • Nonstop
  • All ages
  • We speak spanish, portuguese, english and finnish.

Come and make your own Isidro Ferrer Kolibrí pin. Use your imagination and add shining colors to it. Take your Kolibri close to your heart!

Facilitators: Kolibrí team.

13hs Violeta and her arpilleras – Embroidery workshop
Tekstiililuokka, 1st floor.
  • For children from 6 to 13 years old accompanied by an adult.
  • Capacity 20 children. Enroll here
  • We speak spanish, finnish, english and portuguese.
  • Duration: 60 min

This year Kolibri and Chile celebrates Violeta Parra’s birth centenary. As many know, she was a famous singer and composer, but only a few know about her work as an plastic artist. Would you like to make your own embroidery on tapestry? Feel welcome to come, know a bit better Violeta and learn the basic stitches of embroidery.

Facilitator: Yasna Bravo Figueroa (Chile)

14:00 “Puxada da rede” Music and dance workshop
Teatteriluokka, 2nd floor.
  • For children between 4 and 6 years old, accompanied by an adult.
  • Capacity: 15 pairs. Enroll here
  • We speak portuguese, spanish, english and finnish.
  • Duration: 45 minutes

A Puxada da rede is a theater performance that rescues the routine of traditional fishermen from the northeast of Brazil. It has common elements with the community work practice in the villages,and it communicates respect and understanding of rhythms found in nature. In Kolibri, these elements are passed through music and dance and being a physically light activity allows the participation of people of all ages.

Teacher: Ed dos Santos Ferreira “Croma” (Brazil). Sponsorship: CENTRO CULTURAL BRASIL-FINLÂNDIA (CCBF)

14 – 16hs “Ode to the mess” Isidro Ferrer design and pareidolia workshop
Kuvataideluokka 1, 1st floor.
  • For children between 4 and 6 years old, accompanied by an adult.
  • Capacity for 20 couples. Enroll here
  • We speak Spanish, English and Portuguese
  • Duration 120 min with a 15 minutes break

The powerful imagination of Isidro Ferrer creates objects that leap out of books, posters and sculptures. We invite you to meet Isidro and his magic and to build with him. In this workshop children will explore the secret qualities of objects and their sentimental values; they will play, classify, manipulate and design characters and objects by recycling old materials. We will conjure up from the chaos wonder and joy for children and adults alike. You are all welcome!

Facilitator: Isidro Ferrer (España) Sponsorship: Spanish Embassy.

14:30, 15, 15:30 Be brave and fair
Grafiikan luokka, 1st floor

Welcome superheroes !!!! For the justice, courage and understanding among people, we will play together. This workshop is a cooperation with Yhteiset Lapsemme.

Instructors: Volunteers trained by Yhteiset Lapsemme

15:00 Violeta and her arpilleras – Embroidery workshop
Tekstiililuokka, 1st floor.
  • For children from 4 to 6 years old accompanied by an adult.
  • Capacity 20 children. Enroll here
  • We speak spanish, finnish, english and portuguese.
  • Duration 60 min

This year Kolibri and Chile celebrates Violeta Parra’s birth centenary. As many know, she was a famous singer and composer, but only a few know about her work as an plastic artist. Would you like to make your own embroidery on tapestry? Feel welcome to come, know a bit better Violeta and learn the basic stitches of embroidery.

Instructor: Yasna Bravo Figueroa (Chile)

15:00 Without marimba there is no party. Dance workshop for boys and girls
Tanssiluokka, 1st floor.
  • For children from 2 to 6 years old accompanied by an adult.
  • Capacity for 20 couples. Enroll here
  • We speak Spanish, Finnish and English
  • Duration: 45 minutes.

There is no party in Nicaragua where marimba is not present. Its delicate sound can be very relaxing and also motivating. You are welcome to enjoy an afternoon dancing to the joyful and fun sound of marimba. We will learn some new steps of this Nicaraguan folk dance. Are you up for it? Remember to bring a bottle of water and your best smile.

Teacher: Mariano Vega (Nicaragua) Sponsorship: Nicaraguan Embassy

15:00 “The Isidro’s house”, storytelling and guided visit to Isidro Ferrer’s exposition
Studio Anna, 1st floor
  • For children older than 4 years old accompanied by an adult.
  • Capacity for 20 pairs per session and per language. Enroll here
  • We speak Spanish and Portuguese.
  • Duration 45 minutes

We will explore, touch, read and observe the fantastic and creative world of Isidro Ferrer. Get your imagination and curiosity ready and prepare yourself to get to know his books at the House of Illustration.

Storyteller: Verónica Miranda (Argentina) and Patricia Carvalho Ribeiro (Brazil)

16:00 Suomi Syntymäpäivä Syysfiesta
Juhlasali

This party is for children aged between 0 to 100 years old. The entire family: mothers and fathers, grandparents and all of Kolibrí’s friends are welcomed.

Yes! We will await for you and your beautiful smile, your regional or party dress or a costume and of course, your dancing shoes. Together we will celebrate the funniest party of the year with our star DJ Pirata Boing. Culture is the smile that is everywhere!