Sello 07.06


Music Party

Tuesday 7.06.2016 from 10:00-11:00 /14:00-18:00 Sello Library Leppävaarankatu 3-9, 02600 Espoo. Free entrance!

The Sello Library open their doors to Ibero-American art and culture as seen through the eyes of Ibero-American children. We invite you to join us on a creative, imaginary journey to the land of Kolibrí (The Hummingbird). Workshops, shows and a lot of music of the land of Kolibrí celebrate the joy of family time and multiculturalism. Welcome!

10:00-11:00 Little Kolibri Napo – shadow theater
Akseli sali
  • Suitable for kinder-garden children.
  • We speak Finnish and Spanish.
  • Kinder-garden group registration in advance by email: katia.shklyar(at)
  • Duration: near 20 minutes.

Join us on an adventure deep into the Amazon jungle! Kolibrí – shadow play (performance) takes the spectator to the roots of the stories and myths of the indigenous peoples of South America. Carried out with colorful shadow puppets, the play narrates how Kolibrís and the other birds of the jungle received their colorful feathers.

Artist: Sini Peltola (Finland) & David Munoz (Spain)

14:00, 15:00, 16:00 Soitinarkku – Music Chest Workshop
Akseli sala
  • For children over three years, accompanied by an adult.
  • Capacity: 12 couple per time.
  • In Finnish, Spanish and English. 

Making music with unexpected objects.

Musician: composer Minna Karppanen (Finland). Korvat Auki ry

14:00-17:00 Les Luthiers – Art workshop
  • For children of all ages, accompanied by and adult.
  • We speak Spanish, English and Finnish.
  • Nonstop

Workshop on building musical instruments from recycled materials. We can choose to build a pan flute, a maraca or perhaps a rattle or a drum, a drum, perhaps a trumpet?

Facilitator: Illustrator and graphic designer Ina Fiebig (Germany).

14:00-17:00 Is It An Instrument? – Experimental workshop
  • For children of all ages.
  • We speak Finnish, Spanish and English.
  • Non Stop.

Welcome to explore and to try some fun and interesting instruments.

Teacher: musician and composer Jaime Belmonte (Spain) Korvat Auki ry

16:00-17:00 La fábrica de cuentos – Literature workshop
  • Children from 4 to 8 years old, with an adult.
  • We speak Finnish, Spanish, Portuguese and English.

How far can our imagination reach if we create stories? We are in luck! We will find out in the stories factory with the fantastic support of a group of poets. Come with your mom, dad, aunt, uncle, grandparents or whomever you like and make new friends. These stories will have wings!

Poets: Beatriz García (Spain), José A Canada (Spain), Leonardo Espinosa (Colombia), Emmi Onerva (Finland), Yesmith Sánchez (Mexico). Botella en la Mar Group.

14:00-17:00 Make Your Own Kolibrí- pin workshop
Lasten osasto
  • For children of all ages,accompanied by parents.
  • We speak Spanish, English and Finnish.
  • Nonstop.

Come and make your own Kolibrí pin in bright colors!

Facilitators: librarians & Kolibrí working group.

 17:00-18:00 Concert: “Frutos do SOM”- Children’s music from Brazil.
  • For children of all ages.
  • We speak and sing in Portuguese.

We welcome the whole family to enjoy the radiant repertoire of Brazilian children’s plays and songs, brought to us by musicians: Leandro Pellagio and Aline Aurora Martins in Portuguese (Brazil). Which will be your favorite?