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Monthly Archives: February 2010

Saturday 6.3 at 4pm: The song/piano-duo Kari Hevossaari & Heini Lehto will once more perform at the bookshop!

Dear friend of Arkadia, After its highly successful and critically acclaimed concert in December, the song/piano-duo Kari Hevossaari and Heini Lehto will perform again at the bookshop on Saturday 6.3 at 4pm! The programme will include opera, Italian songs and a very continental atmosphere, with grand emotions! Welcome to warm Mediterranean light in the midst […]

Wednesday 24.2 at 6pm: Exceptional concert of PLOP with Ville Herrala, Joonas Riippa and Mikko Innanen

Dear friend of Arkadia, You are more than welcome to a spectacular concert by PLOP on Wednesday 24.2 at 6pm! PLOP is a band of three like-minded musicians, all interested in stretching the boundaries of their own expression while remaining true to their musical masters (Monk, Mingus, Ornette etc..) Be prepared for an aural feast […]

Tuesdays 23.2 / 2.3 / 9.3 at 7pm: Poetry & Jazz – Songs of Ice and fire – Spring 2010

Dear friend of Arkadia, You are extremely welcome to Poetry & Jazz evenings on Tuesdays 23.2, 2.3 and 9.3 at 7pm. The programme is simply extraordinary (see below). Join us all! Warm regards, Ian www.arkadiabookshop.fi – Entrance is free and green tea will be served. A donation of €2 (or more!) is suggested and would […]

Saturday 20.2 at 4pm: ‘Moves and Changes’ by actress and writer Pia Werner!

Dear friend of Arkadia, You are welcome to attend another performance of ‘Moves and Changes’ on Saturday 20.2 at 4pm! A funny, sad and angry tale, about love and choices, violence and hope, by actress and writer Pia Girard . Warm regards, Ian www.arkadiabookshop.fi – Entrance is free and green tea will be served. A donation […]

Friday 19.2 at 6pm:You are warmly welcome to a TED salon!

 Dear friend of Arkadia, You are warmly welcome to a TED salon on Friday 19.2 at 6pm! An evening of watching and discussing two short, impactful, and thought-provoking video lectures on topical urban themes by architects Bjarke Ingels (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bjarke_Ingels) and Carolyn Steele (http://www.hungrycitybook.co.uk/blog/?page_id=5). The lectures, originally delivered at past TED conferences (www.ted.com), deal with sustainable […]

Wednesday 17.2 at 7pm:General Wakeel Akbari&Legal Adviser Jari Paajala will discuss Afghanistan

Dear friend of Arkadia, The bookshop is happy and honoured to welcome EUPOL Legal Adviser Jari Paajala and General Wakeel Akbari, Head of the Afghan National Police (ANP) Anti-Corruption Unit for a straight talk about the situation in Afghanistan on Wednesday 17.2 at 7pm. At the end of the presentation a short film about the […]

Tuesday 16.2 at 6pm: Hyljättiin outouden vuoksi: Israel-Jakob Schur ja suomalainen tiedeyhteisö

Dear friend of Arkadia, You are warmly welcome to listen to a talk hosted by director Taru Mäkelä, Dr Simo Muir and Dr Ilona Salomaa relating to the academic destiny of Israel-Jakob Schur (1879–1949) on Tuesday, February 16th 2010 at 6pm. The talk deals with the rejection of Israel-Jakob Schur´s dissertation at the University of Helsinki […]

Monday 15.2 at 6pm: Gordon F. Sander, the journalist & historian, will give a reading from his new book, Taistelu Suomesta (The Battle of Finland)

 Dear friend of Arkadia, On Monday 15.2 at 6pm Gordon F. Sander, the journalist and historian, will be rejoining us to give a reading from his just published book, Taistelu Suomesta (The Battle of Finland). http://wsoy.fi/yk/products/show/79318 Gordon F.Sander will gladly discuss his book and answer questions. You are all heartily welcome! Warm regards, Ian www.arkadiabookshop.fi […]