During year 2015 in Perhekoti Päiviö we has been going trough a succession and the new generation has taken the lead from the foster family home and starting also new services that support children and their families wellbeing. Jenni Lento (social welfare worker and expressive art group leader) and Mirva Paasirova (special educator, illustrator and wilderness guide) are now the ones who are responsible of Päiviö. As a part of succession the age limit for the children who come to live in Päiviö has been changed to 7 to 14 years old children.
Together with Loma-Paksu Perhekoti Päiviö will arrange different kinds of courses and activities during the coming year 2016. For joining the course one doesn’t need any previous experience and all the happenings are non-alcoholic.
February: Celebration of Sunlight 6.2. from 12.00 to 16.00. When the day gets longer the children of Paksu yard will keep the celebration in co-operation with Loma-Paksu. Music performances, cafe, having fun with snow and toboggan slide. Everyone is welcome!
April: 15.-22.4. Boost your studies. Rehabilitative and supportive week for youngsters who have challenges with primary school, daily life and social relationships. More information from Mirva tel. +358400215091 / firstname.lastname@example.org.
July: Creative expression for youngsters 12 to 18 years 27.-28.7. On this camp we will find our way to the secret, creative me. Creativity will be opened up by writing, listening to the music and painting. The camp is kept by word-art- and drama teacher Vilja Itkonen (MA) and the full board and accommodation is taken care by Loma-Paksu. Minimum group size 6, maximum 15 person. Price (including accommodation, food and program): 60€/person OR only the program 100€/person. More information fom:email@example.com
Clownery for adults and over 15 years old youngsters 29.-30.7.2016 Are you bored of being rational, proper and serious? When you feel like being awkward, turn the world upside down and tell a bad joke it is time to take your red nose and dive in to the role of a clown. During this course we will investigate our own limits, roles and let go from self-control and fears trough clownery. The course is kept by word-art- and drama teacher Vilja Itkonen (MA) and the full board and accommodation is taken care by Loma-Paksu. Price (including accommodation, food and program) 180€/person OR only the program 120€/person. More information from: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sekä Luovaa ilmaisua että Klovneriaa opettava Vilja Itkonen (FM) on sanataide- ja draamaohjaaja, kirjoittaja, teatterintekijä sekä äidinkielen, kirjallisuuden ja ilmaisutaidon opettaja. Vilja on työskennellyt pitkään taidekasvatuksen sekä luovan kirjoittamisen aloilla erityisesti lasten ja nuorten parissa. Lisäksi hän on vaikuttanut yli 20 vuoden ajan useissa teatteriryhmissä Suomessa ja ulkomailla. Vilja on ohjannut sekä kirjoittanut näytelmiä, järjestänyt erilaisia esittävän taiteen kursseja sekä kouluttanut opettajaopiskelijoita sekä sanataideohjaajia. Viimeisen kolmen vuoden aikana hän on opiskellut fyysistä teatteria, mimiikkaa ja klovneriaa Argentiinassa.
August: Rap workshop (10.00 to 16.00) and music event (18.00 to 22.00) 3.9.2016 for youth. Rap artist Ailu Valle from Inari will be teaching and guiding youngsters to make their own rap songs alone and together in a small groups. On the evening there will be an music event at Loma-Paksu where the youngsters get opportunity to show their skills with Ailu and besides that some local bands will be performing. Musician Ville Linnala from Kittilä will be hosting the music event. Workshop price: 75€/person. Event is free of charge for the youngsters from Kittilä. Event is drug free. Workshop and event is done in co-operation with Perhekoti Päiviö and Loma-Paksu
During the happening it is possible to stay at Loma-Paksu guesthouse with full board price 52€/youngster and 60€/adult OR only the accommodation without food price 25€/youngster and 30€/adult.