Uptown Night Festival – Yläkaupungin Yö in Jyväskylä with Experience Workshop

The Uptown Night Festival or Yläkaupungin Yö marks the beginning of the summer in Jyväskylä, when everyone who is able to move is hanging out on the streets playing, listening to concerts or eating. Finnish weather surprised us with an extreme of 25 plus degrees. Experience Workshop was also out on one of the best[…]

Experience Workshop celebrating Jyväskylä’s birthday with a STEAM-party

    The City of Jyväskylä celebrated its 182. anniversary on March 23. Jyvälän Setlementti and Experience Workshop joined the events in the city library with STEAM family workshops. The highlight of the day was the creation of a beautiful carpet made of CaraWonga’s recycled industrial textile pieces. Thanks to Olivia Oláh, children enjoyed doing[…]

Experience Workshop STEAM Family Day at the ANK School in Pécs, Hungary

Students of the Experience Workshop STEAM Talent Circle at the ANK School in Pécs, Hungary constructed a huge Sierpinski-tetrahedron on 19.01.2019. They invited parents, relatives and teachers to cooperate and also highlighted the mathematics and arts connections of the construction. Apart from the giant fractal construction set up in the schoolyard, they also created a range of[…]

Building the giant dome of friendship in Jyväskylä

Valentine’s Day is understood as the day of friendship in Finland. Experience Workshop and Jyvälän Settlementi celebrated it together with friends and colleagues and a lot of STEAM tools at the youth culture center Veturitallit (which used to be an locomotive repair station once): there were people from the Tuu ja tee (learning by doing)[…]

Space Week 2019 at the Finnish Science Centre Heureka

Visit Experience Workshop`s Space Workshop between 4-15 February 2019 at Heureka! Our activities are: Robot football robots play football. A huge geodesic dome serves as their arena (the tools are 4D Frame Mechatronics robots and a Super 4D Frame dome). Participants will be able to play a football match with each other. Obstacle course a[…]

Hallå STEAM! at Palokan and Viitaniemen Koulu, Jyväskylä

Scroll down for the English version! Den 17 och 18 december besökte vårt team skolorna Palokka respektive Viitaniemi i Jyväskylä. I Palokka gästade vi två sjätte klasser och i Viitaniemi en nionde klass. I bägge fallen var vårt tema “siffror”. Två av oss, Osmo Pekonen och Johan Stén, talade först på svenska om grundläggande aritmetiska[…]