PISARA 2019 - Finland


Welcome to the Finnish forest! PISARA national Camp is also international. Come and meet young people all around from Finland & other countries and create your summer dream together with us! – Live in a tent, feel rain on your face, swim in the lake, sing, participate & make programmes, act, and experience Christian affinity and spiritual life with the others. See also the highest church in the world!

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(Inter)national camp for boys, girls & families and adolescents


What?
Campfires, adventures, action, excitement, new friends, peace, daily devotional times, joy, games, competitions, camping and much much more.

Where?
Partaharju camp site, Pieksämäki, in the middle of Finland
Traveling - by plane
to Helsinki -> by train to Pieksämäki ca. 3,5 h
to Kuopio -> by train to Pieksämäki ca. 1 h
to Tampere -> by train to Pieksämäki ca. 2 h

When?
24th to 29th July 2019

For who?
For all girls, boys, adolescents & young adults until 29 year, and their groupleaders. Children under 10 years of age can participate with their families.
Participants register normally as groups with their own leaders. Young leaders & adults can attend on their own.

How?
Camping in tents by the lake Salvonen in five camp villages: Purola, Kumpula, Järvelä, Savula and Harjula. Programme will be held partly in the villages, partly as a whole camp. Everything happens outdoors; accommodation in participants’ own tents.
Dining shelters and toilets are present in the villages.
Common meals are served & included in the price.

Price
130 euros / person + travel expences (siblings 120€).

Organisers
Pisara is organised by Nuori kirkko ry “The Young Church Association”, Christian Association for children & young people in Finland.
In cooperation with: Church Council, dioceses, and local parishes of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Finland, The Finnish Evangelical Lutheran Mission, and Church Aid of Finland.