EKSOTE presents Piipaa - day

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Southern Karelian social and healthcare districts' Acute department organizes a free whole family event called Piipaa - day on saturday 24.8 from 10am til 3.30pm at the centre of Lappeenranta. Event's location is at the Marianaukio, Lappeenranta.

Piipaa - day is a childrens festival, which is open for everyone. You may learn about different government officials right next to you.

At the event you may see Eksote's ambulances and personnel from A&E - department. You may bring your own teddy bear for evaluation at the teddy bear emergency department. Southern Karelian Fire department and volunteer firefigters will show their firetrucks and even bring a bouncy castle! Finnish Border Guard will show their equipment used in the operations around Finland. Football club Kultsu, is also present at the event.

Childrens TV - show "Pikku Kakkonen" will send their childrens traffic park officials Maltti and Valtti to entertain the visitors of the event. Shows start at 11am and 1pm. 

We kindly welcome everyone to our event!

More information: Palvelupäällikkö, Akuutti tulosyksikkö, Jan-Erik Palviainen, puh. 040 487 7020,



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Marian aukio

Valtakatu 35


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