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STORIES FROM HISTORY OF SOUTH KARELIA

A narrow cave.

Story of the cave

During the Great Northern War in the early 1700s, pillaging troops of Russians rampaged in Finnish territory, hounding the inhabitants. The heaviest blows were felt…
A big rock.

The strange rock

Kummakivi [strange rock] in Ruokolahti is an erratic boulder which settled in its unusual spot 10,000-11,000 years ago. The rock is seven metres wide and…
A drawn picture of a pig who has is enjoying the sunlight in the freedom..

Karjukallio

Near Immalanjärvi lake is Karjukallio [Boar Hill], assumed to have been named after the wild boar roaming in the area. One interpretation claims that the…
A pink bird fying in the sky.

Wonders of Immalanjärvi lake

There was human habitation on the shores of Immalanjärvi lake as early as the 4000s BCE. Fragments of clay pots, burnt bones and stone tools…

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EVENTS FROM REGIONAL CALENDAR

IMPORTANT PROJECTS IN SOUTH KARELIA

SOUTH KARELIA IN TWITTER AND INSTAGRAM

Sunny June in here and @sefinruscbc Programme team and committees have intensive week. Two important meetings take place on-line:

2014-2020 Joint Monitoring Committee 25.6.2020
2021-2027 Programming Committee 26.6.2020
Stay tuned for meeting news following nearest days📯

WOW💙💚 Live video from ⁦@LappeenrantaFi ⁩seen in ⁦virtual event organized by Team ⁦@SouthKarelia⁩ as part of @S3Unica⁩ project. Exchance of experiences with 60 participants from different parts of Europe👍 #RIS3

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