Summer activities

Munkkiniemi's youth work unit organizes versatile summer activities. In June, you can enjoy football activities, a summer camps with friends, wakeboarding, excursions and creative art activities.

During June, our young summer workers maintain an eco-café in front of the Munkkiniemi library and youth center at Riihitie 22. Come and enjoy salty and sweet delicacies on weekdays from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

In July, other youth centre of Munkkiniemi youth work unit in Pikku Huopalahti is open on Friday and Saturday evenings. On Tuesdays we organise  girls’ nights at the center. 

Pikku Huopalahti youth centre is open in the summer as follows:

In June

Mondays from 17:00 to 20:30 for those starting 7th grade – 17 years old

In June and July


15:00 – 17:30 for those starting grades 3 to 6                                                                18:00 – 21:30 for those starting 7th grade to 17 years olds


15:00 – 17:30 for those starting grades 3 to 6                                                                          18:00 – 21:30 for those starting 7th grade to 17 years olds

In August, the summer vacation culminates in a soccer tournament at the Töölö ball field. NubuCup is played before the start of the school year on August 5-6. Welcome!

More information about the summer activities available on the website shared by the youth services of the City of Helsinki. See you in the summer!

Munkkiniemi youth center is under renovation

Renovation will last until fall of 2025. During renovation we operate in temporary space on the ground floor of the library and at the Munkkivuori youth center.

Munkkiniemi Youth Center

Munkkiniemi Youth Center offers activities for everyone. Young people can play games, engage in hobbies, cook, make art, craft items or simply hang out. The building’s equipment includes pool and ping pong tables, various game consoles, computers, a TV, a kitchen, a band room and a HUM (Helsinki Unity Music) recording studio! 

In our facilities, you can participate in the youth centre’s events or organise your own events!

Get a membership card!

You need a membership card in order to visit the youth center. You can get one free of charge, without it requiring anything of you.
Youth centre provides a paper form that must be filled in by the young person’s guardian and returned to the youth centre.


Visiting address
Riihitie 22
00330 Helsinki
Postal address

Youth workers

  • Heidi Saukkonen, Team leader
    0931033725 / 0405419246
  • Kristiina Rouhiainen, Head of Unit
  • Terhi Renfors, Regional and participation facilitator
  • Janick Sutisna, nuoriso-ohjaaja
  • Rände Rännäli, nuoriso-ohjaaja
  • Jama Abdirahman, Youth worker
  • Jori Ahola, Youth worker

Youth center phone number: +358 40 541 9246

Opening times

3rd–6th graders 1:00 p.m-4.30 p.m

7th graders–17-year-olds 4.30 p.m–8 p.m


Mon 6th May 1:00 p.m – 8 p.m

Grand opening of temporary space in the bottom floor of Munkkiniemi library.

Wed 8th May 1:00 p.m – 8 p.m

Handicrafts and youth center meeting.

Mon 13th May 1:00 p.m – 8 p.m

Cooking and baking.

Wed 15th May 1:00 p.m-4.30 p.m

Handicrafts and youth center meeting.

Fri 17th May 1:00 p.m – 8 p.m

Visit to Kannisto bakery and activities regarding wishes.

Fri 17th & Sat 18th May 

Night at the youth center. Inquiries and permit forms from youth facilitators.

25th May 1 p.m – 8 p.m 

Graffiti art event in collaboration with the street art unit of youth services. Come try out painting with spray cans! Media art and music, too. Event is free and open for all. Welcome!

4th June 11:00 a.m. – 3 p.m

Traveling farm visiting. Come meet the  animals!


Upcoming events and hobbies

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