Summer 2012 Opening Hours

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Tourism

The visitor’s guide to Espoo is www.visitespoo.fi

Public Health Centres

  • Booking and counselling numbers answer all summer and direct you to an open health centre. You can ask for medical advice and get connected to the health centre or emergency department on duty around the clock at tel. 09 10023.
  • The health centre in Kalajärvi is closed from June 25 to August 17. The health centres in Kilo, Kivenlahti and Puolarmetsä are closed from June 25 to August 3. In summer we treat emergencies mostly. If it is not that urgent, please contact us in August.
  • Emergency care outside office hours for adults in the public emergency health centres in Espoo (Jorvi hospital, Karvasmäentie 10), Helsinki (Haartman hospital, Haartmaninkatu 4, building 12 and Maria hospital emergency department, Lapinlahdenkatu 16, building 15 C, inner yard) and Vantaa (Peijas hospital, Sairaalakatu 1).
  • Emergency care for children under 16 years outside office hours in Espoo (Jorvi hospital, Turuntie 150), Helsinki (Children’s hospital, Stenbäckinkatu 11) and Vantaa (Peijas hospital, Sairaalakatu 1). You can choose any of these if you live in Espoo, Helsinki, Kauniainen or Vantaa.
    The daytime hospital and the geriatric polyclinic in Muurala are closed from July 2 to July 29.

Health Centres

Public Dental Clinics

  • The dental clinics in Leppävaara, Tapiola, Matinkylä, Espoonlahti and Espoon keskus (Samaria) are open all summer, appointments tel. 09 816 30300. Emergency dental care for children under 18 years and disabled at office hours is given at the clinics, appointments tel. 09 816 30300. The other clinics are closed some of the summer. In summer we treat emergencies mostly. If it is not that urgent, please contact us in August.
  • Emergency dental care at office hours (7:45–15:00) for adults in Trillakatu 5, Kilo, is open all summer, appointments tel. 09 816 35900
  • Emergency dental care outside office hours (weekdays 14:00–21:00, weekends 8:00–21:00), appointments tel. 09 3104 9999 (Street address: Haartmaninkatu 4, building 12, Helsinki)

Dental Clinics

Therapy and Rehabilitation

  • The foot therapy clinic is closed from July 9 to August 5.
  • Physiotherapy, appointments weekdays 8:30–11 and 12:00–14:00, tel. 09 816 36000 from June 1 to August 31.
  • Medical rehabilitation equipment unit is open 8:00–13:00 from June 25 to August 3.
  • Veteran’s services and Rehabilitation of mentally handicapped EKKU are closed from July 2 to July 7.
  • Adult’s ergotherapy is closed from July 16 to July 20.

X-ray

  • X-ray in Puolarmetsä is only for the hospital’s patients from June 25.
  • X-ray in Espoon keskus (Samaria) is closed from August 6 to August 28.

HUS Röntgen (HUS Medical Imaging Center)

Maternal and Child Health Centres, Family Work and Support

  • In the summer, from July 2 to August 5, we only offer services for pregnant women and babies 0–5 months old as a rule. In the summer you also have to book all your visits in advance.
  • These maternal and child health centres are open all summer: Perkkaa, Upseerinkatu 3 B; Leppävaara, Konstaapelinkatu 2; Tapiola, Ahertajantie 2; Matinkylä, Matinkatu 1; Kivenlahti, Merivalkama 2; Nöykkiö, Oxfotintie 8; Espoon keskus, Kamreerintie 2 A 3 floor; Kalajärvi, Ruskatie .1
  • Maternal and child health centres, appointments and counselling tel. 09 816 228 00 weekdays 8:30–14:30.  
  • Family work, appointments and counselling, tel. 09 816 23600 Tuesday and Thursday 12:00–13:00.
  • Family support centre in Tuomarila is closed from July 9 to July 22.

Senior centres

  • Viherlaakso, Tapiola, Soukka, Espoon keskus and Kauklahti are open all summer
  • Haukilahti is closed from June 25 to July 29
  • Kalajärvi is closed from July 2 to July 27
  • Leppävaara is closed from June 4 to July 29, day activities in Espoon keskus
  • Day activities in Hopeakuu moved to Tapiola from June 4 to August 10
  • Senior counselling  is closed from July 2 to July 3

Citizens’ offices

In summer we have reduced opening hours. All citizens’ offices close 15:00 on June 21 and are closed June 22 (Midsummer Eve). Our service number is tel. 09 8165 7070.

Citizens’ offices, summer 2012 opening hours

Espoo Catering

Lunch restaurants are open all summer in Espoonlahti health centre, in Puolarmetsä Hospital, in Tapiola health centre, in Pihatalo in Espoon keskus and in the senior centres in Tapiola and Soukka.

  • The lunch restaurant in Haukitalo in Haukilahti is closed from June 25 to July 29
  • The lunch restaurant in Kalajärvi senior centre is closed from July 2 to July 29
  • The lunch restaurant in Ruusulinna in Etelä-Leppävaara is closed from July 2 to July 29

Municipal lunch restaurants in Espoo, detailed opening hours (in Finnish)

Culture

Exhibition Centre WeeGee in Tapiola, including Espoo City Museum and EMMA - Espoo Museum of Modern Art a.o., is open all summer.

Espoo Cultural Centre in Tapiola:

  • From June 4 to August 12 reduced opening hours: Mon-Thu 8:00–20:00, Fri 8:00-18:00, Sat 9:00–18:00, Sun 9:00–15:00
  • June 21 we close 18:00, we are closed from June 22 to June 24 and from June 30 to July 29.    
  • From August 13 normal opening hours: Mon–Fri 8:00–21:00, Sat 9:00–18:00, Sun 9:00–15:00

Organ Night and Aria Festival 2012 every Thursday 22:00 from June 7 to August 30 at Espoo Cathedral. 

Children’s art house Pikku-Aurora is closed from June 22 to July 29.
The Swedish cultural services in Folkhälsanhuset, Tuuliniitty, Tapiola, are closed from July 2 to August 6.

Exhibition Centre WeeGee
Espoo City Museum
english.espoo.fi/culturalcentre

Libraries

The city libraries of Helsinki, Espoo, Kauniainen, and Vantaa have reduced opening hours to August 12. You can lend and return books and stuff in any of these libraries if you have a library card.

www.helmet.fi

Youth

Youth club weekdays at 13:00–21:00 in Veräjäpellonkatu 6, Leppävaara and Sentteri, Kirstintie 11, Espoon keskus from June 6 to August 10

Youth information and counselling yESBOx Omena, Piispansilta 11 S 30, is open Monday and Wednesday to Friday 10:00 to 16:00 from June 4 to 30 and from August 1 to 12. In July we are closed.