we talk about club activities we can't forget the
Pyterlahti Martta-club (organisation of women), which was established in
7.4.1932 in the adult education centre in
South-western Finland. The club actions were closed
down in 2007 when there were some changes in the
EVENTFUL YEAR IN PYTERLAHTI
Kisa-osasto organises annually skiing competition.
In winter 2007 we had the 28. skiing competition.
There are close calls, supportive shouts and
informal atmosphere in the skiing competition.
In the summertime we
have evening by the seaside when
villagers, former villagers and
summer villagers come together in the
Santaniemi. During the evening we have
some funny competitions, time to chat
and have some cup of coffee.
In the December
people come together to have Christmas celebration
party. Event begins with lighting Christmas lights
up and then it's time to have some Christmas
porridge. Also the Santa Claus has been seen in the
In the Christmas Eve villagers light
up Christmas lights aside of King's Road in the
Pyterlahti area. Usually the Santa Claus has some
time in the milk cottages too.
are two milk cottages in the Pyterlahti area. Milk
cottages were places where farmers carried milk to
be collected by lorries. Milk cottages were also
important social places where neighbours could meet
each other. We have renovated two milk cottages and
one has been placed in Opistonmäki and the other in
Pasikonpohja. At times there are a café in the milk
cottage of Opistonmäki and we also organise
different kind of events in the area of milk
We have also trips,
different competitions and community
efforts during the year.
The most important
thing in our acting is humour and