Events and Infos


Week Against Racism (week 11)

Oulu Loves Me event will be organized on Friday 19.3.2021 at 13-14. The main event during the week is Oulu loves me occasion arranged by the Multicutural center of Oulu Villa Victor and Finland’s Etno (Advisory Board for Ethnic Relations) with co-operation parties. 

The occasion is virtual, and the pre-recorded program consists of poems made and presented by adolescents, music, encouragement speech by Mikko Salmi, the director of communications of the city of Oulu, and a Bollywood dance performance. Registrations by 18.3. 

 Programme in Finnish: Oulu loves me - Rasisminvastaisen viikon ohjelma

Welcome to Oulu

Welcome to Oulu event will be organized  on Thursday 2.9.2021. 
More information coming up soon.

Colourful Restaurant

Colourful Restaurant is arranged every year. In November 2020 Colorful Restaurant was organized as a photo and video contest on Instagram due to corona virus. 

Once corona situtation allows, Colourful Restaurant will be organized also as a live event in the future. If you want to give your contribution to the occasion and come to prepare and serve your national dishes and other specialities to the public, please contact Mia Lindberg,, tel. 044 703 1326. 

Info sessions

Due to Covid-19 pandemic, all the info sessions will be held online until the sessions can be held safely in the main library. Themes of the info sessions this spring are for example living in Oulu, studying possibilities in vocational schools and in higher education, library and sport services, data protection and police. If you or your group is interested in taking part of the info sessions, you can ask more information about time tables and register to the sessions by writing an e-mail to Ritva Saloranta (ritva.saloranta(at)

Changes may occur, please follow Villa Victor's website on updates.

Colourful Restaurant


Autumn 2020 Colourful Restaurant was arranged as a video and photo contest due to corona virus. Ashish Dahal’s photo above is the winning picture of the contest.

Trip to pick berries and mushrooms

Trip to Sanginjoki to pick berries and mushrooms, autumn 2019.