27.05.2017 – Reformation 500 years

The five hundredth anniversary of the Reformation is celebrated all over the world. The Community of Protestant Churches in Europe (CPCE) has officially given the title of reformation city both to Tallinn and Tartu. In 1517 the monk and theologian Martin Luther (1483-1546) initiated a debate against the sale of indulgencies. As a result of… Read More »

International Stamp Exhibition FINLANDIA 2017

FINLANDIA 2017 – International Stamp Exhibition, Tampere Hall 24th – 28th May 2017, celebrates Finland’s centenary Independence. Read more: exhibition website finlania2017.fi exhibition facebook page exhibition topic in philatelic forum

Collectors meeting in Tallinn 21.05.2017

Philatelic Society organizes collectors meeting on sunday 21.05.2017 from 9:30 to 13:00 in Audentes Sports Gymnasium (Tondi 84). The informatino about the location and driving directions is available in viki.filateelia page. All collectors are welcome!

13.05.2017 – Estonian presidency of the Council of EU

In July 2017, Estonia will hold its first Presidency of the Council of the European Union. This means that for a 6-month period, Estonia will be responsible for finding common ground between the interests and positions of all EU member states, trying to strike a balance between different viewpoints and needs. During the Presidency, Estonia… Read More »

08.05.2017 – EUROPA. Keila-Joa and Maarjamäe castle

The design of the Castle of Keila – Joa was made by the Saint Peterburg architect Hans Stackenschneider who later became a court architect and the most important representative of the historical style in Russia. The castle was built next to the Keila river on the right bank and it was one of the first… Read More »

29.04.2017 – The Lions movement 100 years

Lions Clubs international, the biggest charitable organization of the world that received its beginning from Chicago on June 7 1917, marks this year its 100th anniversary. The aim of the movement is to help above all persons that need help in the local community but also to assist victims of worldwide natural catastrophes and to… Read More »

Collectors meeting in Tallinn 23.04.2017

Philatelic Society organizes collectors meeting on sunday 23.04.2017 from 9:30 to 13:00 in Audentes Sports Gymnasium (Tondi 84). The informatino about the location and driving directions is available in viki.filateelia page. All collectors are welcome!

15.04.2017 – Estonian figure skating 100 years

By the beginning of the 20th century figure skating became widespread in Estonia and the logical continuation was to organize Estonian championships. The first Estonian champions were ascertained on February 26, 1917 on the Tallinn Kalev skating rink, the event is regarded to be the beginning of Estonian figure skating. Until the Second World War… Read More »