|Energy Recharging Concert||Sharing Housekeeping Market|
|Seoul Citizens Hall Wedding||Seoul Speakers’ Corner|
The Seoul Metropolitan Government will hold the event of “Together! 4th Anniversary Party of Seoul Citizens Hall” to celebrate the anniversary. Since its opening, 7.3 million people have visited the Seoul Citizens Hall.
Over the past four years, various citizen activities have been held at the Seoul Citizens Hall. It hosted 23 citizen participation programs for 5,033 occasions in total; 140 couples married at “Seoul Citizens Hall Wedding”; and public spaces were rented 3,156 times. In addition, the Seoul Citizens Hall served as a venue for communication with citizens. A total of 6,393 citizens voiced their opinions at the Seoul Speakers’ Corner. Among the suggestions made by citizens at the Seoul Speakers’ Corner, 210 suggestions related to the city administration (measures to reduce smell in elementary school toilets and ease conditions for funding young entrepreneurs, along with many others) were reflected in city policies. A total of 61 “Policy Hearing Debate Forums” were held to hear and reflect opinions of experts and citizens. A total of 1,251 citizen’s opinions proposed at the debate session were realized as city policies, such as the permanent operation of the Seoul Bamdokkaebi Night Market and the expansion of small weddings held at public institutions.
The Seoul Citizens Hall has evolved with citizens over the past four years and there are plans to open a second Seoul Citizens Hall in late 2017 to respond to the positive response from citizens.
|Events Celebrating the 4th Anniversary of Seoul Citizens Hall||Commemoration concert ‘Dreaming Seoul, Happy Seoul Citizen’||Jan. 14th, 2017|
2pm to 4pm
|– Orchestra performance by children|
– Congratulatory performance of the popular four-member vocal group “Sweet Sorrow”, a public relations ambassador of Seoul
|Citizen Experience Program||Jan. 12th to 15th, 2017|
2pm to 5pm
|– Writing a New Year’s Wish and Displaying on the Media Wall|
– Drawing Citizens Hall characters on postcards
– Create a cake-like photo zone by writing your wishes to Citizens Hall on Post-its
|Special Exhibition “Yesterday and Today of the Seoul Citizens Hall”||Jan. 14th to 30th, 2017||Citizens Plaza|
|Linked Exhibition||Fantastic Forest||Dec. 23rd, 2016 to Jan. 30th, 2017||Dec. 23rd, 2016 to Jan. 30th, 2017||– Media art exhibition for virtual experience of communicating with animals in the winter forest|
|Warm Dreaming Seoul||Dec. 23rd, 2016 to Feb. 23rd, 2017||City Galley|
|– Introduction of Seoul City Policies on Jobs, Welfare and Tourism|