September 18, 2019:
The National Library of Karelia was visited by delegation of the Council of the Association of Finno-Ugric Peoples of the Russian Federation. Sergey Kiselev, the Minister of National and Regional Policy, opened the meeting. He noted the importance of Finno-Ugric cooperation on the territory of the Russian Federation.
September 7, 2019:
The National Library of Karelia took part in one of the main events in Karelia and Petrozavodsk - the Kalakunda Fish Festival.
Experienced fishermen, amateur fishermen and beginners gathered at Duck Pond near the LOTOS-PLAZA Shopping and Entertainment Centre to take part in Kalakunda 2019 and compete in fishing. The new place promised even greater catch! Some plunged headlong into fishing, dreaming of catching 100 trout released into the pond.
September 5, 2019:
At the National Library, an open panel discussion “Tübingen phenomenon” was held.
The meeting was held as part of the Days of Germany in Petrozavodsk and was dedicated to the 30th anniversary of twinning relations between Petrozavodsk and Tübingen.
September 2, 2019:
The National Library of Karelia took part in a great family holiday dedicated to the Day of Knowledge.
At 12 p.m. at the Kirov square, a unique First-Class Academy launched its work. New first graders and their parents came to the cozy mobile library of the National Library from all schools of Petrozavodsk.
August 14, 2019:
Kari Synberg, the Chairman of the Finnish Geographical Society, the Head of the National Delphic Council of Finland, Doctor of Philosophy, Consul, Rostislav Dusaev, Professor of Petrozavodsk State University, Doctor of Law, and Anatoly Gusarov, representative of the National Delphic Council in Karelia, the Head of the Sortavala Fraternity, visited the National Library of Karelia.
July 3, 2019:
In the framework of the project Summer with the National Library, the exciting local history program Petroquest was held. Young readers of the library felt like real time travelers. Making difficult tasks, they, together with the virtual hero - schoolboy Vasya, visited Petrozavodsk of different eras. The children found themselves in the ancient village of Solomennoye, in the place of which the eponymous city district appeared, became witnesses of the construction of the Petrovsky plant, met Saint Thaddeus, the commander Alexander Suvorov, the plant director Charles Gascoigne and other famous historical persons.
June 29, 2019:
In the framework of the City Day, the National Library of Karelia took part in a traditional festival Illusions of the Old Town, which was held in the historic district. Once a year, residents and visitors of our town are transferred to 100 years in the past, where scenes of the life of a provincial city are recreated before their eyes. This time, the theme of the historical reenactment was Petrozavodsk Crafts. The Opening of the City Theater.