July 24, 2018:
The National Library of Karelia held a program Inspiration of the Moominvalley dedicated to the Finnish writer Tove Jansson. Inspiration is the key word here. The warmth of the parents' home, acceptance and respect of relatives, friendly evenings, nature, a house by the sea, acquaintance with artists and poets – all this inspired Tove Jansson to create fairy tales filled with kindness, friendship and warm attitude to the strangest creatures.
July 7, 2018:
The Day of the Republic of Karelia with the National Library of Karelia was held on the coast of the White Sea.
Despite the stinginess of the northern sun, this day was full of warmth, smiles, festive mood and bright spectacular events.The public path to the mobile library moored to the Library Pier of Belomorsk and the book stall of the National Library of Karelia couldn’t be overgrown.
June 28, 2018:
At the Karelian Center of Nicholas Roerich of the National Library of Karelia, a solemn opening of an exhibition of facsimiles of paintings by outstanding painter Nicholas Roerich was opened.
”The Tale of the North is Deep and Captivating…”, these words from the essay Underground Russia by N. K. Roerich gave a name of facsimile exhibition organized in the year of the hundredth anniversary of the stay of the Roerich family in Karelia (1916–1918).
June 28, 2018:
In the framework of Cultural and Business Mission of Saint-Petersburg in Karelia, the National Library of Karelia held a round table discussion Children at a Public Library: New Forms of Promotion of Reading.
The round table discussion was attended by the Head of A. S. Pushkin Central City Children’s Library of Saint-Petersburg Julia Dementeva, the Head of the National Library of Karelia Marina Nikishina, the Scientific Secretary, the Executive Director of the Library Association of the Republic of Karelia Valentina Lapichkova, specialists of libraries of the republic and municipalities.
June 6, 2018:
The National Library of Karelia celebrated the Pushkin’s Day of Russia and the Russian Language Day.
The holiday coincided with the last school day for many Petrozavodsk students, who became the main guests of this holiday. The literary and musical program of Pushkin's day began with the action Flowers to Pushkin.
May 31, 2018:
At the National Library of Karelia, the Head of the Republic Artur Parfenchikov met with leaders of women's non-governmental organizations of Karelia. The round table discussion Family, Motherhood and Childhood was attended by the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the National Library, Deputy of the State Duma of the Russian Federation Valentina Pivnenko, Deputy of the State Duma of the Russian Federation Oksana Pushkina, as well as representatives of ministries and departments of Karelia, leaders of the women's movement, non-profit and public organizations from Petrozavodsk and the districts of the republic.
May 25, 2018:
The National Library of the Republic of Karelia held a solemn event dedicated to the All-Russian Day of Libraries.The professional community and veterans of libraries were congratulated by the Chairman of the Committee of the Legislative Assembly of the Republic of Karelia on Education, Culture, Sports and Youth Policy G. A. Gorelikova, the Minister of Culture of the Republic of Karelia A. N. Lesonen, the Deputy Minister of Education of the Republic of Karelia N. D. Volkova and the Chief Specialist of the Department of Culture and Public Relations of the Administration of Petrozavodsk City District O. M. Anukhina.