August 11, 2017:
The Minister of Culture of Russia Vladimir Medinsky came to Karelia on a working trip.
First, he visited the National Library, where the historical part of the building is being prepared for opening after the restoration.
Th 5th International Literature Festival Petroglyph started with a press conference at the National Library. The organizer of the festival Vladimir Sofienko told reporters about the program, the tasks of the festival, its participants and plans for the future and answered questions.
July 11, 2017:
A group of Italian students (Pescara and Chieti, Gabriele D'Annunzio University) visited the National Library of the Republic of Karelia. Young people study at a Summer School of Russian Language organized by the Institute of Philology of Petrozavodsk State University.
June 24, 2017:
The National Library of Karelia took part in the City Day of Petrozavodsk
The celebration program of the City Day of Petrozavodsk was very rich. The National Library of Karelia participated in two projects: a premiere project Book Boulevard and a traditional museum project Illusions of the Old City.
June 15, 2017:
An international seminar held on the premises of the National Library of Karelia was very relevant, because today interest in genealogy and return of family memory has been increased sharply not only in Russia, but also in the world.
The Day of the Republic of Karelia has been celebrated in Karelia since 1999. Since 2013, the celebration was moved from the capital of Karelia, Petrozavodsk, to the districts of the republic. In 2017, the Day of the Republic of Karelia was held in the Olonets National District.