The National Library of the Republic of Karelia together with the Kizhi Museum took part in the Museum Night Event. In 2017, the Museum Night was held in Petrozavodsk on 20th – 21st May and citizens of the city could visit museum at an unusual time. During the evening since 18 till 22 on the Kirov Square a mobile library presented a book exhibition and shown a film dedicated to a famous national poetess, mourner form Zaonezhye Irina Fedosova (1827-1899).
Experts on works by narratress of folk tales answered to the questions of a quiz Fedosova was Wonderful like a Fairy-Tale. This is how Fedor Shalyapin spoke about the famous storyteller of bylinas, ballads and spiritual poems Irina Fedosova. Young guests of the mobile library were interested in the contest Collect the Proverb, consisted of proverbs and sayings used by Fedosova.