Polistovsky Reserve congratulated young library visitors on the Day of Ecology.
The events dedicated to the Day of Ecology took place on June 2 in the Central Regional Library of A.P. Filosofova (Bezhanitsy) and on June 5 in the Central library of M.I. Semevsky (Velikie Luky). The guests of the libraries were children attending summer camps at schools.
On June 2, the employee of the environmental education department of Polistovsky Reserve, SA Nikitina introduced young visitors from the school of Bezhanitsy to the world of swamps. Also kids got acquainted with the history of creation of a memorable date devoted to the environmental protection, discussed the consequences of man's unwise actions in relation to the nature and ways to help the Earth heal its wounds. The librarian N.M. Kuzmicheva offered the children a summer reading program "Literary Vacations - 2017", and for those who keen on nature - a creative task for the summer.
On June 5, the employees of Polistovsky Reserve and members of the club “Eco-Luchiki” held a presentation and a quiz about the reserve, creative competition and a master class for the guests of the library in Velikie Luky. As usual, the classes were combined by marsh themes. About 100 young visitors to the library got acquainted with the life of the untouched nature area and the work of the staff of the country's first swamp reserve.
Polistovsky Reserve invites teams and public associations to cooperate in conducting environmental events. Those wishing to hold events independently the department of ecological education of the reserve would be pleased to provide the necessary methodological support.