the friendship of Belov and Rasputin, the magic of Alexander Panteleev, a duet night, a subbotnik in Kurkino, Total dictation and traditional Ustyug costume

Weekend again! Are you with us?

How we met and what thoughts the two classics of Russian literature shared Vassily Beloff and Valentin Rasputin, Vologda residents will be informed this weekend. The authors were united by the love for their country, the respect for the countryside and its way of life. Vassily Belov and Valentin Rasputin have been friends for over 40 years, visiting each other more than once, exchanging books, writing letters discussing their concerns about Russia’s future. The Vassily Belov Museum-Apartment will also present the exhibition “Vassily Belov and Valentin Rasputin: Sowers of the Good in Russian Culture”.

There will be an excursion-lecture “Belov – Rasputin”. April 9 at 2:00 p.m. at the Vasily Belov Museum-Apartment at: Vologda, st. Oktyabrskaya, 10, apt. 4. Ticket price: 150 rubles. – adult, 100 rubles. pupils, students. The Pushkin card is valid.


This weekend you can not only relax culturally, but also … work culturally! April 10 everyone is invited to Community work day for the improvement of the Spasskoye-Kurkino estate object of cultural heritage of regional importance. Once, the estate was one of the largest and most beautiful in the Vologda region, all the color of Russian society came to its owners, the nobles Rezanov and Andreev XIX century. Now the estate is being restored with the efforts of the Vologda district administration, Kurkino village residents and volunteers. All the caring residents of Vologda are called to help with this: on Sunday from 10 to 15, help is needed to dismantle the floor and clean the walls on the 1st floor of the mansion, in order to prepare for restoration work. It is recommended to register in the subbotnik at the link and all additional information about the departure can be obtained from Daria Gutorova.

Exhibition by Alexander Panteleev

An interesting versatile graphic designer, muralist, honored RSFSR artist Alexander Pantelev was transmitted “magic of form”. The master developed his own artistic system and created canvases with an original, original vision of northern nature, the city and man. Alexander Panteleev’s new exhibition, dedicated to the 90th anniversary of his birth, presents 22 paintings, which reflects the main stages of the creative development of the artist. Nature, industry and theater are the main motifs of the Magic of Forms exhibition. The meeting point is the Alexander Panteleev Memorial Workshop on Kozlenskaya, 4. On Saturday, April 9, Vologda residents are expected on an excursion. Start 12:00 and 14:00. The Pushkin card is valid.

Total dictation

Everyone is invited to remember the rules of the Russian language on April 9. Total dictation in Vologda starts at 14:00. You can check your spelling and punctuation knowledge online at the project website. You can print the dictation on a computer or download a special form on the website and write it by hand. The handwritten version can be submitted for verification at a special point indicated in the city or you can wait for the analysis and check it yourself. Online reviews will take place from April 13 to April 16 at, the time on the site will be announced separately.

You can also take part in the online marathon, which will run from 7:30 to 00:30. In addition to dictating various parts of the text, during this period you will be able to listen to lectures on the Russian language, participate in video tours, a quiz on the Russian language and also watch the broadcast of meetings with guest stars. To participate in the dictation and marathon remotely, you must register on the site.

Larissa Pilinskaya

romantic program “Love is like spring music” On April 10, the artists of the Vologda Philharmonic will present. A duet night awaits the listeners. Larisa Pilinskaya (soprano), Anton Nikolaev (baritone), Evgenia Livinets (mezzo-soprano), Olga Koziychuk (piano) will perform famous works by Russian and foreign composers. Compositions by Arno Babadzhanyan, Yuri Milyutin, Isaak Dunayevsky, Sergei Rachmaninoff, Pyotr Tchaikovsky, Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov will be presented. The concert will start at 16:00. Tickets can be purchased online, including the use of the Pushkin Card.

Women from Vologda can appreciate the traditional Ustyug costume and find ideas for their clothes.

Assessment Traditional Ustyug costume and women from Vologda can find ideas for their outfits by visiting a new exhibition at the Southwest Kremlin Tower. Here are festive and everyday clothes worn by the inhabitants of Ustyuzhna in the 19th – early 20th century, jewelry, towels and tablecloths richly decorated with embroidery and lace, dishes and items that a country house could not make. No less interesting are the hairstyles of our villagers, whose former family status and wealth were easy to read. There is also a men’s suit in the exhibition, however, only in two copies. But this is rare, because men’s clothes were not kept as carefully as women’s.

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