Chill Out Aimaǵy
Loan department organized a recreation area - Chill Out Aimaǵy - as part of the “Library Night”. That evening, readers visiting the department took part in the presentation of books in a relief-dotted format "World at your fingertips."
The project “Literary Heritage of Pavlodar Irtysh” for the publication of books by Pavlodar authors in a relief-dot format for visually impaired and blind readers has been implemented by the Zhanashyr Center since 2017. During this time, 5 books of Pavlodar authors were published. At the presentation, the guests of honor were authors whose books were included in the project. Among them are famous poets, writers and journalists - Galymbek Zhumatov, Nazymbek Dukenbai, Olga Grigoryeva, Yelena Ignatovskaya. The meeting participants, readers and employees of the regional special library for the blind and visually impaired citizens listened to poetry and songs in the author's performance.
Emoji quiz of literary scholars continued the evening program. Viewers had to guess the names of books according to emojis. Then two teams - “Fathers” and “Children” - composed emoji questions, and competed in well-read. The result of the meeting was draw - 3:3.
The poetic “crossroads” was dedicated to the theme “Autumn Garden in the Life of Two Poets”. The next two hours were devoted to the creativity and personality of the two poets - Fariza Ongarsynova and Sergey Yesenin. Pavlodar poets, members of the “Istoki” literary and music club, read verses by F. Ongarsynova, S. Yesenin and their own as well as sang songs.
Lovers and connoisseurs of modern and classical literature gathered at a literary auction. They guessed the names and authors of the books by proposed passages from their works. The winners took guessed books with them.
The participants expressed a desire to meet again in such a “warm” atmosphere.