10:00 − 18:00 Book Exhibitions
Mr Andrey Baranovsky, Chief Bibliographer of the Bibliology Research Department of the National Library of Belarus, local history expert, author of the book "Lepel Infantry School", took part in the TV show on Russia 1 from the cycle "Memory of Fiery Years".
Children’s Room held “Sun Fruits” master-class on August 8. The kids learned how to make colorful and juicy fruits in the single-glass window plasticine graphic technique.
The exhibition "The Future is for Youth!" dedicated to the International Youth Day. It's on show in the Official Documents Service Department (room 207) from August 7 to September 14.
The first Belarusian printer Francysk Skaryna began publishing in 1517 in Prague. The first book with a note about the date of its completion was the “Psalter”. Thanks to this, we know not only the year, but also the birthday of the Belarusian printed book. It was on August 6, 1517.