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The Poetry of Kindness

The Poetry of Kindness
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On June 27, the “Poetry of Kindness” literary event was held in the children’s room.

At the event, the young readers discovered the kind and lovely poems by the Soviet children’s poetess, Agnia Barto.

The guys tested their knowledge of the poetess’ writing in a quiz, tried to rhyme in the game “Continue the Line”, and drew an illustration to the most liked poem.

Read more about the events that take place in the children's room.

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