A special event dedicated to the Defender of the Fatherland Day took place in the Museum of History of Pechory on February 17.
Veterans of The Great Patriotic War and Veterans of Labor became the guests of the event, which started with a guided tour in the museum’s exhibition. Natalia Dubrovskaya, the Director of Izborsk Museum Reserve and A.Demianenko, the President of the Public Organization of Veterans of War and Labour of Pechory gave their welcome speeches.
“Mariukisi” (“Berries”) folk children ensemble gave a singing performance dedicated to the Defenders of the Fatherland. It was followed by discussions and tea drinking in amiable atmosphere.
The Museum of History of Pechory are very grateful to the Public Organization of Veterans of War and Labour of Pechory, “Mariukisi” (“Berries”) folk children ensemble and representatives of “Pechorskaya Pravda” newspaper for taking part in the event.