Areas of several municipalities were flooded after the rivers broke their banks. The declaration covers 13 municipalities including the Vologda District and Gryazovets District which are among the worst affected. In a statement of 6 November, the Vologda Region Government said the precipitation was more than twice the normal amount and exceeded that of any November.
VI Interregional Folklore Festival "The Village - the Soul of Russia" is held in Vologda District on 18-20 August. The festival promotes the development of intercultural dialogue between the folk artists from different Russian regions as well as upbringing the younger generation in the spirit of tolerance to cultural traditions and customs of another ethnos.
On the eve of September 1, beginning of a new academic year an education forum started its work in Vologda today. This year’s key theme is elaboration of a strategy for the development of modern, high-quality education, which is based on a symbiosis of classical, time-tested traditions and the latest educational trends.
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