The year 1990 saw the opening of the Kuskov Memorial Flat in Tot’ma, a small town even by the Vologda Region’s standards. The town once prided itself on its salt making and the seafaring merchants who traded in Siberia and America. It was a native of Totma, Ivan Kuskov, who founded Fort Ross in California.
V International competition for performers on wind and percussion "Northern Rhapsody" will kick off in Cherepovets City on December 1.
To develop skills and abilities needed to obtain a future profession, an IT centre for children has been lauched in Gryazovets, Vologda Region.
The Vologda Region (Russia) and Fergana Region (Uzbekistan) have been sustaining partnership ties for years. Over these years, the parties have implemented a whole range of joint projects.
“Rendezvous with Russia”, a seven-day international film festival, will open on December 14 in the Vologda Region, featuring Russian and foreign films, documentaries and animated movies. The festival hopes to boost tourism in the region, hosting round table discussions to debate the future of the local tourist industry.
The project was supported by the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation, the Russian Cultural Foundation and the national project "Culture". The Korbakov Art school in Vologda organised the contest.