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Opening of the exhibition in the library named after Fyodor Dostoevsky.

15.10.2015

October 15, 2015 the chief of the archival department of the National Historic-Memorial Reserve “Babyn Yar” Andriy Tkachuk presented the exhibition “Mournful pain and reminder to alive” at the premises of the library named after Fyodor Dostoevsky (Osvity st., 14).
Visitors of the library had the possibility to penetrate the atmosphere of the tragic events in Kyiv in 1941-1943.

"Truth that shocked the world."

05.10.2015

October 5, 2015 the exhibition "Truth that shocked the world" was opened in the library named after Ivan Kotlyarevsky. The director of the National Historic-Memorial Reserve Boris Glazunov and chief of archival department Andryi Tkachuk delivered the lecture on the tragic events of autumn 1941for students of the Kyiv Technical Lyceum.

Remembering the victims of Babyn Yar.

29.09.2015

September 29, 2015 on the 74-th anniversary of the Babyn Yar tragedy, Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk, Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine - Minister of Culture of Ukraine Vyacheslav Kyrylenko, Head of Kyiv Regional State Administration Volodymyr Shandra, members of Government of Ukraine, representatives of public, national associations, the diplomatic corps, the hierarchs took part in a ceremony of the commemorating the victims of Babyn Yar.
Participants honored the memory of Babyn Yar victims by minute of silence

Meeting in the KSCA

29.09.2015

September 29, 2015 in the premises of Kyiv City State Administration it was held a meeting which was attended by Head of the Department of culture KCSA Diana Popova, president of the Jewish Council of Ukraine Alexander Suslensky, president of the Jewish Forum of Ukraine Arkady Monastyrsky , the head of the Association of the Jewish organizations and communities in Ukraine (Vaad Ukraine) Joseph Zisels, director of National Historic-Memorial Reserve "Babyn Yar" Boris Glazunov, representatives of the KSCA departments and law enforcement agencies.

Lesson of мemory

25.09.2015

September 25, 2015 in the Kyiv Central Library for Children named by Shevchenko to 74th anniversary of the Babyn Yar tragedy it was held the Lesson of Memory on theme " the Crime Scene - Babyn Yar."
Deputy Director for Science of NIMZ "Babyn Yar" Yuri Kulinich and Senior Fellow of NIMZ "Babyn Yar" Mykhaylo Gutor delivered lectures for the students of 9th grade of gymnasium at the National Pedagogical Drahomanov University .

“We will never become adults ...”

24.09.2015

September 24, 2015, at 14.00 in the gallery of the Central State Archive of Literature and Arts of Ukraine it was open the exhibition "We will never become adults ...", dedicated to memory of children, killed in Babyn Yar.
The exhibition highlights one of the most dramatic periods in Kyiv occupied by Nazi in 1941 - 1943.
The exhibition was opened by Director of the National Historic-Memorial Reserve "Babyn Yar" Boris Glazunov.

Mourning rally.

22.09.2015

September 22 2015, at 10:30 am a mourning rally was held at the National Historic-Memorial Reserve “Babyn Yar” near the memorial sign “Menorah”.

The meeting was opened by vice-president of the Jewish Council of Ukraine Semen Belman.

Mourning procession "Road of death".

22.09.2015

September 22, 2015 at the initiative of the Jewish Council of Ukraine, the Foundation "Remembrance of Babyn Yar," the National Historic-Memorial Reserve "Babyn Yar" a mourning procession "Road of death" was held to mark the 74-th anniversary of the tragedy at Babyn Yar .
The participants marched from Motor Plant (intersection of Melnikova and Drogo Zhitskaya streets) till the memorial sign "Menorah", repeating the way of thousands of Kyiv’s Jews at those tragic days of September 1941.