175 years ago, the great Kazakh poet, philosopher, educator, and founder of Kazakh literature Abai Kunanbayev was born. The legacy of Abai is a spiritual wealth that absorbed all the wisdom of our people over the centuries. His works are immortal, over time they become more relevant and determine the guidelines for social and cultural and spiritual life.
The Library and the Foundation of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan - Elbassy announce the annual international contest "Independence of Kazakhstan and Elbassy" among print and e-media workers dedicated to the Independence Day of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
For the International Olympic Day, which is celebrated on June 23, the Library of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan – Elbassy will present a virtual video exhibition «Olympic movement in Kazakhstan» on its official website.
The materials of the video exhibition will tell the audience about the basics of state policy in the field of sports, the initiatives of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan – Elbassy N. Nazarbayev on the development of the Olympic movement in the world and the formation of a healthy lifestyle of Kazakhstanis.
On 4 June 2020, at 11.00 in the museum of Library of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan – Elbassy will take place a round table "Úmіtіn eldіń arqalap, armannan týǵan rámіzder" ("Symbols of the hopes and dreams of the people"), dedicated to State Symbols Day of Kazakhstan.
The event is aimed at discussing topical issues of creating state symbols as a key element in the formation of Kazakhstan's patriotism and national identity, respect for political symbols of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
The Library of Elbassy announces the launch of the annual "Abai readings", dedicated to the 175th anniversary of the great Kazakh poet, composer, educator and thinker Abai Kunanbayev.
The goals of the project "Abai readings":
- Information and image support of the program of Elbassy N. Nazarbayev "Rukhani zhangyru" and the initiative of the President of Kazakhstan K. Tokayev to celebrate the 175th anniversary of Abai;
On 31st day of May, on the Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Political Repression, the Library of Elbassy will present on its official website a virtual video exhibition “The Memory for the Future”.
On May 29, 2020, the Library of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan – Elbassy together with the local administration of Akmola region and Kokshetau State University named after Sh. Ualikhanov will hold an International scientific and practical online conference "N. Nazarbayev and international initiatives of Kazakhstan: practice and priorities".
The main directions of the conference:
On May 18, the International Museum Day, the Library of Elbassy will feature a virtual exhibition "Eternal shining of silver", which includes a collection of diplomatic gifts made of silver, awarded at various times to the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan – Elbassy N. Nazarbayev.
The exhibition "Eternal shining of silver" consists of eight sections: silverware, tea sets, kumgans, decorative plates, vases, sculptures, boxes and items for writing. A total of 126 storage units.
In the year of the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War, the Library of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan - Elbassy planned to hold a number of exhibitions and events dedicated to a significant date. For well-known reasons, the exhibitions were transferred to an electronic format available for viewing on the website and social media pages of the Library of Elbassy, the websites of the Representative Office of the Russian Cooperation in Kazakhstan and the news agency Sputnik Kazakhstan.
The Library of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan – Elbassy announces an online Contest among teachers and curators of Nazarbayev Intellectual Schools, dedicated to the works of Nursultan Abishevich Nazarbayev. The purpose of the Contest is to reveal the historical role of the First President of Kazakhstan in the formation of the state, gaining Independence, integrating Kazakhstan into the international space, economic and cultural revival of the country, strengthening the stable development of the Republic of Kazakhstan.