Events in the Odessa Oblast began on the Day of Unity

18 January 2019, 15:00
Events in the Odessa Oblast began on the Day of Unity

Exhibitions, concerts, thematic lectures and movie reviews are already taking place at the Unity Day of Ukraine in the Odessa region. This was reported by Head of the Department of Culture, Nationalities, Religions and the Protection of Cultural Heritage Objects of the Odessa Regional State Administration Olena Oliynyk.

"The Day of Unity of Ukraine is an extremely important page in the history of our state. This year marks the 100th anniversary of the proclamation of the Act of Unification of the Ukrainian People's Republic and the Western Ukrainian People's Republic. On the occasion of the holiday in the regions, thematic events have already begun, thanks to which you can dive into the history of this important event ", - emphasized Olena Oliynyk.

Thus, the book exhibition "The Day of Unity of Ukraine: History from the beginning to the present" is taking place in the Bolgrad region. And in Ananivskyi district there will be a lecture-conversation for students of schools "Act of unification and socio-political situation in Ananivshchyna at that time" and an excursion to the memorial of soldiers of the Army of the UPR. A detailed list of events for the Unity Day can be found at the link: http://culture.odessa.gov.ua/novosti/zahodi-do-dnya-sobornost/.

Earlier, the Odessa region adopted a "Relay Relay", which is dedicated to the centenary of the Unity of Ukraine. It began on December 1 in the city of Fastov and will end on January 22 in Kyiv. In the framework of the action students of the Odessa Art School named after M. B. Grekova completed one of the works of the book "Cathedral Ukraine by the eyes of children", which will be visited in each region.

For reference. The Day of Unity is celebrated annually on January 22, the day of the proclamation of the Act of Unification of the Ukrainian People's Republic and the Western Ukrainian People's Republic, which took place in 1919.