Eastern Film Academy – screening of Robert Glinski’s „Wszystko co najważniejsze” movie
On 13th October the Sybir Memorial Museum organised a meeting with a special guest.
A story of one photograph – contest for the best family story inspired by a photo
Discover the stories behind old photographs from Your Family archives! Reveal those stories in a literary form, like essay etc., and share them with us.
Gone but not forgotten…
We invite You to the Siberian Deportee’s Zaduszki (All Souls Day). The event will start at 5 PM on 10th November in the Puppetry Faculty of Aleksander Zelwerowicz’s Theatre Academy in Białystok (Sienkiewicza 14 Street, room no. 103).
One on one with frosts of Kołyma
Kołyma is the name of the river that has given its name to the far eastern piece of Siberia, the area both impressive and terrifying. It is here, in this far-away land rich in gold, platinum, coal and iron ore, that in 1932 Soviet authorities organised a system of forced labour camps.
Garlic and herb planting 2017
Taiga, tundra – the world of fauna and flora of Syberia is the subject of workshops in which second grade students of the Primary School No. 19 participated. The workshops resulted in symbolic planting of herbs, equivalents of which can be found on the meadows of Kazakhstan, Siberian lands.
Eastern Film Academy - "A slice of bread" promotion of the movie and book by Dagmara Dworak
On 10 February 1940 small Bogusław Żukowski was taken together with his parents and siblings from their home in Hajnówka and began an almost two-month journey by a freight train to a small settlement Gramatucha in the depths of Siberia.
Eastern Film Academy - From Siberia to Monte Cassino
Piotr Sawicki Senior – a Siberian Deportee, a solder of the 2nd Polish Corpse, founder of the Białystok Puppet Theatre. A puppeteer, a photographer, a Knight of the Order of Smile, finally a creator of Kawelin – a famous sculpture of a dog located in one of the alleys in the Planty Park in Białystok.
Lesson of living history - Intergenerational meeting of female Siberian Deportees and girls from the 3rd High School in Białystok
Flowers, a guitar and the history in the background are the elements of an intergenerational meeting of female Siberian Deportees and girls from the 3rd High School in Białystok.