Stories, myths and fairy-tales await at The International Storytelling Festival SEKAS 2020 on December 1–5

The art of storytelling is like a glowing crystal, offering a different experience for each listener. The storyteller unleashes one’s creative powers, imagination, and the most surprising, unexpected abilities. While acquiring the knowledge, the listener immerses oneself into the magical world of storytelling, into a different reality full of fascinating heroes, a spectrum of colours,….. Read More

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Important information about the library services since November 7th, 2020

Due to the quarantine in the country, from November 7th, 2020 the library temporarily pauses all of its services (e.g. trainings, educational activities, events) except the readers’ services and virtual events. The publications will be issued and can be returned during the library’s working hours. Virtual events will be streamed on the library’s Youtube channel. During….. Read More

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Library Conversations: Cinzia Puccetti (Italy)

The guest of the Library blog Geros knygos and the column Library Conversations is fellow librarian Cinzia Puccetti (Italy). Cinzia is in charge of educational and cultural projects of Bagno a Ripoli Public Library. Read the conversation and learn more about our colleagues! Italy was the first country after China to be invaded by the pandemic,….. Read More

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Partner Huesca Public Library’s (Spain) Original Approach to Spread Positivity

Huesca Public Library (Spain) discovered an original idea to spread positivity in the time of the COVID-19 pandemic. As part of the annual San Lorenzo Festival held in Huesca on the second week of August, the library staff and visitors have gathered their creative efforts to make origami and spread some joy around various countries…… Read More

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Library Services for People With Disabilities

Panevėžys County Gabrielė Petkevičaitė-Bitė Public Library seeks to be accessible to people of various needs. Learn about the services that the library provides! Library services for people with disabilities are the following: Braille printer (with laminating machine and stapler). For the assistance contact the librarian in the Main Reading Room (2nd floor). A computer with installed screen reader….. Read More

Magdalena Smyczek

Library Conversations: Magdalena Smyczek (Poland)

The guest of the Library blog Geros knygos and our column Library Conversations is our colleague Magdalena Smyczek (Poland). Magdalena is a librarian in the Youth Department of Zory Municipal Public library. Read the conversation and learn about the profession of a librarian, interesting books, and more! When interviewing our colleagues about books and reading,….. Read More

The Cultural Project Will Feature Renowned Lithuanian Artists

Panevėžys County Gabrielė Petkevičaitė-Bitė Public Library is continuing a cultural project “Maža žemėlapyje, didi pasaulyje 2” (eng. Tiny on the Map, Great in the World 2). Learn more and participate in literary, art, and music events. About the project With this ongoing project, the library seeks to highlight the work of artists of the Panevėžys….. Read More

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ZEN ZONE, a New Place for Library Visitors

Panevėžys County Gabrielė Petkevičaitė-Bitė public library welcomes visitors with a new space for young people (14 to 29 years old), who are looking for a cosy corner in which they could create, meditate, and learn. What you will find ZEN ZONE is a unique place in the library, where you can relax and run away….. Read More