The field methodical workshop of employees of Sakhalin museums on «Research Work at the Museum» has ended.
The workshop was organized by the Sakhalin Regional Museum, which is a museum methodological center. Svetlana Igorevna Kondratieva, Director of the Nevelsk History Museum, delivered welcome speech to workshop participants. Plenary reports were made by Victor Vladislavovich Shcheglov, Deputy Director for Research and Development of the Sakhalin Regional Museum, and Elena Leonidovna Martsinishina, Guide of the Nevelsk History Museum.
On the first day of the workshop, the participants presented reports on the most relevant topics for museum staff: from the creation of permanent exhibitions and attribution of subjects to challenges faced by researchers working on research papers.
The second day of the workshop was filled with a lively discussion. Yevgenia Pavlovna Firsova, Director of the Island of Sakhalin Literary and Art Museum of the A. Chekhov’s Book, being the Moderator of the Round Table «Museum Scientific Projects: Is There a Future?» touched on the most burning issues of municipal and regional museums.
The outcomes of the workshop were decisions as follows: to increase the number of participants in such events, to expand the issue under consideration and to provide certificates to the participants of the workshop.
The next field workshop of museum specialists in the Sakhalin region will take place in a year at the Kholmsk Municipal Historical and Cultural Center, the general theme is «The Educational Activity of Museums».
The Sakhalin Regional Museum expresses gratitude to all participants of the workshop, as well as to the Administration and staff of the Nevelsk History Museum for hosting the workshop in a business friendly atmosphere.
E.A. Pashentseva, Head of the History Department