Victory Day is the greatest holiday in our country. On this day, we remember those who gave their lives for our Fatherland, we honour veterans of the World War II who brought victory in the front lines and in the home front. One of the tasks of our generation is to bring the memory of their heroic deeds to future generations, through our children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
The Sakhalin Regional Museum offered free admission for visitors on this day and invited everyone to attend the festive program prepared for Victory Day. More than 2,000 people came to the Museum on this day.
Museum staff conducted guided tours: «Sakhalin Home Front», «The Last Stage of the Second World War the Liberation of Southern Sakhalin and the Kuril Islands», «Collections of the Island Museum».
Traditionally, more than 400 4th–11th grade students from Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk Gymnasium No. 1 named after A.S. Pushkin performed the festive concert program «We Praise the Great Victory!»
The Museum thank all the participants of the concert program: students of the 5 «O» class (teacher: Vera Ivanovna Kositsina), 5 «C» class ( teacher: Kristina Sergeevna Stebeleva), 6 «O» class (teacher: Svetlana Vladimirovna Enina), 6 «C» class ( teacher: Maria Olegovna Fil), 9 «A» class (teacher: Olga Alexandrovna Popova), 10 «B» class (teacher: Yulia Vladimirovna Uvarova), 11 «A» class (teacher: Tatiana Nikolaevna Zhukovets), 11 «C» class (teacher: Elena Olegovna Perminova), 4 «O» class (teacher: Lydia Alexandrovna Skoryna) 4 «C» class (teacher: Tatiana Alexandrovna Osadchaya) and organizers: Maria Olegovna Fil, Irina Vyacheslavovna Samarina as well as the deputy director Elena Andreevna Kazanova and director Boky Sen Ok.
The Sakhalin Regional Museum also convey their sincere thanks to all participants for their active support of the Victory Day at the Museum event.
We wish to express our appreciation to «Saigon» Restaurant staff for delicious pastries for our visitors.
Happy Victory Day!
Prepared by Tatyana Pavlovna Chaychenko, Head of the Scientific and Educational Department
Author Photo: Alexander Ponomarev