Regional news

Researchers, scientists, politicians about the lessons of the First World War
02.11.2018 14:36
Pupils of the gymnasium met the participants of the second day’s international conference “The First World War – pages of history” and gave them a tour around their folk history museum. The young guides spoke vividly and emotionally about valuable exhibits and then invited the guests to the plenary meeting. Читать дальше
Personality. Equal mark
17.10.2018 07:01
When I offered Eduard Kluisha to meet so that I could write some material about him, the boy was in doubt: «Is it worth writing about me again? I mean I have been written about several times. Moreover I am a modest guy». Читать дальше
Poets of our small motherland. Our man in Scotland
18.09.2018 07:52
What (or who) can associate Smorgon with the International Book Festival in Edinburg? The festival that is one of the largest in the world has been held since 1983, but authors from Belarus never presented their works there. And could we just imagine that the first writer to take part in the festival would be from Smorgon? Tatyana Skarynkina admits that such thoughts have never come to her mind. Читать дальше
A bunch of flowers and music
25.08.2018 19:52
On the 25th of September Mikhail Kleofas Oginski’s  estate museum celebrated the anniversary of the composer’s birth.  The grand festival “Dahlias to Mikhail’s birthday” was held here. Читать дальше
AN ECHO OF EVENTS: Under the sigh of Lyaliva
19.08.2018 21:59
It is 633 years since the time when the Krevo Union was signed. But even today those tragic and mysterious events more and more often attract attention of both historians and ordinary Belarusians. Читать дальше
Аnnouncements of cultural events in Smorgon
16.08.2018 07:25
August 26th, 14.00 –  “The festival of flowers” (Village hall “Voistom village hall”) Читать дальше
Prominent people of Smorgon land: Artur Tsyazhki
08.08.2018 10:16
On the 23rd of July Artur Tsyazhki –  a talented writer from Smorgon – would be celebrating his 75th anniversary. Some writers’ destinies can seem to be ordinary and uninteresting. They live like others, publish their works and don’t impress their acquaintances and readers. But one day they die and we look back at their lives trying to understand something important. Читать дальше
Let’s talk about ice-cream or how Smorgon ice-cream is made
18.07.2018 07:00
In order to popularize holidays on the territory of our country in 2017 the Belarusian national tourism agency published the booklet with the list “100 things that you should do in Belarus”. Number 26 of this list is “Taste the real Smorgon ice-cream”. Читать дальше
On Ivan Kupala’s night
12.07.2018 10:43
More than once Zalesye has been one of the main arenas for celebrating Kupalye in our district. Traditionally this agrotown with its rich historic heritage hosts guests not only from Smorgon district but also from other surrounding communities. During this year’s celebration, which took place on the night of July 6th to 7th, you could see a lot of guests from Smorgon, Vileyka, Molodechno, Postavy, Oshmyany on the ground near the village hall. And even residents of our capital came here. The newspaper “Svetly shlyakh” became a media partner of this event. Читать дальше