VISITING TOUR OF THE LIBRARY OF ELBASSY IN SHU DISTRICT

Today, on September 4, a visiting exhibition of the Library of Elbassy, as part of the mobile exhibition project "N. Nazarbayev: epoch, personality, society", continued its work at the school named after Saken Seyfullin in the city of Shu. 

Director of the Elbassy Library, Doctor of Political Sciences, Professor Amerkhan Rakhimzhanov welcomed the residents of the district:

"The project that we brought to you today is the result of many years of work of the Library of the First President of Kazakhstan - Elbassy Nursultan Nazarbayev. Thematic excursions have been prepared for your attention, where you will see documentaries about Elbassy and the development of independent Kazakhstan, the key stages of its formation. In addition, especially for residents of the region, an exhibition of photographs "Elbassy and renewed Zhambyl region" was prepared based on the museum funds of the Library and the Personal Archive of Elbassy.

On behalf of the administration of Shu district, Zharylkasyn Aitakov handed a letter of gratitude to Amerkhan Rakhimzhanov and noted:

"This project is valuable primarily for our youth. The new generation born in an independent country should know the way that the country has passed at the very beginning of its formation. The authority of Kazakhstan, its achievements, the experience and wisdom of the First President of Kazakhstan - Elbassy, the work, and efforts of all people are our wealth, our heritage, which our grandchildren and great-grandchildren should carefully preserve and multiply.  

For his part, Director of the Library of Elbassy A. Rakhimzhanov presented to the school named after S.Seifullin a set of books, including the works of Nursultan Nazarbayev, as well as books about Elbassy of Kazakh and foreign authors, and the relevant literature on socio-political, economic and cultural topics.  

During thematic tours "Historical Choice. Beginning", "Historical Choice. Ascent" and "Sports glory of Kazakhstan" a unique complex of rare video materials, photographs, archival documents, and exhibits were presented to the residents of Shu district. The exhibition demonstrates the labor path of Nursultan Nazarbayev from the Komsomol metallurgist to the youngest Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the Kazakh SSR, the First Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Soviet Kazakhstan, to the Chairman of the Supreme Council and the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan. In addition, it shows the first steps of independent Kazakhstan, aimed at forming good neighborly relations and cooperation with the outside world. The visitors also get acquainted with the collection of personal belongings and awards of Kazakhstan and foreign athletes, presented by them as a gift to Nursultan Nazarbayev. Yesterday, on September 3, a similar visiting excursion was organized for residents of Kordai district.

The visiting tours are the part of the mobile exhibition project of the Library of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan - Elbassy "N.Nazarbayev: epoch, personality, society". The project includes scientific, educational and cultural events. The main event of the project is the fund exhibition, the grand opening of which will take place on September 5 at Zhambyl Regional Museum of Local History. The exhibition is a consistent detailed display of the role of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan - Elbassy N. Nazarbayev in the fate of independent Kazakhstan.

The mobile exhibition project of the Library of Elbassy has been implemented since November 2017. During this time, the exhibitions visited Almaty, Turkistan, Atyrau, Aktobe, Kyzylorda regions, cities of Shymkent and Almaty. About 900 thousand people attended exhibitions. In Zhambyl region, the project will last until the end of October 2019.