22nd Annual Cultural Days in Vladivostok
September 28-October 10, 2018
A favorite hymn that we sing at St. Paul’s is “God let us breathe, we are alive! .Our God does not want to destroy the earth, it is beautiful and good! " Environmental protection is the them for this year’s 22nd annual Cultural days.
This topic will be covered at our main event on Monday, October 1, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church. At this event a representative of the WWF from Germany, Simon Lange will be present as well as the director of the Branch of the Worldwide Nature Fund in Vladivostok Dr Peter Osipov, There will also be an exhibition by the Goethe Institute from Moscow. There will also be a showing of the film “Greeting from Fukushima” We will also take this topic to the universities and schools.
On Wednesday, October 3, 2018 we will again have our sight-seeing trip “German Vladivostok” This excursion will last from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. On Wednesday evening at 6:00 p.m. there will be a reception, “Day of German Unity” hosted by the Honorary Consul of the Federal Republic of Germany, Jaroslav Kottyk at St. Paul’s.
On Friday at 2:00 p.m., there will be a meeting of the German students in the lecture hall of the Gorki Library.
As usual, there will be musical offerings which are a special feature of our cultural days. On Tuesday at 6:00 p.m., there will be a performance by the Dance Troupe from St. Paul’s at St. Paul’s. At 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 4, there will be an evening of traditional Polish music at St. Paul’s On Friday, September 28, Saturday, September 30, there will be organ concerts at St. Paul’s by French organist, Lionel Avot, who is from Paris. Concert time for Friday is 6:00 p.m. but Saturday and Sunday’s concerts are at 5:00 p.m.
On Saturday, October 6, 2018 there will be a concluding concert at 5:00 p.m. featuring the compositions of Manfred Brockmann, entitled “Music Written in Vladivostok”
Please join us for a festive Divine Worship Service on Sunday, September 30, 2018 at 11:00 a.m.
We wish all of you good festive days and we thank all of our participants and sponsors.
Manfred Brockmann, pastor