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The cultural institution specializes in working with visually impaired and blind citizens. The main goals of cooperation are the formation of social skills in convicts and the development of tolerance towards people with disabilities.
The agreement was signed at IK-4. Library staff. V.G. Korolenko got acquainted with the daily routine and life of the convicts. Women serving sentences were told about working with readers, showed specialized publications and technical equipment: audiobooks, devices for reading and writing.
Within the framework of an agreement with the library, it is planned to organize education and cultural leisure of convicts, to include them in socially useful activities. The library staff will hold lectures on significant historical events and famous personalities in IK-4, literary evenings, and organize a film club.
In turn, the convicts will help the cultural institution: handicrafts and toys made in the colony will be used in educational activities with the smallest visitors or will become gifts for participants in socially significant actions.
Press service of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia for the Kurgan Region
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