Сircle “Let’s speak Kazakh!”

Our readers Abiev Daniil @ sch63_krg and Isabekova Linara attended the next lesson of the educational circle “Let’s speak Kazakh!” on the study of the Kazakh language.

The main protagonists of the lesson were soft toys. Children learned to pronounce their names correctly, and also named their color and material.


Day of Languages

The library annually celebrates the Day of Languages of the People of Kazakhstan.

This year, on September 3, the methodologist of the resource language center at the Department for the Development of languages of the Karaganda region, Asia Daniyarkyzy shared information about the development of the Kazakh language, new methodological approaches to language development, the transition of the Kazakh language to Latin graphics , during a video conversation “Respect for the language, respect for the people”


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Dear Friends! That was interesting!!!

We had a book meeting of the book lovers club of the publishing house «Rosmen», «Terra Incognita»!
Fans of the fantasy genre gathered in the library to share their impressions of the books by authors N. Shcherba, E. Gagloyev, E. Bulganova, K. Sobol, J. Rowling.
Book puzzles, literary games reminded the children of mysterious characters and “subtle worlds”.
A wonderful meeting in a wonderful company !!!


Constitution day

On the eve of the Constitution Day, the library organized a book exhibition “Ata Zanym aibynym!”, based on the materials of which the video review “Azat eldin ar namysy – Ata Zan” was prepared and posted on social networks.

Scientific and educational publications, historical chronicles, reference and illustrative manuals, articles from periodicals were presented at the exhibition.


Live broadcast to the 110th anniversary of the birth of the poet K. Amanzholov

A live broadcast was held in the Abai library on August 18 with the participation of the Kasymologist, the teacher of the Kazakh language of the cultural center “Korkyt-Abai ” (Paris), candidate of philological sciences Altunay Kuralai Magikizi on the occasion of the 110th anniversary of the birth of our compatriot, poet Kasym Amanzholov. The purpose of the event is to popularize the work of Kasym Amanzholov, form the literary preference of Karaganda residents, and promote the poet’s work.

During the conversation, some facts from the biography of K. Amanzholov were sounded, questions about the peculiarities of the author’s work were raised. Altunay K. noted that the works of Kasym are known in France, they are quite popular, and the diaspora of Kazakhs celebrates the anniversary date and popularizes Kasym’s work among the younger generation.

Abay day

In the year of the celebration of the 30th anniversary of Independence of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Abai Day, celebrated in our country for the second time, takes on a special meaning and depth. The famous akyn can rightfully be called a spiritual leader and a great teacher of the people. Abai not only laid the foundations of the written tradition in the history of Kazakh literature, enriched poetic art and genre diversity, but established strong ties with world culture, rising to the level of universal human values. The library named after Abai annually organizes various events, reviews of exhibitions, quizzes, etc. on the occasion of the poet’s birthday.
This year, on August 9, for users of the social networks Instagram, Facebook, videos “Dedicated to Abai …” with the participation of librarian Lebedov O. and reader Tursynbek N. were displayed, which tell about the monument to A. Kunanbayev in the city of Karaganda.
On August 10, on the social networks Instagram, Facebook, VKontakte, a biblical journey “Abai – Uly akyn “, dedicated to the poet and philosopher Abai Kunanbayev, was displayed. The works of the great poet were read by our readers T.Akhmetova, Sh.Mansur, N.Tursynbek, A.Vladimirkyzy. During the walk, the guys talked about what places in Karaganda are associated with the name of Abai and read poems.
In the stories on the Instagram network for young Abai scholars, an educational insta-quiz was posted in two languages, which helped to recall the well-known facts from the biography of Abai Kunanbayev.
A book exhibition “The great Abai of the great nation” was organized in the lobby of the library.
From the library stock the following were presented at the exhibition: M. Auezov’s novel “Abai”, published in 1948; A. Kunanbayev’s book “Selected” in 1951, as well as translations, words of edification, poems, books from the series “Abai academies”, published for the 175th anniversary of A. Kunanbayev and others.
During an individual review of the book exhibition, librarians told about the unique painting “Portrait of Abai” and the bust “Abai” created by the sculptor H. Nauryzbaev in 1954.


Video conversation «Sakhna sanlagy»

July 19 within the framework of the “Amazing World!” on the map of the coverage and development of children’s leisure in the summer, a video conversation was held on the topic “Sakhna sanlagy” with Honored Artist of the Republic of Kazakhstan, laureate of the State Prize, winner of the award “Madeniet Kairatkeri” Kenes Narymbaevich Zhumabekov
During the conversation, the guest revealed interesting facts from his life, talked about his childhood, coming to the theater named after S. Seifullin, about the roles that became significant for him, and plans for the future.
Zhumabekov K. is also the author of biographical books dedicated to the figures of culture of Karaganda, and dramatic performances “Zamana, netken tar edin”, “Kazybek bi”, “Komekey aulie”. The meeting with Zhumabekov was interesting and informative.
On behalf of the library staff, the guest was presented with the book “Abai” dedicated to the 175th anniversary of A. Kunanbayev


The National dombra day

From time immemorial, dombra has been and remains a symbol of the rich spiritual history and traditions of the Kazakh people.
On the occasion of the National Day of Dombra, an online dialogue “The Treasure of Kazakhs-dombra” was organized for subscribers of the social network Instagram with the participation of Yerzhan Tursynov, a master of creating a musical instrument – dombra.
The guest talked about the details of the instrument, which tree species are suitable for the best sound, showed how the dombra is assembled.
At the end of the meeting, Yerzhan Adishevich sang songs by composers I. Zhakanov “Balqan taudyn baurayinda” and Sh. Kaldayakov “Qara kozim ” to the sound of dombra.



Day of National Culture. The ritual «Besikke salu».

On the next Day of National Culture, children from school camps of gymnasium №1 and the school named after A. Bukeikhanov got acquainted with the Kazakh national rite “Besikke salu”.
This tradition is associated with the birth of a child. A festive holiday is arranged when the baby is first put into the “besik” – a rocking cradle.
The librarian told that “Besikke salu” is one of the most significant and revered ceremonies. It is very honorable to put the baby in the “besik”. According to Kazakh belief, “besik” is first fumigated with smoke, expelling evil spirits, then “Tyshtyrma” is performed. For this, sweets, kurt, sweets are passed through the hole for the pot in the bottom of the cradle, saying: “Tyshty! Tyshty! ”
It was very interesting for the children to participate in this ceremony themselves.