The Presidential Library's Poetry Club, timed to coincide with the 80th anniversary of the outbreak of the Great Patriotic War, was held on June 22, 2021 at 15:00. Poetry readings were organized jointly with the "Savina House of Veterans of the Stage (boarding house)" of the Administrative Department of the President of the Russian Federation and St. Petersburg State Budgetary Institution Petersburg-Concert.
June 25, 2021 at 12:00 local time (8:00 Moscow time), the ceremony of signing the Cooperation Agreement between the Presidential Library and the Government of Republic of Khakassia will take place in Abakan, as well as the grand opening of the regional center of the Presidential Library based on the Domozhakov National Library. The cooperation agreement will be sealed with signatures by acting Director General of the Presidential Library Pavel Tereshchenko and the head of Republic of Khakassia - Chairman of the Government of Republic of Khakassia Valentin Konovalov.
Multimedia exhibition "How few of them are left on earth..." dedicated to the veterans of Komi Republic will be open at the Presidential Library on June 21 to July 5, 2021. The exposition features their portraits, as well as short stories about wartime, the outbreak of the Great Patriotic War and the Great Victory Day.
Today new virtual tour of the exhibition “History of Philharmonia in the collections of the Music Library. Marking the 100th anniversary of the D. D. Shostakovich St. Petersburg Academic Philharmonia”, presented on the Presidential Library’s portal provides more material about the national musical culture.
In 2021 the Russian fleet turns 325 years old. The Russian navy has won glorious victories more than once and one of them was the victory in the Battle of Chesme, which took place on July 5-7 (June 24-26 according to the old style) in 1770. More information about this battle is available on the Presidential Library's portal in the large-scale collection The House of Romanov. The Zemsky Sobor of 1613, which features historical research dedicated to the reign of Empress Catherine II.
The European Football Championship, which was canceled in 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic, will start on June 11, 2021 and will last a full month. The best sports teams will delight spectators with high-class football in 11 European cities. Among them is St. Petersburg, the only Russian city that will host the matches of the 2020 UEFA European Football Championship (UEFA EURO 2020).