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Magnetic Matryoshka painting workshop. Learn about authentic (traditional) techniques based on ornaments typical of Temnikov District of Mordovia. The workshop will be held by arts and crafts specialist Olga ANDREYEVA in the region's presentation area.
Exhibition of cloth dolls/lucky charms from Temnikov town features handmade all- purpose dolls, including those for protecting health and well- being, Household Lords (Domovye), Zernovitsa dolls, tea cozies etc., all made using natural materials. Nuriya YANTUKHINA, artisan from applied-folk art department at Temnikov House of Culture, will act as guide.
News conference on the influence of the 2018 FIFA World Cup on the conservation and development of Mordovia's natural wealth.
— Alexander RUCHIN, Director of the Pyotr Smidovich State Nature Reserve;
— Sergei KIZIM, Head of the Temnikovsky District, Republic of Mordovia.
News conference by Chair of the State Duma Committee for Physical Education, Sport, Tourism and Youth Affairs Mikhail DEGTYAREV by video link connecting city press centers in all 2018 FIFA World Cup host cities.
The news conference will take place at the Moscow City Press Center (Column Hall, House of Unions, 1 Bolshaya Dmitrovka Street).
For the convenience of the media, and due to time constraints, we ask that you submit your questions in advance at firstname.lastname@example.org, with "Questions for Mikhail Degtyarev" in the subject line.