Active Communities in Suvalkija and Dzūkija (LT)

The study trip participants travelling around Suvalkija and Dzūkij region learnt a lot about the institutions and projects based around Vilnius and Kauns and took part in activities run by a wide range of  organisations and community groups: from school theatre group to ecology festival.

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“Racilukai” folk ensemble

It is a group of different age people. There a members from seven years old infants until fifty years old teachers. Everyone can here find himself trying to feel the spirit of the Lithuanian traditions. All they join together interest in a folk songs, which are develop over centuries, also dances, games, traditional viands. “Racilukai” have become a tradition developing the autumn and [...]. Read more

Psilicon theatre

This theater is established in 2005 by one Lithuanian artist – Auksė Petrulienė.

“Psilicone theatre” actors are miniature silicone puppets, whose performance becomes visible as a large and colourful video projection created live.

A performance of “Psilicone Theatre” is a public video play with silicone characters, special image effects, texts, and personal objects.

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International project “Grynparkas”

It is international culture and ecology festival, that takes place in Birštonas. Festival Birštonas‘ greenpark  first time was organized in 2009. Birštonas is a spa town in Lithuania situated on Nemunas River.

The aim of this festival is to create together with other artists from other countries and by doing that to involve to creation process as much art lovers as possible. The main [...]. Read more

Antanas and Jonas Juškos Ethnic Culture Museum

The museum contains the information about the people (brothers Antanas Juška and Jonas Juška), who have historical and ethnic value for Lithuania, Lithuanian and neighborhood countries languages. Brothers collected and wrote down native Lithuanian songs, games, worlds that were about to extinct (made dictionary in Lithuanian-Polish-Russian-Latin).

The founder of the Museum is the Kaunas [...]. Read more

Art gallery 101 + “Menų virtuvė“

Gallery 101 it is a place for academic community and education, which has a mission – become important cultural centre of Kaunas city. Gallery includes academics and professional art activities. Gallery “101” takes very important part not only in structure of art faculty  like an education meetings  place, but acts like a open cultural place for public. In three years working period of [...]. Read more

Vilkija amateur theater “Vision” (Kaunas region)

Theater operations involving different ages of Vilkija campus community.

Vilkija amateur theater “Vision”will complete its 27 season. It was founded and is still directed by the director Irena Štilpaitė.

Most performances designed to the separate age groups, but in preparation for 2009 – the Year of the World Lithuanian Song Festival “Age glee” creating this play, starring children [...]. Read more

Youth centre „Gates“ („Vartai“)

Youth centre connected to a NGO – Actio Catholica Patria – that has been promoting volunteering activities inLithuaniafor a long time. Our clients are between 14 and 20 years of age, coming from all kind of backgrounds.

In our youth centre we develop several activities in which our clients are free to participate, such as drama, guitar, drums or shuffle lessons, language clubs (spanish [...]. Read more

Institute for Social Integration

Institute for Social Integration  – this organization creates and applies social innovations, which supports the integration of the persons from various socially vulnerable groups within the manifold society.

The institute has convoked the initiative team, composing from office and external experts, in order to ensure this aim.  This team is implementing four continuous programmes and [...]. Read more

„Think Green“ project

Think green – is a creative design and advertising studio “workshop” Eco Project, operating since 2008. Essential project activities can be described in three words – work towards ecological! Therefore, every shop trying  to direct our creativity   towards ecology. Chosen  as a raw material for paper work, because they   feel responsible for advertising and printing of information [...]. Read more