On June 19, 2018, the Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania hosted a solemn ceremony of awarding the winners of the poster competition dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the restoration of Lithuania’s statehood.
In total, 93 representatives of the student and student community, young teachers from Kremenchuk, Poltava, Kropivnitskiy, Cherkassy, Dnipro, Svitlovodsk, Konotop, Chernigov, from the villages of Tyshchenko, Chechelevo and Rossoshyntsi took part in the competition.
The ceremony was opened by the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Republic of Lithuania to Ukraine, His Excellency Marius Janukonis, who sincerely congratulated the youth and the teachers and parents present at the event. Mr. Ambassador warmly spoke to the organizers of the contest – the Kremenchug Center for International Relations and Economic Development of the City of Kremenchuk Invest of the Kremenchuk City Council and the APIBD.
One of the owners of the grand prix and a trip to Lithuania on her page in the social network Facebook wrote: “Today was an incredible day! My mother and I became participants of the Kremenchuk delegation who visited the capital at a reception at the Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania in Ukraine … I want to thank those who made my day: first of all, Andrii Vasyliiovych Melnyk, director of Kremenchuk Invest, honorary president of APIBD , deputy chairman of the jury of the poster competition, our incomparable guide and storyteller … I am infinitely happy that I became the owner of the grand prix of this exciting competition. See you, beautiful pearl of the Baltic Sea »
After the presentation of diplomas, certificates for a study tour to Lithuania and gifts, the ceremony participants photographed with the Ambassador.