Thematic master classes, lectures, exhibitions and concerts will be held by teachers of the capital's palaces and centers of creativity in honor of International Women's Day. Young Muscovites and their parents will plunge into the atmosphere of the holiday and spring, learn a lot of interesting things. You can join the events from 5 to 8 March online on the websites of institutions, their pages in social networks and the portal "Home Online".
Make an exclusive gift
The festive program will be opened by the master class "Creating a bouquet in Tinkercad by March 8", organized by the Presnya Center for the Development of Creativity for Children and Youth. It will be possible to become a participant on March 5 at 16:00. Schoolchildren from eight to 12 years old will make a creative 3D bouquet for their mothers and grandmothers.
The Center for Aesthetic Education of Children on March 6 at 09:45 invites you to join a make-up lesson. A specially invited master will teach young ladies, their mothers and grandmothers the secrets of discreet makeup with correctly placed accents.
And the center for children and youth creativity "Bibirevo" on March 6 at 14:00 will organize a master class on arts and crafts "Gift with your own hands." Children from the age of eight are invited to it. They will be shown how to make a kitten-shaped cup holder from pieces of felt.
The Zamoskvorechye Children's Creativity Center will organize a Greeting Card master class for children over five years old on March 7 at 10:00 am. The participants, under the guidance of a teacher, will create an author's greeting card.
For children who want to surprise their mothers and grandmothers with a festive dessert, on March 7, there will be a lesson called "Delicious Master". It will be prepared by the center for extracurricular activities "Na Sumskiy".
The Vostochny Palace of Creativity for Children and Youth will hold a theater master class for the little ones on March 8 at 11:00. Preschool children will learn poems with which to congratulate mothers and grandmothers.
Learn a lot and attend spring concerts
For those who want to learn more about the history of the holiday and how International Women's Day is celebrated in different countries of the world, a webinar of the A. P. Gaidar. Everyone is invited to join the lesson on March 5 at 16:00. And the next day, March 6, an online lecture on its pages in social networks Facebook and VKontakte will be organized by the Moscow Palace of Pioneers. It will be dedicated to the history of fashion, how fashion trends are born, whether they need to be followed, whether clothes have their own special language. The lecture will be of interest to listeners aged 10 and over. The beginning is at 14:30.
On International Women's Day, children's creative centers will try to create a special mood with the help of festive music concerts. Thus, the Strogino center will present an online performance by the Vesely Chimes ensemble of guslars at 11:00. They will perform melodies of the peoples of the world, music and domestic and foreign films.
And the center for creative development and musical-aesthetic education of children and youth "Joy" on March 8 at 13:00 will show a concert video "Music of Spring". The center's teachers will perform works of Russian and Western European classics, Russian folk songs in new arrangements, as well as works by contemporary composers.
Events dedicated to March 8 will be held in all institutions of additional education in Moscow. The poster and detailed information are posted on their official websites, as well as on the Dom Online portal.
International Women's Day is celebrated on 8 March. Traditionally, on this day, it is customary to give flowers to women, say compliments and confess their love. In Russia, International Women's Day has been considered an official holiday since 1919. In the early years of Soviet power, it was called the International Day of Working Women. Since the late 1920s, it has become known as International Women's Day. In 1966, March 8 was officially declared a holiday and non-working day. In Moscow, special events in honor of March 8 have been prepared by libraries and museums, cinemas of the Moschino chain, and parks.