On these New Year's and Christmas holidays the capital was visited by children of preferential categories from all corners of our country. By the invitation of the Minister of Education and Science of Ukraine Ivan Vakarchuk from January 4 to January 6 to Kiev there arrived 223 children from 25 regions of Ukraine. Among visited Kiev in these holidays were and 9 children from the Nikolaev specialized boarding school No. 5, reports a press - service of the Ministry of Education and Science.
During stay in Kiev children saw New Year's entertainment program in Sports palace, visited a New Year's holiday in Central House of Artists, and also saw New Year's circus representation. Next day, on January 5, for the arrived children in the National palace of arts "Ukraine" the holiday of the New Year tree in which the President of Ukraine Victor Yushchenko took part took place.
Also for children the interesting entertainments taking games and cheerful attractions were organized.