On November 28 in Nikolaevsk regional society of Poles (chairman E. Selyanskaya) passed actions for an occasion of the Independence Day of Poland.
In the program of celebration the book exhibition, solemn meetings of members of society, the report, revision of the documentary movie in Polish, performance of children's amateur collective took place. Gathered noted memory of victims of Famine-Genocide of 33-34 years.
In actions which took place in Nikolaevsk the Teacher's club, representatives of department of affairs of nationalities of the regional state administration, councils of national society of the Nikolaev area, members of the Polish society and the city public took part.
At this time in area lives 1,3 thousand citizens of the Polish nationality that makes 0,1% of the total number of the population. For satisfaction of ethnocultural and ethnolingual requirements for area it is created and the Nikolaev regional society of Poles functions, the Polish societies are in the cities of Yuzhnoukrainsk, Pervomaisk and in Pervomaisk the area.
In Nikolaev the Sunday school where Polish is taught by the teacher from Poland works. At Sunday school have opportunity to study not only members of society, but also everyone. In the State humanities university of the Item. Graves and gymnasiums No. 3 of Nikolaev students and pupils learn Polish as the second foreign, reports department of affairs of nationalities of the regional state administration.