On the 15th of September an open day took place in Zaporizhzhya city children’s botanical garden, over a hundred children of various ages participated in it. Academic year for them began with a surprise – “Corner of Fabulous Nature”.
“Corner of Fabulous Nature” is one of the winning projects of the contest “We Are the City”, held by “Zaporizhstal” Steel Works. Employees of the botanical garden purchased and installed on the territory of the educational institution a children’s playground, a see saw, and a gazebo for holding creative classes in the open air. The Works provided a grant in the amount of 100 thousand UAH for development of the project.
The children’s playground was ceremonially opened by the director of Zaporizhzhya city children’s botanical garden Tamara Yeremina with the head of administration affairs management and head of the youth organization of “Zaporizhstal” SW Serhiy Ilchenko.
– During classes in the open air children will be able to acquire new knowledge, increase the level of environmental culture, strengthen their health and cheer up, – points out Serhiy Ilchenko. – We support projects that make our city more beautiful and bring people joy.
In the new gazebo classes will be held for 750 children from 21 hobby group, functioning on the basis of the botanical garden.