The issue is dedicated to the trip of Saratov schoolchildren-participants of a literary and ethnographic expedition, members of creative Amateur groups along the Volga river.
Mourners at the Saratov pier wave goodbye to the passengers of the ship.
The captain of the ship turns the handle of the machine Telegraph.
View of the coastal part of Saratov.
Participants of the school literary and ethnographic expedition in the cabins wear costumes for the performance.
Preparation of a temporary Museum exhibition in one of the ship's salons.
Layout of samples of needlework and crafts.
Charity sale of homemade stuffed toys.
Director of the Saratov tourist station Yu. L. Solovyov on sale.
Members of the expedition on Board the ship.
Solovyov talks about holding such holidays for schoolchildren, about participating in the holidays of famous Saratov poets and writers, about competitions for young poets, about identifying talents among children (synchronously).
Girls in folk costumes perform ditties, accompanying themselves on wooden spoons, panorama of the deck with the audience.
The audience applauds at the end of the performance.
Members of the expedition tell visitors about their research on the history and culture of their native land, and show exhibits.
Fragments of the exhibition of Handicrafts.
Drawings made by young ethnographers.
Household items collected in villages.
Corner of the folk costume exhibition.
Volga landscape at sunset.
Members of the expedition at the Eternal flame On the square of Fallen fighters in Volgograd.
Types of monuments of Mamayev Kurgan.
Faces of the expedition participants.
Eternal flame in the Hall of Military glory.
The names of the dead defenders of Stalingrad on granite slabs on the walls of the hall.
Junior members of the expedition during a visit to Mamayev Kurgan.
View of the Motherland monument.
View of the Museum building-panorama "battle of Stalingrad".
Meeting of the literary club of the expedition on the deck of the ship.
Playwright Alexey Slopovsky leads a meeting of the club, members of the club argue about what is the first impetus to creativity (synchronously).
Slapovsky talks about positive qualities of today's youth (synchronously), the participants of the debate.
A tug with a barge is on the Volga.
Motor ships at the Astrakhan pier.
Panorama of the square and cathedrals of the Astrakhan Kremlin.
Members of the expedition during a tour of the Astrakhan Kremlin.
Members of the musical group before the start of the rehearsal.
Solovyov talks about the benefits of such trips, about raising children's sense of beauty (synchronously).
Children listen to the harmonica player.
Participants of the folk ensemble perform ditties about perestroika on the deck of the ship (synchronously), the faces of the audience.
Locations: Saratov region  Astrakhan region  Volgograd 
Seasons: Summer