When Nature meet Social Concern – ‘Kūrybinis Pleneras’ or Creative Workshops

Social concern can take many forms. Summer camps can be more than simple holiday programmes addressed to children. When funny and recreational activities in nature combine with social interest, the result is always surprising. From the 9th to 11th of July, I took part to a special camp (stovykla in Lithuanian) whose aims were the […]

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“Kur aukštos pušys lieknos ošė”- “Where the High Pine Whispers”

I have already heard some stories about brave Lithuanian partisans as heroes and ‘makers’ of the present-day country that this year celebrates its 100th anniversary. It is still possible to feel some issue or commitment when old men or someone with a certain amount of experience thinks back to what is called the bloodiest guerrilla […]

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Listen to the silence Here is something that everybody should do once in a while. “Listen to the silence” and enjoy it of course. Focus on sounds and noises from nature and leave it out all the rest! Halfway between a task and an advice, this sentence occurred during my first tour with Mindouga, the […]

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