Community events Bulgaria

Nov. 03, 2012 - Nov. 04, 2012

The Fourth Test in Bulgaria - Lopushna and Zlatiza Valleys

On November 3rd and 4th an intergenerational trip to Lopushna and Zlatiza valleys was organized. The participants visited the church of “The Holy Ascension“, the 350-year old oak-tree, the villages of Bistrilitza and Kopilovtsi and the Lopushanski Monastery “St. John the Baptist" and learned much about the history and traditions of their local surroundings.

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Sep. 01, 2012

Second test - Petrohanski passage and the Todorini kukli peaks

The second Big Foot test in Bulgaria was held on 1 September, 2012, and comprised an excursion from Berkovitza through the Petrohanski passage to the peak of Todorini kukli (dolls), down to the Klisurski monastery, and back to Berkovitza -  a trip of about 24 km.

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Aug. 19, 2012

First test - outing to peak "Zdravchenitza"

The first test for the project Big Foot in Bulgaria was held on 19th of August as an outing to peak “Zdravchenitza”.The outing was inspiring for both the younger and the older participants. The young learned their history and legends connected with the picturesque surroundings, and the seniors had an opportunity to share their knowledge and experiences.

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Jul. 03, 2012

Third Stakeholder Consultation Meeting, Berkovitsa, Bulgaria

On July 3rd the third consultation meeting with stakeholders in Bulgaria was held. It took place in the spacious hall of the local community center “Ivan Vazov – 1872” in Berkovitza, Bulgaria

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Jun. 17, 2012

Fifth annual folk festival "Svidnia"

On June 17th, in the region of "Popov bridge" located between the villages of Kopilovtsi and Govezda , Montana Province , the fifth annual folk festival "Svidnia" took place.

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May. 29, 2012

Informative Meeting in Ivan Vazov School

On May 29, 2012, the second consultation meeting was held in Berkovitsa,in order to continue the assessment of the target groups and their environment and defining the area for the local experiment.  the meeting was held in the third primary school in Berkovitza - “Ivan Vazov”.

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Apr. 07, 2012

Dissemination Trip to St. Lazarus

On April 7, 2012, in the village Borovtsi the participants of the community center "Development" under the direction of the secretary Elka Todorova Doncheva, reincarnated the custom lazarouvane.

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Mar. 27, 2012 - Mar. 28, 2012

Partner-Community Workshop

The Big Foot partners met the residents of the municipality of Berkovitsa  in a community workshop held as a part of the "BIG FOOT" third project partner meeting,  held on 27 and 28 March 2012 in the city of Berkovitsa.

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Jan. 21, 2012

The Start-up Public Evening

The first public evening was held on 21January 2012 in Berkovitsa, Bulgaria, as part of the meeting honoring the memory of four of the most prominent citizens and heroes of the Berkovitsa region.

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