On April 6, an annual festival to celebrate the International Bird Day was organized for schoolchildren and city residents. About 450 Rostovites took part in the event. As part of the festival, there was a contest of bird boxes with 47 young entrants. There were themed areas: ornithological contests and quizzes on local birds, ecological games on the Endangered Species List, a contest of pavement drawings themed Birds are our Friends, sport entertainment games. The art studio gave a number of master classes to teach young Rostovites draw birds.