Between January and December 2017, the Toplița „George Sbârcea” Town Library organises a photo contest, entitled „Don´t hasten the pace”, on the Library´s Facebook page. Thus, the competitors must upload 5 relevant photos of their locality on the Town Library´s Facebook page, tag #nugrabipasul, but also on their Facebook page, with the same tag, inviting their friends to like them. The most beautiful 20 photos will be published in the topLITERA magazine. The most beautiful 5 photos will be awarded by the care of the magazine´s sponsors, and at the end of the year there will be an exhibition of all the posted photos.
Between March and September 2017, Cluj County Council, „Octavian Goga” Cluj County Library and A.N.B.P.R. organise a new „Battle of the books” reading contest. Children aged 11 to 13, teenagers aged 14 to 18 and adults may enrol. Enrolment is done at all sections and subsidiaries, throughout the duration of the contest. Children have the possibility to read in Romanian and English, teenagers – in Romanian, Hungarian and English, and the adults – in Romanian. For the Romanian respectively Hungarian sections, 10 titles are proposed for reading, and for the English sections – 5 titles. The entrance permit to the library is obligatory. All the 10 books in contest must be read until September 2017. A reading sheet will be handed when enrolling, where one may write down their impressions on the book. When returning the book one has read, one will receive a Reading notebook, where he will give 1 to 5 points for each book he read (1 point for a minimum score, 5 points for a maximum score). Teenagers may choose the digital format of the Reading sheet. The final will take place in October. The finalists´ list will be announced 20 days before the event. The finalists (the participants who go through all the 10 titles) will be invited to the library, where they will be explained how the finale will take place. The finalists may be accompanied by supporters: classmates, teachers, parents. The finale will include: the Convince me to read! debate, where the participants will argue for their favourite book; a contest on the read books; judging and the award ceremony. The participant who will argue best his favourite book and who will answer the best to the questions will become the Reader of the year. The most requested and highest score book will become the Book of the year. Other awards: Best reading sheet, Best pleading. The contest´s results will be promoted in the media and on line. For the adults, the Battle of the books will be in the form of a reading club, with regular meetings where they will discuss the titles proposed for reading, and in the end they vote the Book of the year.
Enrolment: Children´s section: firstname.lastname@example.org (books in Romanian)
Teenagers´ section: email@example.com (books in Romanian and Hungarian)
Adult section: adulți@bjc.ro (books in Romanian)
American Corner: firstname.lastname@example.org (for children and teenagers, books in English)
The list of books: http://www.bjc.ro/new/files/acasa/lista_titlurilor.pdf;
Every week, from Tuesday till Friday between 8 and 12 AM, you may visit the Communal Museum from Tulgheș.
Every Thursday, at the Commune Museum of Tulgheș a sitting evening for the children will take place.
Between the 24th and the 28th of July 2017, Toplița Community Centre with Ludicus Theatre troupe organise the „COOL-tura” cultural camp at Toplița Community Centre. The following workshops dedicated to children aged between 7 and 12, 13 and 18 respectively, will take place: personal development, therapy through theatre, music and dancing, plastic arts and recreation. Participation is free of charge.
On the 25th and the 27th of July 2017 the „Book street” event will take place, organised by the Toplița „George Sbârcea” Town Library for the children, in Toplița Central Park, between 10 and 12 o´clock.
On Wednesday, the 26th of July 2017, the weekly fair in Sărmaș will take place at the Food market.
On Thursday, the 27th of July 2017, the weekly fair in Subcetate will take place at the Food market.
On Sunday, the 30th of July 2017, starting with 12 AM, the 11th edition of the „Roata Stelelor” Festival will take place on the Sports field from Tulgheș. It begins with a traditional costume parade with a street show and it continues with the evolution on stage of the following ensembles: Floricica from Corbu, Poiana Zânelor from Borsec, Izvorașul from Zăbala, Covasna, Toplițeana from Toplița, Junii Covasnei from Covasna, Mugurașii Neamțului from Neamț, the dancing ensembles from Sărmaș, Cotnari-Iași, Palanca-Bacău, Remetea, Piatra Neamț, as well as Plaiuri Tulgheșene and Junii Tulgheșului. Organisers: The Pro Tulgheș Association and the Tulgheș Commune.
On Sunday, the 30th of July 2017, from 6 PM, a musical show will take place in Borsec. Guests: Oprea Mircea and Nagy Levente. Organiser: Borsec Town Hall.
On Sunday, the 30th of July 2017, the weekly fair in Bilbor will take place at the Food market.