The celebration of the bicentennial of the birth of Mikhail Lermontov continues with todayТs free exhibition in the cityТs Lermontov Library at 19 Liteiny Prospekt. Titled УUnder the Rustling Wings,Ф the temporary exhibition will feature the costumes and scenery used in the 1917 production of LermontovТs play УThe Masquerade,Ф which he wrote in 1835 when he was only 21 years old.
Friday, Oct. 3
Learn more about how to manage and evaluate employee performance during SPIBAТs Human Resources Committee meeting this morning on УEmployee Assessment: Global and Local Trends.Ф Starting at 9:30 a.m., the discussion will touch on such topics as the partnership between HR and business, reliable assessment strategies and more, with Tatiana Andrianova, the head of the SHL Russia and CIS branch in St. Petersburg, as the featured guest. Confirm your participation by Oct. 2 by emailing email@example.com or calling 325 9091.
AmChamТs Procurement Committee Meeting is at 9 a.m. this morning in their office in the New St. Isaac Office Center on Ulitsa Yakubovicha.
Saturday, Oct. 4
Wine and cheese lovers will get their chance to revel during Scandinavia Country Club and SpaТs Wine Market Weekend. Going on today and tomorrow, wining diners can listen to live music, take part in culinary classes and, of course, sample a variety of fine wines from around the world. The cost of admission is 400 rubles ($10.30) for adults and 200 rubles ($5.15) for children.
Sunday, Oct. 5
Look for the latest fall fashions at the Autumn Market today in Freedom Anticafe at 7 Kazanskaya Ulitsa. The minimarket plans to offer clothes more flattering than the puffy jackets that are a staple of the cityТs cold-weather fashion, while offering the same amount of protection from the biting winds blowing off of the Baltic.
Monday, Oct. 6
SKA St. Petersburg, the cityТs KHL affiliate, welcomes Slovakian club HC Slovan in a match-up tonight at the Ice Palace near the Prospekt Bolshevikov metro station. The puck drops at 7:30 p.m. and tickets can be purchased on the clubТs website or in person at either the arenaТs box office or the clubТs merchandise store on Nevsky Prospekt.
Tuesday, Oct. 7
Learn more about RussiaТs energy industry at the St. Petersburg Energy Forum that begins today and runs through Oct. 10. Attracting industry experts and political and business representatives, the forum plans to welcome more than 350 plus companies and their representatives to discuss the future of RussiaТs largest economic sector.