On the 19th of October 2018 the head of the Museum of Local Lore Iryna Petrovovna Vodneva took part in the 8th scientific-practical conference "Lepel reading." Speakers included historians and archaeologists, regional ethnographers and teachers from Minsk, Vitebsk, Polotsk, Lepel. At the conference questions have been raised covering the period from the Neolithic to the present day mainly dedicated to Lepel.
The report I.P. Vodneva "Work on the implementation of the social function of Polotsk Museum of Local Lore (based on the exhibition" Honorary citizens of the city of Polotsk ")" were analyzed concrete achievements over the past 2 years, which affected the life and work of natives of Lepel. The conference organizers have created a very warm and comfortable conditions during the readings.