Support to History, Service to Education

23.1.2020

The City Library, which was brought to our city by Kayseri Metropolitan Municipality, was put into service. Kayseri Metropolitan Municipality continues to carry historical artifacts to the future by lifting, preserving and loading functions. The Historical Virgin Mary Church building in Kiçikapı was restored by the Metropolitan Municipality and turned into a library of 50 thousand books. Mayor of the Metropolitan Municipality, who made important statements during the official opening ceremony of the City Library, which started to serve in the historical building. Memduh Büyükkılıç said that Kayseri is the center of culture, tourism and ancient civilizations. Ahmet Misbah Demircan, Deputy Minister of Culture and Tourism, who attended the opening, said that they proudly follow the success of Kayseri. In the opening ceremony of the City Library, which was brought to Kayseri with the restoration of the historic Virgin Mary Church building, the Metropolitan Mayor Dr. In addition to Memduh Büyükkılıç, Governor Şehmus Günaydın, Deputy Minister of Culture and Tourism Ahmet Misbah Demircan, Chief Public Prosecutor Abdulkadir Akın, district mayors, bureaucrats and citizens attended.

“KAYSERİ PIECE OPEN AIR MUSEUM”

The Mayor of the Metropolitan Municipality, who made a speech after the hearing of respect and reading the National Anthem, Memduh Büyükkılıç thanked Ahmet Misbah Demircan, Deputy Minister of Culture and Tourism, who attended the opening. Expressing that Kayseri is an open-air museum in his speech, Mayor Büyükkılıç said that there are around 1500 registered historical monuments in Kayseri and counted the historical monuments in the region where it was opened. Expressing that everywhere smells of history, Mayor Büyükkılıç noted that they work with the understanding of protecting history.

60 THOUSAND VISITORS IN 6 DAYS

Expressing that they opened the City Library as the fourth library of the Metropolitan Municipality, Mayor Memduh Büyükkılıç said, “Our library investments continue. We will open the fifth library on the last floor of Beyazşehir Social Life Center. There will be a library of 800 people. Our Deputy Minister of Culture and Tourism also promised the books. ” Reminding that the City Library started to serve as of January 15, Mayor Büyükkılıç announced that 60 thousand people visited the library in 6 days. Mayor Büyükkılıç stated that there are 50 thousand books in the library, 25 thousand of which are printed, 22 thousand of which are electronic, and 3 of them are audible. Emphasizing that the library fair, which was visited by 800 thousand people last year, showed how much the library investments are needed, President Memduh Büyükkılıç wished that the City Library was beneficial to Kayseri. Metropolitan Mayor Memduh Büyükkılıç stated that Kayseri was the center of culture, tourism and ancient civilizations. “WE ARE PROUD OF THE SUCCESS OF KAYSERI” In his speech, Deputy Minister of Culture and Tourism Ahmet Misbah Demircan stated that he was influenced by the liveliness and investments in Kayseri and said, “The future of Kayseri will be much brighter. I applaud you. We are proud and proud of the rise of Kayseri while looking from Istanbul and Ankara. ” Emphasizing the importance of library investment in the historical building, Demircan said, “Our concrete heritage here is not only restored, but also loaded with a function. Our young people, who are fascinated by the magic of this building, will become architects, interior designers, and will create new works with the inspiration they receive from them. It is important to look at the books and inhale this environment. Because the grapes get darker than the grapes. Whatever you are looking at, "he said.

“KAYSERİ HAS AN EXCELLENT ENERGY”

Expressing that he came to Kayseri especially with his family, Ahmet Misbah Demircan continued his words as follows: “Kayseri's energy is very beautiful. I felt this closely. So I brought my wife and my little daughter to breathe the air. We love Kayseri very much. We are proud of its success. I applaud those who contributed in this investment. ”

“PEOPLE'S INTEREST shows THE ACCURACY OF THE WORK DONE”

In his speech, Governor Şehmus Günaydın reminded that he saw the student queue in front of the library at 09:00 in the morning and said that this table showed how correct the work was. Thanking those who contributed, Governor Günaydın said, “As Kayseri, we are a city of culture, tourism and industry. We have many destinations in tourism. We are working to overcome our shortcomings regarding their contribution to the economy. ” After the speeches, the city library was opened and the participants visited the library serving in the historical building. Those who saw the library, especially Ahmet Misbah Demircan, Deputy Minister of Culture and Tourism, expressed that they were very impressed.