Active Summer, Ruski Krstur
Description: The Tourist Association “Ruski Krstur” was founded in 2013 in order to promote the touristic potential of the village. Seven associations joined their work and activities in order to represent, enable and create the touristic profile of the village Ruski Krstur.
Type of Work: The work will be held in different locations in the village. In cooperation with the sports association “Rusin” and with the help of the locals, the volunteers will set up and renovate old basketball, handball and soccer courts. Also we will set up the benches, tables, sports equipment… The volunteers will take part in organizing different sports tournaments and activities for the local youth and work on promoting healthy and active lifestyle.
Study Theme: The volunteers will meet the activists from youth association “PACT RUTENORUM” Touristic sightseeing of Ruski Krstur will be organized (museum, Vodica, pool, a tour of the village in a carriage...) A workshop with women's association „Bajka“(making homemade pasta, traditional Ruthenian dishes). A field trip with bicycles. An excursion is going to be organized in consultation with the volunteers, creative and educational workshops as well.
Accommodation: The volunteers will be accommodated in a sports hall in the centre of Ruski Krstur. Sleeping is on the mattresses, so you need to bring your sleeping bags. There are two bathrooms available. Volunteers will prepare their own meals from the ingredients provided by the organizer.
Approximate Location: Ruski Krstur is a village in the municipality of Kula. The village is mostly inhabited by Ruthenians who in this region have a centuries-old tradition and the cultural centre of the Ruthenian nationality in Serbia, in Ruski Krstur. The workcamp will take place on two locations. The first one is in the centre of the village (kids’ amusement park) and the other is at the end of the village by a small lake.