Presentation on theme: "VĒRGALE. We live in Latvia And we are so glad That we have Such a beautiful land. With so many woods And so many lakes With beautiful rivers And very."— Presentation transcript:
We live in Latvia And we are so glad That we have Such a beautiful land. With so many woods And so many lakes With beautiful rivers And very green plains. And there is the sea Where the sun sets each day And on the beach We like to play. We are so happy We are so glad Because Latvia is Our Motherland
30 km to the north from Liepaja there is a small rural district called Vergale. Its territory takes up 190 km. In almost half of territory there are beautiful forests with lots of plants and animals.
Castle was built by the order of Baron Bers as a hunting castle in 1837. Now there is Vērgale Primary School.
The museum was opened in March 1992. There are more than 3,000 units in the museum’s collection. The biggest chimney in Kurzeme is still preserved in our museum.
Lutheran Curch in Vergale originated in the 16th century. It was rebuilt in 1841 and after damage form the war only rebuilt in 1996.
Vērgale has 20 km border with the Baltic Sea.Most of the coast is included in the Ziemupe Nature Reserve - 300 m wide strip of the Ziemupe coast is included in the dune protected belt.
People in Vergale are keen on sports – in sports complex during the day there are lot of schoolchildren, in the evenings more serius training takes place and is often crowned with success in various scale competition.