Its edition is dedicated to the anniversary of the birth of Mykola Arkas, the outstanding Mykolaiv citizen, great patriot and propagandist of the Ukrainian language, history and culture, folklorist, public figure, composer, historian, founder and constant chairman of "Education" society in Mykolaiv.
The initiator of the calendar was Bashtanka Museum of Local History. It was published by Ilion Publishing House at the expense of the residents of the Bashtanka community. It contains unique photos of publications from the collection of Mykolaiv Regional Universal Scientific Library, the Arkas family estate and QR-codes of resources and partner institutions.
The staff of Central City Library named after M.L. Kropyvnytskyi thanks Bashtanka Museum of Local History and Mykolaiv Regional Universal Scientific Library for such a unique publication and gift.