On September 21st, Vice-minister of Culture of Lithuania Ingrida Veliūte and Samogitian Museum “Alka” director Eva Stonkevičiene met with the Alsedziai team girls on the museum’s beautiful terrace. They talked about the career opportunities in the field of culture, shared their own stories about their career paths, discussed balancing leadership and motherhood, and the hard choices they had to make. They encouraged the girls to challenge themselves, step by step reach for their goals, and not be afraid to be different.

According to the Vice-minister, it is important to understand that we all are different, to love ourselves as well as respect others. While discussing balancing their careers and family lives, they admitted that family is their safe harbor that provides comfort. The guests asked the girls about their dreams and wished they would come true. The warm and pleasant communication with the Vice-minister and director encouraged the girls not to be afraid of the challenges, seek for advice and always listen to their inner when making decisions.