As part of the celebration of the 85th anniversary of the birth of the poet, people's writer of Kazakhstan, winner of the "Tarlan" award Kadyr Myrzaliev by the regional library for children and youth after Khamza Esenzhanov with the support of the public Fund «Қадыр Мырза Әлі» passed the regional contest of expressive reading «Өлеңнің тау тұлғасы – Қадыр ақын» among students in grades 2-7.

The winner of the Grand Prix of the competition among 2-4 classes was Nurkeyi Isatay (school №46) and among 5-7 classes Rumina Mukhtarova (school-gymnasium №44).