School leavers in Minsk gathered for the Farewell Bell ceremony today. Taking part in it are more than 26 thousand students of 9th and 11th grades. Concert and entertainment programs are organized for the graduates in the afternoon. Across the rest of the country, the Farewell Bell ceremony will be held tomorrow. On the same day Orsha, the youth capital of Belarus, will host a nation-wide event. 1700 high school graduates have been invited. Among them are are gold medalists, winners of academic, artistic and athletic competitions.