MKC Koper Youth and Culture Centre
|Mladinski, kulturni, socialni, multimedijski in medgeneracijski center (MKSMC)|
|Gregorčičeva 4, SI-6000 Koper|
|Phone||386 (0) 5 627 1989|
|Fax||386 (0) 5 627 1989|
|Proprietor||Association of the Friends of Moderate Progress|
|Marko Brecelj, Director|
|Phone||386 (0) 41 318 245|
|Arijana Markučič Brecelj, Programme Manager|
|Phone||386 (0)41 764 916|
The centre promotes cultural activities and collects and distributes information on education, employment, leisure activities, and culture for the growing youth and adult population, especially focusing on marginalised social groups.
Here new rock, hard core, and metal bands from Slovenia, Hungary, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina are presented regularly. Concerts are also organised by the centre in other open-air venues in Koper or neighbouring towns. It co-operates with other Slovene clubs, e.g., AKD Izbruh from Kranj and KUD Rov from Železniki, and hosts the Club Marathon. M&KC artists and activists include: , (Koco), , Dr. Marias Bela, Franci Blašković, Nikolaj Kopejkin, , and .
M&KC Koper Youth and Culture Centre engages mostly in cross-border cultural exchanges and collaborations. It organises and hosts the Koperground Festival, a festival of independent and engaged international film, literature and music every summer.
Reports about the daily social, cultural and art happenings at MKC Koper are published regularly on the Dodogovor.org website.
- Dodogovor.org website (in Slovenian)