Karelia. Podporozhye rafting raid. Wood rafting on the Volde river. Sorting the forest. Steamer on the river. Preparation of arable land on the Molotov collective farm. A bulldozer and a grader are working. The city of Petrozavodsk. Examinations at the girls' school number 8. Final exams at the men's school number 9. Graduation party. Presentation of gold and silver medals to graduates. Children of timber industry workers on vacation at a pioneer camp in the village of Matrosy. Children with pioneer counselors in the forest, sitting by the fire in the evening and listening to the Karelian storyteller F. I. Bykov.