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In conjunction with the World Book and Copyrights Day 2017, Pustaka Negeri Sarawak in collaboration with Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka and CityOne Megamall Kuching will organize the Let`s Read Together For 10 Minutes 2017 program on Tuesday, 25 April 2017 at the CityOne Megamall Kuching.This program will be officiated by Datin Amar Dato Hajjah Juma`ani Tuanku Haji Bujang.
The Let`s Read Together For 10 Minutes program held nationwide for the third ( 3rd ) time this year. It was first organized in 2014 and it is a step towards improving the awareness of the community on the importance of reading.
In 2016, similar program was held with the cooperation and participation of all members of the Council of Directors of Malaysian State Public Libraries, Ministry of Education, State Education Department, the National Library of Malaysia, State Secretary`s Office, Federal Secretary’s Office, departments, government and non-government agencies, schools, universities, private sectors, NGOs and members of the public. In 2016 about 242, 874 people in Sarawak have participated in this program.
This year, all state public libraries will once again collaborating in organizing the Lets Read Together for 10 Minutes 2017 simultaneously on Tuesday, 25 April 2017 from 11:00 am until 11:10 am. On that day all participants regardless of what kind of work or activity that they are doing will pause and read for 10 minutes simultaneously.
In conjunction with the Let`s Read Together For 10 Minutes 2017 program at Cityone Megamall there will be a Bicara Karya program and Active Readers Award be held.
To show support towards the program, members of the public are encouraged to send their picture(s) or photo (s) of themselves reading by posting to their Facebook, Twitter or Instagram with the hashtag #lanbaca2017.
For further information, kindly contact Muhamad Ali Abdul Wahab or Razak Rambili at 082-442000 ext. 342/348 or email firstname.lastname@example.org / email@example.com or visit Pustaka official website : www.pustaka-sarawak.com, Facebook: pustaka.sarawak / Twitter and Instagram: pustakaswk.
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