Fiji Times Logo

Fiji Time: 12:24 PM on Thursday 21 August

/ Front page / News

Schools celebrate library week

Sunday, September 20, 2009

SEVEN schools took part in a march organised by the National Library Services yesterday.

Schools around the country are celebrating the annual event, which bears the theme: "Libraries, the fountain of knowledge".

National Library Services librarian Nazma Ali said the official launching was done on Friday night.

She said library week was observed every year in the country.

Ms Ali said the schools also took part in various competitions such has making book marks, drawing posters and writing essays.

"Library week has been celebrated in Fiji since 1979," she said, adding schools will organise book-based activities to celebrate the week.


Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Love, a new revelation
  2. Ratu Naiqama commences campaign
  3. Drivers listed for postal voting
  4. 500 to 1
  5. 'Silenced church'
  6. Island runs dry
  7. Heavens open amid praises
  8. Tots show a success
  9. No final stand on issue
  10. Robbery suspect dies in hospital

Top Stories this Week

  1. He's out of polls Friday (15 Aug)
  2. Dad's final farewell Friday (15 Aug)
  3. The murder which shocked the nation Tuesday (19 Aug)
  4. Bag full of cash Monday (18 Aug)
  5. 12 go out Wednesday (20 Aug)
  6. State audit Tuesday (19 Aug)
  7. Why the GCC Monday (18 Aug)
  8. Chaudhry files 42 nominations for election Tuesday (19 Aug)
  9. Inquiry into video Wednesday (20 Aug)
  10. Police commissioner: Fiji posting a calling from God Friday (15 Aug)