In creating and enhancing the bilateral relations between user and staff of library in the four districts, this morning, the Language and Literature Bureau organised the Library Village ceremony which is one of the annual activities lined-up for the 2017 Reading Culture Empowerment. The ceremony among others aims to enhance the awareness of community on the importance of Library as the centre of education treasure and act as a place to find knowledge.
Present was Yang Berhormat Awang Haji Tahamit bin Haji Nudin, member of the Legislative Council who is also the Head of Mukim Gadong 'A'. The event began with a warmed up exercise.
In the ceremony, 17 library members of Language and Literature Bureau from the four districts received prizes in the form of plaque and certificate in the Reading Diligence for Children, Young People and Adult category; 9 members in the Library Loyal Visitor category; 4 primary schools received prizes in the Best Library Stop Centre category; 4 members in the Library Reading Diligence category and 3 groups received prizes in the Group Borrowing System category. Through the Library Village, encouragement and incentive are provided aim to enhance the reading culture among the community by using library as a place in gaining knowledge and together in realising the Wawasan Brunei 20-35.
Source: Radio Television Brunei