KUCHING: Pustaka Negeri Sarawak or Sarawak Library will organise the Jom Baca Bersama programme, conducted simultaneously throughout the country, on April 21.
The programme aims to raise awareness and cultivate interest in reading among society.
The programme also received support from Minister for Women, Early Childhood and Community Wellbeing Development Datuk Seti Fatimah Abdullah, who will officiate at the programme launch.
“Pustaka Negeri will also organise various activities for the public such as active user award, children’s storytelling competition, short story writing competition and various online activities.
“All will be conducted live on the library’s official Facebook from 1pm to 4pm,” the library said on Tuesday (April 12).
The library also welcomes the public to participate in the ‘Let’s Read Together For 10 Minutes’ from 11am-11.10am in the comfort of their own home.
“The public are also encouraged to share their reading moments by uploading photos and videos along with #jombacaswk2022 #sarawakmembaca.”