Saturday, January 29

Sarawak State Library to present Reading Seeds Kits in Lundu


Fatimah (fourth left) at the presentation of Reading Seeds Kits in Mukah last year.

KUCHING: Sarawak State Library will present Reading Seeds Kits to mothers in Lundu on Jan 31.

According to a press release by the state library, the presentation is a collaboration with the N3 Tanjong Datu Service Centre, Ministry of Local Government and Housing Sarawak, Sarawak State Health Department and Sarawak General Hospital.

The presentation will take place at the Klinik Kesihatan Ibu dan Anak, Sematan (9.30am) and the Lundu Hospital (11am).

Tanjong Datu assemblywoman Datuk Amar Jamilah Anu is expected officiate at the event.

The Reading Seeds programme is a continuation of the Born-To-Read Programme initiated and organised by state library since 2004 to promote early literacy.

Reading Seeds aims to give a kit to every baby born in the government General Hospital/ Klinik Kesihatan Ibu dan Anak upon discharge.

The presentation of Reading Seeds Kits was most recently held at the Kuala Oya Health Clinic and at Mukah Hospital on November last year by Minister of Welfare, Community Well Being, Women, Family and Childhood Development Dato Sri Fatimah Abdullah.

For more information, contact Izaruddin Moss or Ainie Umairah Lee at 082-442000 (extension 319/241) or email or