The 26th Manila International Book Fair
August 31 - September 4, 2005
World Trade Center Metro Manila
Financial Center Area,Sen. Gil Puyat Avenue
corner Roxas Blvd., Pasay City
Theme : ...it's hip to read!
... so cool to learn IT!
Events and Activities of Interest to Librarians
Aug. 31, 2005
Wednesday, 1 pm - 3 pm Function Room A
Symposium on the State of Filipiniana Indigenous Materials
Sept. 1, 2005
Thursday, 10 am - 12 noon Function Room B
Forum on Promoting Effective Reading Skills : A Challenge to Librarians,
Teachers & Students
PATLS & BTSP
1 pm - 3 pm, Function Room A
Innovations & Strategy: The Risk & Choice in Shaping User-Centered Libraries
Guest Speaker : Dir. Lou David, Rizal Library Ateneo de Manila Univeristy
Sept. 2, 2005
Friday, 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Introduction to Singapore's Early Education Curriculum & Textbook
* There are a number of Book Launchings by OMF, Word & Life, the CCP and C&E Pulications. Activities for kids also like storytelling, origami and arts & crafts also abound. Other interesting hobby and leisure activities will be presented to viistors and guests of the fair.