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CULTURAL ACTIVITIES AT AZZOUNIEH SCHOOL
Azzounieh Public School is integrating the “Beirut World Book Capital 2009” theme into its curriculum to promote culture and education for its students.Planned activities include: ...
Organizer : Azzounieh Public School.
Date : April 23, 2009 until the end of the school year
LAUNCHING OF A SECOND MOBILE PUBLIC LIBRARY « KOTOBUS »
A second “Kotobus” mobile public library will start circulating in Beirut and its northern suburbs in 2009. The library will offer its services and documents to public and semi-private ...
Organizer : ASSABIL - the Friends of Public Libraries Association, with help from the Municipality of Beirut, the Conseil Régional d’Ile-de-France, UNESCO regional office, the Anna Lindh Foundation, etc.
Date : Last week of April 2009.
"Nour and Noura" : Distribution of a children's magazine to all public schools
This Arabic magazine, designed for kids between the ages of 8 and 12, will be distributed to 86,000 students in all Lebanese public schools.For this end, the medical school of Balamand sought the ...
Organizer : School of Medicine – Balamand in cooperation with the Ministry of Culture.
Date : May 2009 until May 2010.
SALON DU LIVRE FRANCOPHONE DE BEYROUTH – THE FRANCOPHONE BEIRUT BOOK FAIR
The 16th Francophone Beirut book fair will be devoted to the enhancement of cultural diversity, which is the third objective of Beirut World Book Capital 2009. The Beirut francophone book fair is the ...
Organizer : The Syndicate of Book Importers in Lebanon.
Date : October-November 2009.
LEBANESE-GERMAN WORKSHOP FOR AUTHORS OF YOUTH LITERATURE
The workshop will be conducted by a German author and it addresses authors who write books for children and young people. The authors discuss texts with special regard to topics, ideas, perspectives, ...
Organizer : The Goethe Institute in partnership with the Frankfurt Book Fair and the Lebanese Children’s Book Publishers Association.
Date : December 2009-01-04.
“EDUCATION IN LEBANON AT THE END OF THE 19TH CENTURY AND THE START OF THE 20TH”
Pictures and old documents exhibition “The Memory of Education in Lebanon at the end of the 19th century and the start of the 20th” aims at informing the citizens, new ...
Organizer : Khaled Omar Tameri in cooperation with the Ministry of Culture.
Date : January 2010.
A MUSICAL ABOUT BOOK JOBS
Musical plays comprised of 11 scenes in three languages (Arabic, French, English) mixing narration, songs and dances.
Organizer : The Beirut Orthodox Schools.
Date : April 2010.
Assabil launches “ 99 recipes for promoting reading” in Lebanon
“99 Recipes for promoting reading” is a new book launched by Assabil, a Lebanese organization which promotes reading and the establishment of public libraries, during a press conference ...
Organizer : Assabil
Date : July 2009.
The "Zajal" Heritage
The series of “Zajal” Heritage is a project that aims at re-spreading the old Lebanese heritage through publishing five books written by five pioneering Lebanese “Zajal” ...
Organizer : Phoenix Institute for Lebanese Studies – USEK in cooperation with the Ministry of Culture.
Date : May 20, 2009.
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