The seventh edition of the popular library-social responsibility initiative ‘Gift a Book & Get a Friend’ held at Govt. LPS, Oolampara, Peroorkada, Thiruvananthapuram on 14 February 2020. Fifty Two students of KV Pattom accompanied by teachers visited the school and gifted books and learning materials to the children.
Shri S. Ajayakumar, Principal inaugurated the programme. Shri Amit Gupta, Vice Principal, KV Pattom handed over a set of books for the school library to Ms Shyla P. K., Head Mistress, Govt, LPS Peroorkada.
All thirty students of the host school were presented with books and learning materials including notebooks, pens, pencils, etc. The formal inaugural ceremony was chaired by Shri N. S. Babu, District Coordinator, Sri Sathya Sai Seva Organization, Trivandrum, which adopted the school.
Students of both schools conducted a cultural feast as part of the programme which as very much live and entertaining. The students together visited different corners of the school and interacted with teachers and other staff.
“Gift a Book and Get a Friend” programme has been conceived as a ‘Library-Social Connect’ initiative to provide students with better opportunities to know about the society at large and other learning systems in particular and to make friends through reading and sharing of books.
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