" This is done in order to increase public interest in reading, especially children"
Jakarta Library and Archives Dept. is going to hold a storytelling event in 14 locations, either at RPTRA or Community Reading Park (TBM).
It will be held on November 6, 7, 8, 9, 13, 14, 15, 16, 25, and 28, 2018. There are fifteen locations that have been set are, Kosambi RPTRA, Cibubur Berseri RPTRA, Melati Indah RPTRA, Sehati Aryani RPTRA, and Amanah Bunda RPTRA.
There are also Dupa Wangi RPTRA, Utama RPTRA, Damai Indah Rawa Bebek RPTRA, Harapan Mulya RPTRA, Citra Binar Rahma TBM, Bhumi Tridarma TBM, Rumah Baca Deni TBM, Nova Sari TBM, and Baitul Ilmi TBM.
Jakarta Library and Archives Dept.'s Deposit Section Head, Priyambodo stated that the event will start at 9 AM by targeting PAUD and Kindergarten children.
"This is done in order to increase public interest in reading, especially children. It can stimulate children to diligently read through fairy tales," he expressed, Friday (11/2).
He explained that stories that will be shared are varied and adapted to the environmental conditions in each RPTRA.
"For instance is if the RPTRA is in Muara Karang, North Jakarta, the fairy tales will be adjusted to the fisherman's theme or about the ocean," he stated.