Design and Build an LFL Awarding
By: Alistair Troy B. Lacsamana
The Quezon City Public Library and School Division Office presented the winners on the “Design and Build an LFL Contest”, March 25, 2019 during the flag ceremony at Quezon City Hall.
The contest was conducted from April 2018-February 2019 with the judges from one school to another.
Bagbag Elementary School takes the first place in the contest, followed by Betty Go Belmonte Elementary School then Bagong Silangan Elementary School.
This contest encouraged stakeholders’ involvement in building mini libraries through the establishment of the Little Free Libraries (LFL). It has tapped the school’s alumni, school administration, staff, teachers, former teachers, parents, students, barangay officials and companies. The contest also emphasized the importance of libraries especially in schools.
QCPL Puppets and Knowledge Channel
By: Gilbert T. Gallaza
Left to right: Program MC Mr. Gilbert T. Gallaza, Head Children’s Corner Mr. Alistair Troy B. Lacsamana, QCPL City Librarian Ms. Emelita L. Villanueva, President and Executive Director of Knowledge Channel Foundation Incorporated (KCFI) Ms. Rina Lopez Bautista, Director of Operation Knowledge Channel Foundation Incorpo-rated, Mr. Edric Calma and QCPL Mascot character Rary (standing at the middle) during the MOA signing held at the QCPL conference room.
1st QCPL Youth Spoken Poetry Slam
By: Jennifer R. Adajo
The 1st QCPL Youth Spoken Poetry Slam was another new activity initiated by Quezon City Public Library through the leadership of our City Librarian Ms. Emelita L. Villanueva. It was spearheaded by QCPL-District IV Librar-ies composed of Cubao, Galas, Krus Na Ligas and Roxas Branches. This event gathered some nine (9) public junior and senior high schools with 15 students within the District IV of Quezon City.
“Braille Materials Production Seminar-Workshop”
By: Maria Cecilia R. Magnate
Truly, this is another innovative service for the QCPL, a project to produce Braille materials for the QC Constituents specifically the visually impaired children. The Braille materials will indeed be a great additions to QCPL’s PWD resources and will help the visually impaired clients to read thru braille books of different subjects and interests.
Kudos to the Publication Division! Our sincerest gratitude to the National library of the Philip-pines (NLP).
QCPL Attended the Annual National Conference of Librarians at Puerto Princesa City, Palawan
By: Lucila R. Raquiño
(3rd from left): The Quezon City Public Library, City Librarian Emelita L. Villanueva holding an award as one of the 2019 Gawad Parangal sa Natatanging Propesyunal na Tagapangasiwa ng Pampublikong Aklatan
One of the most awaited events of public librarians in the country is the Annual National Con-ference of Librarians which is spear-headed by the National Library of the Philippines. This year’s conference was hosted by the Local Government of Puerto Princesa City, Palawan through the City’s Public Library which was held on March 18-21, 2019, with the theme “Libraries CLICK as Space for Customers, Learning and Research,Innovations, Community engage-ment and Knowledge Creation.
It was attended by 10 QCPL librarians led by the City Librarian, Emelita L. Villanueva with the fol-lowing: Mariza G. Chico, Lucila R. Raquiño, Mary Ann L. Bernal, Mani-ca M. Cortes, Analiza C. Martinez, Janet B. Alday, Cherry M. Taruc, Jennifer R. Leoncio and Charles A. Pasicolan.
Summer Reading Activity
Book Members Club unite!
Let's Read new stories!
April 23, 2019
at Cubao Branch Library
Ask your Librarian-in-charge for details!
TUTO AT ARAL NGAYONG BAKASYON
MATUTO SA AKLATAN! TARA NA SA BAHAY AKLATAN!
APRIL 2-26, 2019 AT PASONG TAMO BRANCH
SULAT MO BASA KO
(Reading and Writing Tutorial)
on April 25-26, 2019 - Grade School Pupils come and join us!
IT'S FUN TO MAKE NEW FRIENDS WHILE LEARNING HOW TO WRITE AND READ!
Read with your friends.
Drop off at Escopa 3 Branch Library
On April 26, 2019. See you there!
Aklat! Aklat! Sama samang bumuklat! Abangan kami sa Eskinita
Sa darating na IKA DAWAMPU'T ANIM ng ABRIL.
(April 26, 2019)
Quezon City Public Library Summer Art Workshops
April 22 to May 17, 2019
We are now Accepting enrolless!
No Registration Fee, Registration Ends April 8, 2019
For inquiries please visit the library:
Near Gate 3 City Hall Compound,
Diliman, Quezon City, 1100
922-4060, look for
Ms. Reny Rose Marvilla