2014

Project Calendar

November 12-15

Siobhan Roulston (The Garden School) and her librarians welcomed me back and we discussed the value of the books already sent and repeated the need for Infant and Primary level books containing simple English and bright pictures. As there was not enough storage space for the boxes to pile up until July, it was agreed that the next consignment would be dispatched in March/April. Read more

March – May

The delivery of boxes came in two consignments: 23 boxes weighing 524 kg from Tanglin School and St Joseph’s International school in Singapore arrived promptly on 29th March. Unfortunately some of the large boxes had split – an early lesson in packing! But the books survived the spill and were transported in large bags to the Department of Education building, where a room for some sorting had been offered by the Director General. Read more