Prof. O.N.V.Kurup, Malayalam poet and Gyanpith winner released the book, “Marunnupurattan vendi murivundakkunnayal” (Malayalam, Chinta Publications, Trivandrum, Rs.40/-) written by Ammu (Gayathri)on 19th April 2011 at Kendriya Vidyalaya Pattom.
The students of Kendriya Vidyalaya Pattom gifted books to the children of Govt. U. P. S. Palkulangara and make them their friends, under the newly launched social responsibility initiative “Library-Social Connect”. The programme, “Gift a Book and Get a Friend” held on 6th Dec. 2013. The programme was aimed to provide students with better opportunities to know about the society at large and other learning systems in particular and to make friendship through reading and books.
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Harry Potter series of books proved that children’s books without illustrations can also become so popular and trendsetters in reading and publishing, said Dr. Radhika C. Nair, Children’s writer and the translator of the first Harry Potter book into Malayalam. She was speaking at the Meet the Author session organized by the Library Media Centre in connection with the Harry Potter birthday celebration at Kendriya Vidyalaya Pattom.
Radhika C. Nair also urged the students to fetch out stories and folktales which are hidden in our local culture and more interesting than the Harry Potter saga.
The library has conducted book jacket designing, Harry Potter quiz, Harry Potter birthday recipe writing competition and an exhibition of Harry Potter books as part of the event and the prizes for the winners were distributed at the function. C.P.Kumaran, Principal, S.L.Faisal and B. Surendran (Librarians) were also present.
Information Literacy Project of KV Pattom
Bookmarks created by the students of Kendriya Vidyalaya Pattom were exchanged with that of Francis Kolcsey EVN General Baptist School (Hungary) and John Ranger Elementary School, Kamenica (Croatia), under the International Bookmark Exchange Programme, organized as part of International School Library Month (ISLM) 2013.
Personal photographs of Library Junction Members
Library Junction: Project implementation events and activities.
Dr. George Onakkoor, famous Malayalam writer, 11.00 a.m., 26 Feb. 2011 in the Library.
In connection with the KVS Golden Jubilee celebrations, KV Pattom has been organizing a series of programmes. "Meet the Leaders @ KV Pattom" is on esch programme where the students interacts with successful personalities form different fields of life.