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Dar Al Atta'a 'Let's Read' to host Quiz Night.

Muscat: Dar Al Atta'a's Let's Read Campaign will host a "Quiz Night" on January 30 at the Dolphin Centre Pool Deck. Tickets, which include dinner will cost OMR 10 per person. All proceeds will to go to Maktabati, Oman's first mobile library's annual running costs. Maktabati is an initiative of Dar Al Atta'a's Let's Read Campaign launched in 2013. The Maktabati bus travels across Oman, giving children "greater access to good books and an opportunity to develop a love of reading." Based at the Public Knowledge Library in Qurum, the bus will travel around the country visiting every day schools, parks and public places. It's programme will also include literacy activities, story-telling sessions and good books for them all to discover. Children visiting Maktabati will be able to purchase their first book for just 500 bzs. They can then exchange that book for another one on their next visit. Tickets will be sold at the Let's Read Book Shop in Al Qurum Complex (CCC shop 116 upstairs) from 10 to 1 pm and from 5 to 7 pm from Saturday to Thursday and from 5 to 7 pm on Friday. Contact Sonia Carr on soniacarr44@gmail.com for details.

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Publication:Times of Oman (Muscat, Oman)
Geographic Code:7OMAN
Date:Jan 21, 2015
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