Activities

Exhibitions

“A Better Tomorrow - Exhibition on the Project of the New Central Library”, organized by the Cultural Affairs Bureau, was on display in the Old Court Building, the Macao Central Library and the Taipa Library, presenting information on the history and functions of the Macao Public Library, case studies of foreign central libraries in cities with a similar population to that of Macao, the development of the New Central Library project, indicators for the selection of the Central Library site, building revitalization projects, library collection at the time of its opening, and functional structure of the library.

The main exhibition was on display from 31 October to 7 December, 2016, in the Old Court Building, where guided tours by reservation for individuals and groups were provided. The exhibition was also displayed in the Macao Central Library and the Taipa Library from 14 November to 31 December, 2016, presenting information on the development of the New Central Library project, indicators for the selection of the Central Library site and building revitalization projects. The exhibition was visited by over 2,000 people.

In the Old Court Building, guided tours by reservation were made available for “A Better Tomorrow - Exhibition on the Project of the New Central Library”. There were approximately twenty group visits and over 400 visitors, including people in employment, professional communities, primary and secondary school students and pensioners.

Guided Tours to “A Better Tomorrow - Exhibition on the Project of the New Central Library”
N.º Date School / Group
1 08/11/2016 Chinese media journalists stationed in Macao
2 08/11/2016 Macau Society of Social Sciences
3 13/11/2016 Library Volunteers
4 14/11/2016(1st Session) Cultural Affairs Bureau
5 14/11/2016(2nd Session) Cultural Affairs Bureau
6 15/11/2016 Macao Library and Information Management Association
7 18/11/2016 Association of Mutual Assistance of the Residents of Praia Grande and Avenida da República
8 22/11/2016 Education and Youth Affairs Bureau
9 24/11/2016

Macao Conservatory
(School of Music)

10 01/12/2016 Choi Kou School
11 02/12/2016(1st Session) Estrela do Mar School
12 02/12/2016(2nd Session) Estrela do Mar School
13 02/12/2016 Macao Residents School (Secondary School)
14 03/12/2016 Salesian Institute
15 03/12/2016 Macao New Chinese Youth Association
16 03/12/2016 Tong Sin Tong School
17 03/12/2016 Sacred Heart Canossian College (English Section)
18 06/12/2016 The Hong Kong Institute of Architects (individual visits)