Recently, in order to promote and popularize the initiative of “Our Festival -- Dragon Boat Festival”, experience festival customs, as well as inherit the traditional Chinese culture, Nanning Children’s Library introduced a series of activities, such as old books replacement, books sharing, creative dragon boat assembly and wormwood sachet making, to the young readers during the Dragon Boat Festival holiday, which are pretty popular with parents and children.
At the activity site, children made wormwood sachets, assembled small wooden dragon boats, and learned the rules of dragon boat race as well as ancient legends under the guidance of tutors and parents. In addition, the “Literary Charm of Dragon Boat Festival, Passionate Love for Homeland -- Xinyu Books Listening Competition”, part of the series of activities of “Experiencing the Dragon Boat Festival and Inheriting Traditional Culture”, will be extended to July 18. The competition adopts the way of recommending books on patriotism education online, so that young readers can listen to audio books freely and share their patriotism. The winners will be selected according to the hours of listening, so as to expand the scale of the “happy reading” activity.