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Hong Kong Central Library Compulsory Testing Notice

In view of the Compulsory Testing Notice issued by the Government, persons who had visited the Hong Kong Central Library from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on 4 January 2022, 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on 5 January 2022 or 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on 6 January 2022 must strictly follow the compulsory testing requirements and undergo the tests on time as required. Details of the compulsory testing notice are available on the Centre for Health Protection’s website via the following link.

Latest arrangements on services of Hong Kong Public Libraries

In view of the latest situation of COVID-19, the Leisure and Cultural Services Department (LCSD) will adopt further measures to maintain social distancing. Starting from 7 January 2022 (Friday), all public libraries and their students’ study rooms and mobile libraries will be temporarily closed for 14 days until 20 January 2022 (Thursday). All book drops of the Hong Kong Public Libraries (including the book drop services located at MTR Central, Kowloon Tong and Nam Cheong stations) as well as the self-service library stations at Island East Sports Centre Sitting-out Area, the Hong Kong Cultural Centre and Tsuen Nam Road, Tai Wai will continue to provide services. During the period, overdue fines will not be generated for late return of library materials, and due date of reservation pick up will be extended accordingly. Please refer to the library notice on the special arrangements. (Details)

Hong Kong Chinese Funeral Customs and Chinese Traditional Culture

Hong Kong Chinese Funeral Customs and Chinese Traditional Culture

Date & Time: 11/12/2021 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
Venue: Hong Kong Central Library (Lecture Theatre, G/F, Hong Kong Central Library)
Speaker: Dr. Agnes Suk-man PANG (Associate Head & Assistant Professor, Department of History, Hong Kong Shue Yan University)
Organiser: Jointly organised by the Hong Kong Public Libraries and the Lord Wilson Heritage Trust
Remarks: Conducted in Cantonese. Free admission. First come, first served.
Enquiry: Promotion and Programming Unit, Hong Kong Central Library
(Monday to Friday: 9:00a.m. - 1:00p.m.; 2:00p.m. - 5:30p.m.)
Telephone: 2921 0285

Lord Wilson Heritage Trust
Telephone: 3509 7083

This talk is about the common Chinese funeral rituals of Hong Kong, which aims to chip away taboos. In accordance with the Chinese traditional values, the discussion on funeral rituals will mainly centre on filial piety. This talk will serve as an opportunity for secondary students to grasp the basic knowledge and the cultural significance of Hong Kong Chinese traditional funeral rituals to help them find out the meaning of life.