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Some Public libraries reopened from 17 September onwards

Self-service library stations and book drop service have been resumed on 2 September.  From 17 September, the Hong Kong Central Library, six major libraries and 31 district libraries have been partially reopened. The libraries will implement special opening hours, arrange sessional admission, limit the number of people entering the library and adopt other precautionary measures. Lending and returning of library materials and picking up reserved library materials will be offered. Library facilities reopened include adult library, young adult library, children's library, reference library, some of the computer facilities and Students’ Study Room. In addition, newspapers and periodicals services will be resumed from 23 September. Please refer to the Details.

With the resumption of book drop service, self-service library stations and reopening of the aforesaid libraries, the maximum number of renewal will resume to five consecutive times from 23 September except for item which is reserved by another reader. Other public libraries and their students’ study rooms, and mobile libraries will continue to be temporarily closed until further notice. Overdue fines will not be generated for late return of library materials, and due date of reservation pick up will be extended accordingly.

Subject Talk Series on “Seniors in Style” – “Autumn : Hiking”

Subject Talk Series on “Seniors in Style” – “Autumn : Hiking”

Past Activities

Tour of World War II Monuments and Sites (Full)
Date: 2019/12/7 (Saturday)
Time: 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Venue: Fanling Public Library (Extension Activities Room)
Description: There are many military relics in Hong Kong. This talk aims to give a detailed account of the hiking routes for visiting World War II monuments and sites, and elaborate on the military relics and landscapes along the routes and their history. It enables participants to know more about Hong Kong during the World War II period. The speaker will also introduce useful mobile apps on hiking and talk about the risks that elderly hikers may encounter and ways to deal with them.
In-depth Tour of Lantau Island
Date: 2019/11/9 (Saturday)
Time: 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Venue: Tai Po Public Library (Extension Activities Room)
Description: Not only does the Lantau Island have the second and the third highest mountains in Hong Kong and the natural scenery of mountains and plains, it also has unique rural culture and historical background. This talk will give a detailed account of the hiking trails on the Lantau lsland. Participants can appreciate the natural scenery along the trails while getting to know more about the history and cultural heritage of this island. Hiking gear and library reference materials on hiking will also be introduced.
Tour of Hong Kong Landscape
Date: 2019/10/19 (Saturday)
Time: 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Venue: Aberdeen Public Library (Extension Activities Room)
Description: Although modest in size, Hong Kong provides an impressive showcase of natural features. The talk is about country parks, mountains and plains with unique natural landforms. Highlights will be the hiking trails where geological features and landforms can be seen. Participants will be guided to appreciate rare geological landscapes and captivating natural scenery. The speaker will also share his hiking experience and talk about the important points to note.
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