Pattaya School No. 2 opened a 380,000 baht reference library, stocked with copies of the Royal Version Thai Junior Encyclopedia donated by area Rotary and Lions clubs.
Air Chief Marshal Kamthon Sinthwaranon cut the ribbon on the new facility Oct 27 with Mayor Itthiphol Kunplome and members of the Pattaya Cultural Council and Pattaya Women’s Development Group on hand.
Air Chief Marshal Kamthon Sinthwaranon cut the ribbon to officially open the new library.
Students put on a talent show to entertain the air chief marshal and other guests.
The objective of the new library, school officials said, is to create a passion for reading and studying among children and develop their education.
Local Rotary and Lions club chapters donated the encyclopedias and other books of royal compositions.
The library is the 82nd of its kind to be built in honor of HM the King’s upcoming 87th birthday.