Lions Club District 310C donated Thai encyclopedias to about 100 schools across Chonburi.
Pattaya Deputy Mayor presided over the July 21 ceremony to present the 39th Royal Version Thai Junior Encyclopedia to schools in Pattaya, Sriracha, Banglamung, and Sattahip.
District Gov. Pradith Hiranpradith and Jakraphan Pintanon, president of Lions 4th Region represented the Lions in their annual program to distribute encyclopedias, particularly to schools in rural areas lacking learning resources.
All in attendance stood for the Royal Anthem prior to the presentation of the 39th Thai Encyclopedia, Royal Edition.
The books not only contain a variety information and subjects, but colorful pictures with proper details and language for children of all ages.
Somsak Naksonthi, president of Lions’ Thai Encyclopedia Quiz Committee, said this year’s 21/58 Thai Encyclopedia Quiz for youth competition will be held at Pattaya School No. 8. All students are encouraged to participate. Applications are being taken through Aug. 5. Call 038-428-634 for more information.