Discover Southeast Asian Folktales

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Discover Southeast Asian Folktales

Come explore the values found in Historical Asian Children Literature and the importance of intergenerational storytelling!

By GoLibrary | National Library Board, Singapore

When and where

Date and time

Sat, 3 Jun 2023 14:00 - 15:30 +08


The Learning Space, Level 10, National Library 100 Victoria Street Singapore, 188064 Singapore

About this event

  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Mobile eTicket

Explore the values found in Asian Children’s Literature and the importance of intergenerational storytelling.

Come join us for a storytelling session and a tour of the Asian Children’s Literature collection where you will discover the diverse range of stories, authors and illustrators from across Asia available in National Library and learn about the cultural and historical context of each work.

Suitable for children ages 7-12, and their families/caretakers.

Mark your calendar to celebrate National Family Week (NFW) with Families for Life (FFL) from 3 to 11 June! Co-organised with the People’s Association and ActiveSG, NFW 2023 is packed with island-wide activities that can be enjoyed by all families, including couples, parents with young children and teenagers, multi-generational families and families with persons with disabilities.

For more information, please visit FFL's website ( or follow Facebook ( or Instagram ( to get the latest updates!

About Children’s Season 2023

This June holiday, learn and have fun with the National Library Board! Check out these activities for children aged 7 to 12, at both the National Library and Former Ford Factory.

Register for these Children’s Season programmes here.

About the organiser

The National Library Board (NLB) manages a network of 28 libraries, the National Library and the National Archives of Singapore. NLB promotes reading, learning and information literacy by providing a trusted, accessible and globally-connected library and information service through the National Library and a comprehensive network of libraries.

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