Can Tho Book Fair 2017 with the theme of “Book – Culture, Development and Integration” hosted by the Department of Information and Communication of Can Tho City will take place at Luu Huu Phuoc Park in the locality from March 25 to 31.
There are ten culture and art programs at the central stage of the park, including story-telling and painting contests, roundtables, exhibitions and 125 other book launching events and exchange programs between authors and readers. The book fair’s opening and closing ceremonies will be broadcasted live on Can Tho Television.
Can Tho Library and the Tourism Development Center of Can Tho City will host an exhibition of 1,000 books of different subjects about late President Ho Chi Minh, and works about islands, seas, history, politics, culture, society and tourism of Can Tho and the Mekong Delta region. Especially, there is an exhibition on maps and documents about the Spratly and the Paracel islands of Vietnam with a 3D demonstrating model.