Story telling marvel in Straits Quay, Penang

The second Penang International Kids Storytelling Festival (PINKS) was held on November 19 at the Straits Quay, Penang.

The event, which was organised by Pre-school Education Committee and supported by the Penang state government was graced with the presence of the Toh Puan Dato’ Seri Utama Hajah Majimor binti Shariff, D.U.P.N.

The objectives of PINKS is to promote literacy, creativity and intellectual development, better understanding among people of different cultures through the sharing of their stories.

It was an entertaining and delighting programme where kids (as well as adults) get to hear stories by professional storytellers from UK, Australia, India, Indonesia, Canada , Singapore, Thailand as well as our home grown storytellers from Malaysia.