The municipal library "Mateo García" hosted yesterday the talk-colloquium "Political repression and prisons of Totana." A neighborhood in condemnation (1939-1943), with the participation of Floren Dimas and Alfonso Cayuela Martínez, both researchers of the historical memory in Region of Murcia.
This activity was framed within those organized by the Department of Culture, through the municipal library "Mateo Garcia, on the occasion of the Book Day 2017, and was attended by the public, including the mayor, Juan José Cánovas, The Councilor for Culture, Eulalia Moreno, and other members of the municipal corporation.
In addition, from 21 to 28 April will be held the "Books that heal, heal" campaign, depositing different batches of books in health centers, cafeterias, exhibition hall, and so on;
So that once they have been read, they will be returned to the municipal library.
On April 24 will be the VII edition of the "Book Traveler" in which will be distributed books accompanied by an informative diptych in an airtight bag throughout the day in different parts of the urban center of Totana.
That afternoon, at 20:30 hours, the exhibition hall "Gregorio Cebrián" will host a recital of poetry.
On April 26 the municipal library will be out in the street, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., in the weekly market, food will be collected in exchange for books for Caritas.
The next day, on April 27, will be the activity of the "Reading Club", in an encounter with the author María Jesús Juan, and the book "To touch the sky", from 20:00 hours, in the Public library "Mateo García".
Presentation books, organized by "Box of Seeds"
In addition, the Cultural Association "Caja de Semillas" has promoted the organization of several book presentations: the novel "Ae Renasci", by Pedro García Jiménez, finalist Murciano Book Award 2016 (April 26), the work "Personal effects" By Lola Gutiérrez Sánchez, Murciano Book Award 2015 (April 28) and the novel "Patio Chair", by Antonio Parra Sanz, Book Murciano Award 2016 (May 5).
All presentations will be in the exhibition hall "Gregorio Cebrián", from 20:30 hours, organized by the Association "Box of Seeds".
Source: Ayuntamiento de Totana / Totana.com