Aruchuna Memorial English Language Knowledge Centre (ELLC)
An English language learning centre has been set up in the Thambasetty village, Point Pedro, in order to teach English language to local girls on a non-fee levying basis. This was set up in memory of late Mr.Chelvathamby Aruchuna, a public servant who returned to his native village after retirement and taught English language to local children free-of-charge.
Kanagammah-Karthigesu Memorial Women’s Knowledge Centre (WCC)
A ‘women only’ public library was opened in March 2005 for use the use of females and children (free-of-charge) in the Thambasetty village, Point Pedro. This was set up in memory of late Mrs.Kanagammah Karthigesu and Mr.Murugguppillai Karthigesu who rendered yeoman service to the local community.
The purpose of this library is to promote the habit of reading among female folk and provide access to news, information, and knowledge. Daily and weekly newspapers and news magazines are available for reference. In addition, educational publications for the primary and secondary school children are also available for reference. This women’s library is open seven days a week from 9 AM to 6 PM.