Saturday May 26, 2012
Crime prevention campaign
The Malaysian Crime Prevention Foundation (MCPF) together with the Johor Police are organising a Programme Desa Selamat event at Dataran Ledang in Tangkak today at 7.30am. There will be an array of events including the 1 Malaysia Dance, Zapin, T-Baton demonstration, silat and a performance from the police dog unit. There will also be a public forum and display booths at the event.
The Nite Zoo at Taman Teruntum in Kuantan where the public can get to view nocturnal animals and animal shows such as crocodiles and snakes are new exciting activities to explore with your friends and family. The grand show today carries the theme ‘Animation World’ to amuse vicitors from 8pm-11pm. Entrance fee is RM2 for adult and RM1 for children.
Blood donation drive
The Puteri Lagoon Johor Baru Rotary Club in collaboration with Mutiara Hotel is organising a blood donation campaign to replenish the supply at the Sultan Ismail Hospital blood bank. The event will be held between 10am to 5pm at Sri Panti Hall on Level 2 of the Mutiara Johor Barutoday. For details contact 07-3300300.
The Malacca Pay Hwa Primary School is holding a Charity Dinner and Dancetoday, at 7pm at Lu Yeh Yen Restaurant, Taman Kota Laksamana to raise funds for underprivileged students and a new hall. The event will also celebrate the Teachers’ Day. For dinner tickets or donation, contact Vincent at 019-6631407.
Experience some peculiarity by visiting Malacca Museum Corporation (Perzim) Towards Eternity - Coffin Exhibition at the Malay & Islamic World Museum, Jalan Kota until July 22. Opens daily from 9am to 5.30pm, admission of RM2 for adult and RM1 for children below 12 years is applicable. For more information, contact Perzim at 06-282 6526/281 1289.
Tzu Chi Merit Society in Malacca is holding a Community Environment Day tomorrow from 8am to 11pm at its recycle collection points in the city. For a full list of the collection points, contact Tzu Chi at 06-281 0818 ext. 207.
Members of public in Pahang are welcome to Kuantan Fest which will be held on May 31 at the MPK4’s field, Kuantan where many exciting activities to join in.
Capture what is Johor in a photo competition and walked away with RM3,000 in a photo competition organised by Pinewood Iskandar Malaysia and Iskandar Regional Development Authority (Irda). The competition, themed Johor in Focus, hopes to attract professional or amateur photographers to capture what is Johor all about. For details, public can visit www.iskandarmalaysia.com.my or contact Aidah at 07-233 3000 or Selina at 03-2119 000.
Mega Home - Electrical and Home Fair 2012 is held at Hall B and C of Malacca International Trade Centre in Ayer Keroh from June 28 to July 1, from 11am to 10pm with lots of bargains on home furnishing and solutions await. For details, call 012-790 0072.
No plastic bag day
Earth conscious buyers are invited to Giant Hypermarkets in Kuantan tomorrow where Rotary Malaysia to distribute 200,000 reusable shopping bags nationwide. ‘Choose To Reuse’, spread the word and lets paint the town Green with this free reusable bags. For details, contact Ms Darshana 014-228 0529 or Ms Atiqah 012-690 5488.
JKKK Tanjung Api, Kampung Selamat and Galing Kecil in Kuantan will held up together cleaning, ‘Toyota Eco-Youth’ programme today, starts at Balora Tanjung Api, Kuantan, 8am.