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Friday October 12, 2012

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UKM ALUMNI

Calling on all Indian graduates of Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM). A reunion dinner will be held at MyHotel Premier Mid Valley in Kuala Lumpur on Nov 3 at 6pm. The deadline to confirm attendance is Oct 25. For details, call 019-3160444 (Anthony), anthony.fernandez@ymail.com or 016-6990588 (Sharon), sharonkaur@wisden.com.my.

SCHOOL REUNION

Malacca High School’s Class of 65 is organising a ‘balik kampung’ reunion, which will kick off with a ‘Boys’ Nite’ on Oct 19. A group visit to the alma mater is scheduled in the morning of Oct 20, followed by a grand dinner the same day. A special brunch session is also lined up on Oct 21. For details, call 012-601 0404 (Hong Bow) or hongbow57@yahoo.com or 016-756 6363 (Wan Juat) or wanjuat@gmail.com

SMART LESSONS

ENJOY some good family time at the Street Smart Lessons for Life Exhibition presented by Petrosains and Malacca Museum Corporation (Perzim) at the Bastion House in Jalan Kota, Malacca. Interesting activities, games, quizzes and simulations on road safety sciences await. Admission is free and the exhibition opens daily from 9am to 5.30pm with usual lunch break applies. For details, call 06-282 6526/281 1289 (Perzim).

FIRST AID COURSES

MALACCA St John Ambulance conducts public first aid and CPR courses by request for individuals and small groups. All courses are conducted in Bahasa Malaysia and English within two days and participants will receive certificates upon completion. For details, call 012-612 3007 (Hoong) or 016-660 2401 (Soh).

YWCA CLASS

YWCA of Malacca is conducting computer classes at its premises in 547-A, Taman Aman, Ujong Pasir, Malacca. Programmes are conducted in English and Mandarin daily (except Sundays) from 10am to 9.30pm. For details, call 016-642 4982 (Gerardine) or 013-206 5685 (Christine).

WATERCRAFT EXPO

Watercraft Gallery in Pulau Beram (a small island in Pahang River opposite Pahang State Museum in Pekan) will showcase a range of water crafts, models of a fishermen’s house and floating huts. It is open from 9am to 5.30pm daily except on Mondays. Admis­sion is free.

MUSEUM CLOSED

THE French-made SMD Ouessant Agosta 70 submarine museum located at the Dataran 1Malaysia in Klebang Besar, Malacca is closed for maintenance until Nov 19. For details, call Malacca Museum Corporation (Perzim) at 06-282 6526/281 1289.

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