Pantai Hospital Penang will hold a Cancer Awareness Day event on Saturday from 1pm to 3.30pm at its lecture hall on the third floor. There will be free glucose and blood pressure checks. Admission is free and refreshments will be provided. Pre-registration is required and the first 60 parti-cipants will receive goodie bags. For details and registration, call 04-6396506.
The Bayan Baru Residents Association will be holding a Goods and Services Tax (GST) briefing on Saturday at 2pm at 1-J, Jalan Nibong, Bayan Baru. For details, call Ahmad Ali (012-4738500) or Dr Manjit Singh (016-4116308).
A healing service will be conducted by Josef Chow at 8.15pm on Sunday at the Fettes Park Baptist Church at 15, Jalan Meranti in Tanjung Bungah, Penang. For details, call 012-4882230.
The Penang Muthamil Sangam will hold a food and fun fair on Sunday at the Sony Recreational Centre in Seberang Jaya from 10am to 5.30pm. Activities include a singing contest at 3pm, a superbike show, an exhibition of radical cars, horse riding and blood donation. For details, call Ellangkovan at 016-5922785.
The Great 2 B Toastmasters Club will hold a free forum on ‘Backpacking: Now Everyone Can Travel’ on March 3 at 7.30pm at 1, Lebuh Cannon, George Town. Limited seats and registration required. For details and registration, call Khoo (012-4836281) or Martin (017-4319793).
CHAP GOH MEH
Straits Quay Retail Marina in Penang will hold its annual Chap Goh Meh festival celebration on March 5. Visitors can toss oran-ges to the open sea and enjoy a traditional acrobatics show from China, a mask-changing show, Chinese instrumental music performance. They can also buy unique items from a car boot sale. Details, call 04-8995229.
JM Education Group is organising the JM Education Fair 2015 at Hotel Jen in Magazine Road, Penang, on March 7 from noon to 5pm for students to meet institution representatives from other countries. Students can bring along their recent academic results. For details, call 012-5815509.
The Women’s Centre for Change (WCC) and other women’s groups are organising International Women’s Day on March 8 from 9am to 5pm. There will be performances, games, and arts and cultural programmes. For details, visit wccpenang.org, Facebook WCC Penang or call 04-2280342.