Pantai Hospital Penang will hold a Cancer Awareness Day event today 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. Call 04-6396506.
Hidayah Centre Penang will hold a Chinese New Year open house at the MPPP field at Jalan Aziz Ibrahim, Bayan Baru from 7am to 2pm tomorrow. Activities include lucky draw, health screening, talks, lion dance performances, kids colouring contest and many more. The Pantai Jerejak constituency will also hold a Chinese New Year open house at the Sunway Tunas recreation field the same day from 7.30pm to 10pm.
EDUCATION & JOB FAIR
PenExpo is holding the 2nd Penang Night Education and Job Fair from March 6-8, 6pm to 11pm at Auto-City Penang in Juru. Activities include talks and lucky draw. Call 012-4224004.
D’Home Mental Health Association will hold two public talks titled ‘Stress-Free Lifestyle Through Mindfulness’ on March 7 (Mandarin) from 2.30pm to 4.30pm at ViTrox Corporation Bhd, 85-A Lintang Bayan Lepas 11, Bayan Lepas and the English session on March 14, from 2.30pm to 4.30pm at Penang Medical College lecture hall, Jalan Sepoy Lines. Admission is free. The association will also hold its Stress-Free Lifestyle Carnival 2015 on March 22 from 7am to 2pm at the Esplanade, Penang. Those who wish to contribute to the event can call Ms Kavita at 04-6434432 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Alliance Française de Penang will hold an exclusive female art exhibition from March 13 (from 6pm) to March 21 at The Star Pitt St. The exhibition is held in conjunction with International Women’s Day and profit from the sales of the paintings will benefit the Women’s Centre For Change. The Star Pitt St. is open from 9am to 6pm. Details, visit www.afpenang.com.
Penang Parents will be organising a visit to Penang Cheshire Home on March 14, from 9.30am to 1pm. Suggested contributions for those who wish to participate would be cash (ang pow for children), food and helping to serve the disabled. Call Winnie at 017-3044357 to register.
Penang Philharmonic Orchestra will present ‘The Clock’ on March 15 at 3pm at Dewan Budaya in Universiti Sains Malaysia. Tickets are priced at RM35 and can be purchased from its office at G1, Dewan Sri Pinang during office hours (10am to 5.30pm on weekdays), Bentley Music at Gurney Paragon (10am to 10pm daily) and Areca Books at The Star Pitt St. (9.30am to 5.30pm daily). Call 04-2622462.