There will be a five-day trial traffic diversion along Persiaran Surian near Dataran Sunway until July 15. During the closure, motorists are advised to take the following alternative routes:
• Motorists from Lebuhraya Damansara-Puchong heading to Persiaran Mahogani will need to turn right into Jalan PJU 5/1, at Sunway Nexis, and then turn left into Jalan PJU 5/19 before turning right into Persiaran Mahogani.
• Motorists from Persiaran Damansara Indah wish to head straight to Persiaran Mahogani or turn right into Persiaran Surian to make a U-turn after Casa Indah 2 Condominium.
• Motorists from Sungai Buloh who wish to turn right into Persiaran Damansara Indah will need to make a U-turn at Dataran Sunway in front of Sunway Nexis.
Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) will be closing the Kuala Lumpur Library, Pustaka@IDB and its branches in conjunction with Hari Raya from July 16 to 20. For queries, call 03-2612 3535 (Mohd Faizal).
Canine welfare project Malaysian Dogs Deserve Better (MDDB) will be holding an adoption drive at Setiawalk, Puchong on July 12. The drive from noon to 6pm will be held on the ground floor near Starbucks. Many puppies and young dogs will be put up for adoption at the event. Those wanting to donate in cash and kind can drop the items at the drive as well. For details call 012-241 4749.
Challenges Media together with its partner Brickfields Asia College (BAC) is organising its inaugural Buddy Day on Aug 2 at Dataran DBKL KL in conjunction with International Friendship Day. The events include a 3km Buddy Day Fun Walk, a 7km Buddy Run and a Buddy Carnival. Registration for the run closes on July 20. To register, visit www.themarathonshop.com.my. For details, visit www.challengesmedia.com / www.facebook.com/buddyday2015
Seven selected Tesco Malaysia stores will remain open for 24 hours from July 10 to 12 to provide customers with a more convenient HarI Raya Aidilfitri shopping experience. The seven stores are located in Ampang, Shah Alam, Kajang, Seri Alam, Seberang Jaya, Seremban 2 and Mergong. Customers who shop past midnight will also receive sahur packs.
The Pandamaran Chinese Methodist Church will be organising a blood donation drive, free body scanning and blood test campaign on July 12. The event will be held at the church premises at 387, Lorong Amarasegara, Pandamaran, Port Klang. For details call 016-2255801 (Chin Kuan Min).
IEM Toastmasters is hosting its Hari Raya Meeting on July 23 from 7pm at 2nd Floor, Wisma IEM, 21 Jalan Selangor, Petaling Jaya. FREE ADMISSION Great food & speeches. To attend, register at http://bit.ly/1fpiiXN/. For queries contact Syed 019-4778887 or Alvin 016-2381380
In celebrating the spirit of Ramadhan, Pantai Hospital Kuala Lumpur will be launching an Organ Donation Campaign on July 14 from 10.30am – 12.30pm at Dewan Pantai, Block C, Ground Floor, Pantai Hospital Kuala Lumpur. Initiated together with International Medical University (IMU) and Pusat Sumber Organ Transplan Nasional (NTRC), the campaign appeals to individuals to donate their organs and save up to eight lives and improve more than 50-100 lives through tissue donation. For details, call 03-2296 0773 (Hema).