Yayasan Maha Karuna and Sun Tau Jing Shen temple will be distributing ang pow and household essentials to 2,000 senior citizens at 9.30am on Feb 28 at the temple in Petaling Jaya. Rceipient registration will be done on Feb 20 and 21 at the temple between 2pm and 5pm. For details, call 03-7783 9536 or 03-7772 4819.
Monash Malaysia will be having their annual community outreach project Discover Monash on March 19 from 11am until 3pm. There will be workshops and activities for adults and children.
There will be a free medical check up, which includes breast examinations at Nilai Medical Centre from 9am to 2pm on Feb 27 in conjunction with World Cancer Month. For details, call 012-683 8870 (Vincent) or 012-374 4848 (Michelle).
The Malacca High School Old Pupils Association will be holding its annual general meeting at Kelab Golf Negara Subang on March 6 at 3pm.
BE A VOLUNTEER
Befrienders KL is recruiting volunteers for their emotional support services to the depressed and suicidal. Volunteers need to commit to a weekly 3-hour duty and one monthly overnight shift. A preview will be held at the Befrienders KL Centre on March 5 at 10am. For details, call 03-7957 1306 or email email@example.com.
Veteran journalist M. Krishnamoorthy will be conducting a two-day workshop on how to pitch stories and write press releases on Feb 17 and 18 at Campuskini in Petaling Jaya.There will also be lessons on media crisis handling through role play. For details, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sikh Welfare Society Malaysia is organising a fundraising dinner on March 5 at the HGH Convention Centre from 6.30pm until 11.15pm. For details, call 016-283 7656 (Tarlochan Singh Dahliwal)
PLUS is offering 30% toll rebates on Feb 15 to Class 1 highway users travelling more than 100km on the North-South Expressway, Elite Highway and New Klang Valley Expressway. The toll rebate can be redeemed at all PLUS highway customer service centres between March 15 and June 14. For details, visit http://www.plus.com.my
TALK FOR STUDENTS
Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman will be having a free talk on “Developing a Balanced Academic Life” at its Sungai Long Campus on March 1, from 2pm to 4pm. For details, call 03-9019 8088 (Hema) or 016-223 3563.
Pusaka Evenings is an event featuring Teochew Puppetry performance at Black Box, Publika, Solaris Dutamas on Feb 21 from 8.30pm to 9.30pm. There will also be a talk about it from 5pm to 6pm on the same day. Admission is free. For details, email email@example.com