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  • Tuesday, 27 Feb 2018


The Artisan Market and Garage Sale will be held this Saturday from 10am to 4pm at The Star Pitt St. in Jalan Masjid Kapitan Keling, George Town. Admission is free. For booth enquiries, call Janice (04-6473388).


Promotions and scholarships await SPM and STPM leavers at Star Education Fair 2018 in SPICE Arena, Relau, on March 17 and 18. Visitors will benefit from education and career talks to be held from 11am to 7pm daily. Admission is free. Limited exhibitor booths available. Call 03-79671388 ext 1097 / 1541.


The Temple of Fine Arts Penang will provide free specialist consultation and treatment at Sivasanta Derma Clinic today at 11, River Road in George Town from 7.30pm to 9pm. A neurosurgeon, ophthalmologist (eye specialist), general practitioner (neuro), dental surgeon and an obstetrician and gynaecologist will be present. Call P. Murugiah (016-4449246).


Penang Community Care is organising the We Care Charity Food Fair this Sunday in aid of Peace and Harmony Home and Balik Pulau’s SJK (C) Tar Thong. It is at Methodist Boys School in Jalan Ayer Itam, Penang, from 9am to 2pm. Call Wendy Ang (012-4785124).


Trinity Methodist Church will hold an Alpha Course on life and faith every Sunday for 12 weeks from this Sunday at 3pm at 16, Jalan Masjid Negeri. Light refreshments will be served. To register, visit or call 04-8287445.


Sign up for a free guided walk through George Town’s heritage sites and buildings on March 23 from 6.30pm to 8.30pm. It is free but prior registration required. Email or call 012-427 6251.


Take part in a free guided walk about leaves at the Penang Botanic Gardens on March 24 from 9.30am to 10.30am. Meet at the guard house. Registration required. Email or call 012-427 6251.


Donate blood at Penang Hospital blood bank from Mondays to Thursdays (7.30am to 1pm and 2pm to 5.30pm), Fridays (7.30am to 12.15pm and 2.45pm to 5.30pm) and the first Saturday of each month (8am to 1pm). Call 04-222 5161.


Holders of the Smart Parking Gadget must return the devices to Penang Island City Council by March 31. They can return them to the council’s one-stop payment centre in Jalan Padang Kota Lama, Mondays to Thursdays (8.30am to 12.30pm and 2pm to 4.30pm) and Fridays (8.30am to 12.15pm and 2.45pm to 4.30pm).


George Town World Heritage Incorporated is inviting stakeholders in the development, conservation and management of heritage cities to submit abstracts for papers and posters for the upcoming International Conference on Managing Urban Cultural Heritage. The conference will be from Oct 1 to 4 in George Town. Call Charlotte at 04-261 6606 or e-mail

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