Metro watch


Several lanes on both bounds along Damansara Link Sprint Highway will be partially closed starting tomorrow (March 10) until March 12 between midnight to 6am to facilitate the dismantling of pedestrian bridge. The ongoing works will be at KM1.1 and motorists are to follow traffic officers stationed there. For details call 03-8061 7090.



Subscribe to The Star bundle at RM490/year or StarBiz Premium Plus at RM350/year and receive attractive vouchers worth RM500. Renewals will receive attractive freebies too. Visit our booth at ground floor (facing north entrance), The Starling Mall, Damansara Uptown, Petaling Jaya this weekend from 10am to 8pm.



In conjunction with International Women’s Day, Sunway Medical Centre is organising a public forum titled ‘A Healthier and Stronger You’ tomorrow, from noon to 4pm, at 4th Floor, Swan Convention Centre, Tower A, Sunway Medical Centre. There will be informative talks by specialists and activities such as a florist class, cooking demo and a yoga session. The first 10 participants to register will receive a free facial. Admission is free but seats are limited. For details, calll 03-7491 1113 or email



• There will be a free eye screening at ParkCity Medical Centre tomorrow in conjunction with World Glaucoma Week 2018 from 9am to 1pm, at the lobby, Ground Floor, ParkCity Medical Centre, No. 2, Jalan Inti Sari Perdana, Desa ParkCity. For details, call 03-6279 3369 / 3372 (Elaine) or email

• There is a free basic dementia screening for those aged 55 and above on March 14 by The Therapy Room. It will be held at The Listening Lab, Lot 218A 2nd floor, The Curve, 6 Jalan PJU7/3, Mutiara Damansara. Registration is required as seats are limited. For details, call 03-7725 9334.



The Philatelic Society of Malaysia is having their second stamp fair tomorrow and March 11, from 9.30am to 5.30pm at the MBPJ community library, Lot 389 Jalan Selangor, Section 3, Petaling Jaya. There will be talks on stamp collecting, exhibition and foreign stamp dealers. Admission is free. For details, call 012-604 3563 (Maniam) or 012-679 7931 (Wong).



The Beautiful Gate Foundation for the Disabled will have their new building up and running this October but they are in need of support and donations. For details, call 03-7873 6579 (Shannyn).



A Chinese New Year and Women’s Day event will be held on Saturday from 7pm onwards at the SS3/14 basketball court organised by the SS3 dancers, Rukun Tetangga and the area coordinators. There will be lucky draws, performances, and food for all, including vegetarians.



Learn how to bridge the generation gap between parents and children tomorrow from 2pm to 5.30pm at Connexion@Nexus Bangsar South. Organised by Zurich Insurance and Takaful, all proceeds will be channeled to Trinity Community Centre, a children’s home in Selangor. For details, visit

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