In June, the Meisan Szechuan Restaurant at the Mutiara Johor Baru will feature various selections of vegetarian dishes priced from RM14++. Dishes include vegetarian-based mock shark's fin soup, mixed vegetables salad with dough stick, and wok-fried bean sheets and braised gingko nuts. For reservations, call 07-3323800.
Yayasan Pembangunan Keluarga Darul Takzim will organise the 'Karnival Mesra Sakinah' Family Carnivals at the Taman Johor Jaya Main Hall from July 22-23 and at the Dewan IOI Kulai from August 5-6. For more information, please contact 03-87345477.
The Johor Umno Youth City Affairs and Entrepreneur bureau in cooperation with Johor Mara will organise a K-Entrepreneur forum at 9am on June 18 at the Puteri Pan Pacific Hotel. The fee is RM30 per person. Entrepreneur Development and Co-operatives Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Khaled Nordin will launch the forum. For more information, contact Kamal Abdul Kadir at 012-7331500.
Former students of SK Yong Peng at Jalan Sekolah Cina, Johor, can re-establish ties by becoming members of the school's Alumni association. Those interested can contact Lim at 012-7751014 or the school at 07-4675723.
Father’s Day buffet
For Father's Day on June 18, the Seri Mutiara Restaurant will offer a buffet hi-tea priced at RM35++ per adult and RM 23++ per child, including games, a door gift, and entertainment. Winner of the games will enjoy a meal by the hotel's chef. For reservations, call Mutiara Johor Baru at 07-3323800.
Dragon boat race
Pertubuhan Perlumbaan Perahu will be organising a dragon boat race at Malacca River on June 11. The event will begin at 8am in front of Taman Rempah. Those who are interested can obtain registration forms from its secretariat at 133-B, Jalan Bukit Cina. Registration fee for a team of 12 people is RM50. There are cash prizes, trophies and souvenirs to be won. For more information, contact Wong Soo Tang at 019-665 8226 or Goh Kiang Heng at 016-611 2289 or Leong Siew Cheong at 012-606 8589.