Human rights and culture
THE Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (Suhakam) is holding a conference themed, “Human Rights and Culture” at Renaissance Hotel, Kuala Lumpur from 9am to 5pm on Saturday. For details, call 03-2612 5654 or 03-2612 5600.
Church’s first anniversary
The Church of Divine Mercy in Shah Alam is organising a dinner at 6.30pm on Sunday in conjunction with its first anniversary celebration. Tickets for the event, to be held at Restaurant Mun Siang Lo in Klang Parade, are priced at RM20 per head. Those interested can contact Anthony (012-315 8927) or Victor (016-244 5105).
Pink Fun Walk
PANTAI Medical Centre is holding the Jive It Up in Pink Fun Walk in conjunction with the Wear It Pink 2 Breast Cancer Education and Awareness Campaign 2006 at 8am on Sunday. Registration is at 7am. No registration fee will be charged. For details, call 03-2296 0773/837/ 838/888.
Slip road closed
THE Kuchai Lama slip road to the KL-Seremban Highway (towards Seremban) will be closed from 12.01am to 5am until Sept 11 to faciliate beam launching works for the new KL-Putrajaya Highway project. For more details, call 03-9173 2020.
In conjunction with World Alzheimer’s Day on Sept 21, the Alzheimer’s Support Group KL/PJ will hold a sharing session conducted by its chairman Cheng Chee Hui on Sept 23 from 2pm to 4pm at the Alzheimer’s Care Centre at 9A, Lorong Bukit Raja, Taman Seputeh, Kuala Lumpur. There will also be a little party to celebrate the occasion. All are welcome. To register your attendance, call 03-2260 3158 / 03-2274 9060.
LIONS Club of Kuala Lumpur Bukit Kiara is holding a charity fund-raising concert, “Butterfly Lovers,” a musical by Dama Orchestra, at the Kuala Lumpur Performing Arts Centre on Sept 27 at 8.30pm. All proceeds will go towards club’s project. For tickets, call 012-917 1196 or 012-296 7872.
Contest for highway users
HIGHWAY customers can look forward to winning two Suzuki APVs in the Plus Merdeka Fiesta Contest that runs until Sept 15. They will also stand to win prizes such as a 42-inch plasma TV, holiday package and RM200 vouchers. To participate, collect three pairs of toll receipts bearing the word “Empat Puluh” and the number “9,” answer a few simple questions and provide a creative slogan. Entry forms are available at www.plus.com.my
PERSATUAN Alumni Sekolah Seri Puteri is organising a carnival at the school’s premises in Persiaran Tasik, Cyberjaya, on Sept 16 from 8am to 4pm. There will be marching competition to add to the merriment. For details, call 019-680 7323.