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The Japan Club of Johor will be holding a Bon Odori - Japan-Malaysia Friendship Festival at Danga Bay today from 5pm until 9pm. The admission is free. For details, call 07-2232537 or 07-2234370.


Lantern festival

The Johor Baru Tiong-Hua Association will be holding a Mid-Autumn Lantern Festival joint celebration with the Central Johor Baru Municipal Council (MPJBT) at Jalan Dedap 13, Taman Johor Jaya today from 7pm onwards. For details, call 07-2788999.

Mid-Autumn call

The Johor Baru Tiong-Hua Association is having its 25th Mid-Autumn Lantern Festival celebration at Wisma Tiong Hua, Taman Sri Tebrau, Johor Baru on Sunday from 7pm onwards. For details, call 07-2788999.

Football challenge

There will be a football tournament dubbed ‘5th Football Tournament of Dato K. Pathmanaban 2010’ jointly organised by the Malaysian Indian Football Association (MIFA) and the Johor Baru Indian Football Association (JBIFA) with 10 states participating at the UTM, Skudai Campus, Johor Baru today from 8am onwards. The third and fourth placing match at the UTM, Skudai Campus is at 2.30pm and the finals will be played at 3pm while the prize giving and closing ceremony will at 5pm on Sunday. For details, call 019-7711476 (Rajan) or 012-2957071 (S. Pannier).

Prostate awareness

There will be a Prostate Cancer Awareness Campaign at the Orthopaedic Foyer Clinic, Policlinic Building, Sultanah Aminah General Hospital today and tomorrow from 8am until 5pm. There will be an examination for prostate cancer and those confirmed with prostate cancer will get a free treatment. For details, call 07-2257000.

Silat show

There will be a silat performance by the Silat Cekak Malaysia Association at Skudai Parade today from 3pm until 4pm. For details, call 07-5588996.

Make-over competiton

There will be a bridal make-over competition at Skudai Parade on Sept 26 from 2pm until 5pm. For details, call 07-5588996.

Memory walk

The Johor Baru Alzheimer’s Disease Support Association (JOBADA) will organise a 2.5km walkaton programme ‘Memory Walk’ next month at Hutan Bandar, Johor Baru to raise funds for its activities in conjunction with ‘World Alzheimer Day 2010’ on Sunday from 7am onwards with tickets priced at RM20 per person. For details, call 012-7088706 (Devathasan)

Free health check

The Nusajaya Columbia Asia Hospital is organising a blood donation programme and a free health check at Skudai Parade today from 10am until 4pm. For details, call 07-5588996.

Free concert

The Boys’ Brigade of Malacca will be organising a free concert in Menara Taming Sari today (Sept 25) at 4.30pm. For details, call 012-711 7080 (Chua Ee Chien).

Will writing workshop

There will be a will writing workshop on Sept 25 from 9am till 4pm at the MCA lifelong learning centre. The course is RM300 and will be conducted by qualified and practicing lawyers. Meals and training material will be provided. Those interested can call 012-688 1314 (Ms Lim) or log on to to register.

Blood donation

The Avillion Legacy hotel will be having a blood donation drive on Sept 30 from 11am to 4pm at the lobby area. Medical officers from the Malacca Hospital will also be at hand to give free outpatient health check. For details, call 06-280 7015 or 012-611 8595 (Ms Aisyah)

Gift of life

Pantai Hospital and Sri Sathya Sai Baba Central Council of Malaysia will be organizing a health forum entitled “Gift of life-Organ donation” on Sept 25. The forum will be held at Melaka Mall 3rd floor from 1.30pm and will be conducted by Dr M. Nacvhiappan, consultant neurosurgeon of Pantai Hospital. For detais, call 06-232 7282/0072 (Ms Shirley)

Dazzling act

Be sure to catch Dazzle before it ends its run on Sept 28 at 9pm, a showcase of class acts from all over the world packed into an hour-long spectacle just for you. Be prepared to be mesmerized for sixty minutes of sheer fun, pleasure and fantastic entertainment for you and your whole family in Genting Highlands.

Mesra Raya

Bring your friends and family to East Coast Mall shopping complex as Pesta Mesra Raya with many exciting activities ongoing until Sept 26. This event is organised by Yes Printing and Advertising from 10am-10pm and admission is free.

Clean up

‘World Clean-up Day’ programme will be held today at MDCH, Tanah Rata, from 8am-12.30pm and will be officiated by Cameron Highlands Municipal Council president. All are welcome.


Deputy Minister of Housing And Local Government, Datuk Seri Panglima Haji Lajim bin Haji Ukin will attend the opening of Anti-Dengue campaign at the bus station of Cenderawasih, Kuantan today and tomorrow at 8am.

Pharmacy quiz

IIUM National Pharmacy Quiz 2010 is back for second time today and tomorrow at the main Auditorium of Kulliyyah of Pharmacy, Indera Mahkota, Kuantan.

Talent search

Ideas: Malaysian Inventors Challenge a new television reality programme, bought by the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI), SIRIM Berhad and Proton partners to find the best innovations from the grassroots level among people. They will be in Kuantan for the screening sessions at M.S. Garden Hotel, 9am today.

Blood bank support

The Kuantan Blood Donation Association will be organising a blood donation drive to help replenish the blood bank of Tengku Ampuan Afzan Hospital today at the Atrium 1 of Kuantan Parade shopping complex from 10am to 4pm.

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