Looking for unique and beautifully carved wooden and traditional batek and ceramic products for souvenirs or home decoration? Check out the Pahang Handicraft Corporation complex at Kampung Pandan II, Kuantan-Terengganu bypass. Opens from Monday to Friday, 8am-5pm. For details, call 09-538 5677.
The Amanah Saham Nasional Berhad will hold their invest seminar in Kuantan at the Kuantan Community College on March 11 (Friday)from 9am-11am. For details, call 03-2050 5813 (Fauziah), 03-2050 5329 (Mohd Ridza) or email firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com.
Bring your kids to Plaza Pelangi Johor Baru to stand a chance to win a cash prize up to RM400 on March 12, as there will be a Kids Wonderland Treasure Hunt starting at 2pm onwards. To sign up, call 07-3403014 (Ma’mur) or 07-2762216.
Zero waste zone
Kuantan Municipal Council (MPK) had launched the Zero Waste Zone 2011 and it is MPK’s aspiration to ensure that Kuantan Town Centre becomes a zero waste zone from Jalan Tanah Putih in front of Giant Hypermarket to Teluk Cempedak. For details, call 09-5121 555/666 or log on to their website at www.mpk.gov.my
Ballroom dance class
A beginner’s ballroom dancing class for cancer survivors, family, friends and caretakers is held every Thursday from 11am-12pm at a monthly fee of RM10 at Malacca Cancer Society’s Oasis centre. Conversational Mandarin class is held every Tuesday from 12pm to 3pm at a monthly fee of RM20. For details, call 06- 283 0988 (Oasis) ,012-399 7176 (Koh) or 012-323 9300 (Chua).
Items for recycling
Taiwan Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation Malaysia Kuantan branch welcomes used items such as metal containers, aluminium cans, glass and plastic bottles and clothing at its recycling centre. The centre is open every Sunday from 9am to noon. For details, call 09-517 2969 / 061.
The YWCA of Malacca is holding music classes at their premise in Taman Aman, Ujong Pasir. Learn to play the guitar, keyboard or drums every Monday to Friday from 10am to 5pm. For details, call 016-6303 447 (Carole) or 017-3666 727 (Jeremy).