The upgrading of toll lanes at the Penchala toll plaza will be carried out until Aug 16 (Lane S03 Kepong-Bandar Utama). The affected lane will be closed to facilitate construction work and to open an additional toll booth. Highway users are advised to follow the traffic diversion signs posted.
The Central Market Heritage Walk is on every day until Aug 31, guided by Be Tourist for tourists and locals who wish to know more about the history of Kuala Lumpur and its early establishment. To participate, just be at the meeting point at Central Market information counter by 10.30am. For details, visit www.centralmarket.com.my
LEFT HANDER’S DAY
A Left Hander’s Day will be held on Aug 13 and 14 from 10am to 10pm at community corner, 1Utama Shopping Centre, first floor, Oval (new wing). Activities include brain teasers, fun dip, survey and lefty items for sale. For details, call 016-628 1847 or e-mail email@example.com
Pertubuhan Penganut Samye Guan Yin Buddhist Centre Kuala Lumpur is organising a grand puja this weekend at the KL & Selangor Chinese Assembly Hall. Vegetarian food will be provided. Admission is free For details, call 012-268 9528 (Grace)/016-381 8122 (Noreen).
The National Blood Centre and AEON Berhad together with Ansara will be organising a blood donation campaign tomorrow at AEON shopping centres in the Klang Valley from 10am to 6pm. For details, call 03-2965 5557/8 or visit www.pdn.gov.my
Operafest Children’s Choir is on a mission to rescue animals with a concert recital entitled ‘Save a Stray’ on Aug 27 and 28 at the PJ Live Arts Centre starting at 8pm. For details, call Meng at 012-3156 487 or Jackie at 012-2070 436.
In conjunction with the coming Mid-Autumn Festival, Wangsa Walk Mall is inviting students to join the Lantern Making Contest using recyclable materials. For registration, call Sean 03-7957 1333.
The Tung Shin Hospital, Kuala Lumpur, will be having an antenatal and postnatal talk on Aug 13 from 1.30pm to 4.30pm. The talk will be conducted in English, Mandarin and Bahasa Malaysia. Admission is free. To register, call Cheryl at 03-2037 2388 or 016-9099 665 or e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
The Store Mid-Point located at Pandan Indah is now open for business. This newly-renovated outlet occupies four floors and offers goods such as perishables, dairy and frozen products, groceries, sundry goods, electrical items and home appliances. The business hours for the outlet is from 10am to 10pm.