Rotary Club Bandar Utama (RCBU) Music Dream Centre will be conducting a talk on various learning disabilities by Judy Chong who will share her personal experience on how she successfully overcame various challenges raising her dyslexic son. The talk is today at 2 pm at RCBU Music Dream Centre, Bandar Damansara Perdana. There will be assessment and registration of new students too by Musical director Brian John Yim. For details, call K.G.Tan at 012-323 0007.
Food Of Fortune
The Flavours magazine will be organising a cooking workshop with palm oil today, 1.30pm at D’umami Station, Jln Kuchai Lama, off Jln Kelang Lama. Well-known culinary teacher and cookbook author Amy Beh will share some of her favourite Chinese New Year recipes. Flavours subscribers enjoy the special price of RM70 and its RM100 for non-subscribers. Participants will also receive a free goodie bag during the event. For details, call 03-7967 1388 ext 1233/1168.
The musical department of Istana Budaya will be organising an audition to recruit members for its Youth Orchestra Symphony. Youngsters who can play instruments like flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, French horn, trumpet, percussion, violin, cello or double bass are welcomed. The audition is open for registration today at Istana Budaya, Kuala Lumpur. For details, call 03-4026 5560.
WWF Malaysia will organise two briefings for the public on the impact of the proposed Kuala Lumpur Outer Ring Road. It is based on the Detailed Environment Impact Assessment. The briefings are open to the public today. For details, call Keshvar at 03-7808 3772 or visit wwg.org.my
Universiti Malaya is organising a free talk entitled ‘Fertility after Cancer Treatment – What’s in the Horizon?’ by Dr Ying C. Cheong today. Mothers who have undergone or now undergoing cancer treatment are encouraged to attend. For details, call 019-675 9654.
The Operafest Children’s Choir is recruiting kids aged between seven and 15 for the International Choir Festival. Auditions are held throughout the year and 10 children will be chosen. For details, call Kam at 03-6081 5781/012-399 0073 or email email@example.com
Tribute to the Queen
Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra (MPO) will pay a tribute to the Queen of Instruments on Jan 28 and 29 at Dewan Filharmonik Petronas, KLCC. Organ virtuoso Olivier Latry will be featured in concerts led by Claus Peter Flor. For details, call 03-20517007.
Mecomb Malaysia Sdn Bhd is organising a blood donation drive with Pusat Darah Negara on Jan 17 at the company’s office in PJ from 9am to 3pm. For details, call Ramesh at 03-7874 3422.