Autism Asperger’s Help Association will hold a Sensory Integration Workshop on April 21 at the KPJ Ipoh Specialist Hospital, from 10am to 5pm for caregivers, teachers and occupational therapists in conjunction with the Autism Awareness Month. Admission fee is RM100 per person, RM160 per couple, RM240 for three participants from the same organisation. For registration call Emily (019-5582633).
Taiping Medical Centre and Taiping Municipal Council will hold an aerobic session for the public at the Dataran Kedamaian, Taiping Lake Gardens on April 21 from 8am to 11am. There will be free basic health screening which includes sugar level and blood pressure check up. For details, call Mustaffa Kamal or Saidatul Noorzaibah Ali (05-8071971/8071049/8067932/8076943).
Open University Malaysia will hold a preview for its part-time courses at the Diploma, Bachelor, Master and PhD levels on April 21 at Anson Hotel, Teluk Intan, April 22 at the Riverside Resort, Kuala Kangsar and April 28 at the Open University Malaysia office at 71, Jalan Lim Bo Seng, Ipoh. The preview is from 10am to 4pm. For details call 05-2546006 or 05-2490920.
Y’s Men’s Club of Ipoh will hold a jumble sale and a charity walk on April 21 from 8am to 3pm at YMCA Ipoh along Jalan Raja Musa Aziz. For details call 012-5381939 (Letchimanan).
Ipoh folk can send in their items to be recycled at 15, Jalan Che Tak, Taman Jubilee, Ipoh on April 22 as part of the Kechara Earth Project. For details, call 012-215 0968 (Wan Wai Meng) or 012-522 3200 (Yee Mun).
Taiping Heritage Society will hold a heritage talk about the conservation and restoration work of Penang’s Han Jiang Ancestral Temple on April 22 from 2.30pm to 3.45pm at New Club, Taiping. Admission fee is RM15 and donations are welcomed to raise funds for the Shun Tak Association restoration work. For details, call Tung Lay Chun (019-5789057) or Yeap Thean Eng (12-5382743).
PANGKOR SEA FEST
Ipohans can look forward to the Pangkor Lumut Sea Festival organized by the Perak state government and Manjung council from April 24 to April 29. Among the highlights are a kayak race, sail ship cruises and karaoke contest. For details call 05-6871310 or log on to www.mpm.gov.my.
The Laugh Syndicate, comprising of comedian Joanne Kam Poh Poh, Kuah Jenhan and Bibi K Poh will be performing at the Impiana Hotel Ipoh on April 26 at 7pm. Tickets range from RM120 to RM200. For reservations, call 05-2555555 ext 8010 or email to email@example.com.