The Tun Razak Library will be closed temporarily from now until Jan 31 for refurbishment work to provide a more comfortable environment for the public. As an alternative, the public could visit the state library on Jalan Raja Dihilir. For details, call 05-255 8073.
The ACS Sitiawan Class of 1962 of will celebrate its Golden Jubilee at Ah Hing’s Restaurant in Sitiawan at 7pm on Dec 14. For details, call 05-691 2391 (Dr Ting) or 012-505 2948 (Peter).
Perunding Ilmuan will hold an Islamic seminar on Muslim and non-Muslim relations in the Malaysian context at Dewan Saidina Abu Bakar, Institut Tadbiran Islam, Ipoh from 8am to 4.30pm on Dec 15. Registration is RM55 per pax and a RM5 discount will be given for registrations made before Dec 13. For details, call 019-500 9006 (Safarizal).
Meru Valley Patchwork Society will hold its fifth charity bazaar at Cafe 28, Meru Valley Golf and Country Club from 10am to 3pm on Dec 15 and Dec 16. Items for sale include patchworks, handbags, fancy goods, home-made biscuits, Japanese food and household items. All proceeds will be donated to Pertubuhan Jagaan Kanak-Kanak Cacat Setia in Silibin. For details, call 012-519 2008 (Jess). OPEN DAY
Wawasan Open University will hold an open day at its Ipoh regional office from 10am to 4.30pm on Dec 15 and Dec 16. Counselling sessions will be provided for the Jan 2013 intake. For details, call 05-242 6323 or 05-243 6323.
The Haven Lakeside Residences will extend their opening hours from 6pm to 9pm from now until Dec 15. For details, visit www.thehaven.com.my or call 05-546 6666.
CREATIVE MEDIA CARNIVAL
Perak Film Office wll hold Karnival Media Kreatif 2012 at Perak Techno Trade Centre (PTTC) Bandar Meru Raya from 10am to 10pm on Dec 15 and 10am to 4pm on Dec 16. For details, email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Quest International University Perak will hold a seminar on ‘Trans-disciplinary Research for Elimination of Pymphatic Filariasis: The Way Forward’ at Lecture Room 2 and 3, Third Floor, QIUP, Plaza Teh Teng Seng, Ipoh from 3pm to 4pm on Dec 20. For details, call 05-249 0500 ext 256 (Mettaline).
Twin Aspect Sdn Bhd will hold a childcare seminar at Bonzai Room, Fourth Floor, Syuen Hotel, Ipoh from 9am to 5pm on Dec 23. Admission fee is RM80. For details, call 014-242 6613 (Celia).
LAKE GARDENS CARNIVAL
The Taiping Municipal Council will hold a Zoorama and Taiping Lake Gardens Carnival at the Taiping Zoo from now until Jan 1 next year. Many activities are lined up for the public such as exhibitions from various environmental departments, daily lucky draws, quizzes, educational tours and art competitions. There will also be Christmas and New Year celebrations.
Centre for Prana Yoga and Self-Transformation will hold free pranic healing sessions for stress, depression, diabetes and other ailments at Wisma Ehsan (2-5 Jalan Sultan Yussof) at 7pm every Wednesday. For details, call 05-255 4590 or 012-295 9288.
DEMENTIA DAY CARE
The Dementia Society Perak operates a day care for dementia patients at No 15, Jalan Foo Choong Nyit, Ipoh, from 9am to 3pm on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. For details, call 05-241 1691 or 019-571 2738 (April Loh).
The Kinta Valley Wind Orchestra and Perak Philharmonic Orchestra are recruiting musicians. They are also seeking financial assistance or contribution of instruments. To audition, visit www.kvss.com.my or call 010-565 0412.