There will be water supply disruption from 9am to 9pm on Jan 30 for residents in Manjung and Perak Tengah due to upgrading work at the Kampung Teluk Kepayang water treatment plant in Bota and and pipe installation at Batu 54, Ayer Tawar. The affected areas are Sitiawan, Seri Manjung, Taman Samudera, Manjung Point, Lumut, Teluk Muroh, Marina Island, Pulau Pangkor, Simpang Lima, Pekan Gurney, Simpang Dua, Kampung Koh, Lekir, Kayan, Kampung Gajah, Perak Tengah town area, Pulau Tiga, Pasir Salak, Kota Setia, Felcra Changkat Lada and all its nearby areas. For details, call the 05-691 2304/ 631 3520/ 688 6711 / 688 2124.
FIRST AID COURSE
Perak Women for Women Society will hold a First Aider In Every Home (FAIEH) Training at the Red Crescent Hostel Hall from 8am to 5pm on Jan 28. Registration fee is RM10, a first aid book will be given free to each participant. Tea and lunch will be provided. For details, call 05-546 9715.
The Perak Election Commission has put up a list of voters who have registered in the fourth quarter of 2012. The list is available for public viewing at the Perak election Commission office, district offices and selected post offices throughout the state until Jan 30. For details, call 05-254 4195 or visit http://ppn.spr.gov.my/perak.
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 can visit the state library on Jalan Raja Dihilir. For details, call 05-255 8073.
Perak Community Specialist Hospital’s Resident Orthopaedic Surgeon, Dr. Ng Jin Tau will provide Free Bone Density Test and consultation personally to the public from 8.30am to 5pm from Feb 1 to Feb 8 on a first come first serve basis. For details, call 05-241 9000 (Ext. 110) or 016-5239000 (Juliet).
In conjuction with the opening of the Ipoh Old Town Walking Street along Jalan Market, a Chinese New Year Carnival will be held from Feb 1 to Feb 9 from 6pm to 2am daily.
Pantai Hospital Ipoh will hold a public forum on “How to reduce your risk of cancer?” at its Dahlia Utama conference room, fourth floor of the hospital from 2.30pm to 4.30pm on Feb 2. Admission is free. For details, call 05-540 5712 or 05-540 5725 (Renuka or Gloria).
Kinta Craft Trail will hold a craft and flea market at De Garden, Ipoh from 10am to 6pm on Feb 2 and Feb 3. Interested vendors can email to email@example.com or call 016-5516018.
The Civil Defence Department (JPAM) will collect used items for charity sales to raise fund for victims in Gaza. Those interested can donate secondhand goods to JPAM offices in all 10 districts during office hours.
The ACS Old Pupils Association, Sitiawan will hold its annual Chinese New Year Reunion at ACS Secondary School Hall, Sitiawan on Sunday Feb 10 at 7.30 pm. For details, call 0195741723 (Su Mee Lock).
The YMM Serve Our Society Team (Perak) will hold a Perak Cycling Jamboree 2013 at YMM Activity Centre in Kampar from 6am to 11am on March 31. For details, visit www.ymmkampar.com.
Holy Cross Lutheran Church will conduct free English tuition for pupils from Standard One to Standard Six from 1pm to 2.45pm every Sunday, and free Mathematics and Science tuition for PMR students from 2pm to 3pm every Saturday. Classes will begin starting Feb 24. For details, call 05-255 0189 or 012-5757504 (Mr Phan).
UTAR student prepresentative council will hold the ‘UTAR Ride for Charity’ event at the UTAR Perak Campus, Kampar from 6am to 1pm on March 10. Registration fee is RM30(inclusive of cycling helmet, T-shirt, lucky draw participation) and deadline is on Feb 24. For details, log on to www.utarride4charity.blogspot.com or call 016-3220293 (Nicholas), 017-7768468 (Onn) or 016-5668179 (Valerie).
IPIAM Properties Management will hold a free preview of its property investment course at IPIAM Wellness, Lot 49, Bukit Kinding Eco Resort, Tanjung Rambutan at 9.30am every Saturday. For details, call 012-226 8164/email: firstname.lastname@example.org (Dr Arthur) or 010-393 8197/email: email@example.com (Cathy).
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.