ADRF and National Society for the Deaf invites supporters to cheer on participants of the “Walk Thru the Silent World” walkathon on Nov 10 at Kompleks Belia and Sukan, WPKL (Kg Pandan). For details, call 017 6882550 (Suba) or 016-369 7828 (Farrah)
The U-turn after the Nilai Toll Plaza (Nilai-bound) is closed to all vehicles for safety reasons. It can only be used during emergencies and not as an alternative route to Nilai Impian. The public is advised to use the Persiaran Negeri-Jalan Emas- Jalan Mutiara-Jalan Nilai 2 to Nilai Impian before a dedicated Nilai Impian interchange is completed by mid-2014. For details, call PLUSLine at 1800 88 0000
Sistem Lingkaran Lebuhraya Kajang Sdn Bhd, the operator of Kajang-Silk Highway, has opened its afternoon contra-flow lanes for the convenience of road users. The contra-flow lane will be open on weekdays from 4.30pm to 6.30pm, from KM28.3, between the multi-level intersection at Uniten and Serdang Hospital, to KM24.1 after the Sungai Ramal Toll Plaza. It will be opened to light vehicles only and for traffic from Putrajaya heading towards the Sungai Ramal Toll Plaza during afternoon peak hours. For details, call 03-8921 0123.
The Malacca High School Old Pupils Association will hold its annual dinner at Hotel Equatorial Melaka on Nov 29. A golf tournament will be held at the Ayer Keroh Golf & Country Club the following day, and a visit to the school has also been planned between 10am and noon. Call email@example.com for dinner reservations. For the golf tournament, call Robert Lim (012-2029116), Kang (012-3118959) and Koh Chin (012-2136148) or email Dr Victor Pang at firstname.lastname@example.org before Nov 14.
TALK AT UTAR
Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR) through its Centre for Extension Education will conduct a talk entitled “Raise Your Adversity Quotient” in Petaling Jaya on Nov 30, from 10am to noon. For details, call Madeline at 03-7957 2318 or 016-223 3563 or email zceetalkgi@utanedumy.
WORLD DIABETES DAY
Sunway Medical Centre will conduct a three-day event in Sunway Pyramid from Nov 1 to 3 in conjunction with World Diabetes Day. Be educated on diabetes and how it can lead to blindness, receive a free health screening from the medical centre’s health professionals, take part in a treasure hunt, games and stand a chance to win prizes from 10am to 10 pm. For more information, call 03-74911113/1275.
FREE EYE SCREENING
Top Vision Eye Specialist Centre and Lions Club of KL Pantai Hills will organise free eye screening for diabetics on Nov 17 from 9am to 5pm in Setia Alam. A health seminar entitled “How Diabetes Affects Your Vision” will be delivered by ophthalmologist Dr Leslie Wong at noon. For details, call 03-3343 9911.