TSS KK Film Night: Sat, 8 Sept @ 8pm – Naming Number Two

2006 | New Zealand | Comedy

A New Zealand film adapted from British-Fijian playwright Fraser’s 2000 play. Nanna Maria, the matriarch of a Fijian extended family living in a suburb of Auckland, New Zealand, feels that the heart and passion has gone out of her clan. One morning, she demands that her grown grandchildren

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Notice: Opening hours of The Secretariat, Damai Plaza

Dear Members,

Kindly please take of the opening hours of The Secretariat, Damai Plaza from 1st Sept to 14th Oct 2018. Monica our Admin Secretary will be on leave during that time, on standby will be Maimie Scott. She will be at The Secretariat on every Tuesdays and Thurdays only. Opening hours remain the same

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TSS KK Talk: Thur, 16 Aug 2018 – 40 years of conservation in Sabah

 

Date: Thursday, 16th Aug 2018

Time: 8.00 pm

Venue: The Sabah Society Secretariat, Damai Plaza, Luyang

Professor Glyn Davies will give a talk on 40 yeas of conservation in Sabah. From 1979-1982, Glyn Davies and John Payne carried out the Faunal Survey of Sabah, for Sabah Forestry Department and WWF Malaysia. It was the

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TSS KK Talk: Thurs, 5th July 2018 – A Journal of Sabah’s traditional baskets by Jennifer Linggi

Date: Thur 5th July 2018

Time: 8.00 pm

Venue: The Sabah Society Secretariat, Damai Plaza, Luyang

Our speaker, Jennifer P.Linggi graduated from Canterbury and Oxford UK as an architect in 1992. After working as a designer in London, Brunei and Malaysia, she returned home to Sabah in 2004 to pursue her first love –

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TSS KK Talk: Tues, 26th June 2018 – The Kadazan Dusun Sompoton as an embodiment of traditional knowledge

Venue: Sabah Society Secretariat (Above Kopi Ping), Damai, Luyang

Date and Time: 26 June 2018, 8.00 pm

Summary of Talk: Traditional knowledge, or local knowledge, encompasses complex systems of learning acquired over generations by communities in relation to their environment and worldview. This knowledge forms part of the intangible cultural heritage of a people, and

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TSS Sdkn talk: Sunday, 27th May 2018 – How do we meet the needs of wildlife, tourists, tour operators and the local community?

Dear all,

After the wonderful trip in March and a pretty busy April month, we are now in the wonderful month of May! If you have not checked out our FB lately, you might want to drop by to check out the 2 cool clips. One is from BBC Earth on Pangolins and the

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The Sabah Society Tambun project on Pulau Mantanani

Dear Sabah Society members, The Sabah Society on going Tambun project is working on these projects till end of July and welcome members to participate: A. Sabah society Mantanani bird book (publishing, bird photography, fund raising, illustrations, graphic design etc) B. Tambun Information area at the schools (construction of information boards, environmental education, eco tourism

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TSS KK Film Night: Tues, 22nd May 2018 – Farewell My Concubine

Farewell My Concubine

1993 | China | Drama / Melodrama

Synopsis: In 1924, young Cheng Dieyi (Leslie Cheung) begins training at the Beijing Opera House at the same time as Duan Xiaolou. Cheng specializes in playing female parts, often against Duan’s commanding male leads. While pretending to be in love with Duan onstage, Cheng begins

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TSS KK Film Night: Sat, 12th May 2018 – Enid

Enid

2009 | UK | Drama

Synopsis: Born in 1897, Enid Blyton begins to tell stories to her brothers as an escape from their parents’ rows before the father deserts the family. Whilst training as a teacher after the Great War she sends her stories to publishers, one of whom, Hugh Pollock, takes her on

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TSS KK Talk: Monday, 14th May 2018 – The Quest for Sustainability – Creating Value in Places for People