Beautiful Sabah Tea by Dr. Arthur Chung

Dear friends,

In line with the The Sabah Society’s motto “To Know Sabah”, this fieldtrip was organized at the end of April 2017, to explore Sabah Tea and its adjacent areas in Ranau.

The picturesque views of Mt Kinabalu from the Sabah Tea Resort were breathtaking, and they are showcased in this pictures shown, together

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How to start creative thinking – Thur, 17 Aug 2017 by Johann Kassim

Dear friends

Johann Kassim is a prolific writer. He is going to give a talk on how to start creative thinking. This will be on Thursday, 17 August at 7.00pm in The Sabah Society (Damai).

Part I: Meditation 10 minutes

Warm Up The value of nonsense -words/vocab

Creating Nonsense stories

Affirmations for writing

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WWF-Malaysia Celebrates Gentle Giants at Sabah Elephant Film Festival 2017 – 12th Aug 2017

On World Elephant Day, WWF-Malaysia Celebrates Gentle Giants at Sabah Elephant Film Festival 2017

#SEFF17 #SEFFOurElephants

The inaugural Sabah Elephant Film Festival (SEFF) will be happening on World Elephant Day, which falls on 12th August 2017, from 9am to 6pm, at the Auditorium of Jabatan Kebudayaan dan Kesenian Negara (JKKN)

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TSS KK Talk: Wed, 16th Aug 2017 – Borneo Beads Today by Heidi Munan

Main categories of beads as they are used in Borneo: BEADWORK, VALUE/HEIRLOOM BEADS and MAGIC BEADS. A look into the history of beads. Where is this bead from — How did it reach Borneo? How old is this bead? When is a fake not a fake? and finally Why collect beads?

Heidi Munan, Hon. Curator

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TSS KK Field trip: Sat, 12 Aug 2017 – Sikh Temple Gurdwara

Discover the lovely architecture and hear some beautiful stories! Datuk Balwant will brief on the Temple’s history, and Datuk Mike will talk on the involvement of British Prisoners of War( pows) in 1943 building the then Jesselton airport nearby.

Visit to start at 10 am on 12 August 2017. ALL men and women

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Remembering Tina Rimmer 1917-2017

RETROSPECTIVE EXHIBITION

REMEMBERING

TINA RIMMER

1917-2017

Venue: Sabah Art Gallery

Date: Tues, 1st Aug 2017

Time: 2.00 pm

All are cordially invited.

 

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TSS KK trip: 30th Oct – 1st Nov 2017 – Borneo Rainforest Lodge, Danum Valley

For members who missed out our earlier notice for this 3D/2N stay at BRL in Danum Valley.

Borneo Rainforest Lodge (BRL) is the epitome of jungle indulgence. With tastefully designed rooms and common areas, personalized service, sumptuous food, and well-trained guides – you cannot go wrong at this environmental-friendly boutique jungle lodge. The award-winning

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Invitation to The Sabah Society to join The Shark Runner 5KM @ 24 Sept 2017

We would like to invite your esteemed organisation to join us as the Shark Runner on 24 September 2017 (Sunday), a fun run of 5 KM along our beautiful Tanjung Lipat beach, flag off time – 6.00 a.m.

The main objective of The Shark Runner 2017 is to raise the awareness of protecting the Shark

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KK Writers Group monthly gathering: Thur, 27th July 2017

Dear Writers and potential Writers

The KK Writers Group will be meeting on Thursday, 27 July, 7.00pm at The Sabah Society (Damai). If you are interested, you are welcome to come along and see what the group gets up to. Bring some writing of your own, if you have any. Or just come. Cost: RM10.

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TSS Sdkn Talk: Thur, 20th July 2017 – Pirate & Pioneers

Dear all,

Once again I would like to let you know we are meeting again this coming Thursday! In May we had a presentation on culture; June on Nature and now in July we have history! Yes it has been an exciting few months and this month it will be even more interesting when we

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