TSS Sdkn Talk: Madagascar: Extraordinary Island, Magical Journey – 30 Apr 2019 (Tues)

Dear all,

Once again, for the second time this month we are organizing another talk!

This time round, it will be something slightly different from our usual focus, we are bringing you on a pictorial trip to Madagascar! Leading the tour will not be Alex the lion or Marty the zebra,

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TSS KK Film Night: Tues, 23rd Apr 2019 – The Dark Horse (2014) @ 8PM

Biography, Drama | NZ | 2014

Based on the true story of Genesis ‘Gen’ Potini, a Maori speed-chess champion seeking redemption and a new purpose in life despite his struggles with bipolar disorder. A former chess prodigy, Gen is brilliant and charismatic, bringing unusual, potent energy to a game most often played with quiet

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TSS Sdkn Talk: 10th Apr 2019 (Wed) – Mangroves, why conversion into other land use type is a bad idea.

 

Dear all, Hello! New year, new faces in the committee! Of course you still have me as the secretary…… So to start off this new year we will present to you Dr Foong from USM, who will be speak on the Mangroves: Why Conversion to Other Land Use Type is a Bad Idea?

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BEFF365: Ark of Lights and Shadows, Wed 17th April 2019 @ 8.00PM

The Borneo Eco Film Festival continues to bring you another film ‘Ark of Lights and Shadows’! Collaborating with The Sabah Society, this documentary shares not only the remarkable life story and work of Martin + Osa Johnson, but also their modern ideas, which included contemporary concepts of humanism and environmental protection.

Their story is

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TSS KK Talk: Thur, 11 April 2019 – The Pacific ring of fire. Link between earthquakes and volcanoes

Date: Thursday, 11th April 2019

Time: 8.00 pm

Venue: The Secretariat, Damai Plaza, Luyang

Speaker: Jean-Paul Boeldieu

People around the Pacific Ocean are particularly concerned about natural disasters which are also the source of their agricultural and touristic wealth. Many researches has been done with various results for the last 50 years but the public

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TSS KK Talk: Tues, 7th May 2019 – North Borneo and Labuan stamp talk by The Sarawak Specialists’ Society

Date: Tuesday, 7th May 2019

Time: 8.00 pm

Venue: The Secretariat, Damai Plaza, Luyang

Together with The Sarawak Specialists’ Society (SSS), we will be having a stamp talk on North Borneo and Labuan.

The talk is in conjunction with the visit of the top Office Bearers and Council members The Sarawak Specialists’ Society (UK). The

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Annual General Meeting (AGM), 24th April 2019 (Wed)

Dear Sabah Society members,

Happy New Year 2019 and may the year of the Wild Boar bring lots of prosperity, joy and happiness. We would like to take this occasion to announce the details of the upcoming Annual General Meeting for 2019 are as follow: Date: 24th April 2019 Time: 7 pm Venue: The Sabah

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TSS KK Film Night: Tues, 19 Mar 2019 – Zach’s ceremony (2016) @ 8PM

Documentary, Family, History | Australia | 2016

Growing up isn’t easy, especially for Zach who is rapidly making the transition from boyhood to manhood, in both the modern world and his ancient culture. Pressures from his loving, but staunch father, the temptations of city life and the ever-present spectre of racism all take their

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TSS KK Talk: Wed, 20 Mar 2019 – The establishment of Tun Mustapha Park in Sabah, Malaysia’s largest marine protected area

Date: Wednesday, 20 Mar 2019

Time: 8.00 pm

Venue: The Secretariat, Damai, Luyang

Dr Robecca Jumin will discuss the steps that have been taken since 2006 to establish a large marine protected area in Sabah, which allowed different stakeholders to support its establishment. This has involved taking account of commercial fishing fleets and subsistence fishing

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TSS KK Film: Sat, 9 Mar 2019 – Suffragette (2015) @ 8PM

Biography, Drama, History | UK | 2015

Synopsis: In early 20th-century Britain, the growing suffragette movement forever changes the life of working wife and mother Maud Watts (Carey Mulligan). Galvanized by political activist Emmeline Pankhurst (Meryl Streep), Watts joins a diverse group of women who fight for equality and the right to vote. Faced

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