TSS Sandakan: Sat, 23rd Feb 2019 – AGM

Dear all,

Once again it is the time of the year where we have our annual AGM! As usual, we would like to encourage you all to participate and vote in the candidates for the several posts that are up for grabs! We promise this will be a quick meeting.

After that we will go

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TSS KK Talk: Fri, 22 Feb 2019 – Stopping Fish Bombing

The use of small explosive devices (fish bombs) to harvest fish in both pelagic waters and across coral reefs is indiscriminate, inefficient and very destructive to coral reef habitats. Terence and Tony will describe the issues relating to fish bombing, why it needs to be stopped, the challenges this presents and the progress being made

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TSS KK Talk: Thurs, 10th Jan 2019 – Discovering Patagonia

Sabah-born Marco Marsh is a keen traveller and photographer. He is an aerospace engineer by profession and has lived and worked in Germany and the United Kingdom.

Eighteen months ago Marco decided to take a break from working on satellites and explore the wilderness of the Americas. His sojourn took him from Alaska to

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TSS KK: Madagascar ~ Extraordinary Island, Magical Journeys by Datuk CL Chan on Tues, 15th Jan 2019

 

 

Happy New Year !

We will begin the year with an illustrated talk by Datuk CL Chan entitled “Madagascar: Extraordinary Island, Magical Journeys” on Tuesday, 15th Jan 2019 at 7.30 pm here at The Secretariat, The Sabah Society, Damai Plaza, Luyang.

It will be a light refreshing talk and everyone

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URGENT NOTICE: Talk on Tues, 27 Nov changed to Thur, 29 Nov

Dear members,

Due to unavoided technical problem, please take note on the change of the date for the talk by Uwe Aranas – Wireless telegraphy in British North Borneo which was scheduled on Tuesday, 27 Nov to THURSDAY, 29th Nov same time at 8.00pm.

Please do inform other members and friends.

Thank you.

President

Stella

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TSS Talk: Tues, 27 Nov 2018 – Wireless telegraphy in British North Borneo

Date: Tues 27th Nov 2018

Time: 8.00 pm

Venue: The Sabah Society Secretariat, Damai Plaza, Luyang

In these days of high-speed internet and mobile telephone technology, the ability to communicate is taken for granted, even in Borneo. Few people could now imagine living in a world where the only means of communication was by

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TSS KK Film Night: Tues, 20th Nov 2018 @ 8pm – A Separation

2011 | Iran | Drama/Mystery

Set in contemporary Iran. When Nader, a bank employee, refuses to leave Tehran, his wife, Simin, sues for divorce in the hope that she can make a better life for their young daughter abroad. Needing someone to care for his Alzheimer-suffering father while he’s at work, Nader hires Razieh,

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TSS KK Film Night: Sat, 10th Nov 2018 @ 7pm – Doctor Zhivago

1965 | UK/Italy | Drama/Romance

During the Russian Revolution, Yuri Zhivago (Omar Sharif), is a young doctor who has been raised by his aunt and uncle following his father’s suicide. Yuri falls in love with beautiful Lara Guishar (Julie Christie), who has been having an affair with her mother’s lover, Victor Komarovsky, an unscrupulous

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TSS KK Field trip: Trusmadi Entomology Camp 3D/2N, 9th to 11th Nov 2018

Last Call for those interested in this trip. Closing date is by 31 Oct 2018.

Fees:

Members Malaysians – RM650.00; Non-Malaysians – RM850.00

Non-members Malaysians – RM725.00; Non-Malaysians – RM925.00

Inclusive of boarding (hot shower), all meals (24 hours 3 in 1 coffee and tea, hot boiling water, biscuits, 3 meals a day) and

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TSS KK Film Night: Tues, 23 Oct 2018 @ 8pm – Kontroll (Control)

2003 | Hungary | Drama/Thriller

A Hungarian comedy/thriller. BulcsĂș is a subway enforcement officer working in the oppressively gray underground transit system, whose job consists of ensuring commuters have paid to ride the train. A quirky young woman catches his eye, and their relationship suggests that BulcsĂș might escape from the drudgery of his

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