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Monday, June 9, 2014

Art and Craft Supplies in Kuala Lumpur.

If you are looking for any sort of Art and Craft Supplies in Kuala Lumpur there is a great store called ART FRIEND.

They stock everything from paint brushes, sketch books, easels, to beads.

Art Friend is located in two different malls:

The Gardens/Mid Valley Mall- Third Floor   (Open: 10.00 to 22.00)
Tel: 03 2284 777
The Curve- Second Floor  (Open: 10.30 to 21.00)
Mutiara Damansara, Petaling Jaya
Tel: 03 7722 2211

Forest Research Institute of Malaysia: FRIM are looking for Volunteers!

 Kepong Botanical Gardens

All you plant lovers out there who have some spare time on your hands are very much in luck!!

If you are interested in:

  • Volunteering whilst working outdoors
  • Learning about the diversity of native plants in Malaysia
  • Be part of conserving one of the most beautiful parks in KL
  • Learning how to conserve, propagate and maintain tropical plants
  • Planting trees
  • Meet some like-minded people who care for the planet...........

Then FRIM is where you want to be!

They are currently looking for volunteers for short term or long term conservation projects.
If you only have an hour per week to spare or you can come more often does not matter. The more the merrier!

Malay Traditional Houses


For more information please contact NORSHAM SUHAINA BINTI YAAKOB who works in the research department at FRIM.

Her contact details are:

Email:  norsham@frim.gov.my
T : 603-62797000  (extn:7246)
F : 603 62731314


Forest Research Institute
Malaysia (FRIM), 52109 Kepong,
Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia

Website:  www.frim.gov.my

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