Shah Alam Trees for Life – 5 March 2016

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Greetings all nature lovers,

Let’s do something green for Mother Nature by planting more trees in the city! We welcome you to volunteer for free at SHAH ALAM TREES FOR LIFE – 5 MARCH 2016 (SATURDAY). Come and get your hands dirty with soil, that will be a mix of hard work, education and fun (suitable for children with parents supervision).

DATE: 5 MARCH 2016 (SATURDAY)
TIME: 7.30 AM – 12.00 PM
MEETING LOCATION: WISMA TM, SEKSYEN 11, SHAH ALAM, MALAYSIA.
MAPS: https://goo.gl/maps/4N1wnQqwfd12
GPS Coordinates: 3°04’26.3″N 101°31’26.8″E

REGISTRATION only open to 100* VOLUNTEERS on first come first basis. All interested volunteers are required to register here http://goo.gl/forms/L1iSupdCPp

We will be planting targeted 1000* LANDSCAPE TREES.
(Fact: One large tree can provide a day’s supply of oxygen for up to four people.)

PROGRAM AGENDA
7.30 am
– Registration / Light breakfast
– Eco-Talk 1 ‘Local Tree Species’ –Dr. Jean Joseph Weber
(Yahya Yusuf Weber)
– Eco-Talk 2 ‘Going green starts with me’ – Datin Rossiti Aishah Rashidi.
– Eco-Talk 3 ;Shah Alam Trees For Life 2016 House Rules’ –Bernard Eng.

8.30 am
– Arrival of Ybhg. Dato’ Hjh Zuraidah Mohd Said, Vice President TM Selangor ; Ybhg. Dato’ Hj.Ahmad Zaharin bin Mohd Saad, Mayor of Shah Alam ; Tuan Shukri bin Mohamad Hamin, Deputy Mayor of Shah Alam.
– Prayer recitation
– Speech by Mayor and TM
– The division of plots and the planting of trees to volunteers.

11.00 am
– End of tree planting session
– Closing ceremony and lunch
(Certificate of appreciation will be given only upon request)

THINGS TO BRING BY VOLUNTEER
Please inform that all volunteers are compulsory to bring along the following equipments:
• Own gardening gloves
• Sport shoes
• Reusable water tumble

THINGS PROVIDED BY ORGANIZER
• Gardening Tools
• Free refreshments (light breakfast and brunch)

REGISTRATION
– All interested volunteers are required to register here http://goo.gl/forms/L1iSupdCPp
– On the event day, registration start 7.30am.
– The registration is based on first come first serve basis, hence any absence without prior notice will result in your name being listed in our reserve list for future events.
– We appreciate your attendance once completed registration to avoid inconveniences.

TRANSPORT TO SITE (NOT PROVIDED)
– From our experience, we received various enquiries about arrangement of transport to the site. However, logistic arrangement is volunteer’s responsibility, we encourage you to invite family or friends who have transport and carpool together.
(Fact: Carpooling could save up to 50% of your carbon footprint)

Please share and spread the great initiatives. For more information, please visit our facebook event page https://goo.gl/ex7RYh. Thanks a million.

Kind regards,
Bernard Eng
bernard.engks@gmail.com
0122015582

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