Just a few more weeks till Christmas and the New Year! With a checklist of things to get done (and presents to buy), we hope you’ll find time this weekend for some fun events, including an ornament-decorating Christmas workshop for the kiddos, a meditation session, and a performance by the klpac Symphonic Ochestra to wrap up 2018.
If you like: Meditating
What’s going on: Kick off the month feeling calm and relaxed as you invite in new beginnings. This meditation session is said to help you set intentions for the future, clear negative energy and release mental blocks. We could all use some peace, joy and clarity this season!
Event details: 9 December from 6pm-8pm on at Prada World Malaysia, Centrio Pantai Hillpark, Kuala Lumpur
If you like: Getting into the Christmas spirit
What’s going on: With the school holidays upon us, bring the kids over some festivity fun. At the workshop, kids will get to personalise decorative ornaments with craft materials, 3D printed items and a 3D doodler.
Event details: from 7-9 December from 11am-1pm/2pm-4pm at Me.reka Makerspace, Jalan Dutamas 1, Kuala Lumpur
If you like: Spoken word
What’s going on: This monthly platform gives veterans and newbies a platform to share their art, whether in the form of spoken word, monologues from plays, poetry recitals, and even originals. Special guest Kimchi Lai headlines this week’s show, whose accomplishments include winning third place at the 2018 Asia Pacific Slam in Singapore.
Event details: 6 December at 8pm at InTun Nation 147A, Jalan Aminuddin Baki, Taman Tun Dr. Ismail, Kuala Lumpur
If you like: The orchestra
What’s going on: The kplac Symphonic Band wraps up the year with a fun, travel-themed concert. Ticket to Ride will feature tracks like “Weather Report”, “Take Off”, and “Windows of the World”. Under the baton of Resident Conductor and Music Director Cheryl Mah, the concert is set to be your travel playlist of the season.
Event details: 8 December at 8.39pm, and 9 December at 3pm, at Pentas 1, The Kuala Lumpur Performing Arts Centre, Sentul, Kuala Lumpur