PPBNKLS Updates – February 2017

Dear Members and Friends of the Persatuan Peranakan Baba Nyonya Kuala Lumpur & Selangor,

PPBNKLS hope you had a wonderful reunion with family and friends, this Rooster Lunar New Year!

We wish to inform that Nyonya Chef Amy Koh’s Cooking Demonstration has been POSTPONED to 13th May 2017 with the venue and time to be confirmed. We’ll keep you posted on the details. Thank you for your kind understanding. However, we have brought forward the “Mari Main Cherki” Session to Saturday, 25th February 2017. Kindly take note of the new date.

1) Mari Main Cherki – learning to play the Cherki Game
– Special Projects
We will spend the early afternoon to identify all 30 cherki cards and learn how to play this ancient Tang Dynasty game that has left many Nyonyas (and some Babas too) glued to the game table for hours.

Date: Saturday, 25th February 2017
Time: 2.00pm – 4.00pm
Venue: PPBNKLS Office & Resource Centre
Unit B-8-3A, Block B, Menara KIP, No.1, Jalan Seri Utara 1, Seri Utara, Off Jalan Ipoh, 68100 Kuala Lumpur .
(located next to Tesco Extra Selayang and along Jalan Kuching)
Waze: ‘KIP Group’.

Cost: Members RM20 and non-members RM30
Each participant will be provided 1 little packet (1 kepala) cherki cards and light refreshment. You can pre-book additional sets of cards for RM2.50 per kepala. Please book before the closing date.

Reservation will be closed on 21st February 2017 or once we have garnered the maximum number of 20 participants.

For more information, please contact
**Baba Cedric Tan 017-8834374 / Baba Wong Mun Yee 012-3117868


2) Cooking Demonstration by Nyonya Chef Amy Koh’s – A Project by Social Sub-Committee
New Date: Saturday, 13th May 2017
Time: To be confirmed
Venue: To be confirmed

This cooking demonstration has been postponed to Saturday 13th May 2017. Time and venue will be confirmed soonest possible.

Pick up more Nyonya Kitchen tips from none other then the delectable Nyonya Chef Amy Koh – owner of renowned Amy Heritage Restaurant, Melaka. She is coming all the way from Melaka specially to share her three signature dishes and tips with you namely:
1) Sambal Jantung Pisang (Banana flower salad)
2) Mee Siam (Fried vermicelli)
3) Pangsusik (bun filled with spiced meat – popular amongst the Portugese and Peranakan community in Melaka)

She will be accompanied by Nyonya Teoh Luan Neo (pangsusik) and Celebrity Chef Nyonya Florence Tan that afternoon. One session with three very experienced Nyonya cooks, not to be missed!

Participation contributions include refreshment and sampling of these three dishes:
Member RM50.00 and non-member RM60.00

For more information, please contact Baba Albert Tan 017-6717052 or Nyonya Nancy Peng 016-2010853
3) Home-Cooked Peranakan Food Fellowship Potluck

Organized by – Culture & Education Sub-coms and Social & Fellowship Sub-coms)
Remember your favourite dishes from days of yore? Tell us what you are bringing so that we can coordinate the dishes and portion. Come and share your home cooked delicacies (Pork Free) with everyone. It will be also a superb opportunity to meet other members and friends.

Date: Saturday, 10th June 2016
Time: 11.00am – 2.00pm
Venue: PPBNKLS Office & Resource Centre
Unit B-8-3A, Block B, Menara KIP, No.1, Jalan Seri Utara 1, Seri Utara, Off Jalan Ipoh , 68100 Kuala Lumpur .
(located next to Tesco Extra Selayang and along Jalan Kuching)
Waze: ‘KIP Group’.

For more information, please contact
**Baba Peter Chua 012-2310456/ Nyonya Nancy Peng 016-2010853

4) Membership Subscription
A gentle reminder to all members to settle your subscription for 2017. Please contact us if you need updates regarding the status of your membership. You can bank in your proceeds into the following bank accounts:

i) OCBC account # 707-108189-2 for ‘PPBNKLS (2008)’ for bank-in or ‘PPBNKLS’ for on-line transfer OR

ii) MBB account # 5141-6964-2835 for ‘PERSATUAN PERANAKAN BABA NYONYA KL & SEL’ for both bank-in and on-line transfer.

Do share this information with your friends and relatives. You can also find updates from time to time on the Association’s Facebook page ‘PPBNKLS’.

We look forward to seeing you all very soon.

Baba Wong Mun Yee
Honorary Secretary

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