Sign up for the virtual Run with Flying Colours - Pass It On to show your support this International Women’s Day (IWD). Or join the video contest by donning anything purple, and strike a creative IWD #ChoosetoChallenge pose to stand a chance to win attractive prizes. The event is organised by JCI Pearl and supported by the Penang State Government and the Penang Women’s Development Corporation. 


A first-time job applicant? Or are you looking for a career change? Then look no further than the Batu Kawan Virtual Career Fair 2021. Organised by The Ship Campus and Peninsula College, keen job seekers can also expect industry talks and seminars by experts. Alternatively, you can send your resume to


Explore the colourful world of Shobana Anne at her solo exhibition The Vibrant Journey and discover how Shobana emotively responds to the beauty of our divinely created Nature. In some art pieces, she explores beauty on a microbiological level while in others, deconstructed organic shapes inform Shobana’s impressions of her experiences. 


Don’t get left behind in this digital world! Join Digital Penang’s Weekly Online Classes where participants are taught to use various online platforms and services, from social media to e-wallets, online banking and more! Follow Digital Penang’s Facebook at for the latest class schedules. Best of all, the classes are free!


The pandemic has got people cooking up a storm at home. Join Chef Rohana in her interactive virtual class hosted by the Tropical Spice Garden Cooking School and learn how to make beef rendang and jemput-jemput, one a staple Malay dish and the other, a traditional snack. 


Here's your chance to learn about the start-up scene at Digital Penang’s Coffee and Curry Puff Startup Community Programme. The programme discusses a variety of topics one episode at a time, from the founder's experience and funding to business models and marketing strategies. Follow Digital Penang’s Facebook at for the latest class schedules.


Answer your child’s burning questions about water with Penang Green Council’s Virtual Green Map - Blue Belt (Kids Edition) session live on Facebook. Learn about our water source, who ensures its safe consumption and conservation initiatives. The session is open to children between the ages of 7-10. 


The Penang Art District is once again collaborating with Hin Bus Depot to bring Malaysian contemporary art to a wider audience with the Kecik-Kecik Group Show. To kick-off this year-long programme, the art show’s first round of open calls features Penang artists. If you're not based in Penang, fret not, there will be plans to involve artists beyond the state later in the year. 

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