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Calling all Creative People!

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Salam, Kia ora, Hello!

As the email suggests, WMSO will be having a talent night come August 14th. But it's not much fun if we're watching only the performers do their stuff on stage, let's be under the spotlight too!

Therefore, this year's Talent Night comes with the special need to wear COSTUMES!

Yup. Not just getting dressed, not just fancy outfits with heels or matching accessories etc. You gotta come in a costume. Read on! :)


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Who Might S/he Outshine?: WMSO Talent and Costume Night
Date: 14 August 2009
Venue: Studion Union Hall
Time: 6.30-10.00 p.m.

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COSTUMES
General :
Compulsory for everyone, because it's fun to wear and look at people's costumes!
Theme :
Anything starting with the letters W, M, S or O (Malay or English)Inspirations (examples):
Mona Lisa

Willy Wonka

Sunflower

Obor-obor (jellyfish)

Michael Jackson

Witch
Prizes will be given to the BEST DRESSED MALE AND FEMALE based on your votes! So come up with the most creative costume you can make/mix up! :D

Rules :
Nothin…

Potluck & Badminton

Updated : 23/07/09 @9.52pm

Salam, Kia ora, Hello!

Winter seems to be keeping more people indoors these days, but just because we're in doesn't mean we can't mingle!

The New Zealand Malaysian Society are having an event soon-ish and they've invited us to the gathering! There will be food, potluck-style, and badminton will also be played then.

The details are thus:

Date: Sunday 26th July 2009
Time: 9:00 am to 2:00 pm
Venue: Hataitai Badminton Hall

Click here to view/get the official brochure which you may have to bring should you be interested to attend the event.

Please note that you have to RSVP by 14th of July, and There is an entrance fee for non-members of the NZ Malaysian Society ($10). Paying this fee automatically signs you up as a member of NZMS which holds events through out the year, Malaysian-style. Perfect for your homecountry-missing needs ;)

You may RSVP via NZMS' official email: nzmsiansoc@gmail.com. Spaces are limited, so please inform them as soon as you can!…

Just Dance

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Salam, Kia ora, Hello!

Guess what's up our sleeves next?

DANCING.

Yup, we do that sometimes. ;)

We're not sure if you're in-the-know, but we're (proudly) affiliated to one of the best Malaysian dance groups in New Zealand, Bahtera Budaya.



Why the sudden mention of dancing & Bahtera Budaya?

Well, dear friends, we're pleased to inform you that spots are open for two dance teams this year : Zapin & Joget. These are catered to be performed at a cultural festival next month.

The mission details are:

Who? Any WMSO member of any gender, age, physique etc
What? Ethnic Council Wellington's Multicultural Festival
When? Sunday, August 23 2009


Interested to join the fun as a dancer/audience? Come on over to our tryouts:

Zapin
Tuesday July 14th @ 6.30 pm
In front of Hugh Mackenzie (HMLT) 206

Joget
Friday July 17th @ 6.30 pm
In front of Hugh Mackenzie (HMLT) 206

Important : Please be there on time, ie. at least 5 minutes before the time to meet is ideal. Being punctual is important, b…