Date: 09 Sep 2017 (Sat)
Time: 11.00am – 03.00pm
Venue: Bliss Garden Restaurant, Singapore EXPO, 1 EXPO Drive #02-03 Foyer 1 Level 2 (Between Hall 2 & 3), Carpark D near EXPO MRT
8-Course Chinese Vegetarian Cuisine
Contribution: $80 per pax or $800 per table (10pax)
|11.00am||Arrival of Guests|
|11.30am||Distribution of Hong Baos by Venerables to Elderly|
|11.40am||Chanting & Blessings Session led by Religious Advisor of BRS, Bhante Dhammaratana|
|11.45am||Arrival of Guest of Honour, Associate Prof Fatimah Lateef (MP of Marine Parade GRC)|
|11.50am||Speech by Guest of Honour, Associate Prof Fatimah Lateef (MP of Marine Parade GRC)
Speech by President of BRS, Dr. Wong Weng Fai
Speech by BRS Religious Advisor, Bhante Dhammaratana
Speech by Ven. Wan Ching
|12.15pm||Lunch Commence, 1st Performance – Live music by Neil Chua & Chua Chia Hui (Ruanatworkz)|
|12.30pm||1st Auction (Artworks by China renowned artist Chen Jian Ping)|
|01.00pm||Lucky Draw – 25th to 11th|
|02.00pm||2nd Performance – Live music by Neil Chua & Chua Chia Hui (Ruanatworkz)|
|02.30pm||Lucky Draw – 10th to 1st|
Elderly Lunch Sponsorship
We will be inviting Elderly to join us on this day. Sponsorship for the elderly’s lunch ($80 per pax, $800 per table of 10 pax) will be greatly appreciated.
Lucky Draw Sponsorship
Please contact us if you will like to sponsor lucky draw items for the BL 35th Anniversary Luncheon.
How To Make Payment
- Cash or NETS – please make payment at our counter. – Please inform the counterstaff that the donation is for “BL 35th Anniversary” or “Elderly BL 35th Lunch”.
- Cheque – Please make cheque payable to “Buddhist Research Society” and mail the cheque to us. Kindly indicate “BL 35th Anniversary”or “Elderly BL 35th Lunch” at the back of the cheque.
以支票付款，请把支票开给”Buddhist Research Society”，并在支票后面注明捐赠给“弱势年长者”。
The Buddhist Library reserve the rights to change or cancel any part of the programme due to unforeseen circumstances. No cancellations will be accepted.
Guest of Honour: Associate Professor Fatimah Lateef, MP of Marine Parade GRC
Assoc Prof Fatimah Lateef received her education at the Convent of the Holy Infant Jesus, Temasek Junior College and then at the National University of Singapore. She is currently senior consultant at the Dept of Emergency Medicine, Singapore General Hospital and Associate Professor at the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine and Dukes- NUS Graduate Medical School. Her other portfolios include Senior Tutor, Special Studies Module, NUS, Chairman, National Taskforce on Prehospital Care Medicine, MOH, Director of Undergraduate Training in Emergency Medicine, SGH, part-time Senior Clinical Lecturer at Nanyang Polytechnic, Senior Clinical Tutor for Masters in Nursing, MOH and NUS and many others.
Guest Performer: Neil Chua, Ruan (阮) Instrumentalist, Composer (Ruanatworkz)
Graduated from the prestigious Shanghai Conservatory of Music, Neil is the first and youngest musician of the Conservatory to receive a Master Degree in Music – Ruan (阮). Currently a permanent resident in Singapore, Neil is the Founder of Ruanatworkz Musical Arts, a non-profit Society in Singapore which promotes traditional culture, music, art and other form of traditional values. Neil is also the first musician to be invited to represent Malaysia to participate in the highly acclaimed OneBeat, which is a U.S. State Department’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs exchange programme in 2014 whereby he had the opportunity to interact, educate and promote Ruan (阮) to students and musicians from around the world in the United States of America.
Buddhist Craft Artist: Chen Jian Ping