Saturday, February 12, 2011

First Committee Meeting in 2011

PSMCS has scheduled its first meeting on February 20, 2011 at the office of the Vice President to discuss among others the activities for 2011 including the Annual General Meeting, Warkah PSM and Journal Publication and brief the Committee what transpired at the Courtesy Call to its Advisor on February 10, 2011 as well as the Courtesy Call to the Director of Sabah Muzium scheduled in February 2011 after the 23rd.

Courtesy Call To Advisor

PSMCS Committee made a courtesy call to its Advisor who is also the Sabah Minister of Tourism, YB Datuk Hj Masidi Manjun on February 10,2011 at 2.30pm, presenting him his life membership card and certificate as his letter of appointment as the Historical Society Advisor. The President briefed him about the Society's activities including the 3rd Malaysia-Indoneisa Dialogue held at Johor Bahru and the Talk on Historical Tourism at UMS and Storytelling at KYS Animation House. The Minister made an on the spot approval for a RM10,000 grant to the Society to enable them to continue with the Warkah PSM Publication as well as the Historical Journal. The Minister as supportive of their request for a permanent place to carry on their activities and the Society will be following this with the Sabah Muzium. That will be the Society's first 'Anjung Sejarah' in Kota Kinabalu, thanks to the support of its Advisor. The Minister advised that the Historical Society showcase the Sabah's ethnic groups starting with the Cocos Community at the Sabah Muzium event scheduled in May 2011.