Hong Kong Pre-School Playgroups Association: closing down sale of play items at HKPPA Resources Centre, 2/F East Wing, 12 Borrett Road, Mid-levels. Monday, Wednesday, Friday mornings 10am-1pm until end of October. Call 2523 1611 or 2523 2599.
Yew Chung Children's House and Kindergarten: complimentary story time for children 18 months to three years. In English or Chinese. 29 Kent Road, Kowloon Tong. Weekly, from Wednesday until October 29. 1.30pm-2.30 pm. Tel 2338 0264, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or view www.ycef.com/hongkong
Paragon Educational Centre - Saturday Book Club: comics and cartoons. Children 5-11 welcome. 2/F, 111 Leighton Road, Causeway Bay, next Saturday, 12.30pm-1.30pm.Non-members $20, registration required. Tel 2838 1220, e-mail Agnes at email@example.com
West Island School open evening: 250 Victoria Road, Pokfulam. Prospective students and parents welcome. Tuesday, 6.30pm-8.30pm. Tel 2819 1962 or visit www.wis.edu.hk
English after-school support programme for SLD children: three-hour weekly courses. Pathways Learning Centre, Room 502, Tung Ying Building, TST. Starts Monday. October 6. Tel 2870 1377 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Visiting Professor's Lecture Series: The Confucian commentary on Yijing in Ma Wang Dui silk books, organised by CityU, Room R6143, 6/F, Amenities Building, CityU Chinese Civilisation Centre. Monday, 4.30-6.30pm. In Putonghua. Tel 2194 2477
Chinese Civilisation Lecture Series. Cultural Underpinnings of the Origin of Silk: organised by the Chinese Civilisation Centre. Room R6143, 6/F, Amenities Building, CityU. Monday, 2.30pm-4.30pm. In Putonghua. Tel 2194 2477.
Research Seminar: Family-supportive Work Environment and Perceived Organisational Support in Sub-Saharan Africa: Mechanisms and Outcomes, organised by the Department of Management, CityU. Room G7534, 7F, Academic Building, CityU. Thursday, 3pm-4pm. In English. Tel 2788 7977.
Visiting Professor's Lecture Series: (1) Significance of New Bamboo Slip Texts Found in Guodian: organised by CityU CCC. Room R6143, 6/F Amenities Building, CityU. Thursday, from 10.30am-12.30pm. In Putonghua. Tel 2194 2477. (2) Pantheon of the Kushan Dynasty: Same venue, 2.30pm-4.30pm. Tel 2194 2477.
Executive Certificate Course in Developing Global Leadership for the 21st Century: organised by the HKPC, Caroline Centre, 6/F, 2-38 Yun Ping Road, Causeway Bay. Now until November 1, 5.30pm. $4,500. Call Carrie at 2788 6144.
Professional Training in Balanced Scorecard for Executives: one-day courses by HKPC, 78 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong. Wednesdays until October 15. $1,800. Tel 2788 5332.
Professional Development Workshops: Market Segmentation and Business Positioning, organised by the HKPC, Kowloon Tong. Last day, Friday. $1,250. Tel 2788 5367.
Arts in Our Lives: lecture series organised by Millennium Education Associates and Kwang Hwa Information and Culture Centre: speakers Professor Leo Lee Ou-fan, artists Chang Tsong-zung and Dominic M.K. Lam. 40/F Pacific Place, Tower One. Monday, 2.30pm-4.30pm and thereafter Saturdays from 6.30pm to 8.30pm until November 8, $100 per lecture, $50 for students. Reservations needed. Tel 2890 1291.
Computer Music Days at the School of Creative Media: screening and mini-concert of works organised by CityU SCM. Wei Hing Theatre, 6/F Academic Building, CityU. Monday, 6.45pm. Tel 2788 8049.
Impressions of the Heartland? A Fusion of Colour, Light and Form: 60 new works by Australian artist Suzanne Lindhorst, Pao Gallery, 4th Floor, Hong Kong Arts Centre, Wan Chai, from Wednesday until October 15.
Art Exhibition of Alumni: organised by the School of Continuing Studies, CUHK. SCS Central Learning Centre, Unit A, 1/F, Bank of America Tower, Central. Tuesday until October 30. Monday to Friday 9am-7pm, Saturdays 9am-5pm. Call 3111 7222.
Send listings to Ian Watson, Education, 16/F, Somerset House, Taikoo Place, 979 King's Road, Quarry Bay. Fax 2811 1048, e-mail email@example.com. Deadline is noon Tuesday.