31 August 2013

Gentle reminder: rounding up of ticket order for Residents' Day 2013

Dear Residents,

A gentle reminder that we would be rounding up the ticket orders for the Residents' Day 2013 as well as for Chinese Garden by this Sunday, 1 September 2013!

For those who are interested, please fill up the order form (attached to the flyer) which has been dropped in your mailbox, and drop it in the 117 Corporation Walk mailbox.



The Lakeside Grove Neighbourhood Committee

26 August 2013

Calling all residents to join us for our Residents' Day 2013


To sign up for the event, please fill up the form that has been dropped off in your mailbox by 31 August 2013, and put it in the mailbox of 117 Corporation Walk. Thank you.

Key Highlights:
- FITNESS CLINIC.   Workout with a professional trainer. Learn right way to use equipment and how each machine helps you.  Limited spaces. Register below!

- TREASURE HUNT for all ages. Bonus prizes for teams with seniors or neighbour!
- TAKE INSTANT POLAROIDS with family and friends      
- CRAFT activities. Make your own Lantern, and other crafts
- SEE our very own MANY STORIES, ONE SINGAPORE LED model

- DENGUE update by NEA
- BICYCLE and HOME SECURITY by police.  Bring your bicycle to be tagged!

- PICNIC at the garden, YOU bring POTLUCK to share. WE provide BBQ.
- DURIAN FEAST, plus mangosteens, rambutans.

-LANTERN WALK to Chinese Garden.
-VISIT MID AUTUMN FESTIVAL at CHINESE GARDEN that evening at special rate of S$3 each.  (UP: S$12). Only available to residents joining our event.

Schedule of Activities
Time
Activity
Venue
5pm to 6pm
Treasure Hunt
Fitness Area and Playground
5pm to 6pm
Fitness Clinic
Fitness Area
5pm to 8pm
Bicycle tagging
Playground
6pm
6pm to 8pm
Dengue Update
Polaroid picture taking
Playground
Playground
6pm to 8pm
Lantern Making/ Craft activities
Playground
6pm to 8pm
BBQ, Pot Luck and Fruits party
Playground
8pm
Lantern Walk to Chinese Garden
Park Connector

Potluck
In order to create more spice and diversity, please  contribute to the Pot Luck event.  Each contribution should be enough for 5 people.  Here is a suggested list (but feel free to bring other food  items if you wish)

Main dishes
Finger food
Desserts/ Drinks
Fried rice
Noodles
Nuggets
Agar agar / jelly
Fish - fried/ grilled/sambal
Satay
Fishball 
Mooncakes
Salad
Tauhu telur
Sausages 
Ice cream
Mixed vegetables
Sweet corn
Chicken wing
Cocktail drinks
Curry chicken 
Mutton rendang
Samosa 
Green tea
Indian rojak
Roti prata
Goreng pisang


How Can I Help? Let us know
·         Queue management
·         Local fruits lore – opening durians, housekeeping.
·         Site decoration
 
Please email lakesidegrove@yahoo.com.sg  if  there are any questions about the event.

各位居民,
我们将在九月七日(星期六),在我们附近的游乐场还有健身场所举办一个居民活动。我们为您安排了很多有趣的节目,包括一个晚餐聚会!为了要晚餐聚会更丰富,请大家带一些美味的佳肴,并在第一页的表格填您想要帶来的食物。除了这些节目,参加这个活动的居民能有特别优惠,特价($3)购买裕华园中秋灯会门票。有兴趣者,请在第一页的表格填一下您要购买多少个门票。谢谢。
We would like to thank the following organisations for their support in this event:


21 August 2013

Excerpts from Prime Minister’s National Day Rally 2013

Dear Residents,

Here are the excerpts from Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong's National Day Rally 2013.


Dear Residents


TOGETHER, OUR NEW WAY FORWARD
(Excerpts from Prime Minister’s National Day Rally 2013)


We will do more to support the individual and the community through:

- Giving every citizen a fair share of our nation’s success (e.g. housing);
- Strengthening our safety nets to care for all (e.g. health);
- Keeping pathways upwards open to all (e.g. education)

AFFORDABLE HOUSING
  -More grants for lower income families to own a Home
  -Affordable homes through stable BTO prices

INCLUSIVE HEALTHCARE
-Community Health Assistance Scheme (CHAS) – NO minimum age
-More subsidies for lower and middle income patients at Specialist Outpatient Clinics
-NEW “Medishield Life”. To cover every Singaporean for life, including those with pre-existing conditions.
-Pioneer Generation Package to care for those who helped built our country

OPEN EDUCATION OPPORTUNITIES
-P1 Registration: At least 40 places reserved in every school for children with no prior connections.
-PSLE Score: Wider bands like ‘O’ and ‘A’ levels to reduce excessive competition.
-Broaden admissions categories to ensure that top secondary schools stay open to students from all backgrounds.

We will continue to invest in our future. We can achieve as ONE united people.
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亲爱的居民

同心协力,迈向我们新的前进方向
(摘自总理国庆群众大会2013 演说)

我们会做更多,以通过以下方面支持个人和社区:

ü 赋予每位公民机会,公平分享我们国家的成功(例如住房);
ü 加强我们的安全网,以照顾所有的新加坡人(例如健康);
ü 保持向上,开放机会给所有的新加坡人(例如教育)

负担得起的住屋
v 更多补助给予低收入家庭拥有自己的家。
v 通过稳定预购组屋价格,提供负担得起的住屋。

全面医疗保健
v 社保援助计划- 没有年龄底限
v 更多补贴给予中低收入患者在专科门诊诊所就医。

v 新的终身健保双全 为每位新加坡人
终身保险,包括那些以前存有附带条件的
的人。

v 建国前辈配套 关心那些帮助建设我国的新加坡前

开放教育机会
v 小一入学:每个学校至少预留40个学额给那些与学校没有联系的孩子​​
v 小六汇考成绩:“O”“A”水准一样,
采取更宽广的积分组别,以减少过度竞争。

v 拓宽招生类别以确保顶尖中学向来自
各种不同背景的学生开放



我们将继续投资于我们的未来。我们可以实现一个民族,一个新加坡。



Para Penduduk

BERSAMA, KITA MENUJU KE ARAH BARU
(Petikan Ucapan Perdana Menteri di Rapat Umum Hari Kebangsaan 2013)

Kami akan memberi lebih banyak sokongan buat individu dan masyarakat menerusi:

ü Memberi semua warga negara pembahagian kejayaan negara yang sama rata (seperti perumahan);
ü Pengukuhan jaringan keselamatan supaya prihatin kepada semua (seperti kesihatan);
ü Mengekalkan laluan terbuka ke tahap yang lebih tinggi kepada semua (seperti pelajaran).

PERUMAHAN YANG BERPATUTAN
v Lebih banyak geran bantuan buat keluarga berpendapatan rendah untuk memilliki Rumah
v Rumah-rumah yang berharga berpatutan menerusi harga BTO yang stabil.
PENJAGAAN KESIHATAN YANG MENYELURUH
v Skim Bantuan Kesihatan Masyarakat [Community Health Assistance Scheme (CHAS)] – TIADA umur minima
v Lebih subsidi bagi pesakit-pesakit yang berpendapatan rendah dan sederhana di Klinik-Klinik Pakar Pesakit Luar
v “Medishield Life” BARU. Untuk meliputi semua warga Singapura untuk seumur hidup, termasuk mereka yang sedang mengalami keadaan pra sedia ada
v Pakej Generasi Perintis untuk menjaga mereka yang telah membantu membina negara kita

PELUANG PELAJARAN TERBUKA
v Pendaftaran P1: Sekurang-kurangnya 40 tempat dikhaskan di setiap sekolah bagi kanak-kanak yang tiada hubungan sebelumnya dengan sekolah tersebut.
v Markah PSLE: Anggaran yang lebih luas seperti peringkat ‘O’ dan ‘A’ untuk mengurangkan persaingan yang berlebihan.
v Kategori-kategori kemasukan yang luas bagi memastikan sekolah-sekolah menengah yang cemerlang dibuka untuk murid-murid daripada semua lapisan masyarakat.



Kami akan meneruskan pelaburan untuk masa  hadapan. Kami boleh menjadi rakyat yang BERSATU padu.

07 August 2013

Ticket Sales for One Community Walk 2013

Dear Residents, 

Taman Jurong Community Sports Club will be organising the One Community Walk 2013, a national-level briskwalking activity that encourages residents of all ages and fitness levels to participate!

Starting venue: Taman Jurong CC Foyer
Date: Sunday, 25 August 2013 
Time: Registration commences at 7.45am, and warm up starts at 8.15am.


Tickets are sold at $2 each, and each resident is entitled to a refreshment pack and t-shirt for their participation.
Interested residents, kindly email lakesidegrove@yahoo.com.sg or contact 97391380. Our Lakeside Grove Neighbourhood Committee would help to do a block registration as Lakeside Grove team.

See you there!


The Lakeside Neighbourhood Committee