What’s on in PMB

2016-06-15 06:00

Longest Day race

The 21st Longest Day race will again be hosted by Collegians Harriers Club at the club. It is a 12-hour track race for runners and walkers. A specially designed medal will be presented to all runners who complete a minimum of 80kms and walkers who complete a minimum of 60kms in the allocated 12 hours. The day itself is a wonderful opportunity for family members to support their loved ones and enjoy a day outdoors. This year the race will be held on 6 August at 7am. The race is sponsored by Kings Academy in Amanzimtoti. Entries for the race closes on Saturday, 23 July or when 150 entries have been received. Entry is R400. For more information, contact the race office at 082 750 0822 or Les Burnard at 082 336 7244 or Chantelle Van Zyl at 082 213 4852.

KZN’s Got Talent

THE Gay and Lesbian Network (GLN) is hosting KZN’s Got Talent and is inviting everyone to audition. This event is part of the build-up to the network’s main event, The Pink Mynah Festival in October and is sponsored by the Department of Arts and Culture and endorsed by Tourism KZN and the Msunduzi Pietermaritzburg Tourism Association. Auditions will be held on 18 and 19 June at the Pietermaritzburg Tourism Hub, at 280 Langalibalele Street between 9am and 4pm. Entrance is R50 for individuals and R100 for a group. Audition: Your audition may not exceed two minutes. Any act that exceeds two minutes will be stopped. Dancers must bring their own music on a CD, singers must bring a backing track, musicians must bring own equipment, and variety acts must take health and safety into account. You can win your share of R10 000, whether you sing, dance, play an instrument or have other entertaining talents. The final talent show will be held on 25 June at the Pietermaritzburg City Hall. For more information, phone 033 342 6165, email in fo@gaylesbian.org.za or visit www.gayles bian.org.za

Youth Day events

The Africa Connect And Beyound Ministers Forum will be hosting an event to commemorate National Youth Day at Hillview Sports Grounds, Newholmes from 8am to 4pm.

This event will be used as a platform to address the issues facing the community especially the youth including HIV and AIDS, drugs, alcohol, suicide, teenage pregnancies, among other social ills. There will be praise and worship with song and dance and other fun activities for everyone. Admission is free.

Israel Generation will be hosting a Youth Day celebration in Woodlands. There will be talent shows, soccer tournaments, show and shine for cars, family races and much more for all to enjoy. Registration begins at 7am. For more information contact Fernando at 073 081 9026.

SPCA 1000 Paws walk

The SPCA 1000 Paws walk, presented by Sunday Tribune, will take place on 10 July at Hilton College from 8.30am to 12pm. Best SPCA dog owner and/or dog look alike competition. Other prizes, events for the children, food stalls and more will be available.

Face of KZN

The fourth Face of KZN Model Search Contest is calling for entries from young people of KZN. The contest is open to males and females between the ages of 18 and 35, who are at school, college, university or working. They must not be engaged, married or pregnant and be living in KZN. Send your name, surname, age, cell number, location, height, waist size, bust or chest size, shoe size, eyes and hair colour and three recent clear photos in full length, head and shoulders and swimwear via Whatsapp at 073 356 3737. No collage photos are allowed. Do not wear glasses in your photos and make sure your photos are not older than three months. Entries close on 30 June. The 30 finalists will be informed via WhatsApp, SMS and Facebook on 1 July. Photos of all 30 finalists will be published on Facebook and the public will have a chance to vote for their favourite contestant. For more information find Face of KZN on Facebook.

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