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) religious Hi’s Place Developing Centre: Will have a prayer service for the sick on 6 and 20 December at 6pm. Every Sunday there is a service at 9am. The venue is past Greenbushes at the entrance of Sovereign Foods (big green buildings). For more info contact Christo at 082 515 2294.

North-End Methodist Church: Will have a Bazaar on 5 December from 9am at 26 Bagshaw Street, North-End. Cakes, puddings, pancakes, boerewors rolls, curry and rice, slap chips, gifts, arts, crafts, jumble sale, books, plants, traditional (African food) will be for sale. There will also be an an auction. Contact Duncan at 084 735 4013.

St Martin’s Presbyterian Church: A Courtyard Tearoom is open on Fridays from 10am till noon at the church in Great West Way Road, Kabega Park. For more info contact Kathy at 041 360 4712.

Centenary Methodist Church: Will have a Carol Service on 6 December at 7pm at the church in Edward Street, Richmond Hill. For more info contact 041 582 2807.

) clubs Birdlife EC: A Saturday morning outing to Settlers Park will take place on 5 December. Target birds: Collared Sunbird and Knysna Woodpecker. Non-birders welcome. Meet at 8am at the How Avenue car park. For more info contact Andy Nixon at 079 587 5110. PLEASE NOTE: The next bird outing by Birdlife EC will be on 16 January 2016.

1820 Settlers’ Association: Calendars for 2016 containing 12 beautiful photographs of the Eastern Cape with “Greetings from Port Elizabeth” on the cover are now on sale. The photos are sure to entice people to vist or re-visit our part of the world! The cost is R75 per calendar. Contact Heather at 041 581 4031.

Friends of the Linton Grange Library: Will be having a Book Sale at the library on 5 December from 8am to 11.30am. All books sold at R5 each. Come stock up for the holidays. For more info contact Anne at 041 360 0797.

Mill Park Bowling Club: Mill Park Bowling Club will be hosting an Open Day for bowlers on 16 December from 8.30am followed by a bring-and-braai. Braai packs will be available at R25 each. Interested new bowlers are very welcome. For info contact Lionel Weetman at 083 955 2839.

Westering Neighbourhood watch: The next meeting is tonight (2 December) at 6.30pm for 7pm at the Dutch Reformed Church PE Sonheuwels, Bougainvillea Drive. For info contact Wanja at 082 444 7215.

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Food Shed: The next Food Shed is on 4 December from 5pm to 9.30pm at the Sherwood Garden Centre, Walker Drive. Live entertainment by Yet-a-Gen. Come rain or shine, bring friends and family and come dine. Contact Liesel at 082 696 5845.

Christmas Shop: Riette Wilken from House of Bakes will show some amazing ideas that you can do with chocolates and fun things to do for children. Bookings essential at the Christmas Shop. R75 pp includes refreshments. All proceeds in aid of Thamsanqa Family Restoration Services. For more info contact evy@iafrica.com.

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Jannie du Toit: Tree op by Happy Hippo (Seekoeirivier) op 5 Desember om 6nm. Vooraf peuselborde kan bestel word. Vir meer inligting kontak 083 287 4378.

Golden Oldies: St Vincent Catholic Church will be having a Golden Oldies on 5 December from 8pm at West End Community Hall. DJ Manozay will be in attendance. Tickets cost R35. For more info contact Jocinda at 083 999 4541.

Carol Evening: The annual 9 Lessons and Carol Evening service of St Katharine Anglican Church (Klipkerk) in Uitenhage will take place on 6 December at 6pm. The Congregation will be entertained by the Despatch Men’s Choir, organ-recital by Liesel Murphy and also well-known singers, Karina Pattinson, Hazel Swanepoel and Ilza and Kelly Hansen. For more info contact Jo Vermaak at 083 898 7334.

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