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) religious Centre of Spiritual Studies: Services take place on Sundays and Tuesdays at 10.30am at 489 Cape Road, Westering. Spiritual Healing is given before the service and at other times by appointment. For more info contact 062 259 0261.

)clubs Hiking: The Voetsac Hiking Club runs both weekend hikes and day walks on a regular basis. Longer hikes are held several times a year. The day walks are held on Saturdays. The club holds a monthly social meeting on the third Wednesday of each month at 7pm at the German Club, Lorraine St, Lorraine (just off Circular Drive). Information about the current programme can be obtained from: Trevor Lloyd 041 368 3761 (all hours). For further information, visit www.voetsachikingclub.co.za.

AACL Charity Shop: Do you have anything in your home which you don’t need, you don’t use anymore or don’t wear? The Animal Anti-Cruelty League is in need of second hand goods for its charity shop, The Bargain Box, in 9th Avenue Shopping Centre, Main Road, Walmer. Any unwanted saleable items such as books, clothes, jewellery, crockery, linen, kitchenware, ornaments, toys, etc. are welcome. Donations can be collected. For more info contact 041 581 2852.

Friends of the Art Museum: The AGM will take place on March 23 at 6pm at the Art Museum in Central. Thereafter a music and art trivia evening will take place with an introduction by local comic legend Roland Gaspar. The Music and Art Trivia is R180 per table (maximum of 6 people per table). Participants will receive a free bottle of red or white wine per table and free membership to the Friends. To RSVP contact 041 506 2000 or artmuseum@mandelametro.gov.za. Proposals for additional committee members are welcome, forms available on request.

)support groups Arthritis Foundation: Rheumatoid Arthritis - Is Remission Possible? An awareness morning will take place at the St Johns Anglican Church Hall, Walmer, on March 31 at 9.30pm. The guest speaker will be Dr Jenny Potts. To RSVP contact Jeanette at 041 365 1419 or e-mail jeanette@arthritis.org.za.

Friends of Motor Neuron Disease Association: Will have their monthly get-together on May 5 at the Old Grey Club, Mount Croix, at 10.15am. The guest speaker will be relaxation therapist Jenny Rayment from Port Alfred, who will discuss the topic: “A new normal that is manageable and realistic’. For further information contact Gaynor at 079 591 2148 or email friendsofmnd@gmail.com.

Alzheimer’s Eastern Cape: Invites family members/caregivers residing in the greater Mount Road area to attend regular support group meetings on the last Tuesday of the month. The next meeting is on March 29 at the ACVV offices, Poplar Avenue, Steytler Township (near Mercantile Hospital), at 5pm. For more info contact Linda Swartz at 082 785 5574.

Cancer Fighters Educational Support Group: Sharing helpful information, success stories and assisting with natural, healthy, alternative treatment options. For more info contact Diane at 084 824 0807 or email

)general Boot Sale: The Knights of Da Gama will hold the Saturday Sale on March 26 at the Sacred Heart Church Grounds, Cape Road, Kabega Park (entrance opposite Makro). There will be crafts, home industry, bric a brac, clothes, books and more on sale. Stallholders arrive at 7am and the buying public at 8am. All sellers and buyers welcome. Weather permitting. Contact Colin at 083 204 5791.

Art in the Park: Will be held on March 27 from 9am to 2pm at St George’s Park. Arts and crafts, collectables, plants and food will be on sale. There will also be fun for the kids. For new stalls, contact Maureen Olivier at 072 245 4926.

)entertainment Oldies Party: There will be an Oldies Party and Live Performance at the Malabar Hall on 1 April. Dj Leo and Master V will provide the entertainment. Admission is R30. Contact Keith at 083 762 9959.

Easter Sunday Oldies: Friends meet Friends will host an Easter Sunday Oldies on March 27 at the Malabar Hall from 8pm. DJ Mano-Zay will provide the entertainment. For more info contact Milly at 061 629 6057.

Win-A-Car Draw: The Win-A-Car Draw at Bingo Royale PE will take place on March 26 at 9pm. Free entertainment by Patrick Lindoor from 8pm to 11pm.

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