Shadow column

2016-04-27 06:00

THE Greytown Gazette publishes a Shadow Column at the end of each month to list events to come throughout the year. The objective is to notify the public of what events are scheduled to take place, or about to, in order to avoid, as far as possible, “double dating” - that is, two events on the same day which could create problems not only for the organisers, but also for the public. An appeal therefore goes out to all schools, churches, NGOs, sports bodies, clubs, etc., to submit dates and event details to the Greytown Gazette for publication as soon as possible.


27: Freedom Day


1/2: Worker’s Day

7/8: Greytown MTB Classic

8: Greytown Firetower trail

13/14: Hermannsburg 160th birthday Schulfest weekend

25/26: Senior Citizen Centre open days


16: Youth Day

25: Potjie competition - Beehive

26: Schools close


18: Schools reopen


9: National Women’s Day

13: Arcadia lucky draw

26: NG Kerk bazaar

29: Wembley golf day


10: Hermannsnburg church bazaar

11/12: Wembley Founder’s Day and duck derby

24: Heritage Day

30: Schools close


10: Schools reopen for fourth term

29: Arcadia bazaar


7: Schools close

7: Carol service and moonlight market

16: Day of Reconciliation

21: Final Greytown Gazette 2016


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