>> St Benedict School, Hatton Estate Neighbourhood Watch and uThekwane Conservancy have teamed up to do a clean-up of the Umbilo River that runs through the Hatton Estate area in Pinetown on Saturday 13 August from 8am to 10am at Crescent Park, off Underwood Road. Calling residents and the public to assist with this clean-up as together we can make a difference. For more information, contact Jenny on 083 655 3025. Gum boots and gloves are a must. Bags will be supplied for the rubbish. >> Multicultural celebrations for Pinetown - don’t miss the annual Krishna Janamastimi (the appearance of Lord Krishna) celebrations hosted by the International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) at the Pinetown Civic Centre, Saturday 13 August 2016. Chairperson of the Pinetown branch, Prataparuda Das says the annual celebration has entrenched itself in the Pinetown calendar since its inception in the area many years ago. Residents of Pinetown and surrounding areas regardless of race, creed or religious background are encouraged to join in the festivities which include plays, live cultural music song and dance. Whilst the audience is enjoying the celebratory atmosphere, the caterers will be feverishly setting up a free aromatic multi-course buffet in the dining area which guests are encouraged to enjoy to end the evening.Contact Prataparuda das on 076 762 9070 for enquiries.