2016-03-30 06:00


* I heart PMB market will take place on Sunday, 3 April at Ascot Bush Lodge from 10am to 4pm.

* The SPCA Pietermaritzburg Village Market takes place every Wednesday and Saturday from 8 am to 12pm. Outside stallholders welcome. Phone 033 386 9267.

* The Pietermaritzburg Farmers’ Market on Saturdays from 6am to 10am at the PMB Botanical Gardens in Mayors Walk. Inquiries: Mike at 082 886 0687

* The YMCA Sunday Market takes place on the first and last Sunday of every month at the YMCA, Scottsville, from 9am to 3pm (weather permitting). Phone Jenny at 073 500 1244.

* Thursday market from 6.30 am to 10 am in Princess Margaret Avenue. Inquiries: Roger at 083 513 3227.


Grease, hosted by Starlight Cinema and Entertainment at The Secret Garden and The Boma in Pietermaritzburg, will be shown on 1 April. Gates open at 6.30pm and the movie starts at around 7.30pm, depending on light. Bring blankets, picnic baskets and chairs for a great movie night under the stars. Tickets are R50 for adults, R40 for pensioners and children 12 and under, and children under three get in free.

To secure your seat, tickets can be booked online through web tickets. Secure parking is available. Snacks will be sold at the event. Please note this event is weather-dependent. For more information, contact Peter­ Heyns at 071 446 1554 or Ashleigh Heyns at 082 370 6154.


The Pietermaritzburg Sanathan ved Dharam Sabha will be hosting its Ramayan celebrations starting from 8 to 15 April at its shrine 123 Bombay Road, Northdale 6pm. The Sabha will be hosting a variety of guest speakers who are well versed on the Ramayan to deliver a short discourse on each day. For more information contact Rajesh Ramharak at 082 452 9517 or email r.ramharak

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