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Eckankar: The PE Satsang Society, a Chartered Affiliate of ECKANKAR, will host a Community HU Song on 22 August at 3pm at the Life Chiropractic and Wellness Centre, 169 Fordyce Road, Walmer. Contact 072 285 3470.

St Peter’s Congregational Church: Charity shop and stalls open on 1 August from 9am to 1pm at 42 Walter Road, Charlo. Lots of bargains up for grabs. Stalls available at R30. Donations of any unwanted goods welcome. Weekly church services are on Sundays at 9am.For more info contact Dr Derrick Derbyshire at 041 368 2207.

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.


Birdlife EC: The Saturday morning outing to Sleepy Hollow and Maitland Mouth will take place on 22 August. Target birds: Dark-backed Weaver, Knysna Woodpecker, Narina Trogon. Meet at 6.30am at West Street, Newton Park opposite Schultz’s. Contact Andy Nixon at 079 587 5110.

Baakens Valley Preservation Trust: Will host a guided circular walk on 22 August at 9am along a new route in the Sunridge area of the Baakens Valley. The walk is varied with a wet crossing or two. Meet at the bottom of Hawthorne Ave. There is off street parking and there will be rangers to assist. Contact Gwynneth 0834078178.

Teddy Bear and Craft Guild: Will be holding their monthly meeting on 22 August at 2pm at the St John the Baptist’s Church, Walmer. They will start a new project of a Russian bear where they will also be taught how to do needle felting. Visitors welcome. For more info contact Ursula Kilian at 083 306 9222.

BNI Success: Meets every Wednesday from 7.15am to 9am at Café Capellini, Cape Road. BNI is a business and professional networking organisation which allows one representative from each profession to join. The sole purpose of the group is to give its members more business. For more info or to book contact Wayne Cherry at 041 373 7989.


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

Happydale Hope Centre: Happydale Hope Centre for mentally challenged adults will be hosting its AGM on 22 August at 2pm for 2.3pm at the centre (corner of Kobus and Beetlestone Roads, Gelvandale). For more info contact Franklin Smith at 076 933 2158.

Health talk: Dr Gillian Nutt will discuss the role of diet in the prevention of cancer and other diseases at the ACT Centre, Walmer on 22 August from 2.30pm to 4pm. Nutritional assistance will be shared in order to help to improve quality of life in general. A donation of R30 will be appreciated. Tea and coffee will be served. Contact Gillian at 041 365 5256.


Sylvan Belle Country Market: A Port Elizabeth-based artisanal market will be held at Bloomingdales, 145 Main Road, Walmer on 29 August from 9am to 3pm. All foodies, craft shoppers and music lovers are invited for an outing suited for the whole family. For more info contact Lynn or Lauren at 076 124 2420 or info@sylvanbelle.co.za.

Merryvale Fete: The Merryvale School for Specialised Education will have their fete at the school in Alan Drive, Mangold Park, on 5 September from 9am. There will be lots of fun for young and old. Also on offer will be many food and other stalls, a white elephant stand, Harley Davidson exhibition and Children’s Corner. Various bands will entertain the patrons. For more information contact 041 367 1957.

Golf Day: The 9th Annual Arcadia Moravian Church Golf Day will take place on 29 August from 6.30am at the Kragga Kamma Golf course. For more info contact Charles Sinclair at 082 459 8379.

Wow Women’s festival: To celebrate Women’s month and breastfeeding month will take place at King’s Court on 29 August from 9am to 1pm. Entrance free. There will be lots of educational goodies, stalls and freebies.

ADHD Awareness High Tea: Aloe Pharmacy is hosting a charity high tea in aid of Cheshire Homes Summerstrand and Cape Recife School on 29 August at 3pm in the Cape Recife School Hall. Dr John Wickens will discuss ADHD awareness. Tickets are R100 per person and only 150 are available. For bookings or more info contact 041 581 4161.


Golden Oldies: A Friends meet Friends Golden Oldies with DJ Mano-Zay will take place on 22 August from 8pm at the Malabar Hall. For more info contact Milly at 061 629 6057.

Live Smooth Jazz Music: By Urban Legends every Sunday for the Family Lunch from 1pm to 4pm at Memories Bistro at 168 Circular Drive, Lorraine. For more info contact 041 368 2884

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