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) religious Hi’s Place Developing Centre: Will have a Healing Service on October 21 at 18:00. Every Sunday there is a service at 09:00 and a Youth Service at 14:30 as well. All are welcome. They are located in Old Cape Road, 2km from the Wedgewood Golf Course. Contact Christo at 082 515 2294.

Die Gemeentes van Christus Familiekerk: Die gemeente by Smartstraat 3 in Sydenham se dienste vind elke Sondag om 09:00 en 18:30 plaas. Hulle het ook ’n oggend biduur elke Dinsdag om 10:00 en ’n gemeente biduur elke Woensdag om 19:00. Kontak dgvcsydenham@gmail.com.

Grace Church: Presents the Grace Doctrine series at 59 5th Ave Newton Park every Sunday at 09:00. For more info contact 041 367 1000.

Lighthouse Mercy Ministries: Is in urgent need of donations of good quality warm blankets for the needy, as well as good quality clothing and shoes for all ages. Also consider donating any household items. Contact 082 978 0099.

) clubs Birdlife EC: Will go to Seekoei Nature Reserve at Paradise Beach on October 14. Meet at 06:00 at Schultz’s in West Street, Newton Park. Target birds: western osprey, African fish eagle and bar-tailed godwit. Each passenger’s petrol cost is R80. Contact Cliff Hopkins at 082 784 3242.

1820 Settlers’ Association: Will have a video morning at 136 Villiers Road, Walmer, on October 10. The cost is R25 for members and R35 for non-members. They will also present a talk by Colin and Lynnette Urquhart about their trip to Singapore, on October 24. The cost is R35 per person. Bookings can be made with Laura at 041 581 4031.

EP Bonsai Society: Will have a meeting at the Sherwood Garden Centre in Walker Drive on October 13 at 13:45 for 14:00. Guest bonsai fundi Shawn Murphy from Durban will give a talk and demo on ficus. There is free advice from senior growers on problem trees. Non-members are welcome for a donation of R10, which includes refreshments. Contact Jenny at 083 999 1058.

East Cape Watercolour Association: Will hose a DVD and crit session at Wesley Gardens Hall, Methodist Homes in Greenshields Park on October 17 at 09:30. Coffee will be served. Visitors are welcome. Contact Sheree at 083 397 5410.

International Watercolour Society SA: Has called for entries from all water media artists for their Johannesburg exhibition to be held on October 19. IWSSA memberships is free. Entries closed on October 1. Anyone interested in joining IWSSA or submitting for the exhibition can visit the International Watercolor Society SA Facebook page or contact Sheree Young at 083 397 5410.

CMR Port Elizabeth: Christelik Maatskaplike Raad PE will host a golf day at PE Golf Club on November 16 from 10:30. The competition is Betterball Stableford. The cost is R250 per person. A prize-giving will also take place at 18:00 and includes a meal. Bookings can be made with the office at 041 484 3554.

AACL Charity Shop: The Bargain Box charity shop, which supports the Animal Anti-Cruelty League, is desperately in need of donations. Household items, such as clothing, bric-a-brac, household goods, jewellery, books, linen and more would be greatly appreciated. The shop is located in 9th Avenue Shopping Centre, Walmer. It is open on weekdays from 09:00 to 16:00 and on Saturdays from 09:00 to 12:00. Contact 041 581 2852.

) support groups Diabetes Support Group (PE Branch): Will have their next meeting at the Caritas Service Centre in West Street, Newton Park, on October 10 at 19:30. Dietician Felicity Raw will speak about ‘Eat Well and Enjoy Life’. Contact Martin at 082 579 9059.

The Parkinson’s Support Group: Will have a meeting in the St John’s Anglican Church Hall on the corner of 8th Avenue and Church Road in Walmer on October 11 at 10:00. Nadja Fredericks will speak about her experience and insights gained in the field of dementia and Alzheimer’s. Contact Barbara Hill at 083 728 3884.

) general Victoria Park High School: Will host their annual spring concert in the Blake School Hall on October 12 at 19:00. Patrons are invited to bring along their own refreshments and enjoy the performance by Victoria Park High School’s music department. Tickets are R30 per person for tables and R20 for seats. Contact Sharon at 041 508 6412.

Verkoping: ’n Verkoping van klere, linne, breekware en dit-en-dat sal op 13 Oktober vanaf 07:30 by die braai area van die ACVV Retha van der Merwe-aftreeoord, 112 Dykeweg, Algoapark, plaasvind. Kontak Monica by 072 629 4681.

Boot Sale: Christ Church in Kamma Park/Lorraine will have their monthly car boot sale at 44 Longway Avenue in Lorraine on October 13 from 08:00 to 11:00. All buyers and sellers are welcome. The cost to sellers is R20. Contact Cathy at 072 933 4450.

Wild Flower Wander Day: The Friends of Van Stadens have their wild flower wander/open day at the Van Stadens Wild Flower Reserve on October 13. There will be a 9km trail run at 08:00 and a 4km trail run at 08:15. Entry is R50 for the 9km run and R30 for the 4km. There will also be a family mountain bike ride t 10:00 for R30. Enter on the day. They will also sell indigenous plants between 09:00 and 13:00. Proceeds will be used for the reserve or to do work in the reserve. For more info contact 083 667 7322.

Mystery Ghost Bus: Will run in Port Elizabeth on October 13 from 19:00 to midnight. Patrons can also book now for the year end parties. Mystery Ghost Bus will include Pub and Grub stops, poltergeists, EVP recordings, dowsing rods, castles, a dark haunted room, graveyards and much more. The cost is R330 per person. Bookings can be made at www.QUICKET.co.za and more info is available at www.mysteryghostbus.co.za.

Breakfast: The “Man of Honour” breakfast will take place at Parkside Church of the Nazarene on October 13 at 08:30. It is a journey to discover a way of life that will inspire men to develop unique character and leadership qualities. The guest speaker is Drummond Robinson, founder of Man of Honour. The cost is R100. Contact Samantha at 041 819 9977.

Flea Market: The Forest Hill community will have a flea market at Protea Place of Safety Children’s Home in Blackthorne Avenue on October 14. For more info contact Ian at 081 468 5077.

Mount Pleasant Flea Market: Will take place at Gilead Full Gospel Church in Athlone Street on October 20 from 08:00 to 15:00. Stalls are still available at R50 and tables can be rented at R50 each. All proceeds will be used to feed the community’s less fortunate. Contact Sean at 082 390 0940.

Art Meander 2018: This year’s art meander will take place from Art on Target in Essexvale on October 26 from 13:00 to 16:00 and on October 27 and 28 from 09:00 to 16:00. Maps are R40 each and will lead participants to various artists’ studios. Demos will also take place throughout the weekend. Painting, pottery, sculptures, drawing, photography and more will be on display. Contact Cindy at cindy@capecomposite.co.za.


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