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) religious ECKANKAR: The PE Satsang Society, a chartered affiliate of ECKANKAR, will host a Sound of Soul event at the Life Chiropractic and Wellness Centre, 169 Fordyce Road, Walmer, on Sunday, January 20, at 11:00. The topic is ‘Animals Are Soul Too’. Contact 063 202 9201.

Hi’s Place Developing Centre: Will have a healing service on Sunday, January 20 at 18:00. Every Sunday there is a service at 09:00 and a youth service at 14:30. 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 clothing for all ages, as well as any household items. Contact 082 978 0099.

) clubs EP Bonsai Society: Will have a meeting at the Sherwood Garden Centre in Walker Drive on Saturday, January 19 at 13:45 for 14:00. Take note of the date change for their monthly meeting for January only. Anyone with a tree they think may be suitable for bonsai is welcome to join the club members. There is free advice from senior growers on problem trees. Beginners and intermediate growers are all catered for. Non-members are welcome for a donation of R10, which includes refreshments. Contact Jenny at 083 999 1058.

Birdlife EC: Will have an all-day outing to Swartkops estuary on Saturday, January 19. The target birds are great sandplover, terek sandpiper, white-winged tern and little tern. The spot is great for rare waders this time of year. Meet at the Pick n Pay car park on the corner of 4th Avenue and Cape Road, Newton Park at 06:00. Passengers’ share of the petrol money is R20. Contact Paul Martin at 073 252 4111.

Voetsac Hiking Club: Will go on an easy 9km hike at Rosette Tern, a walk in the Cape Recife Area, on Saturday, January 19 at a cost of R5. Contact Robin Holmes at 082 374 9227. They will also go on a moderate 12km hike at Waterkloof at a cost of R61. Contact Laurence Weitz at 084 764 8996.

University of the Third Age (U3A): Will have a meeting in the Newton Park Library Auditorium on Tuesday, January 29 at 10:00. The guest speaker will be local author Lesley Smailes, who will speak about her book, Cult Sister. Entry is R20 for visitors. Contact Merlene Robinson at 041 583 1568.

) support groups 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 the 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. Collection can be arranged. Contact 041 581 2852.

Animal Welfare Society (PE): The Wagtails Charity Shops in Walmer and Newton Park, on behalf of the Animal Welfare Society PE, are in need of support. Consider donating any unwanted/unused quality clothing, shoes, bric-a-brac and other household items. Furniture is also welcome. Collection can be arranged for large items. Proceeds go towards caring for homeless animals at the AWS Shelter. Contact 060 518 0149.

) general Somerstrand Gemeente: Die gemeente by Louis BothasingeL 77 sal op Vrydag, 18 Januarie vanaf 15:30 tot 20:00 ’n Smul en Kuier-geleentheid hou. Daar sal braaivleis, pizza, jaffels en vele meer te koop wees.

Art Exhibition: Presented by GFI Art Gallery, The Creative Block is taking place at 30 Park Drive until January 26. Each artwork represents one of the more than 250 participating artists’ stories, subject matter and style. They are open weekdays from 10:00 to 16:00 and on Saturdays from 10:00 to 13:00. Contact 041 586 3973.

Saturday Boot Sale: The Knights of Da Gama will have a Saturday boot sale at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church Grounds in Cape Road, Kabega Park, on January 26. There will be crafts, home industry, bric-a-brac, clothes, books, food and much more. The proceeds go to charity. The gates will open at 06:00 for sellers and at 07:00 for the public. All sellers and buyers are welcome. Contact Duncan Taft at 083 357 2238.

Sards Market In The Park: The first birthday edition of the outdoor farmers’ market will take place at Sards Bark Park in Sardinia Bay Road on January 26 from 09:00 to 14:00. Vendors will offer arts and crafts, fresh and organic foods and kids’ activities. There will also be PE food trucks, bubble soccer, live music and much more. Visit the Sards Market in the Park Facebook page.

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