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Saturday February 28, 2015

March For Milk

Come and enjoy a 2.5km or 5km walk for the whole family in aid of Milk Matters, the Breastmilk Bank.

Help raise funds and awareness and ensure more babies have access to life-saving donor milk.
All funds raised go towards providing donor milk to premature babies.

The first 50 to pay the registration fee get a free Goodie Bag.

Dress code: We’d love you to wear something pink!

  • Location: Sea Point Promenade
  • Time: 9.00am registration (look for the Milk Matters banners) for a 9.30am start.
  • Organiser Contact: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) to register
  • Next 3 Dates:
    Sat 28/02/2015

Jazz on the Rocks

Set in a pristine and secluded nature reserve right on the water’s edge, this annual event combines the finest elements of outdoor living with great music.
*Camping sites in the nature reserve are all sold out; visitors staying overnight must organise alternative accommodation.

LionBoy

Lionboy is a children’s and young adult’s fantasy trilogy written by Zizou Corder. Award-winning theatre company Complicite presents a revival of its show about a young boy’s adventures through storytelling, circus and live percussion

KDay Music Festival

Radio station KFM teams up with cellular provider MTN to once again bring a feast of live local music at the picturesque Newlands Cricket Ground.
Details The full day music festival promises to deliver exciting performances by Prime Circle, Mi Casa, Goodluck, Beatenberg, Lloyd Cele, Elvis Blue, MonArk and Jimmy Nevis.

  • Location: Newlands Cricket Grounds
  • Time:
  • Organiser Contact: 021 446 4700, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • Next 3 Dates:
    Sat 28/02/2015

Family Movie Night at Spier

Join Spier’s ever-popular movie and picnic nights this February, with a special outdoor screening of Frozen, the story of a fearless princess who sets off on an epic journey.

Relax on the lawns along the Eerste River with a picnic and enjoy the story of Elsa, who, alongside a rugged iceman, his loyal pet reindeer, and a naive snowman sets off find her estranged sister, whose icy powers have inadvertently trapped the kingdom in eternal winter.

Date: Saturday, 28 February 2015
Time: picnic collection from 18:00; movie starts 20:00
Venue: Eight restaurant lawns

TICKET OPTIONS:
Movie ticket (includes bottomless popcorn): R75

Book a picnic at R450 (serves 2 adults, 2 kids), and enjoy the movie set to a starlit sky. The basket includes:
Crispy Baguette with farm butter and homemade hummus
Dalewood Cheese selection with fruit preserve and homemade crackers
Pasture reared cold cuts with Dijon mustard and homemade chutney
Mediterranean marinated olives
Rootstock crisps
Farmer Angus droëwors
Caesar salad
‘Frozen’ blue velvet cupcakes
Kiddie Fruit Juices

  • Hosted by: Spier Hotel
  • Location: Spier Wine Farm R310 Lynedoch Rd, 7600 Stellenbosch, Western Cape
  • Time: 6:00pm
  • Next 3 Dates:
    Sat 28/02/2015

First Aid Training for Parents/Au Pairs

First Aid for Parents/Au Pairs:

Our Paediatric First Aid courses include CPR, Choking and First Aid. Our First Aid course for children is ideal for parents, au pairs, teachers, teacher assistants and any child carer responsible for children.The learners will be taught CPR practically learning on mannequins in the form of babies and young children. Our first aid trainers are registered with the Resuscitation Council of South Africa.
The training material used for the CPR and choking component of the first aid course is in accordance with the requirements of both The American Heart Association and the Resuscitation Council of South Africa.
For more information visit our website: http://www.supernannies.co.za

  • Hosted by: Super Nannies
  • Location: Vredehoek
  • Time: 9h00am - 1pm
  • Organiser Contact: +27 (0)214616508
  • Venue Contact: +27 (0)214616508
  • Next 3 Dates:
    Sat 28/02/2015

Elkanah House Schoolyard Market

With a mouth-watering selec­tion of fresh foods, stunning arts and crafts & a hint of Parisian flair, the Elkanah Schoolyard Market brings our community together - drawing visitors and traders from far and wide.

Come and sample some of the culinary delights, browse at the craft stalls, sit and enjoy the sun or the log fire on those cold days and soak up the atmosphere.

We offer a variety of craft work­shops and plenty of activities for everyone - especially the little ones!

  • Location: 85 Sunningdale Drive, Sunningdale
  • Time: 09h00-13h00
  • Organiser Contact: +27 (0)21 554 8586
  • Venue Contact: +27 (0) 21 554 8600
  • Next 3 Dates:
    Sat 28/02/2015

Table Mountain Cableway Sunset Special

Longer days and balmy evenings are just around the corner, which means it’s almost time for our popular Sunset Special to return! Weather permitting, adults and children will pay half price to take the cableway up Table Mountain. Be sure to bring along a camera – you’ll definitely want to snap up a few glorious sunset shots at the top.

Collect a Can: National School Competition kicks off

The Collect-a-Can National Schools Competition that kicked off on Sunday, 01 February 2015, teaches learners a valuable lesson in recycling and taking care of the environment, while providing schools with an exciting opportunity to raise additional funds for their school. The National Schools competition annually runs from 01 February to 31 October.
For more details click Here

  • Location: Nationwide
  • Time:
  • Organiser Contact: contact Annette on 081 439 3912
  • Venue Contact: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • Next 3 Dates:
    Sat 28/02/2015
    Sun 01/03/2015
    Mon 02/03/2015

Dino Alive Playpark

The DinosAlive Play Park will feature nine life-sized animatronic dinosaur models and cater for all age groups. Visitors can look forward to a view of the famous T-Rex, the friendly Triceratops and the big Saltasaurus.

Other highlights will include an excavation sandpit, facepainting, PlayStation games and a kiddies birthday party area.

Tickets to the Playpark are available from http://www.computicket.co.za at R50. Entry for children under two is free.

For more information on school visits or childrens birthday party options visit the website http://www.dinosalive.co.za or email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Follow the Dinos Alive Playpark on @DinosAliveSA.

  • Location: Red Shed V&A Waterfront
  • Time: 10:00 - 19:00
  • Organiser Contact: http://www.dinosalive.co.za or email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).
  • Next 3 Dates:
    Sat 28/02/2015

Wild Clover Carnival Market

The Wild Clover Market, a new and exciting family market opens its doors on Saturday 28 February 2015. We will have over 50 vendors offering a delightful mix of food options from homemade delicacies to fresh produce and a host of art & craft stalls

  • Hosted by: Wild Clover Farm
  • Location: Wild Clover farm
  • Time: Every Saturday and Sunday between 10:00 and 16:00
  • Organiser Contact: Leslie Marchard on 021-000-5031 or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • Venue Contact: http://www.wildclover.co.za/wild-clover-market/
  • Next 3 Dates:
    Sat 28/02/2015
    Sat 07/03/2015
    Sat 14/03/2015

Sunday March 1, 2015

Jazz on the Rocks

Set in a pristine and secluded nature reserve right on the water’s edge, this annual event combines the finest elements of outdoor living with great music.
*Camping sites in the nature reserve are all sold out; visitors staying overnight must organise alternative accommodation.

LionBoy

Lionboy is a children’s and young adult’s fantasy trilogy written by Zizou Corder. Award-winning theatre company Complicite presents a revival of its show about a young boy’s adventures through storytelling, circus and live percussion

Collect a Can: National School Competition kicks off

The Collect-a-Can National Schools Competition that kicked off on Sunday, 01 February 2015, teaches learners a valuable lesson in recycling and taking care of the environment, while providing schools with an exciting opportunity to raise additional funds for their school. The National Schools competition annually runs from 01 February to 31 October.
For more details click Here

  • Location: Nationwide
  • Time:
  • Organiser Contact: contact Annette on 081 439 3912
  • Venue Contact: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • Next 3 Dates:
    Sat 28/02/2015
    Sun 01/03/2015
    Mon 02/03/2015

Monday March 2, 2015

Jazz on the Rocks

Set in a pristine and secluded nature reserve right on the water’s edge, this annual event combines the finest elements of outdoor living with great music.
*Camping sites in the nature reserve are all sold out; visitors staying overnight must organise alternative accommodation.

LionBoy

Lionboy is a children’s and young adult’s fantasy trilogy written by Zizou Corder. Award-winning theatre company Complicite presents a revival of its show about a young boy’s adventures through storytelling, circus and live percussion

Collect a Can: National School Competition kicks off

The Collect-a-Can National Schools Competition that kicked off on Sunday, 01 February 2015, teaches learners a valuable lesson in recycling and taking care of the environment, while providing schools with an exciting opportunity to raise additional funds for their school. The National Schools competition annually runs from 01 February to 31 October.
For more details click Here

  • Location: Nationwide
  • Time:
  • Organiser Contact: contact Annette on 081 439 3912
  • Venue Contact: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • Next 3 Dates:
    Sat 28/02/2015
    Sun 01/03/2015
    Mon 02/03/2015

Trail Tag Tuesday

Who can take part: Anyone can ride/run the trail. Trail Tag holders can get a time on the trails and start anytime during the timeslot. REGISTRATION: From 16h30-18h00 at Dirtopia Trail Centre . ROUTE DESCRIPTION: Both routes offer great climbing on jeep track through the vineyards towards Klapmutskop with rewarding singletrack trails and scenic wineland views. visit http://www.amarider.co.za for more information. 

Tuesday March 3, 2015

LionBoy

Lionboy is a children’s and young adult’s fantasy trilogy written by Zizou Corder. Award-winning theatre company Complicite presents a revival of its show about a young boy’s adventures through storytelling, circus and live percussion

Collect a Can: National School Competition kicks off

The Collect-a-Can National Schools Competition that kicked off on Sunday, 01 February 2015, teaches learners a valuable lesson in recycling and taking care of the environment, while providing schools with an exciting opportunity to raise additional funds for their school. The National Schools competition annually runs from 01 February to 31 October.
For more details click Here

  • Location: Nationwide
  • Time:
  • Organiser Contact: contact Annette on 081 439 3912
  • Venue Contact: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • Next 3 Dates:
    Sat 28/02/2015
    Sun 01/03/2015
    Mon 02/03/2015

Wednesday March 4, 2015

LionBoy

Lionboy is a children’s and young adult’s fantasy trilogy written by Zizou Corder. Award-winning theatre company Complicite presents a revival of its show about a young boy’s adventures through storytelling, circus and live percussion

Galileo Open Air Cinema at Kirstenbosch

Wile away the midweek blues with a unique and invigorating outdoor experience at the Galileo Open-air Cinema at Kirstenbosch each Wednesday from November 2014 to April 2015. Each week cinephiles can grab some popcorn (or other yummy gourmet treats from the exhibiting vendors), settle down on the lush lawns at this historic greenway and see firm favourites, cult classics and ultimate chick flicks.
Tickets are available via http://www.thegalileo.co.za  or at the door on the day (subject to availability), and costs vary according to ticket type

  • Hosted by: Kirstenbosch
  • Location: Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens
  • Time:
  • Organiser Contact: call 071 471 8728 or email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • Venue Contact: http://www.thegalileo.co.za/
  • Next 3 Dates:
    Wed 04/03/2015
    Wed 11/03/2015
    Wed 18/03/2015

Collect a Can: National School Competition kicks off

The Collect-a-Can National Schools Competition that kicked off on Sunday, 01 February 2015, teaches learners a valuable lesson in recycling and taking care of the environment, while providing schools with an exciting opportunity to raise additional funds for their school. The National Schools competition annually runs from 01 February to 31 October.
For more details click Here

  • Location: Nationwide
  • Time:
  • Organiser Contact: contact Annette on 081 439 3912
  • Venue Contact: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • Next 3 Dates:
    Sat 28/02/2015
    Sun 01/03/2015
    Mon 02/03/2015

Sugar & Spice Nanny Training Claremont

Empower your domestic worker with all the skills, knowledge and confidence she needs to care for your baby in a loving and safe environment. 4 week course.

Thursday March 5, 2015

LionBoy

Lionboy is a children’s and young adult’s fantasy trilogy written by Zizou Corder. Award-winning theatre company Complicite presents a revival of its show about a young boy’s adventures through storytelling, circus and live percussion

Delvera Hi-Tec Full Moon Hike

Time:  Arrival by 17h30, no later than 18h15 to start hike.
Venue:  Dirtopia Trail Centre, Delvera Farm, R44 between Klapmuts and Stellenbosch
Cost:  R65 pp and R25 for children under 10 yrs
More info:
You can enjoy the sunset over Table Mountain with stunning views of the Winelands and even a picnic whilst the full moon rises over Klapmutskop.
This 9.75km marked circle route through the vineyards starts at the Trail Centre located on the Delvera Farm.  This gives you the unique experience of hiking through the Greater Simonsberg Conservancy and Yellowwood forest to the top of Klapmutskop.  It can take you up to one and half hours to reach the top so don’t be there later than 18h15.  To ensure that you have the full experience!

You could win a pair of Hi-Tec hiking shoes in a lucky draw!

A shuttle service is available, especially for children.  The hike then starts with the single track at the Pepper Tree – this will shorten the route to less than 5km in total.  This option will take about 30 minutes to the top.
You can be back at the Trail centre round about 20h20 - 20h50, depending on your walking speed.

The cost includes a shuttle - you will also get a map. As it is a marked route, upon payment, the sooner you start hiking, the better in order to spend more time on the koppie enjoying the beautiful view.

Snacks & cooldrinks for sale at the Trail Centre.

Bring something warm to wear after dark and a torch, but there are a selection of Energizer torches available Trail Centre as well.
Wear hiking shoes – you are climbing a mountain.

Picnics must be booked and paid for at least two days before the event date.  They are made by the Simonsberg Café.  5% Discount on picnic bookings of 15 & more.  Limited backpacks are available to borrow (inclusive of ordered picnics).  Menu options available at http://www.dirtopia.co.za (Trail Centre link).
You must book your spot for the full moon hike!
For more info contact the Trail Centre on Tel: 021 884 4752 or email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address), http://www.dirtopia.co.za

  • Location: Delvera Farm, R44, Stellenbosch
  • Time: 17:30- 22:00
  • Organiser Contact: 0218844752
  • Venue Contact: 0218844752
  • Next 3 Dates:
    Thu 05/03/2015

Collect a Can: National School Competition kicks off

The Collect-a-Can National Schools Competition that kicked off on Sunday, 01 February 2015, teaches learners a valuable lesson in recycling and taking care of the environment, while providing schools with an exciting opportunity to raise additional funds for their school. The National Schools competition annually runs from 01 February to 31 October.
For more details click Here

  • Location: Nationwide
  • Time:
  • Organiser Contact: contact Annette on 081 439 3912
  • Venue Contact: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • Next 3 Dates:
    Sat 28/02/2015
    Sun 01/03/2015
    Mon 02/03/2015

Friday March 6, 2015

LionBoy

Lionboy is a children’s and young adult’s fantasy trilogy written by Zizou Corder. Award-winning theatre company Complicite presents a revival of its show about a young boy’s adventures through storytelling, circus and live percussion

Collect a Can: National School Competition kicks off

The Collect-a-Can National Schools Competition that kicked off on Sunday, 01 February 2015, teaches learners a valuable lesson in recycling and taking care of the environment, while providing schools with an exciting opportunity to raise additional funds for their school. The National Schools competition annually runs from 01 February to 31 October.
For more details click Here

  • Location: Nationwide
  • Time:
  • Organiser Contact: contact Annette on 081 439 3912
  • Venue Contact: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • Next 3 Dates:
    Sat 28/02/2015
    Sun 01/03/2015
    Mon 02/03/2015

Baby Play Date

On Friday mornings from 10 am – 12 noon there will be a group for 6 – 12 month olds for Mommies and Daddies and babies to socialize. As we only charge from 10 months old the younger babies and their parents can come in completely for free. The 10 -12 month olds will be charged from R20 – R22 a once-off session (depending on their age).

  • Hosted by: Planet Kids
  • Location: Planet Kids, Wherry Road Muizenberg
  • Time: 10am - 12noon
  • Organiser Contact: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • Venue Contact: 021 788 3070
  • Next 3 Dates:
    Fri 06/03/2015
    Fri 13/03/2015
    Fri 20/03/2015

Saturday March 7, 2015

LionBoy

Lionboy is a children’s and young adult’s fantasy trilogy written by Zizou Corder. Award-winning theatre company Complicite presents a revival of its show about a young boy’s adventures through storytelling, circus and live percussion

Collect a Can: National School Competition kicks off

The Collect-a-Can National Schools Competition that kicked off on Sunday, 01 February 2015, teaches learners a valuable lesson in recycling and taking care of the environment, while providing schools with an exciting opportunity to raise additional funds for their school. The National Schools competition annually runs from 01 February to 31 October.
For more details click Here

  • Location: Nationwide
  • Time:
  • Organiser Contact: contact Annette on 081 439 3912
  • Venue Contact: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • Next 3 Dates:
    Sat 28/02/2015
    Sun 01/03/2015
    Mon 02/03/2015

Teen Entrepreneur - Awaken The Giant In You Breakfast

Awaken the Giant in you is a series of breakfast aimed at encouraging Teens, their parents, educators and people in leadership positions that influence teens towards a culture of entrepreneurship.
The series utilises the platform for business leaders to share their stories and insights into how they made it from starting up to the positions they now hold.
There is no age restriction for these events. Everyone interested in entrepreneurship and growing the SA economy through entrepreneurship should feel free to attend.

Event Name:Awaken the Giant in You breakfast
Guest Speaker:Gareth Penny
Topic: Preparing for Business Leadership – Key Insights From Running Some of the World’s Largest Companies
Date:Saturday, 7 March 2015
Time:08h30
Venue:Vineyard Hotel, Newlands
Cost:R150 Adults and R75 for students
RSVP details:          .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) / 021 794 2767

  • Location: The Vineyard Hotel
  • Time: 08h30am - 11:30am
  • Organiser Contact: +27 (0)21 794 2767
  • Next 3 Dates:
    Sat 07/03/2015

Perdeberg MTB Funride

Inaugural mountain bike event will bring new trails to the Paarl area
There are so many outdoor events in the Western Cape these days and riders can pick & choose from trail systems too.  The sport of mountain biking has grown phenomenally and off-road cyclist are always looking for something fresh to ride.  On the 7th of March, Dirtopia will be bringing you a 16km and 36 km from Perdeberg winery that will be held with the Paarl Ommiberg Festival in the region.
Dirtopia is a well-known event & trail management company that has experience of more than 15 years.  Events from their team include Die Burger MTB Challenge, Amarider 100Miler, Spur MTB Classic and many more. Director & trail extraordinaire Meurant Botha has also consulted this area to open permanent marked trails after the event.
START TIMES:  08h30 for long distance and 08h45 for short distance
REGISTRATION:  From 07h00 at the venue on event day. Coffee from Cafe Pronto available.
ENTRY FEES:  Short distance R90 for tagholders R110 other pre-entries
        Long route R110 for tagholders R130 other pre-entries
        Late entries taken on the morning will be R20 extra.
ROUTE DESCRIPTIONS:
15km:  The route is easy, open riding, with beautiful vistas of the winelands. Mostly open veld and vineyard riding, with a short distance on district road. One waterpoint for this route.
35km:  With the same start as the short route, followed by a few long, gradual climbs; you’ll ride to the most southern part of the route with views over the Durbanville farms and Table Mountain. Two waterpoints on the long route with the same riding as the short route back to Perdeberg Winery. (Mostly open veld and vineyard riding, with a short distance on district road).
GENERAL:
There will be well stocked waterpoints on the routes and medals for all finishers. Make sure you stay for the lucky draw, as all riders will stand a chance to win a Giant Simple Single Bike and many more great prizes.
Bring your families and friends to enjoy and soak up the atmosphere that surrounds this event and beautiful estate. Relax, socialize and enjoy good food, taste some award winning wines and let the kids be entertained by jumping castles & face painting.
The Paarl Ommiberg Festival takes place on the same day as well.  Go to http://www.ommiberg.co.za
Timing will be done by Amarider Trail Tag that will be live on http://www.trailtag.co.za
CONTACT FOR EVENT:  Dirtopia on 021 8844752 or e-mail:  .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) and please visit the website for more information:  http://www.dirtopia.co.za

  • Location: Perdeberg Winery, Paarl
  • Time: 07h00 - 09h30
  • Organiser Contact: 0218844752
  • Venue Contact: 0218844752
  • Next 3 Dates:
    Sat 07/03/2015

Wild Clover Carnival Market

The Wild Clover Market, a new and exciting family market opens its doors on Saturday 28 February 2015. We will have over 50 vendors offering a delightful mix of food options from homemade delicacies to fresh produce and a host of art & craft stalls

  • Hosted by: Wild Clover Farm
  • Location: Wild Clover farm
  • Time: Every Saturday and Sunday between 10:00 and 16:00
  • Organiser Contact: Leslie Marchard on 021-000-5031 or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • Venue Contact: http://www.wildclover.co.za/wild-clover-market/
  • Next 3 Dates:
    Sat 28/02/2015
    Sat 07/03/2015
    Sat 14/03/2015