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Common Goals for New Chair Person

The Friends of Rondebosch Common has elected a new chairperson to head the organisation. Rob Jennings from Rosebank took up the position to assist the Friends after their former chairperson Tim Jobson stepped down after 18 years. Jennings says he has always been part of the Friends committee, but never held a portfolio position. “There

Spring is here!

The Rondebosch blog and Chas Everitt wish you a happy first day of Spring! May the Spring season fill your life with the fragrance of fresh daisies and the warmth of bright sun.  Happy Spring!   

Miniatures Fair

The 2014 Miniatures Fair will be held at St Thomas’ Church Hall, 61 Campground Road, Rondebosch (next door to Bishops School), on Saturday September 6, from 10am until 4pm. Each year guild members build a show project that fair visitors get to vote for which they like the best. Entry is R10 for adults and R2

Happy Women’s Day

The Rondebosch Blog and Chas Everitt are wishing the women of Rondebosch a wonderful Women’s Day. On this special day, celebrate life.  Take a break from your busy schedule.  Let your hair down, have fun and do what your heart says.  Because today is your day! Have a great Women’s Day  

FNB Freedom Ride

A fun, social cycling event called FNB Freedom Ride will take place Sat, 9 August in Cape Town to honor the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela.  Supported by the WC Provincial Government, City of Cape Town and World Design Capital, it’s expected to attract up to 5,000 cyclists. Date: 9 August 2014 Start Venue: Common Ground Church, 23 Milner Road,

What’s on at The Baxter in August

The following shows will be showing at The Baxter Theatre in Rondebosch during the month of August: OSCAR AND THE PINK LADY The “Sandra Prinsloo Phenomenon” shines in this multi-award- winning production: the endearing tale of the young cancer patient, Oscar, and Aunt Rose, who guides him with humour and imagination through his last days.

Celebrating Madiba Day

The Rondebosch Blog and Chas Everitt are set to join South Africa today in its commemoration of Nelson Mandela day! The Chas Everitt Team have donated blankets to Somerset Retirement Home in Muizenberg and Carlisle Lodge in Fish Hoek. If you planning to take part in Nelson Mandela Day, but just clear forgot to organise anything? Here a few easy ways to give 67 minutes of your time,

And you think you’re cold in Rondebosch?

With winter making its presence known in Rondebosch, the Chas Everitt 2014 – Massive National Blanket Drive is on in full force. Help keep the cold out this winter and join a community-driven response to the needs of the poor during the winter months. If you would like to make a difference and add to our efforts, buy and drop off a