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,
A monthly food fair and market day in aid of the needy started in March as an aim to create a platform for home-based entrepreneurs to showcase their commodities. The aim is to get the local community to support local traders. If we grow, the community grows. Each month sees a variety of different stallholders taking
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.
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,
‘Parkrun’ is an initiative aimed at getting the community active, fit and healthy in a fun way. The run will be held every Saturday at 08:00 at the Rondebosch Common. The start and finish will beginning will be on Park Road. There is no time limit and Discovery members get 500 Vitatility points. Registration is
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
Going green starts at home! Follow these simple steps you can do around the house to support your family, community and long-term health of the planet: Combine all your errands into one trip for the week Wash your laundry in cold water Take shorter showers and don’t leave the water running while brushing your teeth Turn your
If you have love for children The Friends of Children’s Hospital Association is voluntary group in Rondebosch for the Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital and provides amenities, assistance and care to the patients and families at the hospital. If you would like become a volunteer, one will have to undergo a screening and orientation
The Alphen Antiques and Collectables fair will be held at the St Thomas Anglican Church hall at 61 Campground Round, Rondebosch from 10:00 – 16:00 on Thursday the 27 May 2014. Various items will be for sale from jewelry, watches, coins and books to militaria and small furnishings. Entrance is free and ample parking is available.