DIARY/DAGBOEK

) religious 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.

Die Gemeentes van Christus Familiekerk: Die gemeente, wat by Smartstraat 3 in Sydenham geleë is, 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. Vir meer inligting kontak dgvcsydenham@gmail.com.

) clubs EP Bonsai Society: Will have a meeting at the Sherwood Garden Centre in Walker Drive on Saturday, September 8 at 13:45 for 14:00. There are groups for beginners, intermediates and seniors who can seek advice from senior growers on problem trees between 11:15 and 13:30. Non-members are welcome for a donation of R10, which includes refreshments. For more info contact Jenny at 083 999 1058.

Birdlife EC: Will have a morning outing to Tankatara on Sunday, September 9. Meet at Schultz’s in West Street, Newton Park, at 06:15. Target birds: secretarybird, chestnut-banded plover, southern black korhaan and white-fronted bee-eater. Each passenger’s share of the petrol money is R50. For more info contact Peter Hall at 041 581 5310.

East Cape Watercolour Association (ECWA): Have their annual art exhibition at Art on Main, The Art Shop in Moffett on Main Lifestyle Centre, until September 10. Contact the shop at 041 367 1863. The association will also continue the Pouring Paint workshop by ECWA member Sheree Young at Wesley Gardens Hall, Methodist Homes in Greenshields Park on September 12 at 09:30. Unsold works from the annual exhibit will be collected. Contact Sheree at 083 397 5410.

1820 Settlers’ Association: Will have a video morning at 136 Villiers Road, Walmer, on Wednesday, September 12, at 09:30. The cost is R25 for members and R35 for non-members. There will be refreshments. Bookings can be made with Laura at 041 581 4031.

Community Chest (Eastern Cape): Will have their annual general meeting at the Wool board Exchange Building in Military Road on September 27 from 12:00 to 13:00. RSVP with Nosipho at 041 582 1592.

) General Cat Care: Will have a high tea fundraiser at Kipling’s Brasserie Restaurant at The Boardwalk Hotel on September 15 at 14:00. The guest speaker is Charmaine Keevy. The cost is R145 per person. Bookings must be made by Monday, September 10. Contact Judith at 082 807 8336 or Leigh-Anne at 072 288 9181.

Kerk verkoop etes: Die NG Kerk Sionsrand sal op Vrydag, 7 September vanaf 17:00 tuisgebak en wegneemetes verkoop. Vir enige navrae kontak Igna Oosthuizen by 082 807 9865.

Westering Methodist Church: Will have a second-hand clothing sale on the corner of Papenkuils and Clarence Street on Friday, September 7 from 09:00. Contact the office at 041 360 7171.

Book Sale: A R5 book sale will take place at the Children’s Feeding Trust bookshop outside the Walmer Library until Saturday, September 8, on weekdays from 10:00 to 16:00 and weekends from 09:00 to 14:00.

Boot Sale: Christ Church in Kamma Park/Lorraine will have their monthly car boot sale at 44 Longway Avenue in Lorraine on Saturday, September 8, from 08:00 to 11:00. All buyers and sellers are welcome. The cost to sellers is R20. Contact Cathy at 072 933 4450.

Gala Evening: The African Dream Gala Evening, in aid of The Sunflower Fund, will take place at Slipperfields Conference and Wedding Venue on Saturday, September 8, at 18:30 for 19:00. The dress code is formal. The cost is R250 per person. For more info contact Maritsa van Schalkwyk at 072 840 2804.

St Mary’s Cathedral: Will have their Patronal Festival Celebration at the church in Central on Saturday, September 8. A flower show will take place from 09:00 to 15:00 and a tour of the cathedral will be held at 10:30 and 12:30. Reverend Pakama will also explain the significance of the seasons and colours of the Anglican church year. Entry is R20. On Sunday, September 9, a group of ex-choir boys will form part of the Sunday service.

Forest Hill Flea Market: The Forest Hill community will host a flea market at Protea Place of Safety Children’s Home in Blackthorne Avenue on Sunday, September 9. Contact Ian at 081 468 5077.

Flea Market: Will take place at Park Rugby Club in Stella Londt Drive, Fernglen, on Sunday, September 9. Stalls will be selling clothing, accessories, food, plants and more. For stall bookings, contact 073 004 2980.

Lentetee: Die NG Kerk Kraggakamma, geleë by Gazanialaan 2 in Sunridgepark, nooi alle dames na hulle Lentetee met Lindie Strydom op 15 September om 14:00 vir 14:30. Die tema is “Breek die reëls”. Die koste beloop R120 per persoon. RSVP met Niekie by 082 561 8747.

Auditions: The Eastern Cape Children’s Choir will have auditions for the 2019 choir year on September 15. Children who like to sing and are currently in Grades 4 to 6 are welcome. To book an audition time contact Monica de Lange at monicadelange10@yahoo.com.

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. For more info contact 082 978 0099.

Spring Fair: St. Cuthbert’s Anglican Church will hold their annual spring fair on September 29 from 08:30 to 12:00. The church is located on the corner of Westbourne Road and Bingley Street in Central. There will be food, an auction, books, a white elephant table and much more. For more info contact the office at 041 373 7288.

Plaasbasaar: The annual “plaasbasaar” of the Dutch Reformed Church in Patensie will take place at Endulini, 3,5km west of Patensie, on October 6 from 08:00 until 12:00. There will be an early breakfast, fruit and vegetable market, deli, tea garden, meat market and fun for the children. Entry is free. Contact 072 262 9822.

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. Painting, pottery, sculptures, drawing, photography and more will be on display. For more information contact Cindy at cindy@capecomposite.co.za.

) entertainment Golden Oldies: Thistles Rugby Club and 4th Street-wine will present a golden oldies (welcome spring social party) at West End Hall on Saturday, September 8 from 20:00. Music will be provided by DJ Ash The Bash. Tickets at R40 will be available at the door. For more info contact Ash Da Bash at 084 515 1311.

Musical Fundraiser: Friends and family of Anika Taylor, a Grade 11 learner at Collegiate, have rallied together to raise funds for her. Taylor was recently diagnosed with a rare brain tumour and now faces a course of radiation therapy. Centrestage’s “ABBA – Here we go Again” tribute show at the PE Opera House on September 13 will be a fundraiser for Taylor. It will take place at 19:30. Tickets are R160 per adult and R95 for under 18s. Contact info@candywrap.co.za.

Jaarkonsert: Die Cantando@Algoa Jaarkonsert sal op 25 September om 19:00 by die NG Kerk PE-Wes in 5de Laan, Newtonpark, plaasvind. Die gemengde vierstemmige koor sal o.l.v. Bouwer van Rooyen optree. Gaskore Treble Tonez Dogterskoor o.l.v. Elbie Coetzee en die Arbitrio Mannekoor o.l.v. Marilise van Rooyen sal ook deel van die konsert vorm. Toegang is R50 per volwassene en pensioenaris en gratis vir skool- en voorskoolse kinders. Kaartjies is slegs by die deur beskikbaar. Vir meer inligting kontak 082 200 9415.

Concert: RayBass Productions will present the You Are Born For Greatness event at Dower College in West End on September 29. Performers will include Chene Julius featuring the SPFC Band, Abigail Roses, Bobby Hendricks and Themba. The doors will open at 18:00. Entry is R50 per person. For more info contact 061 469 8562.