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  • Picnic for a purpose


    Picnic for a purpose

    Event Description: Join us in the pristine gardens of Meander Inn for an upmarket picnic not to be missed and support Helping Those In Need to raise funds for a safe house.


    Adult tickets will include a picnic basket with savoury and sweet eats and a glass of selected wine or a cup of tea / coffee per adult. Tickets for children sold separately as per below.
    Access to the mini market, exhibition and entertainment.
    A goodie bag for each paying adult.
    Cash bar available to all.

    Individual tickets R250 per person.
    Double ticket (2 adults)  R450.
    Book for 6 or more adults and pay ONLY R200.00 per person.

    Children under 12 years old R150 per child.
    Book for 2 or more children under 12 and only pay R130 per child.
    (includes a smaller picnic basket with savoury and sweet eats and a juice).

    Children under 6 years old R100 per child.
    Book for 2 or more children under 6 and only pay R80 per child.
    (includes a smaller picnic basket with savoury and sweet eats and a juice)

    Children under 2 years old free entry and will receive nothing on entry.
    (Children under 2 years old will not receive any eats or juice)


    Groups of 5 or more people over 8 years old only pay R20pp entry fee.
    Children under 8 years old enter the market and exhibition for free
    Each paying adult will receive a goodie bag.

    Come and visit the mini market and exhibition as well as enjoy our cash bar that will be open to the public.
    There will also be entertainment throughout the day.



    Get involved by sponsoring items for the goodie bags or other.

    Find out more or book your tickets;
    Email alisha@dcgsa.co.za or whats app 061 4328499

    All profit from this event will go to Helping Those In Need a registered NPO. 168-433 NPO  /  PBO NO 930058741

    No food or drinks may be brought onto the property or into the event.
    All rights of entry reserved.
    The Organisers reserves the right to amend or cancel any event. This includes changes to dates, times, content and the programme.
    The Organisers do not accept responsibility for accident, injury, or loss suffered while attending this event.
    Neither the Organisers nor the venue operator will be responsible for loss, damage, death or injury incurred.

    Venue Address: Meander Inn Guest House
    8 Clarendon Road, 5213 East London, Eastern Cape

    Start Date: 2 November 2019

    End Date: 2 November 2019


    Name: Nicole Adriaan

    Email Address: help@dcgsa.co.za

    Tele: +27861001047

    Cell: 0861001047




    Event Description: In celebration of Youth Day, ELMI Private College will be hosting FREE workshops at its Campus, based at 231 Upper Oxford Street in East London.  The workshops will cover basic skills like Basic MS Word and Basic MS Excel, as well as some more detailed workshops such as Graphic Design 101.

    The aim of these workshops is to give back to the community of East London and as ELMI is one of the top and highly regarded DHET private colleges in East London, it is fitting that they give back through education. ELMI believes that should you Dream it, you can Do it and Be it. 

    The following workshops will be held from 9:00 in the morning, with workshops lasting from 45min to 2 hours each.
    ·     Graphic Design 101
    This workshop will give an insight into the world of Graphic Design.
    ·       How to grow and nurture your business - Entrepreneurship 101
    If you are thinking about starting your own business or have already started and are looking for some hot tips to grow to greatness, then this workshop should be attended
    ·       Career Advice no one tells you at 22
    At this workshop, you will be able to get some top tips for advancing your career
    ·       Study Options without a Matric
    Attend this workshop to find out about other available study options in South Africa, without having a metric
    ·       Know yourself, know your worth
    This workshop is ideal for those of us wanting to know ourselves a bit better and know which career will suitable
    ·       Matric Alternatives in SA
    There are options for those who do not have a Matric. Not everyone in South Africa has a Matric, but that does not mean that there are no further options available. This session will cover the various options that exist.
    ·       Basic MS Word
    Let one of our experienced lecturers guide you through opening  up a Word Document and hold your hand while creating your first MS word document.
    ·       Basic MS Excel
    Not comfortable with Microsoft Excel? An experience ELMI lecturer will take you through the basics of Excel and help you create your first Excel spreadsheet.

    ELMI College therefore invites the East London public to visit their premises at 231 Upper Oxford Street on Saturday, 16 June 2018 to join in the free workshops. Please note that there are only 30 spaces available per workshop so booking is essential. Bookings can be done via the ELMI website;  www.elmi.co.za/events and more even information is also on our Facebook page event.

    We will also have a tea garden available during the morning where the public can pop in and meet the ELMI Team and relax in between the different workshops.

    We look forward to celebrating a great Youth Day with the East London Community!  Hope to see you there.

    Venue Name: ELMI College

    Venue Address: 231 Upper Oxford Street, East London

    Start Date: 16 June 2018

    End Date: 16 June 2018


    Name: Nicole Adriaan

    Email Address: adriaann@elmi.co.za

    Tele: +27437420235


    Fax:  +27437420237

  • Lilyfontein Invites you to the Open Day Events


    22 March 2018

    Lilyfontein School educates the Whole Child Grade 0 - Grade 12. We balance academic, physical, cultural, emotional and spiritual learning.




    If you share these values and want to hear more about what Lilyfontein School can offer your child/ren. Come and meet us at the following dates and times:


    22 March


    Grade 4-12 Lilyfontein School Hall 18:00 - 20:00
    Grade 0-3 Reception area 08:00 - 09:00

    Please reserve a seat before 19 March by calling 043 737 4258 or email reception@lilyfontein.co.za Indication of Interest forms will be available. For more on the application process, please click here

  • Pick n Pay Women's Walk


    Saturday 5 August 2017


    Event Venue: Buffalo Park, Buffalo Park Dr, Baysville, East London
    Gates open: 07h00
    Walk Start Time: 08h00
    Cost of Entry: R30 (Child under 18), R65 Adult
    Entry Points:
    Pick n Pay Vincent Park
    Pick n Pay Hemming Ways
    Pick n Pay Beacon Bay
    Pick n Pay Gonubie
    Pick n Pay Greenfields
    Pick n Pay Southernwood


    Event Pack Collection Dates: 03 – 04 August 2017
    Event Pack Collection Venues: Pick n Pay Beacon Bay
    Event Pack Collection Times: 10h00 – 18h00

    Key information:
    Key beneficiary of the Women’s Walks: PinkDrive (www.pinkdrive.co.za)
    Pick n Pay Women’s Walk website: www.pnp.co.za
    Pick n Pay Women’s Walk social media: www.facebook.com/PicknPayWomensWalk


    The Pick n Pay Women’s Walk is a series of 5km fun walks – the walks take place across South Africa and is open to men, women and children of all ages.


    The aim of the Pick n Pay Women’s Walks is to raise awareness around breast cancer and also to raise funds for the PinkDrive.


    The PinkDrive is a Public Benefit Organisation powering South Africa’s first mobile PinkDrive Mammography Unit and PinkDrive Educational Unit through our country, driving home the fact that ‘Early detection saves lives’. The Pick n Pay Women’s Walk is not just a fun walk there are many activities that happen on the day – our MC’s in each region will keep you entertained and get you ready before each walk, you can also look forward to live entertainment, a lucky draw prize-giving, best dressed competitions and much more.


    Snacks, delicious boerie rolls and hot and cold refreshments are also for sale on the day from the Pick n Pay Food stand.


    PinkDrive will also be present on the day, selling pretty pink goodies for a good cause as well as offering free breast examinations and advice from trained nurses, so don’t forget to visit the PinkDrive tent on the day. Venue Name: Buffalo Park, Buffalo Park Dr, Baysville, East London Venue Address: Buffalo Park, Buffalo Park Dr, Baysville, East London



    Tel: 021 4265775
    Cell: 0838569728
    Email: Luke@worldsport.co.za

    • Round 2 #Hip-hop vs Poetry


      1 June 2017 (time : 6on to 10 pm)

      We bringing something new and fresh straight from the streets of East London. The show is all about the love of art, poetry and hip hop, it's at a very dope place where youth just loves to have fun known as "kwa Ndosi's Local tavern" in southernernwood East London.


      Venue Address: East Loudon southernwood just before nahood road next to southernwood primary "kwandosi" Ndosi's tavern


      Cell: 0818226873
      Email: nomhamhasakhe@gmail.com

    • Art Garden. Gift Ideas. Black and White exhibition


      The Marlene Neumann Centre is a creative hub nestled under a giant wild fig tree. Meander through the art garden discovering unique landscaping and sculptures. The Centre is showcasing the latest in Marlene Neumann's Black and White photography range. The work of this Master fine art photographer is breathtaking. A beautiful experience. Great meaningful gift ideas for xmas include books, dvds and artwork.


      Venue Address: The Marlene Neumann Centre. 8 Kent Road, Vincent, East London


      Cell: 083 321 3391
      Email: neumann@worldonline.co.za

    • ELMI College Annual Design Showcase


      Event Description: ELMI College Annual Design Showcase and Information Evening on the 25th of November 2016 @ ELMI from 16:00 - 19:30. We would love you to come join us and see what our creative department gets up to in the year. If you are interested in attending please RSVP vanwykl@elmi.co.za


      Venue Address: 231 Upper Oxford Street, Southernwood, East London


      Tel: 0437420235
      Email: info@elmi.co.za

    • Prime Circle Summer Tour


      Event Description: Prime Circle embarking on their coastal" Let The Night In Deluxe Summer Tour" this December 2016. Expect an electric rock set as they lay down their music that has been a part of so many people’s lives and experiences. This is definitely one to watch.


      Venue Address: 1274 Heron Loop, Chintsa East, East London


      Cell: 082 8299 679
      Email: mariska@primecircleband.com

    • Eastern Cape Highland Gathering


      Event Description: ADULTS R20-00. CHILDREN U/12 R10-00


      08:30 – Highland & National Dancing


      Individual Piping & Drumming (These competitions will continue throughout the day.) FLEA MARKET / Jumping Castle 09:00 - Jukskei competition (Ongoing)


      10:00 – Line Dancing


      10:30 – Official Opening by Chief of the Federation, Mr P. Craven


      10:35 – Shinobi Society (Ninja)


      11:00 – Scottish Country Dancing


      11:30 – Boys Brigade Band


      12:00 – Greek Community


      12:30 – East London Dog Training


      & Socialisation School 13:00 – Lunch break


      14:00 – Pipe Bands (March, Strathspey & Reel)


      14:40 – Pipe Bands (Selection of Marches)


      15:30 – Bollywood Dance Studio


      16:00 – Massed Pipe Bands & Prize Giving.


      Venue Address: Cambridge High Schoo Garcia Street, Cambridge, East London


      Cell: 082 900 0948
      Email: drankin@vodamail.co.za

    • Airfest


      Event Description: A two day Aviation themed festival. Loads of entertainment for the whole family. From static displays of aircraft, cars, bikes, live entertainment & music to kids play area, food vendors and beer garden, rugby to played on the big screen.


      Venue Address: Wings Park - 20 km along the N6, from Merrifield School turn right to Wings Park Airfield.


      Cell: 0832962415
      Email: Cfi@borderaviation.co.za

    • Trennery's Spring Retreat


      Event Description: Lauren is coming home to the Eastern Cape for a beautiful retreat filled with activities for the whole family, from powerful and gentle yoga to guided stargazing, meditation and silent walks; Tai Chi at the waterfalls. Just 4 days, 3 nights, of a retreat inward to settle and ready the mind for the closing of 2016. A true investment


      Venue Address: Qolora Mouth. Over the Kei mouth and 45min will bring you to Trennery's hotel


      Cell: 078 024 2278
      Email: lauren_mensikovas@hotmail.com

    • Lilyfontein School Motorbike and Quad Fun Ride


      Lilyfontein School will be hosting their annual Motorbike and Quad Fun Ride on Saturday, 11June 2016. There are routes for beginners and extreme riders. The Family loop will accommodate riders who want to have a nice ride accompanying their children on either bikes or quads. Showers will be available in case things get messy. The ride will start and finish at Lilyfontein School. Spectators are most welcome. There will be a tuck shop and a food and beer tent. Registration from 7h00. Rider’s briefing will be at 9h00 and the ride will start shortly after. No riders will be allowed on the route after 13h00.The prize giving and lucky draw will be held at 14h00. ENTRY FEE R150.00 PER RIDER or R100 PER RIDER U/16. The first 200 riders to enter will receive a T-shirt. Contact: Gerna Jordaan 082 886 5867 for more details


      Tel: +27 (0)43 737 4258
      Cell: +27 (0)84 460 6454
      Fax: +27 (0)86 611 3525
      Email: marketing@lilyfontein.co.za

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