■ Local author, speaker and business woman, Melanie Britz, right, will be taking about happiness and the art of the richly textured moment at the Helderberg chapter of the Xtraordinary Woman’s breakfast event at the Erinvale Golf Estate clubhouse on Thursday October 4. Entry costs R175 for members and R225 for guests. A light breakfast will be served followed by an information session and networking. Visit the Xtraordinary Women website to book. Bookings close on Monday October 1.