■ The Hottentots Holland Branch of the Wildlife and Environment Society of SA (WESSA) will meet at the Somerset West library hall, on Wednesday August 15, at 7.30pm, for an illustrated talk by Sue Buckland, on Gardening for Wildlife. How can you attract wildlife to your garden? Sue, who is extremely knowledgeable about fynbos, inspires you to create areas that invite and bring back the many small creatures living in and around your garden. All are welcome. Entry isR10, which includes a raffle. Refreshments will be served. Contact Freya Brett for more information, at 082 708 1016 or 021 851 6951.