U3A meeting

The Paarl branch of the University of the Third Age (U3A) meets tomorrow, Thursday February 7, at 10am, at Paarl Boys’ High clubhouse, Brug Street. The guest speaker, Justin Smith of the World Wildlife Fund, will present an illustrated talk focusing on the fate of the rhino. Entry is R20 for guests. Tea is served from 9.30am. For more information contact 021 872 0484.

Nutrition Talk

Marlene Ellmer, registered dietitian and trained nutrigenomics practitioner, will present a talk titled “Eating according to your genes” on Tuesday February 12 at 5.30pm at MediClinic Vergelegen, training and development centre (report to main reception). Entrance is free and everybody is welcome. It costs R20 enter the lucky draw.  One lucky participant can win a genetic test worth R4 200.00. Contact Vergelegen Dietitians on 021 851 6228 or reception@vergelegendts.co.za to book your seat. 

Huis Soeterus basaar

Huis Soeterus se jaarlikse basaar vind plaas Saterdag 9 Maart om 9vm by Huis Soeterus, Oliverstraat 8, Strand. Daar sal ‘* springkasteel en lekkergoed vir die kleinspan ook wees. ’* Nie-winsgewende tehuis vir bejaardes, Huis Soeterus is grootliks afhanklik van fondsinsamelingsprojekte deur die jaar. Donasies uit die gemeenskap is versoek, om by te dra tot ’* suksesvolle fondsinsamelingsprojek. Moontlike bydraes of donasies behels tuisgebak, handwerk en enige verpakkingsmateriaal vir verkope. vrywilligers wat op die dag kan uithelp is ook benodig. Vir verdere besonderhede, om ’* bydare te maak, of as vrywilliger op te tree, kontak vir Hannelie Koekemoer op 021 853-7423 of hoof.soeterus@gmail.com

Language classes

The Alliance Francaise in Stellenbosch starts its new courses in French, Portuguese and Spanish soon. Register now for private or group tuition, all ages and levels. For more information, contact stellenbosch@alliance.org.za or 078 520 7963.