What’s on

Dienste aangebied

Die Helderberg Gemeente, Briza, Somerset-Wes bied ’* reeks dienste aan met die tema “Ek is Jesus se dissipel want” vandag, Woensdag 5 Junie, om 7nm (Joh 5:14-15, “Hy is net ’* gebed ver”), en more, Donderdag 6 Junie, om 7nm (Fil 4:13, “Ek sien vir die lewe kans”). Die dienste sal die volgende oggend om 10vm in die kapel herhaal word. Vir meer inligting, kontak Lize van Wyk op 021 851 5582 of lize@nghelder.co.za

E-waste recycling

Somerset West Neighbourhood Watch (SWNW) is holding a recycling e-waste and scrap metal drive, on Saturday June 8, from 7.30am to 12.30pm, at the gravel parking area opposite the Somerset West police station. Take anything electronic/with a plug, and scrap metal items. For more information, and to help out on the day, email SWNW at info@somersetwestnw.org.za

Hospice bridge drive

The Bridge4Hospice charity bridge drive will be held on Monday June 10, at 10am, at Erinvale Golf Club, followed by a light lunch. There  will be a duplicate bridge tournament as well as a room for social bridge.  Duplicate players should organise a partner. Social/rubber bridge players need to make up a table of four. Tickets cost R200, and are on sale from local bridge clubs, or Helderberg Hospice, or by emailing bridge4hospice@gmail.com There will be a raffle, at R10 a ticket, for which there are a number of prizes. First prize is a one-night stay for two, including breakfast, at Misty Waves Boutique Hotel, in Hermanus, valued at R4 000. For more information, contact Beverley on 076 762 2340, Natashja on 076 062 5855 or 021 852 4608 or bridge4hospice@gmail.com

Garden club meets

The Hottentots Holland Garden Club meets at the Somerset West library hall on Wednesday June 12 at 9.30am for tea, coffee and plant sales, and the meeting starts at 10am. Guest speaker, Cherise Vijoen, senior horticulturist from Kirstenbosch, will discuss guilt-free watering concepts for gardens. Visitors welcome, entry costs R20. No booking required. For more information, contact Carole Spencer at spencersgandc@gmail.com

Mandela Day donations

Station Bargain Warehouse, in conjunction with Somerset West Neighbourhood Watch (SWNW), is have a Mandela Day project, “Declutter and Donate”, where you can take your leftover and redundant bits of fabric, haberdashery, yarn, wool, arts and crafts etc, and they will donate it to an organisation that will re-purpose it to upskill and empower

Take a hike

Peninsula Ramblers is hiking the Delvera vineyard trail on Saturday June 29. Hike permits cost R50, which includes coffee. Hikers coming from Cape Town can meet at the entrance to Rhodes Memorial at 9am or contact Cornel at 072 161 9366 or cornel.s@iafrica.com