THINGS TO SEE, PLACES TO GO
WALKS AND RUNS
South African Blood Service (SABS) Jacaranda City challenge tomorrow (October 14), register from 5.45am at SABS, 1 Dr Lategan Road, Groenkloof. Starting times: 42.2km & 21.1km: 5:45am, 10km: 6:15am; 5km: 6:30am. Entertainment for the family. Call Kobus Stander 082 688 6697, Marieta Bortoli 082 466 7031.
The City and The South African National Council for the Blind (SANCB) celebrate international White Cane Safety Day and World Sight Day with a walk tomorrow (October 14) at Jubilee Square, corner Kotze and Troye streets, Sunnyside. Take the challenge to walk blindfolded. Registration at 6am. Call 012 4523811 or go to www.sancb. org.za.
Nissan Charity Cheetah Karting Day in support of the Ann Van Dyk Cheetah Centre, tomorrow (October 14) at the Zwartkops Raceway Centurion from 10am. Fun family day which pits local automotive organisations against one another. Call Carla Visser at 011 504 4000 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Armscor Tuks Tennis Open Tournament will be played from October 28 at Tuks. This tournament can benefit young players as they get to play against senior and professional players such as Tucker Vorster, a former South African Davis Cup player. There is R10 000 prize money on offer as well as various other prizes. To enter go to email@example.com
Pinotage and Biltong festival tomorrow (October 14) and Sunday (October 15), from 11am to 5pm daily, at the Leriba Hotel, End Street, Centurion. Jazz by the Swing Cats Duo. Enjoy a restaurant meal or eat at the river lapa. Participating wineries are Altydgedacht, Beyerskloof, Delheim, Flagstone, Kaapzicht, Koelenhog, La Couronne, Lanzerac. R220 per person online from www. plankton.mobi or www.computicket. com and R250 per person at the gate. Call 083 556 3740 or visit www. cvmarketing.co.za.
Celebrate National Garden Day, at Arcadia Community Garden, 185 Beckett Street Scout Hall, on Sunday (October 15), from 3pm. Pack a picnic basket and bring your family and friends and join in the fun of making a flower crown. Call 082 396 7906 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Forest Queen: A classical
Ballet production performed by students of the Lizel Marais Dance Academy, tomorrow (October 14), at 11am and 3.30pm at the State Theatre. R150 per person. Call 012 392 4000 or e-mail email@example.com.
Die Grotman at Parkers Comedy and Jive at Montecasino in partnership with Tim Plewman and Mogul Holdings. Tickets R150 for the show, and R260 for the show and Sunday lunch. Call 011 673 0927.
Tomorrow sees the opening of the West End/Broadway production of Evita at the Teatro, Montecasino. Produced by Pieter Toerien & David Ian the story Evita charts the ragsto-riches rise of the First Lady of Argentina. Starring Jonathan Roxmouth as Che and Emma Kingston as Evita. TIckets at Computicket.
Sunday evening lecture, “Mythology as images for Spiritual Development” by Annelie Franken, 7pm at the Theosophical Society Lodge, DTI Campus, 55 Meintjies Street in Sunnyside. Call Tom on 012 329 3082 or Ivette on 082 459 9059.
Africana Society talk on the monuments of South Africa by Dr Jackie Grobler at 7pm on Wednesday October 18. Voortrekker Hall, Anton van Wouw Primary School. Call Kobus 083 294 5154.
Friday@theCollection,every friday from 5pm to 9pm at The Collection. For more information call 012 933 3638 or visit www.thecollection.co.za.
Boeremark tomorrow, 5.30am to 9.30am at Moreleta Street, in Silverton. Call 079 897 1025.
Hazel Food Market, tomorrow from 8am to 2pm, corner Thomas Edison and Mackenzie streets, Menlo Park.
Greenlyn Goods Market, tomorrow from 8am to 2pm at Greenlyn Village. Call 082 373 3517. tomorrow (October 14), from 8.30am to 2pm at Jan Smuts Museum. For more information call 012 751 2267 or visit www.ireneatsmuts.co.za.
Irene Green Market, tomorrow from 9am at Jan Smuts House Museum. Call 082 553 5044.
Centurion Farm Stall Market, tomorrow (October 14) from 9am to 2pm at Cnr Fairway Avenue and Lyttelton Road. For more information call 079 092 2023 or visit www. centurionfarmmarket.co.za.
Princess Christian Home Spring Morning Market, October 21 from 8am to 11am at Princess Christian Home. For more information call 012 460 2221, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.pch24.org.
Sanna Swat (sculptor) and Lynette ten Krooden (painter) combine their different ways of looking at the environment. Opening today 6.30pm at Association of Arts, 173 Mackie Street, New Muckleneuk. 012 346 3100.
Exhibition of South African artist Margaret Nel, featuring selection of over 70 paintings spanning a career of over four decades. Opening Sunday (October 15) at 11am at the Pretoria Art Museum, cnr Francis Baard and Wessels streets, Arcadia Park.
Group exhibition curated by Anna Liebenberg: participating Artists: Angela Banks, Anna-Carien Goosen, Anna Liebenberg, Hardus Koekemoer, Annette Pretorius, Barbara BeckerMuller, Cornelia Stoop, Craig Muller, Dalene Pierini and at the Trent Gallery @ Cameo Framers, Arts Long Street, Waterkloof. 012 460 5497.
An exhibition of paintings by Kobus Walker at the Association of Arts, 173 Mackie Street, New Muckleneuk. 012 346 3100.
Francois van Halter “Life is Complex” at Pretoria Kunskamer, Forbes Reef Road, Waterkloof Heights. 012 346 0728
The Ann van Dyk Centre Ambassador cheetah, Yeats, will be at the Nissan Charity Karting day.