adults, R75 scholars.
January 22 – Dan Patlansky & Natasha Meister. Cost: R80 adults, R55 scholars. NEW YEAR’S EVE CONCERT: Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens is hosting a New Year’s Eve concert with Prime Circle and Elvis Blue. December 31, 8pm. Concert Lawn, Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens, Rhodes Ave, Newlands. Cost: R250. Bookings on line: www.webtickets.co.za or from Kirstenbosch ticket office at 021 761 2866. Enquiries: 021 799 8783. ART: Original Cape Art hosts an exhibition with 22 Cape artists. December 5-14, 10am-5pm. Sanlam Hall (Gate 2), Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens, Rhodes Dr, Newlands. Contact Ross at 021 686 8222. GARDEN TALKS: Attend a talk on the Christmas spectacular. December 7, 10am. Superplants Garden Centre, 1 Link Rd, Bothasig. No charge. Phone 021 558 0190. www.superplants.co.za CONCERT IN THE RESERVE: Enjoy the Friends of Helderberg Nature Reserve and Fleur du Cap Summer Sunset Concert with The Delft Big Band. December 11, 5.30pm. Helderberg Nature Reserve, Somerset West. Cost: R40 adults, R10 scholars. Phone 021 851 4060 or visit www.helderbergnaturereserve.co.za FYNBOS: The Good Hope Gardens Nursery is hosting its annual family fun day. December 16, 10am-4pm. Plateau Rd (M65), 5km from Scarborough on the road to Cape Point. Contact Roushanna at 021 780 9299. BONSAI: The Cape Bonsai Kai hosts its annual show. December 16-18, 9am-5pm. Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens, Rhodes Dr, Newlands. Contact Tony at 083 230 5348 or Dorothy at 021 797 8972. www.capebonsaikai.co.za CRAFT MARKET: Exhibitors and crafters, plus plants and pony rides. December 18, 9am-3pm. Stone Cottages, cnr Kirstenbosch and Rhodes dr, Newlands. No entry fee. Contact Tessa at 021 697 2853. www.botanicalsociety.org.za ROSE PRUNING: Attend summer pruning demonstrations. January 21-22, 10.30am. Ludwig’s Roses, Winelands, Stellenbosch. Phone 021 884 4552. www.ludwigroses.co.za GARDEN TALK: British gardener Edwin Rye will be giving a talk titled Thedayalan Titchmarshvisitedmygarden. January 25, 10.30am-11.30am. Sanlam Hall (Gate 2), Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens, Rhodes Dr, Newlands. Contact Cathy at 021 465 6440 or 072 201 2535.