Art lessons For Seniors

Posted by on Apr 29, 2022

Art lessons For Seniors

Through various artistic activities, We will have fun, while creating. From drawing exercises, to Abstract art, from painting to working with play dough. Event Start Date: 2022-05-01End Date: 2023-12-31 Address: 16 Valley Road, Bordeaux, Randburg, South Africa Contact Name: Mark Fegen Contact Number: 721971882 Contact Email:...

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A Circus Picnic

Posted by on Nov 2, 2020

A Circus Picnic

After the year of #20Plenty rocked our worlds, we’re celebrating the resilience of our Rainbow Nation with some brand-new circus magic, and this time in picnic style! Pack your cushions, low-lying chairs and comfy blankets and join us for A Circus Picnic at the Zip Zap Dome from 11 – 20 December 2020, with shows daily at 7pm (doors open at 5:30pm). Our first and last public show of an unprecedented year. Tickets are R100 for pensioners, R130 for adults and R110 for...

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A Night at the Circus – Journey

Posted by on Jul 29, 2020

A Night at the Circus – Journey

JOURNEY takes entertainment to the next level and promises to take you on a visual and sensory rollercoaster of pure amazement, jaw-dropping awe and sheer delight. Imagine circus daredevils soaring effortlessly through the sky, cartwheeling and tumbling, juggling and also suspended from gravity-defying heights, all harmoniously blended with stirring orchestral masterpieces.    The circus acts are performed by ordinary children from Zip Zap who have progressed through...

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The Wit of Jane Austen

Posted by on Mar 5, 2020

The Wit of Jane Austen

  Rohan Quince will delight us with his lecture on Jane Austen’s wit.  How money, marriage, good health, hypocrisy, vanity and selfishness are all cleverly satirised by the Regency’s most famous soapie writer. Rohan grew up in Johannesburg and was educated at Bryanston Primary and King Edward VII Schools.  He has spent the last forty-odd years teaching at high schools and universities in South Africa and the United States.  He is the author of Shakespeare in South Africa:...

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Zoos: Arks of the Future

Posted by on Feb 26, 2020

Zoos: Arks of the Future

  Craig Allenby, Acting Director of The National Zoological Gardens of South Africa (NZG),  will speak to us about the role of modern day zoos in saving animal species from extinction. Hence his title Zoos as Arks of the Future and his place in the ‘ark’ as a modern day ‘Noah’.  The Pretoria Zoo was established in 1899 and is one the world’s leading zoological gardens. It is the eighth largest zoo in the world. Currently the NZG is a facility of the South African...

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