Die Herald het Claudette by ‘n plaaslike byeenkoms raakgeloop waar sy vir die eerste keer haar skilderye uitgestal het. Claudette se talent is opvallend en die Herald het besluit om haar oor haar skilderye en verftegnieke uit te vra. Haar grootste droom is om voltyds te skilder, en sy wil gou weer haar kunswerke uitstal.
Almost 50 small, medium and large breed dogs with their human parents participated in this year’s annual dog walk for the SPCA on Sunday, 8 October.
On Saturday, 30 September, crowds of residents and friends went to Sungate Farms, to join the festivities and celebrate their Spring Adventure Run for their 22nd birthday. The morning started off with the 10km run, followed by a 5km run. Kurt Berndt, who ran the 10km, said it was great, just very hot.
Young and old and even a number of dogs made it through the colour stations just to be covered in coloured powder from head to toe at this year’s fun Color Run™ in Greenhills on Saturday, 16 September. The race is said to be the happiest 5km run of one’s life during which free-spirited people roam the streets. This year’s theme was ‘Superhero Tour’ and more than 2 200 people participated.
On Tuesday 19 September graduates of the township programme – developed by the South African Chefs Association (Saca) in conjunction with Lucky Star – from all over Gauteng and with ages ranging between 25 and 40 competed for the chef title. Eight finalists had to cook four plates of food using Lucky Star products for the main meal. Wilmar Continental was the host for the day.
The Trudy’s Nest Luncheon Club formed part of the Go West! Cultural Day celebrations at the Kokosi Community Hall in Fochville on Saturday, 9 September. The Toekies elderly in Cape Carnival regalia of multi-coloured polka dot hats, bow ties, sunglasses and painted faces, added more splendour to the cultural carnival. The event was organised by the West Rand District Municipality (WRDM) and a variety of cultures on the West Rand – from the Setswana to Xhosa, Zulu to Sesotho – were showing off their regalia, dancing and singing.
Die Nederduitsch Hervormde Kerk Sions-poort en EPR Sekuriteit het die afgelope Saterdag hul jaarlikse 4×4-pret- en familiedag op die Droogeheuwel Plaas in Finsbury aangebied.
‘n Gesellige atmosfeer het geheers tydens Vriendskaptuiste se kermis die afgelope naweek op Saterdag, 26 Augustus.
Lund Afslaers het op Dinsdag, 29 Augustus groot makietie gehou. Die gemeenskap en boere het van heinde en ver gekom om dit by te woon.
Bikers, the community and even learners from all over the West Rand took a stand against drugs at a Charity Drug Run event held in Krugersdorp on Saturday, 19 August. The event was hosted by Turn to Eternal Life Bible Ministries and was in aid of the fight against drugs.
Die doel van die oggend was om mammas bymekaar te bring terwyl plaaslike kleinsakevroue die geleentheid gegee was om hulle produkte en dienste uit te stal.