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[19 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]

It is already the middle of the year and winter came with a vengeance!
I met a woman the other day in a shop already making use of the Mother’s Day specials for Christmas presents. Very wise she is!
This month is full of activities being Youth Month, Father’s Day and Blood Donors month.
For outdoor enthusiasts there are the Wild Expo, the Kragdag Expo, Rock4 Rhinos and the annual Wintermark to name but a few.
Ons wens al die Springbokke alles van die beste toe vir hulle wedstyde teen die oorsese spanne en …

Community »

[19 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]
New Hours for Lyttelton Library

The opening hours for the Lyttelton Library, cnr Union and Cantonment Road have changed.
The new hours are: Monday – Thursday: 09h00 to16h50; Fridays: 09h00 to13h50 and Saturday: 08h30 to 12h50
The library will be closed on alternate Fridays (every second Friday). When the library is closed on a Friday it will automatically be open on the following Saturday.
The library will be closed on alternate Saturdays (every second Saturday). Should a public holiday fall on a Friday or Monday the library will automatically be closed on that Saturday.
Please note the NEW …

Centurion Business Forum »

[19 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]
Spanbou versterk besigheidsbande

Die Centurion Sakekamer poog voortdurend om onderlinge besigheidsbande te versterk en het tydens hul Mei 2014 se netwerkfunksie ‘n baie suksesvolle spanbou netwerksessie gehou.
Die gaste het op die grasperk van die pragtige Forever Hotel @ Centurion bymekaargekom.
Na verwelkoming deur die hotelbestuurder en sakekamer bestuurslid, Jaco Kotze, is nuwe lede sowel as lede wat hul lidmaatskap hernu het, bekendgestel.
Die gaste in in vier groepe verdeel en moes hulle verskeie take, soos deur Richard Tietz en Zané …

Arts & Culture »

[19 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]
Suksesvolle Wintermusiekaand verloop gesellig

As deel van die Centurion Raad vir Bejaardes (CRB) se fondsinsamelingsaksies, word daar jaarliks ‘n wintermusiekaand gehou wat die grootste gedeelte van die jaarlikse fondse uitmaak.
Die aand is geborg deur kaartjieverkope en ook ander befondsing deur verskeie besighede.
Afslaer Bobby Lock het hom goed van sy taak gekwyt en‘n suksesvolle wynveiling en fondsinsameling hanteer.
Die ongelooflike Kevin Leo en talentvolle Jakkie Louw het vir heerlike vermaak gesorg.

Arts & Culture »

[19 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]
ATKV Centurion ontvang twee toekennings

ATKV Centurion is onlangs tydens die Algemene Jaarvergadering van ATKV Suid-Afrika by Buffelspoort met twee toekennings vereer, naamlik vir hul onderwysprojek en die talentkompetisie vir senior burgers.

Community »

[19 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]
New shopping experience for Centurion

Forest Hill City Mall situated along the N14 and R55 in Monavoni, Centurion opened its doors for trading on 29 May 2014 with the ceremonial ribbon cutting by the Executive Mayor of the City of Tshwane, Councillor Kgosientso Ramokgopa.
He was joined by Sisa Ngebulana (founder and CEO of the Billion Group), Frank Berkeley (Nedbank Corporate Property Finance Managing Executive), Dr Anna Mokgokong (Billion Group Chairperson), Jason Ngobeni (City of Tshwane Manager) and Howard Kekana (Centre Manager).
Nedbank Corporate Property Finance Regional Executive in Gauteng, Ken Reynolds also joined in the walkabout …

Centurion Business Forum »

[19 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]
SACBW Celebrated fourth birthday

The SA Council for Business Women Centurion Branch recently celebrated their fourth birthday at the Forever Hotel Centurion.
Chairperson Carina Nel opened the meeting and spoke about the successful growth of the branch since its inception.
Neszette Wilson was the guest speaker with the topic of the day “How to become great at Networking”
Besides the sponsors of the day many ladies brought small gifts to celebrate the birthday, donated prizes and making it a fun birthday function.
Beata Rossudowski from AiYellow.com provided everyone with a delicious cupcake.
Fun Certificates were handed out to “The …

Community »

[19 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]
Being true to yourself

Lauren Fleiser had her first successful business at the aged of 12 and has accumulated years of hands on experience in various businesses.
The combination of her practical experiences, formal studies and free thinking nature have allowed her to create truly powerful methods with which she can now assist entrepreneurs to follow their dreams of running a successful business.
Lauren has published a book, Being True to Yourself Through Your Business, that is easy to read and she takes you through the processes from starting a business and steps to follow on …

Community »

[19 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]
Ladies Mornings a popular event

The monthly Ladies Morning network session at Hirsch’s Centurion Are always a popular event and well attended by about fifty ladies.
The May event was again a great success and the speaker was Lauren Fleiser from Trupreneur. She gave an inspiring talk on how a person should be true to yourself through your business.
After the talk the ladies enjoyed the cakes from Amu Cakes, snacks from Karma Catering and refreshments whilst networking and looking at the exhibitions.
Lucky draw prizes were handed to delighted winners and every lady received a pink rose …

Schools »

[19 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]
Eduan jaag eerste plekke los

Eduan Bester, leerling aan die Hoërskool Eldoraigne het op 24 Mei 2014 aan die Northern Region & Platinum Off Road Series by Rhino Park in Rayton deelgeneem en die eerste plek in albei resies verower.