Pencil in: 29 February 2024

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1 March: Join the A Lodge Bloem Night Market at 16:00. Arend van den Berg and Francois Bouwer will be the live entertainment at the event. Tickets cost R20 per person.

1-2 March: 1976 Films presents the 2024 installment of film screenings that will feature a documentary and film. The Colonel’s Stray Dogs, directed by Khalid Shamis, will screen on 1 March 2024 at 18:00. A film directed by Kenny Mumba – Can you see us? – will screen on 2 March 2024 at 16:00 at the Waaihoek Wesleyan Church. Tickets are available at R50 per person. Contact 078-218-3012 or 081- 340-2565 to secure your seat.

2 March: Bloem Lifestyle Show and Shine V.7 at the Loch Logan Island. Tickets at the gate cost R100 per person, pre-sale tickets are available from R80. For more information contact 084- 977- 0307 or 066-046-5870.

2 March: Join the Mimosa Mall Family Fun Run, in association with the Louzanne Coetzee Foundation and Bloemfontein Striders. To compete in the 21km run there will be a R120 entry fee. The starting time is at 06:00. The starting time for the 10km run is at 06:30. This entry fee is R100. A temporary license is required if you’re not part of a running club for both distances. The Fun Run’ (5km) entry fee is R50, and it starts at 06:45. Start & Finish: Mimosa Mall open parking area (Melville Drive). Prizegiving: 10:00 at the Mimosa Mall open parking area.

9 March: Make your own Capri sandals, based on the Italian method of sandalmaking at the Sandal Bar half-day workshop hosted by Lindsay Rigg and Urth from 10:00. Tickets cost R1550 and include one pair of unique sandals made by yourself. This also includes all materials and supplies and a shoe bag. Toolkits and lunch are not included. Visit www. for more information.