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15 August 
Radioactive Poetry Workshop 1 at the University of the Free State (Dining @Kovsies – formerly known as Soetdoring Cafeteria). Attendees are urged to arrive before 14:00. For more info, contact TK on 082-267-7867/

15 August
The University of the Third Age (U3A) will meet at 10:00 at the Synagogue Hall, 1 Dickie-Clark Street, for a talk by Jan Neethling of the National Museum on “Spiders & Scorpions: Getting to know them”. Everyone is welcome. Entrance costs R20 for non-members and includes tea. Call Helga Seaman 083-518-9084 for further information.

16 August 
Food & Wine with Diemersdal at De Oude Kraal Country Estate and Spa. Fine dining dinner and wine pairing with Diemersdal wine maker, Thys Louw. R495 pp. Booking essential. Contact 051-564-0636 or

16 August 
A night of poetry at Dining@Kovsies (Soetdoring Cafeteria) at the UFS from 17:30 to 19:00. Tickets cost R30. Thuthukani Ndlovu will be sharing some of his work.

17 August 
Wolfgang Marrow Bloem Album Launch. The Shebeen – Emoya Estate Bloemfontein at 19:00. Free show.

17 August
Estée Lauder invites Bloemfontein to its Masterclass which will be hosted at Anta Boga Hotel. Tickets are available at R650 per person, inclusive of a welcome drink, light lunch and an Estée Lauder gift bag. Bookings are essential. To reserve your seat, purchase your ticket online:

17 August 
Watershed will be performing their new album plus some of the old hits at Aasvoëlklub. R150 pp. Tickets available at Kiki Corner Langenhoven Park or send an email to:

18 August

Kenny Hughes live at Scarlet Sunday Sessions from 20:00 at the Scarlet Room in LHP

19 August 
Social Media Marketing Workshop at Kopano Nokeng Country Lodge & Conference Centre. Tickets cost: R999 pp. Please note that all bookings are viewed as a binding agreement. Cancellations should STRICTLY be made 48 hours beforehand.
For further information or to book, contact

20 August 
Rugby Quiz. Come show off your rugby knowledge at Copper Clover. Get your friends together and call to book your table: 051-451-9119. Teams of 6 or less. Bring your mascot. Prizes to be won.

20 August
Nederlandse filmaand om 18:30, met stroopwafels en koffie. Filmvertoning begin om 19:00. Equitas Ouditorium by UV.

22 August 
Liefde agter tralies (Tafelberg) deur Carla van der Spuy om 18:00 by Naln. RSVP by òf 051-406-7560

23 August 
Black Dog Real Rock Show at Aasvoëlklub. Experience the years of the greats in rock like Led Zeppelin, Uriah Heap, Bad Company and more. R100 pp. Performed by the especially created Black Dog Band consisting of local legends, Danny Benton, Skye Klopper, Nic Knocking, CCC and John Smit.

24 August 
Bekende fotograaf André Badenhorst gaan van 10:00 tot 13:00 by Kloppers in Bloemfontein wees. Diegene wat hom in aksie wil sien, is welkom.

24 Augustus 
60’s-dans vir ouens wat van lekker dans hou. Begin 18:30, by Orangia Rolbalklub, Att Horakstraat, Bloemfontein. Kaartjies R100 (sluit in ete en nagereg), beskikbaar by Yvonne 072-330-3066. Bel om jou plek te bespreek.

25 August 
Doek on Fleek Women’s Month Picnic at Ramblers Club. Theme: Blue jeans + doek on Fleek T-shirt + doek. Be part of the most talked about Women’s Month Picnic. Tickets are available at Computicket. For queries please WhatsApp Cleo on 079-327-7638.

28 August 
CWCL AMG will take place at the Sister Enid Hall (54 Aliwal Street). RSVP by the 21 August to or contact 051-430-3311.