Scarboroughmail, Wed 10 Feb 2016

Valentines Day Celebration of Love – 14th Feb – Whole Earth Cafe

Whole Earth Café invite you and your loved ones to join us for a very special Celebration of Love evening on the 14th Feb. The evening will include a delicious set menu with scrumptious delights (including a vegan option) live music by Nate Maingard and a glass of bubbly on arrival. Booking essential: contact
Aura:  021 780 1138,

Farmhouse Fun Times, Feb/Mar 2016

Anti-Fracking meeting and workshop in Cape Town Friday 12 Feb

You are hereby invited to attend an information day and workshop on the topic of fracking on Friday, 12th of February. The event is open to the public and we encourage everyone to attend and will be hosted by CASABIO.  Updates on recent fracking applications, important deadlines for participation and other information will be shared. The event will take place a week and a half before the closing date for submissions on Shell's applications.
Speakers include Jonathan Deal from Treasure Karoo Action Group and Saliem Fakir from WWF.
Venue: Claremont Civic Centre (c/o Wilderness and Bath roads)
Time: 4:30 pm – 9 pm
Attendees are encouraged to bring posters. For more information, please visit

Kundalini Yoga

We have changed the evening Kundalini Yoga workshop evenings to Wednesday's instead of Tuesday because of the interest that was shown for that evening. If anyone else is keen to join we start next week with the root or Mula Chakra and its corresponding endocrine glands. Come and experience this authentic Yoga of Awareness, whether you be new to Kundalini Yoga or a regular practitioner.

Yoga on your Doorstep

Hanna and Pat will be holding regular yoga classes from next week at 819 Mountain Rise Rd, Scarborough, thanks to Marietta. Her house is the second on the right as you enter from the Redhill side. The times are:
Monday: 10-11.15 am with Pat
Wednesday: 9.30 – 10.45am with Hannah
Friday: 10 – 11.15 with Pat

The fees are: R70 per class for a single drop-in. R250 for 4 classes a month. R300 for unlimited classes per month. There will be price reductions for over 60s! Please contact
Pat: 0210780 1081,   084 549 7949,
Hanna: 078 514 4374,

An update from Joe
House to let (Furnished)

3 Bedrooms / 2 bathrooms open plan with spectacular views of the ocean. Contact:
Andre:  082 557 4872  

Pop-up Tea Garden, plant and clothing sale, Sat 13 Feb 10am – 4pm

Join us for a day of indigenous plants, second-hand clothing and delicious food.
Nestled amongst the Fynbos in Cape Point, the Good Hope Gardens Nursery is the perfect venue for family and friends to enjoy a home-made treat and a discount on plants and clothes at this unique pop-up event.
FOOD – Fresh and Botanical is the theme of the day with floral foods, organic veg and wild edible ingredients harvested in and around the nursery. Veld+Sea will be creating a mouthwatering menu with sweet and savory seasonal delights, an array of Fynbos flavoured teas picked from the Veldkos garden as well as regular teas and fresh, strong coffee. Parusha Naidoo will be joining us with a selection of her super delicious vegan treats.
PLANTS – There will be a beautiful array of plants on sale in the retail. The nursery specializes in Indigenous plants and has a fantastic selection of Indigenous and Fynbos plants. They grow beautiful, hardy plants and trees specifically designed by nature to flourish in local climate conditions. Take advantage of the specials on offer at this even and green up your garden or balcony with these water wise plants
Aeren Fortune will have a rail of good quality, pre-loved ladies clothing from Ireland in a selection of gorgeous fabrics – silk, wool, etc. Treat yourself to some beautiful bargains!
Please note:
The tea garden will have outdoor seating, so we suggest bringing a wrap if the wind is up or get some tea time treats as a takeaway if it starts to rain.
There is a fun playground for kiddies to enjoy, a succulent koppie to meander up and a 30 min Fynbos walk for the adventurous. Dogs on leads please as there are free range animals around!
Please contact for any questions you might have or visit and discover what we are all about.

Help needed

Signwriter – anyone in Scarborough available to do sign writing? Please call
Steve:  082 924 8889,   021 780 1823

Land surveyor – anyone with a good recommendation? We are about to start building, and want to make sure we start digging in the right place… We have had a full survey done previously, but we need a confirmation on the top two corner pegs.
Sigi Bessesen:

Good painter – with references. Must be experienced. Please call 

Jean:   084 9938420
Cleaning lady – a hard working honest cleaning lady, needed once a week? pls let me know
Natalia:  082 423 5011

Job offer

Just Island Foods is looking for a General Manager/Senior Warehouse Operations Manager, preferably based locally in the valley, and preferably with experience in this field.  See attachment for details.

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