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Century City Natural Goods Market

On Sunday 26th October, why not head out to the Century City Natural Goods Market?! Good, natural food, natural body care products and loads of activities for the kids – like magic shows and Art Jamming! From 9am until 2pm. Phone 0215312173 Email naturalgoodsmarket@gmail.com       Read More »

The Dino Expo – Johannesburg

From November 1st until 19th December, the Johannesburg Botanical Gardens will play host to lifesize, moving dinosaurs! The expo combines a spectacular outdoor showcase of life-size dinosaur replicas with a theatrical performance involving realistic ‘animatronic’ dinosaurs – dubbed ‘The Untold Story of the African Dinosaur Mystery’ – plus a host of fun activities for kids and adults. The Dino Expo ... Read More »

Halloween puppet show

This is a Ghost Story with a difference! Lots of excitement on Halloween evening! Come and see what happens on a dark and stormy Halloween night when our two puppet friends go out for “trick-or-treat”, and find themselves at the Creepy Castle! Not too scary for the little ones. So come and dress up and have fun! Bookings via the ... Read More »

Kinder Theatre

On Saturday 11th October, Joburg kids can be treated to “Princess, Knight and a Unicorn” – an interactive puppet show at The Kinder Theatre in Emmarentia. Princess Sunshine has a wish …  Find out how the Knight makes her wish come true, and meet the elusive Unicorn! A puppet show by Margaret Auerbach for ages 3+. Tickets are R50 each. ... Read More »

Mad Hatters Party at Signal Gun Winery

Head on over to the Signal Gun Winery for their Mad Hatters Party on the 25th and 26th October! Time: 10am – 5pm Entrance fee: Adults R60, Children under 18 years of age is R30 There will be face painters, balloon modellers, a petting zoo and a jumping castle for the kids, sweet and savoury eats, “Seasons of Sauvignon” Wine ... Read More »

On a ROLL and out of control!

By Landi Du Toit It is no secret that we have become more aware of our surroundings and we have made some changes to better our lives. One of the very cool new vibes doing the rounds – and it has been doing it for quite some time – recycling. Not just any recycling. Upcycling. Just to make sure I ... Read More »

Halloween Treat ideas!

By Vicky Pollock With Halloween around the corner here are some fairly easy healthy recipes to try on your kiddies. Banana Ghost Pops Skip the Halloween cake pops for this just-as-yummy (and totally cute) alternative: banana and coconut ghost sticks!   Ingredients: Bananas Ice cream stick 1 cup Orange juice Shredded coconut Chocolate chips or raisins   What to do: ... Read More »

Durban Children’s Theatre Festival

Information Sourced from : www.imbored.co.za These holidays, Catalina Theatre launches The Durban Children’s Theatre Festival.  The exciting line-up gives you an abundance of choices and guarantees fun for the whole family! FANTASTICAL FLEA CIRCUS RETURNS! Written and directed by Clinton Marius, this fun-filled frolic stars energetic young actors, Shona Johnson and Khanyisani Kheswa, who appear as a widely-respected Fleaologist, and ... Read More »

Art workshops in Cape Town

By Heidi Janit Next week, children aged 6 – 13  can work with Mareliza Kirschbaum – art teacher, illustrator and artist. The workshops will take place in Meadowridge on Monday 6th, Wednesday 8th and friday 10th October. Time: 14:30 – 17:00. Cost: R120 (inclusive of all art materials) Booking is vital. Contact Mareliza directly: mareliza@live.co.za or on 0827425129 Read More »

Holiday fun at Pretoria Zoo

By Heidi Janit If you live in Joburg or Pretoria, and your children are interested in learning about all the wonderful animals of our world, then the Pretoia Zoo is the place to be! Take a look at these exciting programmes taking place at The Pretoria Zoo these hollidays. All are presented in English and Afrikaans. Information Source: www.imbored.co.za Junior ... Read More »