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23/05/2017 11:34 AM
Sopkombuis dankiesê funksie
‘n Lekker dankiesê-funksie met soetgoedjies en ‘n lekker warm ete is verlede week vir die sopkombuis-tannies en ooms gehou wat ‘n onbaatsugtige diens aan die George-gemeenskap lewer. George Munisipaliteit se Gemeenskapsontwikkelingsafdeling het die funksie Vrydag, 19 Mei in die George Banketsaal gehou om die gemeenskapswerkers te bederf. Rdh. Mercia Draghoender, Portefeuljeraadslid van Gemeenskapsontwikkeling, het sertifikate […]

23/05/2017 11:30 AM
Kleuterskole kompetisie
George Munisipaliteit se Gemeenskapsontwikkelingsafdeling het op 18 Mei ‘n talentkompetisie aangebied vir alle munisipale kleuterskole in die George Burgersentrum. Rdh. Mercia Draghoender, Portefeuljeraadslid van Gemeenskapsontwikkeling, het die opvoeders van die kleuterskole toegespreek en gesê ons moet nie onss oë en hart toemaak vir kinders net omdat dit iemand anders se kind is nie. “Ons moet […]

22/05/2017 03:55 PM
Sustainable Futures Leadership Lecture – Prof Jon Miller

22/05/2017 03:46 PM
George Munisipaliteit Werkers optelpunt vorder goed
George Munisipaliteit se Werkers optelpunt (WOP) wat bedryf word deur die Plaaslike Ekonomiese Ontwikkelingsafdeling, vanaf die WOP kantoor in Industriëleweg se databasis groei by die dag en hul nooi werklose ambagsmanne uit om op hul databasis te kom registreer. Mnr. Desmond Carolus, Koördineerder van die Werkers optelpunt, sê een van die groot suksesverhale wat die […]

22/05/2017 01:08 PM
Girl guides search for bus stops during Amazing Rally
Outeniqua Girl Guides recently held a fun family challenge race that was enjoyed so much that they plan to make this Amazing Rally an annual event. The organisers found the GO GEORGE bus stops and the “strange” numbering a perfect challenge to score points. Participants had to take a selfie at the particular stop as […]

18/05/2017 07:04 AM
HereNow Workshops
New 5-day and 2-day workshops in video, photography, writing & awareness start on 10 June 2017 in Wilderness. The HereNow Workshops provide a comprehensive intellectual and technical toolkit with which to interpret the world and to shape these interpretations into a personal narrative.  Here you learn how to use the characteristics of cameras, lenses, lights, symbols […]

17/05/2017 04:23 PM
International AIDS Candlelight Memorial Day 21 May 2017
International AIDS Candlelight Memorial Day is celebrated on the third Sunday of May each year, to commemorate the lives of those lost and affected by HIV and AIDS.  It provides opportunities for leadership development, policy advocacy, partnerships, and improvement of community mobilisation skills. It is also an opportunity to promote local AIDS services and to […]

17/05/2017 04:15 PM
Hockey challenge draws increased field
Following the East London tournament, the remaining regional legs will be played in George on May 27 and Port Elizabeth on June 4. The popularity of the SPAR Eastern Cape Schoolgirls Hockey Challenge was confirmed this week with an increase in the number of teams for the Border Coastal leg in East London on Sunday. […]

16/05/2017 05:36 PM
NMMU Invitation: Lunchtime Lecture 18 May 2017
The Sustainability Research Unit at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (George campus) hosts regular lunchtime lectures to keep students and lectures on campus informed about topics relevant to natural resource management and the like.  We think our next topic may be of interest to a wider audience.  Please refer to the invitation below.  If you […]

16/05/2017 08:43 AM
GO GEORGE goes extra mile against harmful emissions
When encouraging George residents to make use of the bus service – even if they own a car – the GO GEORGE team always calls this an environment-friendly choice. Many would question that claim, remembering the smelly, smoky emissions they grew up associating with heavy duty vehicles.     Those toxic gases that made you cough […]