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Nuwejaarsfees by die Pionier Museum

The Colosseum Showbar at Caesers Wednesdays - Saturdays until March 2000. "The Caesers dancers, together with singer Pucci and a team of Tanzanian acrobats, perform a show that is sexy without being cheap, conformed, but original; extravagant but tasteful; energetic and a whole lot of fun." - Peter Townsend (The Star - November 15 1999)

National Symphony Orchestra For NSO enquiries tel (011) 714 4501.

The State Theatre www.statetheatre.co.za

Millenium Party at the Union Buildings

Ongoing Events

Academy for SA Miniaturists. Current project: a Shop in 1:12 scale. Every Wednesday , 9:00 – 12;30, in Germiston. 435 8249, Claudia.

Adult Art. Sundays 13h00 – 17h00 at Jabula Rec Centre. Ask about Silver Jewellery, Patchwork, Quilting and Ribbon Embroidery on other days. 640 5122, Vera.

Gandhi’s Johannesburg. An exhibition at Museumafrica which explores over 30 Jhb buildings and places associated with the Mahatma. 833 5624, Eric.

Paterson Park Rec Centre: Cooking, Spinning, Stretch & Tone, Kindermusik, Kick Boxing & Halls for Hires. 728 7250.

Personal Growth Workshops: NLP, Kabbalah, regression into past lives, Yoga & meditation and more. Free introductory talks. Ivan Kaplan, 786 4089.

Magic, The Gathering Tournaments. Every Friday evening and Saturday afternoon. DCI sanctioned. Cash & card prizes. Outer Limits, Main St, Melville. 782 3767 (a/h) & 082 466 0197, Peter or 482 3771, Alan.

The Curiosity. A collectable and bric-a-brac market held on the last Sunday of each month at Village View Shopping Centre, Bedfordview. Proceeds go to Cotlands and B’nai B’rith. 970 4266, Hilton or Edna.s

The Market Theatre. Every Saturday, children’s acting workshops 09:00 – 12:00. Children’s Theatre, 14:00, free entrance!! 836 0516, Bruce.

The Planetarium. Space travel for kiddies. A sing along show for 3 – 8 year olds. 10:30. R 9.50 pp. 716 3199.

Wits University. Get the latest Wits happenings from http://www.wits.ac.za/depts/wcs/events.html or phone 716 2590.

Market Theatre Laboratory

Hare Bapeleng! Free Childrens Theatre at 14h00 every Saturday.

Also Children’s acting workshops Sat. 09h00 – 12h00. 832 1641

Barney Simon Theatre

Young Director’s Festival during October. 832 1641

The Civic Gallery

"The God Prosthetic" by Stephan Erasmus 2 – 26 November 1999

Justine Lipson 403 3408 http://www.artslink.co.za/civic

YOGA – Bush Hill/Boskruin Community Centre (Kelley Rd, behind "Lifestyle" Randpark Ridge. Contact Lyn Gray 791 1799

Mon & Thu for Business People 17h45 – 18h45. Tue 09h30 – 10h30. Also at Rooseveldt Park Recreation Centre from January.

This page has been updated on 16 November 1999.

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12 & 19 Dec: Opera:The singing Christmas Tree. State Theatre. Book at Computicket 445 8000 www.statetheatre.co.za

James Hall Museum of Transport - Millenium car show till Jan.  435 9718

 Ongoing

Academy for SA Miniaturists. Current project: a Shop in 1:12 scale. Every Wednesday , 9:00 - 12;30, in Germiston. 435 8249, Claudia.

Adult Art. Sundays 13h00 - 17h00 at Jabula Rec Centre. Ask about Silver Jewellery, Patchwork, Quilting and Ribbon Embroidery on other days. 640 5122, Vera.

Gandhi’s Johannesburg. An exhibition at MuseumAfrica which explores over 30 Jhb buildings and places associated with the Mahatma. 833 5624, Eric.

Paterson Park Rec Centre: Cooking, Spinning, Stretch & Tone, Kindermusik, Kick Boxing & Halls for Hires. 728 7250.

Personal Growth Workshops: NLP, Kabbalah, regression into past lives, Yoga & meditation and more. Free introductory talks. Ivan Kaplan, 786 4089.

Magic, The Gathering Tournaments. Every Friday evening and Saturday afternoon. DCI sanctioned. Cash & card prizes. Outer Limits, Main St, Melville. 782 3767 (a/h) & 082 466 0197, Peter or 482 3771, Alan.

The Market Theatre. Every Saturday, children’s acting workshops 09:00 - 12:00. Children’s Theatre, 14:00, free entrance!! 836 0516, Bruce.

The Planetarium. Space travel for kiddies. A sing along show for 3 - 8 year olds. 10:30. R 9.50 pp. 716 3199.

The Colosseum Showbar at Caesers Wednesdays - Saturdays until March 2000. "The Caesers dancers, together with singer Pucci and a team of Tanzanian acrobats, perform a show that is sexy without being cheap, conformed, but original; extravagant but tasteful; energetic and a whole lot of fun." - Peter Townsend (The Star - November 15 1999).

Pretoria Art Museum The Nation's Alphabet An exhibition until 30 January 2000, Hanreudi Buchi will be exhibiting until 16 January and the Santam Child Art will be on display until the end of December.

Art & Crafts

ART GLASS STUDIO CC

Suppliers of stained glass, bases, bevels & glass accessories. Courses offered in stained glass, hot glass, painting on glass, manufacturers of hand-crafted, custom-made articles such as lamps, mirrors, windows, glassware, and other objects d'art.

(011) 640 2393 Mark & Ruth artglass@mega.co.za

CHEMOSOL CC

Fabric paints & screen printing materials to the public and wholesale.

(011) 493 3686 Urnest

CRAFTS UNLIMITED

Great décor ideas, Embroidery kits & crafter's delights from near & far, a studio for workshops and more…. 794 4045 Di pucketty@pixie.co

CREATIVE PAPERCRAFT

Supplies and workshops in various crafts relating to paper, paper lace, origami and many more; also crafts such as calligraphy and marbling. (011) 763 5682 Yvonne

FLY THE COOP

Porcelain dolls, teddy bears, gifts, arts and crafts. (011) 662 1816 Marian

FRIENDS OF THE JOHANNESBURG ART GALLERY

Activities throughout the year; exhibitions, outings, films and more.

(011) 720 3479 Fiona art@mj.org.za http://www.joburg.org.za

HONEYDEW ARTS & CRAFTS

Art requisites for sale. 794 1738 Gwen

IKEBANA INTERNATIONAL JOHANNESBURG CHAPTER

Promoting the art of Ikebana (Japanese flower arranging). 646-4824 Marilyn

JOHANNESBURG WEAVERS & SPINNERS GUILD

Meetings held 3rd Saturday of the month at 108 8th St, Linden at 2pm. All aspects of spinning and weaving covered in talks and workshops. Tuition available to newcomers. Talks and demos can be booked. (011) 782 7728 Loretta

SANDOWN UNION CHURCH CAFÉ UNION CRAFT DAY

Teas and light lunches available. Sandown Union Church, Stella St, Sandown

884 3820 Sandra

SHADES OF NGWENYA

Hand-made recycled glassware. Glassblowing daily and on last full weekend of month. 957 3180 Jes

THE JOHANNESBURG ART FOUNDATION

Ongoing drawing and painting classes for adults, high schoolers and children. Special courses at various times in watercolours, silk-screening, etching and desk top publishing. 486-1658/646 6197 Ansuso

THE POTTERY

Pottery requisites, bisqueware and firing service. 794 1217 Tamara & Miranda

WITWATERSRAND EMBROIDERERS' GUILD

Tues – 10:00-12:00, Roosevelt Park, & every 4th Sat – 14:30-16:30.

(011) 782 8682 Leone

Charity fairs

B'NAI B'RITH LODGE GOLAN

Two charity collectibles and bric-à-brac fairs a month. 1st Sun of month in Kensington, last Sun of month in Bedfodview. 970 4266 Hylton nimrods@global.co

TEDDY BEAR FAIR

Charity fairs at Ramkiekie. 082 671 8976 Liverne danab@mweb.co.za

Dancing

COUNTRY LINE DANCING

The most fun you can have while exercising. Classes in Edenvale, Parkhurst & Sandton. Leila  454 0668 (a/h), Gillian 082 901 3472 or Gunnar 726 6325 (o/h). 726 6325 (o/h), 454 0668 (a/h) Leila and 082 901 3742

gillian@iafrica.com

Education, training and self-development

CENTRE FOR ADDITIONAL NURSING STUDIES (WITS)

Home Care Training - an 8 week course for caregivers of bedridden, sick, elderly or dying patients. This course is not a professional nursing degree. R 250 per student. Also, various courses for practising nurses. 488 4268 (a.m.). Lindsey. 110cans@chiron.co.za

FUTURE TRENDS

Microsoft training at your venue. Group discounts. (011) 440-4161 Michele

IVAN KAPLAN

Personal Growth WorkshopsFree introductory talks. (011) 786 4089 Ivan

LINDA NASH CC

Computer training. Discounts to AEN members. 792 2705 Linda

LINGO LINKS

Foreign language conversation circles. Must have some experience.

465 8134 Rhona

MICHAEL MOUNT ORGANIC MARKET

Every Saturday and Thurs a.m. Selected Moonlight Market days. 463 5831 Babel

NATIONAL COUNCIL OF WOMEN

Meetings on topical issues with lively speakers every 4th Mon at 10:30, Partown North. Action groups/lobbying. (011) 447 4407, Yvonne or 706 0586, Jeanne

ON TRACK TRAINING

Training strategies to develop organisational capacity, career development guidance, New Basic Conditions of Employment Act - getting in line. Career development 477 3268 Diane

RANDBURG COMMUNICATORS

462 2255 Sal tchsmart@global.co.za

SANDTON AREA LIBRARY GROUP

Guest speakers and exhibits, story hour and holiday activities, study facilities at many of our branches. 301 8961 Ingrid

SCHOOL OF METAPHYSICS

"Treat yourself to Life", Louis Hay course; "How to conquer the worry habit". "Enrich your Life" - courses and distance learning programme. (011) 640 3600 Naomi

THE CORNELIAN SOCIETY

Informative, educational and entertaining lectures. 2nd Tue of month. Bryanston Country Club. 09:30. 884 2235 Jayne

THE TENTH HOUSE - ACADEMY OF ART & DESIGN

Ddesk-top publishing course and art classes for adults and high school pupils.

782 9837 Norma

THE TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION

Training for adults from the rural areas and informal settlements in income generating, job creation and small business skills. (011) 366 1095 Claudia

UNION OF JEWISH WOMEN - ADULT ED DIV.

Adult education centre. Supervised bridge every Mon at 13:30. Literacy, sewing, baking, knitting and crocheting classes (for domestic workers) every Thurs at 14:00. (011) 648 1053 Clarice

WITS COMMUNICATIONS SERVICE

(011) 716 4104 Wendy 160DKV@atlas.wits.ac.za

Entertainment

FULLY BOOKED

Presentations to book lovers. Choose from a wide range of topics or tailor - make your own. R 25 per person (min R 200). 609 8577 Ros fullybooked@web.co.za

THE LISTENERS' LIBRARY

Books on tape for all ages and tastes. Hundreds of titles to choose from.

(011) 325 2266 Kirsten

Health, Wellbeing & Spiritual

HATHA YOGA

Classes offerer by a qualified Yoga teacher. Stress release, muscle tone & general well be