Motivational talks encouraged guests to pursue their dreams and were reminded of the importance women played in society in general and to their families.
August is the month dedicated to empowering women of all ages and races. We took to the streets and asked little Newcastillians if they thought girls were stronger than boys? Here is what they had to say:
The Pooja was conducted for rain, grain, peace, prosperity and unity, while praying for a better life for all humanity.
Not many left empty-handed, as there was something to suit every taste.
Cheerful banter and good food and drinks, added to the already vibrant atmosphere as teams cheered each other on.
“Die Boeremark is vir ons ‘n ystermasjien wat sterk voortgaan.”
The structure for the greenhouse was put in place and secured, and the garden readied for seedlings.
Various stakeholders such as the Department of Education, the Department of Health and Groenvlei SAPS CPF attended the prestigious celebration.
To commemorate this significant milestone the sub-centre erected a statue of Swami Vivekananda at its centre in Green Street.
Entries into the expo allowed car owners vehicles to be judged on their appearance and other attractive features and modifications.
From mattresses to duvet sets, socks and blankets, each centre received an abundance of donations.