And in other news… 17/01/2017

Staff Writer February 20, 2017 No Comments

And in other news… 17/01/2017

Editor’s note

I am sure most of you, if not all, have heard about Cyclone Dineo that is on its way over Africa from Mozambique. We must say our prayers for those poor people and animals in Mozambique, north east of South Africa and Southern Zimbabwe. They are certainly going to have a wet one!

On the news this morning they were talking about safety measures of the upcoming floods caused by Cyclone Dineo, so if anyone is in those areas over the next few days, please take extra care. I am sure we, in Harare, are going only going to get a small amount of rain compared to those more affected. – Sarah


Weekend Teachings at Harare Buddist Centre (18th of February)

Topic: Overcoming Anger and Bitterness with Compassion. A workshop on the Buddhist methods for training in loving kindness and compassion, as well as how to develop forgiveness. We will explore the nature of anger and resentment and how to train in turning these mind states into compassion. Click here to read more…




Tree Society outing to Henry Hallam Dam (19th of February)

Outing to Henry Hallam Dam. Bring a chair, lunch, drinks, hat etc.  Meet at the Mukuvisi car park at 0900 for a 0915 departure to travel in convoy or share lifts. Click here to read more…




5 Steps to Happier Children (21st of February)

Please join us for a free talk given by Tamlyn Hyslop, UK trained Life Coach, NLP Practitioner and Speaker. Followed by a brief presentation about Wembley College in Kwazulu Natal. Click here to read more…





The First Step After Care Group (25th of February)

First Steps after car group for anyone in recovery. Positive thinking in recovery and a group therapy session. Click here to read more…




Crocker named in Ben Hogan Award Watch List

The 20-year-old rising star, who is the son of former Zimbabwe Test cricketer Gary Crocker, is among the nine US collegiate golfers that are appearing on the watch list for the second straight season together with teammate Rico Hoey. Named after the legendary American professional golfer, Ben Hogan, who is generally considered one of the greatest players in the history of the game, the award is given annually to the top collegiate golfer in the US. Click here to read the full story…


Surviving power cuts the smart way

One situation that comes up frequently in Harare during the rainy season — well, any season, and particularly this current flood season — is the loss of electric power. Now, depending on when the magetsi goes and what work you have to do, you can either call it a day and hit the cocktail bar, or suck it up and get to work. Click here to read the full story…

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