The Green Zone 08 October 2019

05:21 (GMT+2) Fri, 11 Oct 2019

National Invasive Species Week started on the 7th and wraps up on Friday the 11th.

This year the week is themed Know Your Species and the week is marked to bring attention to the impacts, prevention, and management of invasive species.

 8th October is World Octopus Day

 9th  October is Pet Obesity Awareness day

 11th October is Vet Nurse Day

Garden Masterclass with Tanya Visser this Thursday from 10 AM to 12pm. Rsvp at

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Friday there’s a Reforest your garden talk by Alison Mary Kuhl from 10 AM to 12pm at 46 Kameeldoring Street in Jeffreys Bay. More here

The Sealpoint Wildflower Chase is at the Fynbos Lounge this weekend in St. Francis Bay. It’s on from Friday starting at 11am. Sat the 12th at 9am and 2pm. And Sunday the 13th at 10am More here

Eastern Province Clivia Club hosts the Spring Clivia Show this weekend at Little Beacons Pre School in East London. Saturday starts at 9am and Sunday starts at 12pm. More here

This Sunday the 13th is a 5 Km Fun Run & Dog Walk at Grass Roof from 8am to 12 noonMore here

Hilltop Kitten Shower starts at 10 AM till 3pm this Sunday at Mel's Fun Farm in East London. There’ll be a photobooth, face painting and fun for the whole family.

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SPCA Blessings of the Animals from 12 PM to 1pm this Sunday hosted by the SPCA East London at the New Apostolic Church in Garvin Street, Chiselhirst. More here

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