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Bookshop hours

Next PCH Book store sale
31 October 2015
08:30 - 12:00.

Tuesdays, Fridays


Click here to be redirected to the PCH Bookshop.

To download the latest version of the bookshop's collectable's catalogue, click here.

"That moment when you are reading a book and the whole world around you does not exist anymore, that is the best moment."

Alzheimer's Support Group

Next Alzheimer's Support Group:

Monday 19 October 2015
at 17:15.

Facilitated by Registered Trauma Counsellor, Riekie Coetsee.

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Contact Matron Rina Oosthuysen at 012 460 2221 to make an appointment.

During the Boer-War there was a desperate need for a haven for elderly. 

A building fund was established to build this haven and in 1896, the building plans were drawn for four semi-detached cottages. This moderate project would cost at least 1500 pounds.  Fundraising during the War was challenging due to the extreme distress and need, but the Home maintained its fundraising efforts and a grand total of 1 284/15/7 pounds were brought to the fund on 31 December 1903.  The Home could be built. 

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Our friendly and competent personnel ensure complete peace of mind, while providing the care your relatives deserve. 

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Princess Christian Home's monthly fees include a variety of activities:

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PCH Bookshop 2014

The PCH Bookshop provides a wide range of good quality, second hand books at bargain prices. 

The PCH Bookshop is open on:

  • Tuesdays and Fridays from 9:30 to 12:00 and
  • Saturdays 8:30 to 12:00

Donations of books are always welcome to support this worthy cause.  For more information on the PCH Bookshop, to donate and buy books, please contact us at 012 460 2221 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

The PCH Tea Garden is now available for your event.

Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. now to reserve this venue for your:

  • birthday
  • baby shower or
  • wedding

Thought of the week

"The cure for all the ills and wrongs, the cares, the sorrows, and the  crimes of humanity, all lie in the one word 'love'. It is the divine vitality that everywhere produces and restores life."

- Lydia Maria Child



Date: Wed 7 October 2015
Time: 10:00 - 11:00
Artist: Mock Wedding

Date: Wed 4 November 2015
Time: 10:00 - 11:00
Artist: Sarie Sangers

Date: Wed 2 December 2015
Time: 10:00 - 11:00
Artist: The Masquerade


Mo 10:00   Library
Tu 14:30   Fabric Painting
We 10:30   Exercises
Th 10:30   Reading

For the Monthly program for October, please click here.
* Please note that the program can change at any time.


To the following residents who celebrate their birthdays in October:

We hope that your day will be as special as you are -

Mrs ME van der Linde
Mrs LB Cruz
Mrs AMF Basson
Mrs R Eksteen
Mrs H Joubert
Mrs CC Visser
Mrs C Nolan
Mrs A Grobbelaar


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