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Bookshop hours

Next PCH Book store sale
Saturday 25 November 2017
08:30 - 12:00.

Tuesdays, Fridays
09:30-12:00

Saturdays
08:30-12:00

Click here to be redirected to the PCH Bookshop.

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

"All Collectable Books have been reduced!"

The PCH Bookshop will close
at 12:00 on Tue 15 Dec 2015 &
re-open on Tue 12 Jan at 09:30.

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Alzheimer's Support Group

Next Alzheimer's Support Group:

Mon, 20 November 2017
at 17:15.

Facilitated by Registered Trauma Counsellor, Riekie Coetsee.

Apply today

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. 


The day after Princess Christian visited the grave of her son, Prince Christian Victor, she laid the foundation stone of the Princess Christian Home Pretoria in support of the elderly in Transvaal.  Today, this foundation stone is embedded in the western inner wall of the foyer of the new Home in Muckleneuk. 

Thought of the week

“There is no charm equal to tenderness of heart” – Jane Austen

Events

THANK YOU!

 

Your generous donations, assistance & loyal support contributed to the huge success of our Morning Market held on Sat 21 Oct 2017.

 

Thank you to the following BUSINESSES who generously supported us with donations:

 

REEF CATERERS                        

GROENKLOOF SPAR 

                

GROENKLOOF BUTCHERY                    

HAZELTREE PANCAKES              

BUDGET PLANTS                      

SHELL MIDDELSTREET MOTORS

 

MR FRANCOIS KNOWLES

 

REKORD PRETORIA for placing a Free Advert for our Morning Market

 

OZMIK PROPERTIES for Free Wall Space on Florence Ribeiro Drive for our Advertising Banner.

 

JOHN SNOW INCORPORATED for making free parking bays available to our market visitors.

 

 Also a special thank you to:

 

* HARVEST CHURCH INTERNATIONAL for their donations, volunteer assistance, support, jumping castle & sound system.

 

* Family Members of the PCH Residents for the deli and cash donations.

 

* All the PCH Friends, Supporters & members of the public for their donations.

 

* All our VOLUNTEERS for their time & loyal assistance.

 

* Afrikaans Hoër Seunsskool Pretoria, Afrikaans Hoër Meisiesskool Pretoria, Crawford College (Pretoria) & Pretoria Boys High for helping with the set up & break down of the market and for assisting in our stalls.

 

* Outside Vendors for their contribution.

 

* Everyone who visited the market and supported us.

 

* Last but not least our Staff Members for their hard work and support.

 

Our market was a huge success and we are very grateful and appreciative for everyone's contribution. We could not have done it without you.

 

WEEKLY & BI-WEEKLY ACTIVITIES:

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

Birthdays

To the following residents who celebrate their birthdays in November 2017:

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

Mrs GM Conradie

Mrs JC van Biljon

Mrs P van der Merwe

Mrs E Haasbroek

Dr PL Milstein

Mrs W Bisschoff

Mrs AJ Reyneke

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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