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Afrikaans Language Monument

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Paarl, Western Cape 7620 South Africa
021 863 0543/ 4809

March 2016

Picnic Concert – Die Heuwels Fantasties

March 11, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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December 2017

Emo Adams Piekniekkonsert/Picnic consert

December 8, 2017 @ 9:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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  Die bekroonde en veelsydige vermaak-ster Emo Adams bestyg weer die Paarlberg om sy ou en nuwe aanhangers te vergas met ‘n pikante piekniekkonsert. Dit vorm deel van die Konsertreeks, waaroor inwoners, buitelanders en toeriste mal is, ten bate van die ‘Laat ons Lees!’- voorleesprojek vir kinders. Besoekers is welkom om vooraf die beeldskone omgewing via wandelpaaie te verken terwyl die kinders hulself in die speelparkie vermaak. Bring jou eie drankies (geen glas) en piekniekmandjie of bestel een vooraf by…

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Dans van die vlamme/ Picnic on fire

December 30, 2017 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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‘n Nag van vlamme, vuur en natuur is die lig aan die einde van die jaartonnel wanneer die Psychedelic Theatre optree. Voeg daarby heerlike somerweer en lekker pieknieks op die sagte gras van die Tuinteater, dan is dit heeltemal te verstane waarom die ‘Dans van die Vlamme’-vertoning ‘n hoogtepunt op die kalender is. Die uurlange vertoning sluit in musiek, vuurdansers wat vlamme eet en uitblaas, en onder meer met brandende hoelahoepels, palmkerse en vuurslange dans. Soos gewoonlik gaan hulle weer…

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January 2018

The Rockets Piekniekkonsert/ Picnic Consert

January 27, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Dié gewilde, SAMA-genomineerde r&b/pop-groep is ou bekendes op menige radiostasie en veral liedjies van hul Afrikaanse album, waaronder ‘Namakwa Daisy’ en ‘Ek is Lief Vir Jou’, is immergeliefd. Dit vorm deel van die Konsertreeks, waaroor inwoners, buitelanders en toeriste mal is, ten bate van die ‘Laat ons Lees!’- voorleesprojek vir kinders. Besoekers is welkom om vooraf die beeldskone omgewing via wandelpaaie te verken terwyl die kinders hulself in die speelparkie Kid Friendly

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The Rockets Piekniekkonsert/ Picnic Consert

January 27, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Dié gewilde, SAMA-genomineerde r&b/pop-groep is ou bekendes op menige radiostasie en veral liedjies van hul Afrikaanse album, waaronder ‘Namakwa Daisy’ en ‘Ek is Lief Vir Jou’, is immergeliefd. Dit vorm deel van die Konsertreeks, waaroor inwoners, buitelanders en toeriste mal is, ten bate van die ‘Laat ons Lees!’- voorleesprojek vir kinders. Besoekers is welkom om vooraf die beeldskone omgewing via wandelpaaie te verken terwyl die kinders hulself in die speelparkie Kid Friendly

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March 2018

Volmaanpiekniek /Full-moon picnic at the Language monument

March 2, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Maanskyn, rose en pieknieks by die Taalmonument / Lighten up your live with a full-moon picnic at the Language monument (English below) Soms is alles net maanskyn en rose, veral as jy die volmaan van nader bekyk op ‘n heerlike lenteaand op die beeldskone Paarlberg. Daarom nooi die Afrikaanse Taalmonument se vriendelike personeel almal hartlik uit om saam met ons die eerste Volmaanpiekniek van die somerseisoen te vier. Dié pieknieks is baie gewild onder plaaslike inwoners én oorsese besoekers, wat…

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June 2018

Afrikaans Taalmonument workshop on poetry writing

June 25, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Bring your poems to light Taalmonument offers enjoyable Afrikaans workshop on poetry writing For those confronted by writer's block when putting pen to paper or finger to keyboard to create poetry, the Afrikaans Language Museum and Monument (ATM) in Paarl offers a poetic solution: a workshop on 25 June 2018 with poetry expert Prof Bernard Odendaal. In addition, participants’ best poems will be considered for the Green Gallery exhibition at the monument where lesser-known writers' work is brought to the…

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July 2018

Inleidende Boekherstelkursus / Introductory Book Repair Course

July 4, 2018 @ 9:00 am - July 6, 2018 @ 4:30 pm
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Give your old books a new lease on life Book a date now for Taalmonument’s book repair and binding courses You love your old, neglected hardcover books, but just wish you could master the art of properly repairing them? Then book repair specialist Peter Packery's courses at the Afrikaans Language Museum and Monument (ATM) in Paarl are the answer to your dreams. Packery, who has more than four decades of experience in book repair and binding, including the restoration of…

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Inleidende Boekherstelkursus / Introductory Book Repair Course

July 4, 2018 @ 9:00 am - July 6, 2018 @ 4:30 pm
Afrikaans Language Monument Paarl, Western Cape 7620 South Africa + Google Map

Give your old books a new lease on life Book a date now for Taalmonument’s book repair and binding courses You love your old, neglected hardcover books, but just wish you could master the art of properly repairing them? Then book repair specialist Peter Packery's courses at the Afrikaans Language Museum and Monument (ATM) in Paarl are the answer to your dreams. Packery, who has more than four decades of experience in book repair and binding, including the restoration of…

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September 2018

Afrikaanse Taalmonument Museum Conservation

September 6, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Save your fabulous furniture Taalmonument offers bilingual workshop with esteemed antiques restorer Like art, antique furniture also needs to be restored and conserved for the sake of its value (and functionality). In support of South Africa’s heritage the Afrikaans Language Museum and Monument (ATM) is offering a Museum Conservation workshop for furniture lovers - under the guidance of esteemed antiques restorer Emmeke van der Meulen - on 6 September 2018. Although the day is focused on the preservation of museum…

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November 2018

Afrikaanse Taalmonument Sterrekykpiekniek / Stargazing Picnic

November 10, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Mars in sight at the iconic Language Monument All eyes on the red planet during stargazing picnic Locals can thank their lucky stars to live in region with an incredible night sky that will once again entertain visitors during a stargazing picnic at the Afrikaans Language Monument on Paarl Mountain. That's why the friendly staff invite one and all to enjoy a festive evening in a beautiful setting on Saturday, 10 November 2018. Guests can explore the starry sky thanks…

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Volmaanpiekniek / Full Moon Picnic

November 23, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Let the moon shine on your Taalmonument picnic Experience the cosmic show in the breathtaking scenery You don’t need to cry for the moon to make a perfect evening out possible. Simple join the Afrikaans language monument’s friendly staff on a beautiful evening on the picturesque Paarl Mountain to celebrate a Full Moon Picnic on Friday, 23 November 2018, in aid of a good cause. The picnics are very popular with local residents and overseas visitors, who particularly enjoy the…

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December 2018

Piekniekkonsert / Picnic Concert: Joshua na die Reën

December 1, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Joshua na die Reën celebrates the summer at Taalmonument Garden Theatre opens her arms for talented must-hear-musician Soothing, intelligent and flowing from the heart; this is the musical experience that Joshua na die Reën will bring to the Afrikaanse Language Monument on Paarl Mountain on Saturday, 1 December, for the first summer concert of the new season. This highly talented man has not only won numerous prizes, but criss-crosses South Africa to win the hearts of as many possible people…

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Sterrekykpiekniek / Stargazing Picnic

December 8, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Somewhere in the Middle of Nowhere at the iconic Taalmonument Stargazing picnic will eye the (in)visible comets Locals can thank their lucky stars to live in region with an incredible night sky that will once again entertain visitors during a stargazing picnic at the Afrikaans language monument on Paarl Mountain. That's why the friendly staff invite one and all to enjoy a festive evening in a beautiful setting on Saturday, 10 November 2018. In addition, a spectacular sunset and a…

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Aandwedloop / Night Run

December 12, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Paarlse Aandwedloop samel draf-draf geld in vir kinders met outisme / Fun Run above Paarl in aid of children with autism (English below) Taalmonument gasheer vir geleentheid van pret, gesellig eet en ‘n bietjie sweet Gegewe dat daar na raming jaarliks sowat 7 000 kinders met outisme in Suid-Afrika gebore word, is dit nou die tyd om draf-draf (of stap-stap) geld in te samel vir die Boland Skool vir Outisme, een van bittermin plekke waar hierdie kinders geholpe word. Boonop…

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Krismis met die sterre / Christmas with the stars

December 15, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Dans van die Vlamme / Picnic on Fire

December 29, 2018 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Dans van die Vlamme / Picnic on Fire 29 Des 2018 | 20:30-21:30 | Taalmonument Tuinteater *Volledige mediavrystelling sal binnekort geplaas word. / Detailed media release will be posted shortly.

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January 2019

Full-moon picnic at the Language monument

January 19, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Lighten up your life with a full-moon picnic at the Language monument New season about to commence You don’t need to cry for the moon to make a perfect evening out possible. Simple join the Afrikaans Language Monument’s friendly staff on a beautiful spring evening on the picturesque Paarl Mountain to celebrate the first Full Moon Picnic of the summer season on Friday, 26 October 2018. The picnics are very popular with local residents and overseas visitors, who especially enjoy…

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Picnic Concert: The Rockets at Taalmonument

January 25, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Rockets to light up the Taalmonument once again New year celebrated with ever-popular musical group To light up the summer and new year, the ever-popular R&B/pop group The Rockets will once again ascend the Paarl Mountain get 2019 off to a merry start. The place? The Taalmonument. The date? Friday, 25 January. Furthermore, their concert is in part in aid of the Let's Read! literacy project for children, and visitors are asked to bring and donate any children's books for…

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February 2019

Stersirkel-fotografiewerkswinkel / Star Trail Photographic Works

February 2, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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R 750.00

Stersirkels-fotografiewerkswinkel by Taalmonument / Star trails photography workshop at Taalmonument (English below) ’n Fotografiewerkswinkel, waar deelnemers sal leer om stersirkels ("star trails") af te neem, word op Saterdag, 2 Februarie 2019, by die Afrikaanse Taalmonument in die Paarl aangebied. Dié praktiese werkswinkel, deur professionele fotograaf en geregistreerde toergids, Peter Haarhoff, van die Cape Photographic Company, is geskik vir beginner- tot intermediêre fotograwe. ‘n SLR-kamera (digitaal of 35mm), driepoot en beheerkabel is noodsaaklik. Deelnemers sal maklike en betroubare maniere leer om…

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Piekniekkonsert / Picnic Concert: ADAM, Early B & Irene-Louise van Wyk

February 15, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Die sterre gaan skyn by die Taalmonument / The stars to shine at the Taalmonument (English below) ADAM, Early B en Irene-Louise van Wyk beloof ʼn magiese, musikale someraand ʼn Aand van sterbelaaide musiektalent onder die sterre wag op almal wat hul weg na die Taalmonument op Paarlberg vind wanneer ADAM, Early B en Irene-Louise van Wyk op Saterdag, 16 Februarie 2019, die someraand in ʼn magiese musikale ervaring omskep. ʼn Unieke kombinasie van pop, folk en rymklets, gekombineer met…

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Piekniekkonsert / Picnic Concert: Leah & Karin Kortje

February 23, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Experience the month of love with darling Divas vannie Kaap Leah and Karin Kortje will inspire and delight at Language monument The versatile, gifted singers Leah and Karin Kortje offer a unique show at the iconic Language Monument on Paarl Mountain on Saturday, 23 February 2019, which will definitely leave visitors enamoured and inspired during the month of love. Furthermore, their concert is partly for the benefit of the Let's Read! Literacy Project for children, so visitors are requested to…

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March 2019

Sterrekykpiekniek / Stargazing Picnic

March 9, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Stars for Africa at iconic Taalmonument Last chance of this season to experience a Stargazing picnic For the last time this season, locals and visitors can get to know the dazzling stars of Africa’s celestial skies during the last picnic on Paarl Mountain on Saturday, 9 March 2019 - it promises to be another festive evening in the beautiful surroundings. In addition, a spectacular sunset and a free guided tour of the iconic sculpture are included, and the evening is…

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Taalmonument Koorfees

March 14, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Experience inspiring choir festival's crescendo once again at Taalmonument 14 choirs will promote choral music amongst a wider audience Thanks to the high note on which last year's first choir festival ended, the second Taalmonument Choir Festival will be held on Thursday, 14 March 2019, during which choirs will put their best notes forward - this year with well-known Cape Town Opera’s Chorus Maestro, Marvin Kernelle, as master of ceremonies. "One of the goals of this festival is to promote…

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Volmaanpiekniek / Full Moon Picnic

March 22, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Celebrate the full moon at iconic Taalmonument Don’t miss out on the last picnic of the season You too can feel over the moon by gazing at the moon on a balmy evening with your bare feet resting on the soft grass. Simple join the Afrikaans language monument’s friendly staff on the picturesque Paarl Mountain to celebrate the last Full Moon Picnic on Friday, 22 March 2019, in aid of a good cause. The picnics on Paarl Mountain are very…

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June 2019

Werkswinkel oor die skryf van gedigte

June 15, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Laat jou gedig die lig sien / Bring your poems to light (English below) Taalmonument bied genotvolle werkswinkel; borg ook plaaslike leerders ter ere van Jeugdag Vir diegene wat dalk soms ʼn bietjie dig voel as hulle pen op papier of vinger op sleutelbord plaas om ʼn gedig op te tower, bied die Afrikaanse Taalmuseum en -monument (ATM) in die Paarl weereens ʼn poëtiese oplossing: ʼn werkswinkel op Saterdag, 15 Junie 2019, met digkunskenner prof Bernard Odendaal. Nie net vorm…

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September 2019

Kom slyp jou Afrikaans werkswinkel

September 5, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Reg om jou Afrikaans te verbeter? / Ready to improve your Afrikaans? (English below) Slyp dan jou tande vir ʼn boeiende werkswinkel by die Taalmonument (Her)ontdek ’n paar geheime van goeie geskrewe taalgebruik tydens die gesellige Kom-slyp-jou-Afrikaans-werkswinkel op Donderdag 5 September 2019 by die Afrikaanse Taalmonument op Paarlberg. Dié werkswinkel, aangebied deur die talentvolle taalkenners Jana Luther van die Virtuele Instituut vir Afrikaans (VivA) en Fred Pheiffer van die Woordeboek van die Afrikaanse Taal (WAT), is gemik op die algemene…

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October 2019

Volmaanpiekniek / Full Moon Picnic

October 12, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Meer inligting sal binnekort beskikbaar wees. / More information will be available soon. Teken gerus die DATUM aan in jou kalender!

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Gevorderde Boekherstelwerkkursus / Advanced Book Repair Course

October 28, 2019 @ 9:00 am - October 30, 2019 @ 4:00 pm
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Give your old books a new lease on life Book a date now for Taalmonument’s advanced book repair and binding courses Hard on the heels of a highly successful introductory course on book restoration, the Afrikaans Language Museum and Monument (ATM) in Paarl once again offers a course focusing on advanced techniques such as leather binding and gold-foiling from 28 to 30 October 2019. Book repair specialist George Wentzel's course is suitable for beginners AND participants who have already acquired…

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November 2019

Sterrekykpiekniek / Stargazing Picnic

November 23, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Meer inligting sal binnekort beskikbaar wees. / More information will be available soon. Teken gerus die DATUM aan in jou kalender!

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December 2019

Aandwedloop / Night Run

December 4, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Meer inligting sal binnekort beskikbaar wees. / More information will be available soon. Teken gerus die DATUM aan in jou kalender!

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Volmaanpiekniek met Kersvader / Full Moon Picnic with Father Christmas

December 13, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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As jy nog nie een van hierdie pragtige, gesellige aande op Paarlberg meegemaak het nie, is dit binnekort jou kans. En as jy reeds ‘n volmaanpiekniek beleef het, bring hierdie keer ander vriende saam. Hou www.taalmonument.co.za en ons FB-blad dop vir besonderhede. If you haven’t participated in one of these beautiful, social evenings on Paarl Mountain, this is your chance. And if you’ve already experienced a full moon picnic, bring other friends along this time. See www.taalmonument.co.za and our FB…

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Sterrekykpiekniek / Stargazing Picnic

December 21, 2019 @ 6:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Meer inligting sal binnekort beskikbaar wees. / More information will be available soon. Teken gerus die DATUM aan in jou kalender!

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Dans van die Vlamme / Picnic on Fire

December 28, 2019 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Dans van die Vlamme / Picnic on Fire Kaartjies is vooraf beskikbaar by Computicket teen R100 per volwassene, R80 SA studente & pensionarisse en R60 vir kinders (3-13 jaar oud). Kaartjies sal ook op die dag by die hek beskikbaar wees teen R120 per volwassene, R100 SA studente en pensionarisse en R60 kinders (3-13 jaar oud). Meer inligting sal binnekort beskikbaar wees. Besoek ook www.taalmonument.co.za oor toekomstige geleenthede en programme.

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January 2020

Sterrekykpiekniek / Stargazing Picnic

January 18 @ 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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In the new year, locals and visitors can get to know the glittering night sky – specifically the star cluster 47 Tucanae - better during a summer picnic on Paarl Mountain on Saturday, 18 January 2020. It promises to once again be a festive evening in the beautiful setting; in addition, a spectacular sunset and a free guided tour of the iconic sculpture is included, and the evening is in aid of a good cause. Visitors can explore the starry…

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Piekniekkonsert / Picnic Concert: The Rockets

January 24 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Piekniekkonsert / Picnic Concert: The Rockets Kaartjies is beskikbaar by Computicket teen R100 vir volwassenes en R50 vir kinders (3-13 jaar oud). Meer inligting sal binnekort beskikbaar wees. Besoek ook www.taalmonument.co.za oor toekomstige geleenthede en programme.

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February 2020

Volmaanpiekniek / Full Moon Picnic

February 8 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Afrikaans Language Monument Paarl, Western Cape 7620 South Africa + Google Map

If you haven’t participated in one of these beautiful, social evenings on Paarl Mountain, this is your chance. And if you’ve already experienced a full moon picnic, bring other friends along this time. See www.taalmonument.co.za and our FB page for details.

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