TALK – 16 MAY 2017

DOCUMENTING DEEP HISTORY  The Olifants-Doorn River Water Resources Project: The raising of Clanwilliam Dam: Heritage Mitigation SPEAKER: Wouter Fourie DATE:  Tuesday, 16thMay 2017 TIME: 19h45 for 20h00 VENUE: The Athenaeum, Boundary Terraces, Newlands, at the...

MARCH TALK & AGM 2017 (21 March 2017)

TOPIC: AGM & Quiz: Testing your vernacular architecture knowledge! DATE:  Tuesday, 21st March 2017 (Human Rights Day) TIME: 19h45 for 20h00 VENUE: The Athenaeum, Boundary Terraces, Newlands, at the intersection of Mariendahl and Campground Roads A reminder that...

FEBRUARY TALK (21 Feb 2017)

TOPIC: The impact of new development proposals on the historic fabric of the Bo Kaap SPEAKER:  Prof. Fabio Todeschini DATE:  Tuesday, 21st February 2017 TIME: 19h45 for 20h00 VENUE: The Athenaeum, Boundary Terraces, Newlands, at the intersection of Mariendahl and...

NOVEMBER TALK – 15 NOV 2016

TOPIC: The farm Elandsberg in the Roggeberg SPEAKER:  Nigel Amschwand DATE:  Tuesday, 15th November 2016 TIME: 19h45 for 20h00 VENUE: The Athenaeum, Boundary Terraces, Newlands, at the intersection of Mariendahl and Campground Roads Nigel Amschwand will speak on the...

OCTOBER 2016 -TALK (18 Oct)

TOPIC: The old hotels of Cape Town 1890-1911 SPEAKER: Michael Walker DATE:  Tuesday, 18th October 2016 TIME: 19h45 for 20h00 VENUE: The Athenaeum, Boundary Terraces, Newlands, at the intersection of Mariendahl and Campground Roads Mike Walker will give an illustrated...

SEPTEMBER 2016 -TALK (20 Sept)

TOPIC: Two histories of Valkenburg: historic farmstead and psychiatric hospital SPEAKER:  Trevor Thorold DATE:  Tuesday, 20th September 2016 TIME: 19h45 for 20h00 VENUE: The Athenaeum, Boundary Terraces, Newlands, at the intersection of Mariendahl and Campground Roads...