What's on in Stanford (12 - 18 February 2015)

WHAT'S ON IN STANFORD

Tuesday to Saturday, February
Art Exhibition
The Stanford Table
Local artists exhibit their best pieces of the season. Open Tuesday to Saturday. Tel: 079-468 9060

Thursday to Sunday, 12 - 15 February
Marianas
All the passion fruit vines in the village are heavy with fruit, so how about a Valentine mess for dessert? We have made a mountain of meringues, so if you can lay your hands on some lovely fresh passion fruit you are almost done.

We are open from 12h00 until 16h00 on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Please phone 028 3410 272 or send us an e-mail marianas@stanfordvillage.co.za

Friday to Monday, 13 - 16 February
Don Gelato
Don Gelato warmly invites you to its Garden and Coffee Shop with new and classic Italian flavours. Coffee and tea, cold drinks and wine, savoury croissants with a variety of fillings and, of course, our homemade traditional Gelato. Fully licensed, free wi-fi, wheelchair friendly.

Open on Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday from 8.30 to 17.30 (also open during loadshedding). Tel: 081 805 7470

Friday, Saturday, 13 - 14 February
Yippy Yay Friday - Offering Fowl Fare
Coffee Corner Deli

Buttered sautéed Chicken Breast on a bed of fresh greens, dry roasted Wall Nuts and Avo. Plum Upside-down Cake with Citrus Creme Fraiche for desert or tea time treat.

YIPPY YAY SATURDAY – VALENTINE TAPAS BREAKFAST

Roasted Baby Tomatoes & Black Olives, Marinated Mushrooms, Grilled Pork Sausage with Figs, French Ciabatta Toast, Ricotta Cheese with Cherries & Pomegranate Rubies, Soft Boiled Eggs

Only R85 per person. Seating is limited, so booking is essential. To secure your spot, please phone 083 441 010 or 028 341 0034. We will also be serving for those who enjoy simpler fare.

Saturday, 14 February, 9:00 - 12:00
Saturday Morning Market
Stoep of Stanford Hotel

Stanford boasts its own little Saturday morning market. Bring along a basket and buy your ready-made meals and picnic ingredients at the market. Fresh breads, pates and prepared dishes, delicious decadent cakes and pastries, banting friendly chicken pies and frittata muffins, gluten-free quiches, and fresh farm grown vegetables, salads, heirloom seedlings, jams and fresh homemade mozzarella, halloumi & ricotta. Calli and John are selling a variety of pates and terrines and other treats.

Saturday, 14 February, 9:00 - 12:00
Jonno’s Biltong 
In front of Village Laundromat
Biltong and droewors in front of Village Laundromat.

Saturday, 14 February
Valentine's Lunch
Stanford Harvest @ Elandsvalley Farm

Where lovers meet!

We will be doing a valentines lunch special.  A three course meal with an Asian theme.  R150 per person.Regular menu also available.

Thursdays:  Art lessons.  R100.  9:00 - 13:00 

Bookings: Viv 0834098126, Sid: 0845957758

Saturday, 14 February
Valentine's Day at Mosaic 
Mosaic Lagoon Cafe

Love is in the air at Mosaic this Valentine’s Day! We’ve got a trio of gorgeous baskets for you to choose from as you celebrate your love alongside the Lagoon. Local cheeses, Belgium Chocolates, or succulent summer berries – pick your favourite and join us this Saturday. Bookings: 076 313 2814

Cheese & Champagne Basket for 2 – R350.00

Chocolate & Champagne Basket for 2 – R300.00

Uthando (Love) Basket for 2 – R400.00

Saturday, 14 February
Valentine's Dinner
The Stanford Table

We are open for dinner this Saturday night for Valentine's Dinner – please reserve your table. We have fresh trout from Langekloof as well as our famous lamb shanks on the menu. Open Tuesdays to Saturdays 09h00 – 16h00

Remember our well known freshly pressed juices and tasty breakfasts.Freshly prepared burgers, wraps, quiches and salads.Decadent cakes and tarts for midmorning and afternoon coffee.

Tel: 079-468 9060

Saturday, 14 February, 17:00
Rugby: Super 15 Rugby
The Vine Restaurant

Saturday will see the long awaited return of Super 15 Rugby!
Sharks vs Cheetas @ 17h00
Stormers vs Bulls @ 19h00.
Tel: 071 287 8823

(For all those wanting to avoid Valentine's dinner, Rugby in the bar with popcorn and Pizza)

Popcorn and cold beer and pizza in the Bar! 

Saturday, 14 February, 17:00
Rugby: Super 15 Rugby
The Birkenhead Brewery

Birkenhead is open for rugby on Saturday night. Sharks vs Cheetas @ 17h00 and

Stormers vs Bulls @ 19h00. Join us for some fun. Boerewors rolls & hamburgers. Prizes to be won. Buy 1x500ml draught and get 250ml free. Tel: 028 341 0013.

Sunday, 15 February, 8:30
Stanford Breakfastrun Club
Meet at the Vine Restaurant

Meet at 8.30am for 9am ride at the Vine Restaurant. Coffee at Kleinmond harbour. Coastal route to Gordons Bay Harbour for a bite to eat, and then over the mountain to Botriver and back to Stanford. Tel: 071 287 8823

Wednesday 18 February, 19:00
Martin Mans & Carine Bossenbroek
NG Kerk 

Organ and pan flute concert. Martin Mans is the well-known organist at the Breeplein Church in Rotterdam and holds more than 300 concerts per year worldwide. He started taking organ lessons at the age of seven and has been a permanent organist since he turned 15. Carina Bossenbroek, another accomplished Dutch musician, will perform with him on the panflute. R60. Tickets available at Stanford Tourism: 028 341 0340.

SPECIALS

Vintage Beauty Valentines Combo

Treat yourself this Valentines Day…. 

Deep Cleanse Facial and Back Massage for only R350

Pedicure with a FREE hand massage for only R150

Contact Jacolene 082 357 1245. Booking essential. 

Stanford Health Practice
Present special:
Get a health assessment for R50 when you book a reflexology session for R150.

A variety of other therapies are also available including therapeutic massage, reflexology, energy balancing, and help with Bach Flower Remedies and Tissuesalts, homeopathy and other natural remedies. Call Beatrice on 082 481 8285.

Consol Solar Jars

Stanford Rotary have just received new stock of Consol Solar Jars @ R175. Ideal for loadshedding. Contact Stephen 084 705 6719. Also at Compuworld & Coffee Corner.

WHAT'S ON IN NAPIER

Saturday, 14 February, 19:00
Valentine's Arabian Nights dinner 
Wokini

An evening for all romantics at heart. Delicious Arabic style feast by Wild Thyme. Live entertainment. Cash bar. Booking essential. 082 554 3327

COMPETITIONS

The Zeiss Walker Bay Bird Fair Photographic Competition
(Previously the Stanford Bird Club Photographic competition)

We are pleased to announce our first ever, regional bird fair photographic competition sponsored by Zeiss!

Once again, we’ll be offering fantastic prizes from our sponsor.

The competition is open to all keen photographers. We have 3 of South Africa’s top wildlife photographers to help us in the judging process. These gentleman, Chris van Rooyen, Peter Chadwick and Trevor Hardaker.

20 finalists will have their photos printed and mounted on 2 frames and will be on display in our exhibition marquee at the Walker Bay Bird Fair, 28th-29th February 2015. Prize giving event will take place on the Friday evening of the 27th sponsored by Stretton’s Gin. Competition closes 15th February 2015. Conditions of entry can be found here: www.stanfordbirdclub.co.za/?p=1793

Happy clicking! 

COMING SOON

Walker Bay Bird Fair

25 February - 1 March - Walker Bay Bird Fair, Stanford.   More info (1.69 MB) For more info, contact Liz Hochfelden on 082 766 8319, 028 3410164 or walkerbaybirdfair@gmail.com

Stanford Harvest Candle-lit dinner
Saturday, 7 March
Live, easy listening entertainment by Janet and Andrew. Booking essential: 084 595 7758. R170 per person.

What's on in Stanford-01
Walker Bay Bird Fair - 25 February - 1 March 2015
Organ Recital featuring Martin Mans & Carine Bossenbroek - 18 February 2015