Where has the time gone – Can you believe that we are almost half way through 2022? Many up and downs in the last couple of years, but we’ve made it this far! 
 
Winter is upon us so it is now the time to unpack the winter coats and rain boots! We do hope that everyone stays safe and warm during the coming winter months. 
 
Once again our newsletter is filled with interesting articles, great prizes, remarkable specials, and beautiful properties for sale by Norgarb Properties our sponsors.
Competition Winners
Norgarb Properties congratulates our MAY 2022 winners; they are:
 
– Riccardo Buhler from Kenilworth receives a free eye test to the value of R480 from Spectacle Warehouse.
 
– Matthew Martin from Plumstead receives 3 Trial Lessons to the value of R540 from Make Musical Melodies with Eily.
Monthly Competition

WIN AN EYE TEST VALUED AT R480

Once again, we thank Spectacle Warehouse for offering a prize to one lucky winner – An eye test valued at R480! 

Spectacle Warehouse is an optical store providing eye care and eye-wear essentials.

* Vouchers can be redeemed any day of the week, excluding Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Please book your appointment in advance.

WIN A VOUCHER VALUED AT R250
 
Karen teaches workshops at her home on First Avenue on illustration and creativity. 
 
Her workshops focus on building creative confidence, coming up with original ideas and capturing them in stylized, whimsical illustrations. She also has an online shop that sells fine art prints, ceramics and her popular illustration prompt cards. 
 
This month Karen is offering a R250 voucher that can be used for a workshop or to buy something from her shop. 
Please note, when entering our competition, please specify which prize you would like to win.
The draw takes place on 20 June 2022.
 
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Winners will be announced via email as well as on our Facebook page and mentioned again in our next newsletter.
 
Good Luck!
Feature Articles
SECTION 25 OF THE CONSTITUTION REMAINS UNCHANGED: IS THIS THE END OF THE DEBATE?
 
After three years of intense debate and politicking, the National Assembly voted against changing the Constitution to (explicitly) provide for expropriation of land without compensation. 
 
What questions do you have for STBB?
JUNE’22 IN THE GARDEN
 
As we approach the longest night, and the shortest day, amidst some beautiful clear days, the temperatures begin dropping. Here’s hoping for rain soon! 
 
Patchwork shares the June plant list. See it here. 
BRIC-A-BRAC, UNWANTED GOODS APPEAL
 
Animal Rescue Organisation will gladly accept any donations of unwanted goods and bric-a-brac which they sell on, at their charity shops, to enable them to support the animals in their care.
 
For large donations they will collect. Simply contact them on 021 396 5511 OR feel free to drop goods off at Norgarb Properties.
WINTERISE YOUR HOME IN 6 EASY STEPS
 
It is said that when the K-Way puffer jackets come out of the closet in Cape Town, winter is officially here. The mercury has certainly dropped in the Western Cape.
 
While one can never fully prepare for natural disasters of the scale seen with the recent devastating floods, there are a few things homeowners can do to prepare for winter. 
 
Betterbond explains more. See it here.
DOES YOUR HOME HAVE CURB APPEAL…TO CRIMINALS?
 
When it comes to the safety of your family and property, the best course of action is prevention rather than dealing with the aftermath of a break-in or robbery.
 
Charnel Hattingh, Head of Marketing and Communications at Fidelity ADT, says the last thing you want is for your home to have curb appeal to criminals. Read more here.
JUNE HOLIDAYS
 
I will soon be the June holidays.  Are you leaving for to our local warm baths or some exciting overseas destination?  Finding it difficult to find appropriate swimwear?
 
Look no further than, Oggi activewear. They keep a great selection of swimwear for the entire family in their store, throughout the year.  
 
New Businesses Listed
HEARTWOOD TREES
 
It is time to rethink gifting ideas.  Let’s make a difference in the gifts we give…
 
Giving a Heartwood tree, you create a lasting memory of the occasion to the receiver of the gift of a tree. Trees last a Lifetime…Flowers die, ink runs out, caps…we all have to many.  Give a Heartwood Tree !
 
KAREN VERMEULEN ILLUSTRATION 
 
Karen is an illustrator and artist with 20 years of experience working as a creative.
 
She offers creativity and illustration workshops at her home in First Avenue.
 
Her workshops are ‘no judgement’ zones where the focus is on the process as well as on building your creative confidence.
 
Updated Businesses
Upcoming Events
Events in CPT
 
6 June – 3 July: Baxter Theatre
 
19 June: The Labia Theatre
 
1 June: Wynberg
For the Kids
 
26 Jan to 31 Dec 2022: Rondebosch
 
1 – 7 June: Observatory
 
4 June: Brackenfell
Fot the kids
Out of Town
Out of town1
 
1 – 30 June: Franschhoek
 
1 – 30 June: Franschhoek
 
1 – 30 June: Stellenbosch
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Have a look at the latest properties Lew Norgarb and the Norgarb Properties Team have on their books. 

 
Light, Bright And Spacious
 
R2 700 000
 
Spacious Ground Floor Apartment
 
R1 995 000
 
Sunny, Spacious, Secure
 
R1 395 000
 
Quality Finishes In Sought After Complex
 
R2 795 000
 
WE SOLD IT!
 
R2 200 000
If you would like to know what your property is worth or are thinking of selling please feel free to contact us for a free valuation with no obligations at all.
 
Office Tel: 021 674 1120 / 082 297 2970
Lew NorgarbHarfield Village – 082 894 1004 or info@norgarb.co.za
Lyn StaplesKenilworth/ Claremont Village – 082 846 0739 or lyn@norgarb.co.za
Andre Ter MorshuizenClaremont/ Lynfrae/ Plumstead – 082 602 1367 or andre@norgarb.co.za
IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER:
 
8 June: World Oceans Day
16 June:Youth Day
14 June: World Blood Donor Day

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