Return to Thiepval: Imprinting and Erasing Memories of WWI

Posted by on Feb 10, 2019

Return to Thiepval: Imprinting and Erasing Memories of WWI

  DARTS speaker – Paul Emmanuel – will talk to us about ‘The Lost Men in France’, a public art project that was temporarily installed adjacent to the Thiepval Memorial to the Missing of the Somme Circuit of Remembrance and as an official event of the World War One Centenary in 2014. In June 2015, the remains of this anti-monument , which questions the exclusion of certain people in traditional memorials, were installed at Freedom Park Museum, Pretoria, in an exhibition...

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Linear B: Europe’s First Written Language and Its Decipherment

Posted by on Feb 5, 2019

Linear B: Europe’s First Written Language and Its Decipherment

  DARTS’ speaker – Alkis Doucakis – will present us with the story of the discovery and decipherment of Europe’s first written language: Linear B, a syllabic script used for writing Mycenaean Greek, the earliest attested form of Greek. In 1900 a famous archaeologist – Sir Arthur Evans- came to Crete in search of “Milk Stones”, the 3 300 year-old clay tablets with writing in a then unknown language. Many years later, in 1952, the writing was deciphered by an architect,...

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MAPUNGUBWE

Posted by on Feb 4, 2019

MAPUNGUBWE

Mapungubwe is a must see for all South Africans. It is an amazing story and much to see. The little golden rhino was made 900 years ago by these mysterious people who traded gold with the Indians and Chinese, 900 years ago. We stay in a superb luxury lodge. Event Date: 2019-07-09End Date: 30/04/2019Address: 10 Vincent Ave, Kilfenora, Benoni, South AfricaContact Name: Chris WebsterContact Number: 0828005425Contact Email:...

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The month of love

Posted by on Jan 30, 2019

The month of love

 Join The South African Lipizzaners for the Month of love performing on Sundays the 3, 10,17 and 24 February and a special evening show on the 14 February for Valentine’s Day.  Pensioners and children under 14 R120 and general entry R170 children under 4 are free   Bookings through computicket Enquiries and group discounts  lipizzaner@hixnet.co.za  Event Date: 2019-02-03End Date: 24/02/2019Address: 1 Dahlia Rd, Kyalami AH, Midrand, South AfricaContact Name: Tessa...

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Seniors Best Deal

Posted by on Jan 29, 2019

Seniors Best Deal

Amazing discount for Seniors wanting to enhance their health and wellness with any one of our  superb  treatments. Event Date: 2019-02-01End Date: 31/12/2019Address: 94 Western Service Road, Wendywood, Sandton, South AfricaContact Name: Eric SandersContact Email:...

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