2 October: Dorothy and Zimkhitha present FunDza at a teachers workshop in Hermanus.
3 October: Ndibulele and Nandi introduce reading and writing at Zenex workshops in both Manyano and Luhlaza.
4 October: Ndibulele and Nandi introduce reading and writing at Zenex workshops in Mfuleni and Ravensmead.
4 October: It’s the official book launch of the latest Harmony High book – held at the Book Lounge in Cape Town. Professor Jonathan Jansen will be in conversation with Sello Mahapeletsa, the author of Playing With Fire.
12 October: Dorothy and Nandi host reading club training at Ikamva Makhaza.
12 October: Shelley Bolle and Sonja Kruse hand out prizes at False Bay College, Fish Hoek campus to the keen readers in the group.
13-15 October: Dorothy attends the RASA (Reading Association of South Africa) conference in Pretoria that has the theme: Literacy and Inclusivity.
18 October: Cover2Cover and Ameera Patel chat to Bontle Senne about her new book Flame of Truth, the third book in the Shadow Chasers series. These books are used by FunDza’s ‘Family’ – the beneficiary groups it supports around the country to encourage reading and writing for pleasure.
18 October: Mignon attends Constitutional Education Working Group meeting in Johannesburg.