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Public Lecture: The Baptists and the bootleggers: why drugs should be decriminalised

Public Lecture: The Baptists and the bootleggers: why drugs should be decriminalised

  • Date: Oct 28, 2014 to Oct 28, 2014
TH Barry Lecture Theatre at 19:00
Entrance is free to members on presentation of a valid 2014 membership card. Non members R30.
Speaker: Professor JP van Niekerk
 
In the early 19th century in the USA two unlikely...
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Walkabout by artist, Johannes Phokela

Walkabout by artist, Johannes Phokela

  • Date: Oct 18, 2014 to Oct 18, 2014

Saturday 18th October at 11.00am
Cost: R50 - limited space (booking essential)
Venue: Iziko Old Town House

Johannes Phokela was born in Soweto in 1966 and lives and works in Johannesburg and London. He studied art at...
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Ocean Explorers Day

Ocean Explorers Day

  • Date: Oct 11, 2014 to Oct 11, 2014

Date: Saturday, 11 October
Time: 09h00—16h00
Venue: Shark World, SA Museum

The oceans are a mysterious place full of wonder. Come and join us for a fun-filled family day of learning about ocean exploration, marine...

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Book Launch: Fossils for Africa - the sixth title in the Indigenous Knowledge Library series

Book Launch: Fossils for Africa - the sixth title in the Indigenous Knowledge Library series

  • Date: Oct 11, 2014 to Oct 11, 2014

Date: Saturday, 11 October 2014
Time: 14:30 – 16:30
Venue: Iziko South African Museum
RSVP: Judith Yeko at 021 412 7821 or jyeko@cambridge.org by Wednesday, 1 October 2014
Entry is free with printed invitation only (...

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Public Lecture: The slimy segmented monsters of the sea bottom

Public Lecture: The slimy segmented monsters of the sea bottom

  • Date: Oct 10, 2014 to Oct 10, 2014

Date: 10 October
Time: 13h00—14h00
Venue: TH Barry Lecture Theatre, SA Museum

Speaker: Dylan Clarke, Curator of Fish at the South African Museum will be presenting a talk on the little beasts he is currently working...

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Interactive Displays and Educational Activities

Interactive Displays and Educational Activities

  • Date: Oct 09, 2014 to Oct 11, 2014

Date: 9—11 October
Time: 08h00—16h00
Venue: Shark World, SA Museum

Experience live marine animals, view a biological specimen under a modern microscope with a computer imaging system and see how marine archaeologists...

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Public Lecture: The Brunswick - The Wreck and its Context

Public Lecture: The Brunswick - The Wreck and its Context

  • Date: Oct 09, 2014 to Oct 09, 2014

Date: 9 October
Time: 13h00—14h00
Venue: TH Barry Lecture Theatre, SA Museum

Speaker: Jake Harding, a Maritime Archaeologist working at the South African Museum presenting work done during his Honours Degree.  ...

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Lecture by Professor Nigel Penn: The Death of Governor Noodt

Lecture by Professor Nigel Penn: The Death of Governor Noodt

  • Date: Oct 07, 2014 to Oct 07, 2014

Venue: TH Barry Lecture Theatre, Iziko South African Museum.
Tuesday 7th October at 6.00 for 6.30pm.
Cost: non-members R100, Members R80 and students R20.

The governorship of Noodt, who ruled the Cape between...

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‘Marine Science: Past, Present & Future’ Exhibition

‘Marine Science: Past, Present & Future’ Exhibition

  • Date: Oct 06, 2014 to Oct 11, 2014

Date: 6 – 11 October
Time: 09h00—17h00
Venue: Shark World, Iziko South African Museum

Take a walk through the history of Maritime Archaeology and Marine Biology. Download the complete programme here:

For enquiries,...

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