Farewell events for Dr Andrew-John Bethke, March-April
The full Cathedral Choir singing at Choral Evensong for the last time conducted by “Dr A-J”, 26 March.
A Concert arranged by Andrew Tracey in honour of A-J Bethke took place on 27 March 2017, with the Cathedral Choir, Rhodes Chamber Choir, Pro Carmine Singers, University Madrigal Singers, and St Michael’s Marimbas among others. At a bring-and-share luncheon on 2 April, members of the parish spoke and sang tributes to A-J Bethke, and he was presented with an album of letters and photographs compiled as a memento of his five years in Grahamstown.
Shrove Tuesday Pancakes, 28 February