Dawid Kruiper Municipality
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The Dawid Kruiper municipality, the Department of Sports Arts and Culture and the South African library for the blind launched the availability of equipment for the visually impaired recently.

 The event which took place at the main library in town was attended by facially impaired, differently abled people and members of the community.

The library received document readers which can scan a book place it on a stick or a cd for a deaf person who can read it at home.

 The visually impaired people also received daisy readers which can play a disc or cd of a book. This enables the blind persons to listen to the content of the book.

 It can forward, play and pause the content for the person to follow it. 

The same service is also available at library in Askham. Visually impaired persons will be assisted by library assistants when they visit the libraries.

 The Dawid Kruiper municipality want to encourage the facially impaired persons to apply for the daisy readers at the main library in town.

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Mon - Sat: 11:00 - 20:00

Sun: 14:00 - 18:00


Mon - Sat: 09:00 - 18:00

Sun: 14:00 - 18:00

The swimming pool in town is used on Saturday between 11:00 and 13:00 as well as weekdays between 19:00 and 20:00 by diving club members for exercise purposes. This exercise is only done at the deep end of the swimming pool.


Reitzpark is open from 08:00 till 22:00 everyday during September and March. The public should bring their own braai facilities.

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