From left are Cat Rieper, Limpho Molomo, Josie Norfolk, Frederik Jansen, Maryna van der Berg, Trish Dolley, Karen Dreyer and Minette Benecke.

A large classroom at Van Riebeeckstrand Primary School in Melkbostrand has been transformed into an art centre for youth from disadvantaged communities. The centre was established by Melkbos Rotary in partnership with the school, non-profit Lalela Trust and the Margot Piccard Trust. The launch took place on Monday January 14.