Category Archives: What’s on

Spell, quiz and win prizes – Feb. 3, 2013

Scolympics is conducting two events for children –  The Speller and Quizticon, fun way challenges in interesting contest formats.

The Speller is a combination of spelling contests, word knowledge, word usage and quiz questions on words and word origins while Quizticon is  »

Learn to speak in public

Supraja (The Winners) is hosting a weekly public speaking workshop for young people at The Yellow bus in Besant Nagar.
The programme will help children overcome shyness and inhibitions to speak out, develop self-confidence to address a group, learn ways to manage »

Meet Storyteller Kiran Shah – Jan. 20, 2013

Tulika Publishers is organising a meet with the popular storyteller Kiran Shah from Australia on Jan. 20, 2013.

kiran_shahShe will perform two stories ‘Little Frog’ and ‘Where is Gola’s home?’ on that day.
The event will be held at Just Books, New »

Choral music contest – Jan. 19, 2013

The Madras Youth Choir is conducting a choral music contest for school students from 9.30 a.m onwards on Jan. 19, in Bala Mandir German Hall (T. Nagar).
The songs can be based on national integration, environment, patriotism, nature or social awareness. Religious »

For the book lovers : Chennai Book fair – Jan. 11 to 23, 2013

The annual Chennai Book fair is back.
The venue this year is YMCA Physical Education College Ground, Nandanam. There are about 600 book stalls at this exhibition this year, which is open from 2.30 to 8.30 p.m. on weekdays and 11 a.m. »

Music season goes to schools. Events on Dec. 19, 20 and 21, 2012

Chennai December Music season is perhaps the world’s largest celebration of classical music and dance.  Performers, students, gurus, sponsors and arts lovers from abroad flow in and out of the concert venues.

Classical arts are not just for the seniors and the »

The Little Theatre’s Christmas Pantomime

The Little Theatre’s 18th Christmas pantomime The Free Musketeers will be staged in eight shows beginning Dec. 14, 2012.

A fun filled musical comedy, with foot stomping music, dances, stunts and sword fights will be part of this production.
The cast will »

Bamboola invites young talents to perform

Bamboola Play School and Afterschool Activity Centre invites young talents to perform at their Margazhi season.

Budding young artists can perform a music concert or a dance recital at this festival to be held between Dec. 17 and 21, 2012.

Children of »

Watch Jupiter closer – Dec. 3, 2012

Planet Jupiter will be at opposition today- when the planet rises in the east as the sun sets in the west. This also means that the planet will be closest to the Earth.

The Sun, Earth and Jupiter are also aligned so »