Category Archives: What’s on

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 »

Joy of English : Winter Camp – Dec. 24 to 29, 2012

Small Talk’s English camp for children will be held for a week in December. ‘Joy of English’, winter camp will make the children fall in love with the English language, say the organiser.

The camp this year will feature grammar games, role-plays, »

Olympiad training for children in class 1 to 7

Thejomaya Centre for Excellence is conducting Olympiad training courses for children studying in classes 1 to 7. The children will be trained in Maths and Science to prepare for the Olympiads. Scholarships are also available. However, there are only limited seats says »

Make jewellery with your mom – Dec. 1, 2012

Play Coop in Adyar is organising a jewellery making workshop as part of their Mother & Child programme on Dec. 1, 2012 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon.
The workshop will be conducted by Ramya from Aymarkian.
For more details, registration contact »

Heritage walk in Mamallapuram – Nov. 10, 2012

DakshinaChitra is organising a heritage walk for children in Mamallapuram this Saturday, on Nov. 10, 2012.
Participants will be taken to Mamallapuram, an historic monuments of the ancient 7 th century seaport of Pallava dynasty. Dr, Chitra Madhavan, art historian will explain »