Puppet theatre festival

The Ishara Puppet Theatre is celebrating its 11th anniversary with a wide and exciting range of performances from across the world. It has modern and traditional forms from rod, string and shadow puppets to mixed performances with dance, theatre, music and more.

Venue: India Habitat Centre, Lodhi Road, New Delhi and Epicentre, Apparel House, Sector 44, Gurgaon

Date: April 8-16

Age group: 2 to 14 years

Contact: 01144604400

Baisakhi Celebrations

The festival of harvest is here! It marks a new year, a new beginning and a new season. Come and celebrate the joyous festival of Baisakhi with us. We will visit a gurudwara, wear colourful parandies and patkaas, plant vegetables, dance to bhangra, drink lassi and eat yummy prasad.

Venue: Mogly's Gurukul 3/42 Shanti Niketan, New Delhi

Date: April 13, 2013

Age group : 1 to 7 Years

Contact : 08467824445

Hello Mr. Dahl

Jabberwocky speech and drama presents a fun workshop on author Roald Dahl, ‘a wondercrump puffin person’. You will be introduced to the colourful works of the Dahl including his poetry and books. You will also learn about elements of speech like reading aloud, prose and techniques to recite poetry.

Venue: Jabberwocky, Enclave 2, Opposite Savitri (DT) Cinema, Greater Kailash II

Date: April 8-12

Age group: 8 to 12 Years

Contact: 01166579189


This is the first of its kind workshop for kids of 3 to 16 years of age. Ideal to improve your fitness, boost self confidence, learn self defence and form a holistic enhancement of your personality, the workshop feels that martial arts training should go beyond mere physical exercise.

Venue: 1st Floor, A 7, Anupam Enclave Phase 2, Ignou Road, Opposite Sampuran Store, Saket

Date: April 9 - May 26

Age group: 3 to 16 years

Contact: 01130018033

Dance workshop

Economical dance classes where you can learn dance forms such as kathak, jazz, hiphop, folk. It is recognised by Pracheen Kala Kendra and enables all students to give the exam at the studio itself.

Venue - C317 Sushant Lok I Near Gold Souk, Gurgaon

Date: May 6-July 6, 2013

Age Group - 3 to 18 Years

Contact – 09868590909

Unleash your creativity

Max Life Insurance brings you igenius Young Authors’ Hunt Contest for essays and short stories. There is no specific topic for story writing. To find out about the topics listed for essay writing log on to the link given below.

Every participant can submit only one creative writing entry, which will be considered as final.

There are two categories: Juniors (8-12 years) and Seniors (12-15 years). Children of Max Life Insurance Employees and Agent advisors who qualify as per the criteria above are also eligible to participate.

The registration for the igenius Junior and Senior programme excluding school contact programme will be open till midnight April 30, 2013. Entries received after the closing of the registration period will not be considered and the same will be invalid. The Creative Writing Submissions (Essay/ Short Story) will conclude at midnight on May 20, 2013.

Log on to: http://www.igenius.org/YoungAuthorsHunt/About-Program.aspx