Tree trail

Tree walk

@ Theosophical Society, Adyar

When: Aug 14

Time: 4:00 p.m.

Nizhal has organised a tree walk in commemoration of the Madras Week. To register, call: 95000-34187 between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Limited registrations only.

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Lacy!

Art and Craft

@ #19, 3rd Avenue, Indra Nagar, Adyar

S.V. Arts and Crafts is conducting a workshop in “Crochet” — doilies, bags, laces, edgings for duppattas and handkerchiefs. For details call: 9444521327

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Open the spice jar

Food fest

@ The Spice Jar, The Hotel Residency

Treat your taste buds with Indian, Chinese, and Continental cuisine. The buffet is also vegetarian-friendly, accompanied by freshly made dishes hot off the oven. The dessert display is equally widespread with lip smacking souffles, pastries, ice creams and a variety of Indian sweets. Weekends (Friday to Sunday) are fun with magicians, fortune tellers, the local killi josier and musicians performing live instrumental music.

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Celebrate friends

Track your friends for free with Airtel Friendship week celebrations. Just dial *321*88# between Aug 1 and 7 to experience ‘Airtel friends locator' free for 10 days. Airtel has also introduced a host of other value added service like Friendship Hello Tunes, Friendship Greetings and Dedicate a song to a friend.

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Find the flavours

Food fest

@ Paprika, Courtyard by Marriott

When: Aug 6 to 15

Time: From 7:00 p.m. onwards.

“Flavours of India” — a food festival organised to celebrate the festivities of 63rd year of Independence in India.

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Bead day

Art and craft

@ Cafe Coffee Day, Adyar

When: Aug 8

Learn to make colourful jewellery out of beads and stones. Fee: Rs. 650 (inclusive of materials and refreshments). Only 10 seats available.

For details and registrations call: 9952491612.

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Panto time

Auditions

@ The Little Theatre, “The Playhouse - Cheria aana”, 39/46 Ram's Square, 2 Village Road, Nungambakkam

When: Aug 12, 13 (6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.) and 14 (3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.)

Little Theatre's looking for actors who can sing, dance and act...and have a sense of fun! Auditions for the adult cast of this year's pantomime are on. For details call: 28211115 or e-mail: littletheatre@gmail.com

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Swanubhava

@ Music Academy

When: Aug 6

Performance by the students of The Music Academy

Concert: N. Rajam, Sangeetha Shankar, Ragini Shankar and Nandini Shankar with Ojas Adhiya              

Dance: Malavika Sarukkai

Lunch

Concert: S Shashank with B U Ganesh Prasad, Parupalli Phalgun, Sai Giridhar

A Retro on T Viswanathan - Sriram Parasuram and Anooradha Sriram

@ Vidya Mandir

When: Aug 7

Performance by the students of Vidya Mandir

Concert: Hyderabad Brothers (D. Raghavachari and D. Seshachari) with Nagai Sriram, K.V. Prasad, T.V. Vasan

Concert: S Sowmya, Nithyasree Mahadevan with M.A. Krishnaswamy, Poongulam Subramaniam

Debate

Lunch

‘Varakari Sampradaya Harikeerthan' by Tukaram Ganapathy Maharaj

Treasure Hunt

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