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.



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


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.


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.


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.


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.


Panto time


@ 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:



@ 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


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



‘Varakari Sampradaya Harikeerthan' by Tukaram Ganapathy Maharaj

Treasure Hunt

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