Get creative

From October 8, SIFT, 16/15 , Third Cross Street, Kasturibai Nagar, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

SIFT conducts workshops on aari embroidery and applications such as zardosi, mirror work, applique, sequence work and more, pottery and accessory designing.

For details, call: 98414 21939

Reading is fun

October 12, Spring & Zoom, KK Nagar

Spring & Zoom is a Centre for Reading and Language Development where kids are introduced to literature at an early age. The primary goal of Spring & Zoom is to help children read and comprehend text in order to build vocabulary and express themselves in different levels through varied activities. The programmes are structured according to age groups. In Your Own Words (YOW) is a Language Development programme for Pre-K to Class two children and its held twice a week. Thank God it is Friday (TGIF) is for children in the age group of eight to 11 years age group 8 to 11. For details, call: 99404 50495

Art from the heart

October 7, Lets Do Something, Velachery, 10 a.m.

Lets Do Something conducts workshops on making terracotta murals, photo frames and masks.For registerations, call: 90428 06153

Activities galore

Till October 31, Smart Skills's No-257,Alagirisamy Salai,KK Nagar, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Smart Skills's Vocational Training Institute conducts workshop on Tanjore painting, 3D mural, 3D glass,3D acrylic, fibre pot, Thai flowers, Coffee painting, Kerala mural and more. Apart from that theer are also entrepreneur courses such as tailoring, machine embroidery, aari and zardosi, beautician course, mehandi and more.The fee is Rs.600.

For details 7299904686

Smart tips

October 6, IITM Research Park, Taramani

TiE Chennai organises a full day workshop on marketing on LinkedIn and Twitter. Target attendees of the event include start-ups, established corporates, marketing professionals and individuals, to help them explore the potential of LinkedIn and Twitter from a Branding, Marketing and Business development perspective. The registration fee is Rs. 4,500.

For details, call: 9940456148

EXHIBITION

Festive spirit

Tanirikaa, New No. 54, Rajabather street, Pondy Bazaar, T Nagar, 10.30 a.m. to 7.30 p.m.

Tanirikaa presents an exhibition of Kondapalli and Etikoppaka dolls. On display are huts, markets, palm trees, bullock carts carrying sacks of rice, huts with wells, marriage mandapams, Rama with Guhan in boat, chariot, Balaji, Lakshmi, Hanuman, Natya Ganesha, temple and more.

Miscellany

Mane matters

Studio Profile, V-5, Fourth Main Road, Anna Nagar

Studio Profile, Anna Nagar, celebrates their third anniversary with discount of 20 per cent and above for its clients.The salon has also launched Steam Pod, a new straightening tool from L’Oreal Professionnel. This claims to make the X-tenso service a lot quicker.

Ethnic delights

Shanu’s Boutique, No. 488, Kilpauk Garden Road and No. 4/9, Mogappair main road, Mogappair west.

Shanu’s Boutique showcases its Navrathri collection. On display are a collection of ethnic designs in salwar kameezes and also accessories such as clutches, jewellery, hair clips and footwear.

Watch a performance

October 3, Alliance Francaise of Madras, No. 24, College Road, Nungambakkam, 7 p.m.

Alliance Francaise and Basement 21 invite you to watch Sujay Saple’s latest work titled, “Unselfed”. It is a ShapeShift & The Company Theatre production.

For details, call: 2827 9803