DakshinaChitra, the heritage centre, conducts a day workshop for children between the ages of 7 and 14 as part of the North-East festival. The fun-filled day includes activities such as story-telling, demonstration of basket-weaving, cane and bamboo products, tribal jewellery, dry flower arrangements and folk performances. Conveyance to and from DakshinaChitra, will be provided from MCF office, Besant Nagar.

The workshop is scheduled for January 3 between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. and will be held at DakshinaChitra, East Coast Road, Muttukadu. The fee is Rs. 500 and is inclusive of materials, transportation and refreshments. For details contact Lakshmi at 9841777779 between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m.