Various institutions in the city have lined up an array of activities and training classes for children during vacation.

Chitrakalamandalam will be offering classes in drawing, painting, clay modelling , craft, and computer training for school and college students.

For details, contact 09349470540 or 9037893148. Various sports academies and clubs are conducting cricket coaching camps for boys and girls. For details, contact 9747870767 or 8091905190.

Admissions for vacation classes at Kerala State Jawahar Balbhavan have started. For details, contact : Ph: 0471-2316477.

Continuing Education sub-centre, Government Women’s College, will be conducting camp classes for students below 12 years of age. The classes will begin on April 1. Contact Ph: 0471-2332963.

Alliance Française de Trivandrum is organising summer classes from April 1. French language classes are jazzed up with a wide variety of workshops.

For more information, email to, or call Ph: 2320666 or 6578808. Russian Cultural Centre, which is organising certificate courses in Russian, is also open for classes in keyboard, chess, drawing, and painting that are already being conducted at the centre. Contact Ph: 0471-2338399; 8281666344.

Kerala State Council for Child Welfare will organise two-month vacation classes at a ‘magic park’ to be set up on its premises at Thycaud. The classes will be held from April 1.Applications are available at the council office. For details, contact Ph: 2324939 or 9847464613.

Sastra Sahitya Institute is offering computer classes from March 30.Contact: 3222670 or 93494 70540.

Centre for Career Development Studies (CCDS) is civil service orientation course for Plus Two students from April 3. Contact Ph: 0471-2469020/ 9847057333.