CHENNAI: The following programmes will be held as part of Madras Week celebration today.
Some lesser known temple of Madras: Power point presentation and talk by Chitra Mahadevan, Chamiers, Chamiers Road, 6.30 p.m.
Chennai Turaimugam: Talk by K.R.A. Narasiah, Avvai Kalai Kazhagam, 15/9, Somu Chetty 4th Lane, Royapuram, 3 p.m.
Walking tour of Fort St. George: Tour for city school students, 9 a.m.
The Sea Story: A special performance by members of the Nochikuppam fishing community, Vanilla Place, 8/57, 1st Street, Luz Avenue, Mylapore, 7 p.m.
A Peep into Chennai that was Madras: Exhibition, Randor Guy inaugurates, Asan Memorial School, Anderson Road, 10.30 a.m.
Colonial India in the photographs of Wiele and Klein: Exhibition, Taj Connemara, 10 a.m. onwards
Madras and the Independence Movement: Roja Muthiah Research Library, Taramani, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Madras – Impressions from the 18th to the 20th Century: Drawing and painting exhibition by P. Krishnamoorthy, Gallery Sri Parvati, Eldams Road, from 10 a.m. to 5.30 p.m.
Mylapore: Photo exhibition by the Chennai Photowalkers, Vanilla Place, 8/57, 1st Street, Luz Avenue, Mylapore, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Spoken word: Poetry reading session coordinated by Sharanya Manivannan, Vanilla Place, 8/57, 1st Street, Luz Avenue, Mylapore, 8 p.m.