Power shutdownCHENNAI: Power supply will be suspended on Thandaivarayan Street in Kondithope between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. for maintenance work.

Soft skills for childrenThe Arya Bhatta Academy, a U C Mas franchisee, will be conducting `soft skills' programmes for children of ages 3 to 5, 6 to 10 and 11 to 18 from Sunday at 39, 4th Main Road, Kasthuri Bai Nagar, Adyar. Kindergarten students will be taught arithmetic skills; children between 6 and 10 will learn handwriting improvement, simple memory techniques, learning skills, English, mind mapping, puzzles and games and the 11 to 18 year olds would learn most of these skills, and time management, speed reading, exam preparation and planning in addition.

For details, contact 98410 20246 or 2435 0428.

Marriage MeetSangamam has organised a `Brahmins Marriage Meet', offering parents the opportunity to meet brides and grooms face-to-face, at the Hotel Kanchi, Egmore, on Sunday. For details, contact 93631 56520, 98940 32867 or 98402 53377.

Classes for childrenThe Suja's Nursery and Primary School will conduct yoga, handwriting, memorising, chess, speed maths, drawing, painting, bharatanatyam and vocal music programmes for children in age groups 3 to 5, 6 to 10 and 11 to 18 from Sunday at 17a, 11th Avenue, Ashok Nagar. For details, contact 93810 99494 or 2489 3548.

Silent anniversaryThe Meher Asramam Temple of Silence will be observing a day of silence on Monday. The temple is open every day between 7 and 9 a.m. and 4 and 6 p.m. It is located at 7, Brahmin Street, Saidapet.

Handwriting workshopMinerva Educational Academy would conduct a `Handwriting Made Easy' workshop for children between ages 8 and 12 on Sunday at 19, Conron Smith Rd., Gopalapuram, between 4 and 7 p.m.

Registration fee is Rs. 150. For details, call 98410 21611 or 5547 3424.

Vedic maths teachingThe Vedic maths Research & Training centre will conduct a Vedic maths workshop for children in the age group 10 to 18 on Sunday at 8, Dhanalakshmi Colony Main Road, Vadapalani, between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.