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Nageswara Rao Park prepared for Art Mart 2016 on Sunday; 75 artists to showcase paintings

February 6, 2016

Nageswara Rao Park did not got to sleep fully on Sarturday night. And it will be a long Sunday at the park for many people. For, people have been working for two events – celebration of 10 years of the Kutcheri in the Park series, the monthly mike-less concerts helod at Chess Square and supported by Sundaram Finance and the first Art Mart event hosted by Mylapore Times.

While the concert starts at 7 am and ends at 8 am, Art Mart, featuring over 75 artists will open at 8 am and end at 8 pm and will offer over 2000 works of art to the public in the eastern sector of this park in Luz.

While most artists are from the city, some are traveling here from outside and six young school kids are also showcasing their paintings.

Walkers in the park on Sunday morning will be in for a great visual treat and the Art Mart volunteers are hoping many Mylaporeans will come back to enjoy the paintings and buy some.

February 6, 2016

Camps for voters are on this weekend in neighborhoods

Camps for voters are on this weekend in neighborhoods

Camps are being held this weekend for voters who wish to either have corrections carried out in their Voter ID cards or register to get the cards for the first time. The camps are being held this weekend at places […]

February 6, 2016

Shopping exhibitions this week

Women’s clothing and more – Designers and women entrepreneurs are joining hands for a lifestyle shopping fest and  exhibition. Women’s clothing like customised sarees, silk and tussar sarees, varieties of salwar material, kurtis, hand paintings, hand made and terracotta jewellery and […]

February 6, 2016

St. Bede’s ‘A’ team enters final of TNCA city schools cricket tourney

The cricket team of St. Bede’s, its ‘A’ team has entered the final of the annual TNCA City Schools cricket tourney for under-16 players. It will face St Patrick’s school for the C. Ramaswamy trophy in a few days. The […]

February 6, 2016

Harikatha Utsav at Bhavans

Sunaada Trust is organising an Akhila Bharatiya Harikatha Utsav on Feb 8 and 9 at BVB, Mylapore 4 p.m. K. Ayyanar, Indian Council for Cultural Relations, will be the chief guest for the inaugural function on Feb 8 at 4 […]

February 5, 2016

Sea Food Fest

This festival, at The Raintree, offers an array of sea food delicacies cooked from the fresh catches of Bay of Bengal.  Choose from freshly caught shellfish delicacies like lobster, crabs, king prawns or fresh fishes such as sea bass, Indian salmon, snapper […]

February 5, 2016

Restaurant at Hotel Raintree offers special menu to mark Chinese New Year

Restaurant at Hotel Raintree offers special menu to mark Chinese New Year

The Chinese New Year is with us and according to its lunar calendar 2016 is the year of the monkeys. Chef Tenzin, chef de cuisine at the Chap Chay restaurant at the Raintree Hotel on St Mary’s Road has crafted a […]

February 5, 2016

Workshops on Sound Healing and Kizomba

Sound healing science with Himalayan Singing Bowls is a an ancient healing science, rediscovered and gaining popularity. It is said to provide quick relief solutions to several kinds of small disorders like head aches, joint pains etc. Learn more about it […]

February 5, 2016

Chennai Story Telling Fest 2016 is here

Chennai Story Telling Festival 2016 is starting this weekend. Inauguration is on Fri, Feb 5 , 5 p.m. and the fest goes on till Feb 14. 7 story tellers will participate in daily evening sessions. The stories will be related […]

February 5, 2016

Residents want Metrowater civic work on Devanathan Street to be completed early

Residents want Metrowater civic work on Devanathan Street to be completed early

Residents of the Devanathan Street area in Mylapore want Metrowater to complete quickly  the civic work that it has undertaken on this busy road because the closure to traffic is affecting locomotion locally. They say that it has been over […]

February 5, 2016

‘Open Day’ at Sir Sivaswami Kalalaya Senior Sec. school: Feb.6

Students of Sir Sivaswami Kalalaya Senior Secondary School will take part in the school’s Open Day celebrations to be held on Saturday, February 6 between 9.30 am. and 12.30 pm. at R. K. Swamy Auditorium in the school campus. The event presents academic, theme-related and cultural programmes involving the students.

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