Talks, contests, tour

Gayathri, a student of PSBB K.K.Nagar will present a Carnatic concert on Feb.5 at 6.30 a.m. at Nageswara Rao Park in Mylapore. She will be accompanied on the mridangam by D. Sivaraman and on the violin by Parur K. Ananthalakshmi. This is part of the mikeless Sunday Kutcheri in the Park organised by Sundaram Finance. For registration: call 94450 34557 or 28521181

Bamboola will be hosting “Love yourself and your family” on Feb.14 from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. A special nutrition talk by experts Raj and Arvind of The Quad, professional boot camp in Chennai, will be held. The talk will be on the right nutrition and exercise for you and your loved ones. Bamboola is located at 73, Venkata Krishna Road, R. A. Puram. Ph: 2461 1779 / 98403 94190.

The 62nd anniversary of The Kasthuriba Club, Mylapore will be held on Feb.26 at Dakshinamurthy auditorium, Mylapore. Various competitions are been held at the club premises in view of the anniversary celebration.  For more details call 2498 26100.

Namma Mylapore is organising heritage tours of Mylapore by van on Feb.12 and 19. The tour will be led by Dr. Chithra Madhavan, historian. It will start at Luz Church at 6.30 a.m. and will end at San Thome Basilica. To participate email to or call 99414 50776. The fee is Rs.200.

A lecture on “Attitude of Common Man” will be held on Feb.5 at 10.30 a.m. at Mahalakshmi Welfare Association, No. 11, Park View Street, R.A. Puram. The lecture will be delivered by Prof. N. Ramanathan, Trustee, Rajaji Centre for Public Affairs. Open to all.

Vasantha Memorial Trust is organising a painting contest on the ‘Cancer Free tomorrow’ on Feb. 12, 10 a.m. at the Rosary Matricu School, San Thome. Cartoonist Madhan and painter Keshav of The Hindu and art expert Usha Elangovan will be the judges. Each school may send 3 children in each category. Registration should be done through their school to 2471 7871 / 77 or 97910 48379 or email to by Feb.7.