EVENTS; art, sales, workshops . . .

Here is a listing of events in the area to be held in the days ahead. These include sales, art show, courses, workshops and more.


18th Arivukkalanjiyam award, competition for children will be held on May 27 between 9.30 a.m. to 5.30 p.m. at M. T. S. Academy, Mylai Thiruvalluvar Tamizh Sangam, ‘Sri Karpagavalli Vidyalaya’, 4 Mangollai, East Mada Street, Mylapore.

Open to students of classes 1 to 9. Contest will be held in recitation, oration, story telling, mono acting, music. Children who want to participate need to register before May 21 at the above mentioned address or call 2495 1415, 98847 30642.


Vinnyasa is conducting an Affordable Art Show (Art for All) from May 1 to June 25 at its premises. There will be a mix of work by known and unknown artists. The gallery is located at 21/11, 1st Main Road, CIT Colony, Mylapore.

Life on Canvas, a group show by the students of Shrishti School of Culinary Arts and Crafts, Mylapore. On till May 6 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. at C. P. Art Cente, Eldams Road, Alwarpet.

Siddha Art and 108 Painting exhibition will be held at C. P. Art Centre from May 11 to 14 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. On display will be rare collections of Siddha paintings.



As part of the monthly Sunday Kutcheri in the Park organised by Sundaram Finance, 14year old Abhishek, a student of Sir Sivaswami Kalalaya Sr. Sec School, Mylapore will present the mikeless Kutcheri this Sunday on May 6 at 6.30 a.m. at Nageswara Rao Park, Luz. Abhishek, will be accompanied on the violin by V. Deepika and on the Mirdangam by V. Sairam. For registration: call 94450 34557 or 28521181


A workshop for children using Multiple Intelligence  will be held on weekends in the month of May from 10 a.m. to 12 noon at 7A,3rd Floor, Meera Apartments 4th Main Road, R. A. Puram.

This is a free activity based sessions where participants will get to know their “Interests” & “Inborn Talents” with discussions and questionnaire. For details call 94443 34567 / 4502 6239.

CADD Centre in association with Synergy  School of Business Skills is to conduct a one day Career Guidance Program (CPG 2012) on May 11 between 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at 25, Dr. R. K. Salai, Mylapore. This is open for Plus Two students. Registration is free and closes on May 9. For enquiries, call 97907 29511/ 91763 32956.

Vanilla Children Place is having a series of workshops for children in May on public speaking, photography and baking. For details call 4206 6660 or visit the centre at 89, Bishop Garden, Greenways Road, R. A. Puram.

A free workshop on designing will be held on May 9 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at IMAGE Infotainment Ltd,32, TTK Road, Alwarpet (Opp. Vodafone showroom). The workshop will help in better understanding and appreciation of Computer Graphics, Graphic design, e-greetings. This is open to all. To register call 8939915293 / 42935293. This is organised by Image Animation & Graphics centres.