Thiru Vi Ka Pechipayil Arangam has been conducting speech improvement classes once a week at Pattinapakkam. Participants are encouraged to talk about various topics like Kamba Ramayana, Mahabharatha, Thirukkural and leaders like Mahatma Gandhi, Nehru and Kamaraj. They are celebrating their 100th week on July 8. The chief guest is Dr. T. N. Valli Nayagam, Judge, Madras High Court. At P. S. School, RK Mutt Road, Mylapore, 5.30 p.m. onwards. Ph: 9444787996.