Lalitha Kala Vedika will be celebrating its 19th anniversary on Aug 26 and 27. T. N. Krishnan and V. P. Dhananjayan will be presented with the Lalitha Kala Vedika Gold medal. Vocalist – Thirupoonthurthi Venkatesan and dancer – Ranganayaki Jayaraman will be honoured with a cash award. The chief guests are Justice S. Jagadeesan and former DGP, Tamil Nadu – A. X. Alexander. At Sivaswami Kalalaya School, 5, Sundareswarar Street, Mylapore, 6 p.m. onwards. Ph: 24938559.