More summer camps….

Here is a listing of a few summer camps in our neighbourhood….

Learn Sanskrit

The Sanskrit College, Mylapore is going to conduct Vishnu Sahasranamam, Lalitha Saharanamam, Adithya Hridayam, Bhagavad Gita and santi mantra classes for children aged 10 – 15 years from May 2 – 11 at the college premises. 10 a.m. onwards. To register contact the college office at 24980421.

Film-Making Camp

Mantra events is organising a short-film making camp for children above eight years from April 25 – 30 and May 1 – 7. During the first two days, participants will attend a pre-production session and will learn how to choose a story, scriptwriting, storyboarding, location scouting, acting, directing and production designs. They will then be asked to apply whatever they learnt in practice. At Gallery Sri Parvati, 28/160, Eldams Road, Alwarpet, 10 a.m. onwards. To register call 978906215 or write to

Sloka Chanting, yoga

Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Mylapore is organising a summer camp for children aged 8 – 13 years from May 2 – 13 and from May 16 – 27. Topics covered include sloka chanting, yoga and meditation, art and craft, indoor games, handwriting skills and fireless cooking. 9.30 a.m. onwards. For details contact Nalini at 9841486289, 24643420.

Choral Singing

M. B. Srinivasan’s Youth choir is conducting a summer camp on choral singing for adults and children aged 5 to 12 years at Mylapore. Storytelling and team building will also be taught. Participations will learn songs in different languages and will also get a chance to perform with the choir on stage. For details call 9445310856 or visit


Rahnu Cartoon Research and Educational Trust is conducting a drawing and cartooning camp for children aged 6 – 14 years at P. S. School, Mylapore from May 8 – 10. The camp will deal with basic drawings, sceneries, landscapes, human faces, caricature, animals and birds. For details contact 24640487, 9444248579.