Walkathon at the Marina; On Nov 13

As a part of the German Students’ Week 2016, the Goethe Institut (Max Mueller Bhavan) will organize a “Walkathon finale” on Nov. 13. The walk will start and end at the Lighthouse covering a distance of 4km.

Around 5000 students from 60 different schools including 20 corporation schools will take part in this walkathon, which will draw attention to issues like water conservation, storm water drainage, non-motorised transport and waste management.

Each school will carry placards highlighting different aspects of ‘water issues’ faced by the common man in Chennai. At 7 a.m. Ph: 28331314/2343.