Weekend Events Summary

6,7 May.’17: List of Weekend Events @ Chennai

***Arts & Culture***

@. May 6, Sat, 3.45 to 7 P.M.: Rhythm of Life – Live #3 open mic/performance for budding artists at Vidya Sagar Special Needs School, Kotturpuram. Free event. More…

@. May 7, Sun, 6.30 P.M.: Meendum Navagraha Ula classical dance ballet by 80 dancers at Narada Gana Sabha, Alwarpet. More…

@. May 6-7, Sat-Sun, 10 A.M. to 5 P.M.: Sleep through Art – an Art Exhibition on sleep & deprivation of sleep at Nithra Institue of Sleep Sciences, Annanagar. More…

@. May 7, Sun, 6.30 A.M.: Mikeless Kutcheri vocal singing concert by a 14-year old student at Nageswara Rao park, Mylapore. Free entryMore…

***Books & Poetry***

@. May 7, Sun, 6 – 9 P.M.: Bring A Book & Take A Book book exchange event at Besant Nagar beach. Free entry. More…

***Business***

@. May 6, Sat, 10 A.M. to 8 P.M.: Fully Filmy Book Store Launch at Abirami Mega Mall, Purasawakkam, Chennai. More…

***Conversations & Heritage***

@. May 6, Sat, 5.30 – 7.30 P.M.: Heritage of Hydraulics – a tradition of water conservation in TN, a talk about our water heritage, at Arkay Convention Center, Royapettah High Road, Chennai. Free entryMore…

***Drama, Standup & Shows***

@. May 6, Sat, 5 & 7 P.M.: Blind date absurdist comedy play at Alliance Francaise of Madras, Nungambakkam. Free entry. More…

@. May 6, Sat, 5.30 P.M.: Stairway to Laughter standup comedy at Wandering Artist, RA Puram. More…

@. May 6, Sat, 7 P.M.: Evam Presents Rant of the Pant by Sorabh Pant standup comedy show at Museum Theatre, Egmore. More…

@. May 6-7, Sat-Sun, 4 & 7 P.M.: P. M. Mithra’s Mayajal – A Unique Magical Musical Extravaganza magic show at Mylapore Fine Arts club. More…

@. May 6-7, Sat-Sun, 4 & 7 P.M.: Priya Cultural Presents P.C.Sorcar Magic Show at Krishna Gana Sabha, T. Nagar. More…

***Exhibition & Conferenc e***

@. May 5 – 8, Fri – Mon, 10 A.M. to 8 P.M.: National Arogya Fair – 2017, an exhibition cum seminar on alternative medicine at Chennai Trade Centre, Nandambakkam. Free entryMore…

@. May 5-7, Fri-Sun, 10 A.M. to 7 P.M.: Fabric of dreams – Premium exhibition by Sri Palam Silks, an exhibition featuring premium Silk Sarees at Amethyst, Royapettah. More…

@. May 7, Sun, 10 A.M. to 9 P.M.: PeN Association trade fair exhibition on products and services by women entrepreneurs at Vijaya Shree Mahal, Anna Nagar. More…

***Kids & Games***

@. May 6&7, Sat&Sun, 10 A.M. to 6 P.M.: Tulika at The Farm! Book pop-up for kids, Farm Walk, Storytelling session+activity, refreshments & interaction with the author. More…

@. May 7, Sun, 10 A.M.: Ms Moochie Books: The Umbrella Party + (Kids) Book Launch and meeting with author/illustrator at The Brew Room, Savera Hotel, Dr. Radhakrishnan Salai, Mylapore. More…

***Movies, Music & Dance***

Movies releasing this week in Chennai –

  • Tamil: Aarambamae Attakasam (Jeeva, Sangeetha Bhat); Enga Amma Rani (Dhansika).

@. May 7, Sun, 4.30 – 8.30 P.M.: Film Screening & Discussion: Coherence (James Ward Byrkit, English,2013) at Panuval Book Store, Thiruvanmayur. Free entry. More…

@. May 7, Sun, 3 – 6 P.M.: Persona by Ingmar Bergman film screening at Nizhal Pathiyam film academy, Valasarawakkam.

***Others***

@. May 6, Sat, 5 – 8 P.M.: Food Walk in Velachery starting from DiMoRa at Velachery, Chennai. More…

***Sports***

@. May 7, Sun, 4.30 – 8 P.M.: Wings For Life World Run 2017 marathon run at YMCA grounds, Nandanam. More…

***Sustainability & Social***

@. May 6, Sat, 4 – 6 P.M.: EFI’s Saplings maintenance drive – Arasankazhani Lake volunteering for planting/watering plants. More…

***Contests & Workshops***

@. May 6, Sat, 3 – 6 P.M.: Smartphone Photography 101 photography workshop at Wallace Garden, Nungambakkam. More…

@. May 7, Sun, 11 A.M. to 1 P.M.: Future, Karma & Destiny speech for self-development by Aasaanji at Narada Gana Sabha, TTK Road. More…

***News that went Viral Last Week in Chennai***

@. IPL: BCCI CEO Rahul Johri Confirms Return Of Chennai Super Kings And Rajasthan Royals Next Year. More…

@. Chennai Weavers Make Eco-Friendly, Banana Fibre ‘Jeans’ to Help You Beat the Heat! More…

@. An Open Letter to SS Rajamouli on Bahubali from a Chennai IT engineer. More…

@. No water for over 2500 animals at Vandalur zoo for over a week. More…

@. Chennai is ranked 235 among Indian cities for swacch bharat rankings. More…

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