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    Jan 14-16 2017

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Children’s Fest at LFL

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Get ready for a MAGICAL experience!

The seventh edition of The Hindu Lit for Life promises to be special as it introduces the Children’s Fest. Come, be a part of it.

Chennai turns sweeter this winter with three days of fun packed activities only for you. An array of workshops on theatre, environment, creative writing, story telling, illustration, books, music, art, science conducted by your favourite storytellers and writers is here for you. You want more? Then, Zumba away and be a part of the most happening party in town. Come dressed as your favourite literary character to The Mad Hatter’s Tea party and win prizes for best costume, illustration and story.

If you are between the ages 5 and 12, mark your calendar and be a part of the Children’s Festival at The Hindu Lit for Life in Chennai.

Registrations: Open for only 50 children per session. First come first serve basis.
Where: The Lady Andal Venkatasubba Rao Matriculation School Premises, Harrington Road, Chetpet, Chennai.
Look out for the Enchanted Land and The Magic Burrow.
When: 14, 15, 16 January 2017
Registration Fee: Rs. 1000 per workshop per child

Age group: 5-8 years (Junior) and 9-12 years (Senior)

Online registrations are closed. Please connect with Priya at the venue registration counter for spot registrations.

Mad Hatter’s Tea Party requires prior registration and is on First-Come First-Served basis only.

JUNIOR events

  • The Never-Ending Story

    Enchanted Land, Lady Andal School Premises, Chennai
    Jan 14 2017
    10 AM - 11 AM

    Creative Writing: How writers get ideas by Andaleeb Wajid

    1000 inr
  • Let's Make a Story

    Enchanted Land, Lady Andal School Premises, Chennai
    Jan 14 2017
    11 AM - 12 Noon

    Story Telling: Theatre based fun games and activities by Vikram Sridhar

    1000 inr
  • Stories on Stage

    Enchanted Land, Lady Andal School Premises, Chennai
    Jan 14 2017
    12 Noon - 1PM

    Forum Theatre: Story building exercises by Crea-Shakthi

    1000 inr
  • Crazy Characters

    Enchanted Land, Lady Andal School Premises, Chennai
    Jan 14 2017
    2 PM - 3 PM

    Illustration: Make your own storybook characters with Vinayak Varma

    1000 inr
  • Fun with Science

    Enchanted Land, Lady Andal School Premises, Chennai
    Jan 15 2017
    10 AM - 11 AM

    Witness a range of science experiments and concepts by Science Utsav

    1000 inr
  • Books and Music

    Enchanted Land, Lady Andal School Premises, Chennai
    Jan 15 2017
    2 PM - 3 PM

    Popular children's stories brought alive through rhythm and tunes by Amelio

    1000 inr

Senior events

  • Have Fun with Stories

    Magic Burrow, Lady Andal School Premises, Chennai
    Jan 14 2017
    9:45 AM - 10:45 AM

    Listen to and create the story, singing and dancing along with the storyteller Vikram Sridhar

    1000 inr
  • The Never Ending Story

    Magic Burrow, Lady Andal School Premises, Chennai
    Jan 14 2017
    11 AM - 12 Noon

    Creative Writing. How writers get ideas by Andaleeb Wajid

    1000 inr
  • Crazy Characters

    Magic Burrow, Lady Andal School Premises, Chennai
    Jan 14 2017
    12 Noon - 1 PM

    Illustration: Make your own storybook characters with Vinayak Varma

    1000 inr
  • Jungle Books: Tigers & Leopards

    Magic Burrow, Lady Andal School Premises, Chennai
    Jan 14 2017
    2 PM - 3 PM

    Wildlife Conservation - Tigers & Leopards by Arefa Tehsin

    1000 inr
  • Jungle Books: Snakes

    Magic Burrow, Lady Andal School Premises, Chennai
    Jan 15 2017
    10 AM - 11 AM

    Wildlife Conservation - Snakes by Arefa Tehsin

    1000 inr
  • Fun with Science

    Magic Burrow, Lady Andal School Premises, Chennai
    Jan 15 2017
    2 PM - 3 PM

    Witness a range of science experiments and concepts by Science Utsav

    1000 inr
  • Stories on Stage

    Magic Burrow, Lady Andal School Premises, Chennai
    Jan 16 2017
    10 AM - 11 AM

    Story building exercises to develop an idea into a tangible form of performance by Crea-Shakthi

    1000 inr
  • Poetry Appreciation

    Magic Burrow, Lady Andal School Premises, Chennai
    Jan 16 2017
    11 AM - 12 Noon

    What makes a poem a poem? Looking for subjects and images from life by
    K Srilata

    1000 inr

Sub events

  • Let's Dance: Zumba (Age 5-12)

    Lady Andal School Premises, Chennai
    Jan 16 2017
    3 PM - 4 PM

    Workouts can be fun time too. Zumba workshop by Senthil Kumaran

    1000 inr
  • Mad Hatter's Tea Party (Age 5-12): FREE

    Lady Andal School Premises, Chennai
    Jan 16 2017
    4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

    Dress-up as your favourite literary character and attend the most exciting tea party ever

  • Understanding India's Water Ecology

    Enchanted Land, Lady Andal School Premises, Chennai
    Jan 15 2017
    11 AM - 1 PM

    Understanding freshwater habitats and their role in the modern world by Arun Krishnamurthy

    1000 inr
1. Parents are requested to accompany their child to the venue.
2. Parents may need to wait outside the workshop venue while the workshop is in progress.
3. Each workshop would need a separate registration.
4. Age criteria needs to be strictly followed (Juniors: 5-8 years, Seniors: 9-12 years)
5. Only 50 registrations permitted per workshop, on a first-come first-serve basis.
6. Registration fee is non-refundable.
7. No on-the-spot registrations will be entertained.
8. Material will be provided for the workshops.

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