To find time in our mundane lives for something we love is a piece of cake for you and me. We have our bucket lists ready and our bodies set in motion. Be it a weekend or a national holiday, us, the crazy ones, always find time to do the impossible. But every impossible feat starts with dedication. Yes, dedicating time to what we love will reap us benefits we can’t imagine right now. So, don’t think too much and do what you are passionate about especially in the city of Chennai! The city has so much to offer and here is a list of events and workshops you can attend this weekend!
- Event : Mocktail Workshop
- Date and Time : Thursday, 10th Aug at 11AM
- Location : Reema’s Swad Cooking Class, Chennai
- Price : INR 1500
Description : The workshop involves learning about the various types of mocktails there are. With precise training and guiding, anyone can master the art of making delicious mocktails.
- Event : Draw-A-Dream
- Date and Time : Tuesday, 15th Aug at 4PM
- Location : The Forum Vijaya Mall, Vadapalani, Chennai
- Price : Free
Description : Draw-a-dream involves children under the age of 14 to paint their dreams and desires onto a sheet of paper. This is an art fiesta that is being organized to inculcate the values of art in young children. The artworks will be displayed in the Forum Mall.
- Event : International Workshop on Advanced Ethical Hacking
- Date and Time : Sunday, 13th Aug at 9:30AM
- Location : IIT Madras Research Park, south Chennai
- Price : INR 850
Description : The event touches on the importance of ethical hacking and the various sub categories affiliated with it the ethical hacking course. A certificate of participation is issued at the end which can be used for placements.
- Event : Freedom Fighters Marathon
- Date and Time : Sunday, 13th Aug at 6AM
- Location : Elliots Beach, Chennai
- Price : INR 600
Description : In support of the freedom fighters, this marathon will last around 5 hours. In addition, the marathon is run in support of the girl child to make India and subsequently the world a better place. Whether it be a half marathon but this is a part of every bucket list. What about you?
- Event : Rolling Reels Film Festival
- Date and Time : Saturday, 19th Aug at 8:15AM
- Location : L.V. Prasad Film and TV Academy, Saligramam, Chennai
- Price : INR 670
Description : It is one of the most famous events for being the largest Asian film festival single-handedly run by students. You can submit your short films and get constructive criticism as well as win a prize of INR 1 lakh. You can also attend a workshop by Sreekar Prasad, the renowned film editor.
With a million of options available and your heart set on that one thing you have been delaying for ages, now is the time to delve into some heartwarming me-time. Fret not and follow the above links to participate in your favorite events!
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