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Frisbee tournament

Chennai Ultimate Frisbee, a Frisbee club in Chennai is conducting a Frisbee tourney- ‘10th edition Chennai Heat 2017’ from Sept.29 to Oct.1 It is a 7 Vs 7 beach tournament.

Around 20 teams are taking part in the tournament which will be held from 6 a.m. to 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. At Elliots Beach, Besant Nagar. For details, visit

Exhibition of jewellery

Mahalakshmi Gold and Diamond Merchants at Adyar is conducting an exhibition and sale of diamond and ethnic jewellery on Sept.17 and 18. The display has more than 1000 varieties of jewelleries including necklace sets, rings, pendants, bangles, studs and jimikkis.

Discount of Rs.5000 per carat is offered for all diamond jewelleries. Open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. At 60/6, L.B. Road, Adyar (opp. BSNL). For details, call 98402 33567.

Glass flameworking workshop

The Learning Community at Quest at Palavakkam is conducting a ‘Glass Flameworking Workshop for Beginners’ on Sept.23 and 24 at its premises. Glass flamework is the process of shaping colourful glass in the flame and the participants will be taught the art of melting glass, adding colour, manipulating shapes with a glass tube and getting comfortable with fire.

The two-day workshop also includes a mini display on day 2 where the participants will get to display their works. Open for 13 years and above. Fee is Rs.2500. At 4/375, Chari Avenue, Palavakkam, ECR. For more details call 73585 70749.

Simple machine workshop

Young Scientist, a science club is hosting a workshop on simple machines for children from 8 to12 years, on Oct.1. At the workshop, children will be briefed about concepts such as effort, load, fulcrum, friction and weight by conducting experiments.

The workshop will guide children to identify simple machines in their everyday lives and put them to use to make everyday chore easier. From 1.30 p.m. to 3 p.m. At Anna Centenary Library, Kotturpuram. For details, call 073581 61490.

Workshop on gardening

Learn the basics of edible gardening at the workshop conducted by Guru Sunny Boppana, a garden coach on Sept.23 at Cups and Teas, a café at Besant Nagar. The workshop follows a beginner’s module and includes assessment, one to one consultation, pest repellants, coaching on composting and waste management.

Registration fee is Rs.700 including facilitation, refreshments, growkit and online support. Last date for registration is Sept.20. From 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. At 31, 3rd Main Road, Besant Nagar (next to IOB). For more details, call or whatsapp to 99665 56115.