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Summer display at Kanakavalli

Kanakavalli – a saree showroom at Adyar is conducting ‘Summerfest Pop-up’ from Mar.23 to 25. The store has a range of soft, breezy handloom drapes that are perfect for sultry summer days, including a selection of Bengal cottons and linens with delicate hints of silk.

These saris are available in vibrant summer hues and iridescent pastels, featuring colour blocks, stripes, and classic motifs. From 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. At 93/45, 2nd Floor, 1st Avenue, Indira Nagar, Adyar. For details, call 98403 66200.

Art exhibition at Spaces

Madras Art Collective is conducting an art exhibition titled ‘Archiving Labour’ from Mar.24 to 30 at Spaces, Besant Nagar. This is an art exhibition by 33 students from Govt. College of Fine Arts, Chennai and Govt. College of Fine Arts, Kumbakonam who collectively worked on a project on ‘archiving labour’ through an artistic process.

It is curated by Krishnapriya C. P. Discussions by A.S.Paneerselvam, Sadanand Menon, Justice Chandru, Aparajithan, Benitha and Perciyal is scheduled on each day. From 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. For more details, visit the Facebook page

Workshops at Forum Art Gallery

Forum Art Gallery is conducting an origami workshop from Mar.19 to 21 for children above 8 years. Participants will enjoy making origami models from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

An art and craft workshop will be held from Mar.22 to 24 from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. At 57, Padmanaba Nagar, 5th Street, Adyar. For details, call 42115596.

KM Student Body Night at Adyar

Unwind Center is presenting ‘KM Student Body Night’ on Mar.24 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. The event will see the students of KM College of Music and Technology performing a concert.

The concert will have folk and contemporary performance by Tahmeed Bin Enthesham and electronic performance by Irulil. Entry fee is Rs. 200.At Dev Apartments 3B, 3rd Floor, 1st Main Road, Kasturba Nagar, Adyar. For details, call 42121631.

Awareness campaign to protect sparrows

Janani Foundation is conducting ‘World Sparrow Day Awareness Campaign’ on Mar.25 from 6 a.m. to 9 a.m. at Elliots Beach. At the event, a Sparrow Atlas will be launched. The atlas will help to locate sparrows around Chennai.

A drawing competition under the theme ‘Save the Sparrow’ will be held for children below 12 years, and the participants will be taught to make a sparrow feeder out of plastic bottles. For more details, call 99626 05496.

Gardening workshop

Aadhiyagai’s self sustainable garden is conducting a ‘Gardening Workshop’ on Mar.25 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The workshop will focus on topics like how to use garden space effectively, cycle methods to harvest the greens, discussion on herbs and flowers, maintenance of seeds and more. Fee is Rs.500. At 61, 1st Avenue, 1st Cross Street, Vettuvankeni, ECR. For details, call 85263 66796.