20th May

Haiku trails tree walk by Nizhal, from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Participants can bring notebooks and are encouraged to write poems. The walk is guided by Kala Ramesh. For registration Whatsapp to 98406 04912. At Kotturpuram Tree Park, Riverview Road.

Chakiar koothu: Thiruvanmiyur Kerala Samajam is organising Chakiar Koothu at 6 p.m. The Koothu will be performed by Ammanur Rajaneesh Chakiar, Trichur. All are welcome. For details contact 94441 20027, 98400 70527. At Youth Hostel, 2nd Avenue, Indira Nagar.

FOSWL meeting: The members of ‘Friends of same wavelength (FOSWL)’ will meet at 5.30 p.m. R.V. Rajan, rural marketing expert and the Chairman of Anugrah Rural Marketing Academy will be the guest speaker. At Yogalaya,17, 3rd Main Road, Gandhi Nagar.

Programme at ilovereadin library: Open mic night titled ‘The Tuner’ hosted by ‘On That Note’ from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Entry fee: Rs. 100, tickets available at At Ilovereadin Library, 9,1st floor, 4th Street, Venkateswara Nagar, Adyar.

21st May

Nesa Vidhya, a centre for children with special needs, is conducting a Rejuvenation Camp for the mothers/care givers (grandmother, aunt) of children with special needs and autism spectrum disorders up to May 26, from 10 a.m. to 2.30 p.m. At 2/31, 1st Main Road, Kamraj Nagar, Thiruvanmiyur. Ph: 99629 93577, 98840 76663.

23rd May

Vedanta Institute will hold a study session on Vedanta Treatise from 6.45 p.m. to 8 p.m. At flat ‘C’ Harmony (2nd floor), Venkatratnam Nagar, Adyar. Ph: 98404 93904.

24th May

Programmes at Hamsadhwani: In memory of their founder R.Ramachandran, there will be a religious discourse on ‘Thirupugazhil Kavinmigu Kanchi’ by Chitra Murthy with vocal support by Vasumati Desikan and Radha Parthasarathy at 6.15.p.m. 26th – D.K. Pattammal’s birth centenary concert by Chinmaya Sisters at 6.15 p.m. All are welcome. At Youth Hostel, 2nd Avenue, Indira Nagar. Ph: 98410 30372.

26th May

Tamil play ‘Payanam ’ by Shree Thaayaar Kalai Koodam will be screened at 7 p.m. at Backyard Café. Tickets are available at At 53/23, 3rd Main Road, Gandhi Nagar. Ph: 97909 85682.

Pottery workshop: DakshinaChitra is organising a one-day workshop on wheel pottery for children aged between 7 and 13 years, from 10.30 p.m. to 1.30 p.m. Refreshments and materials required for the workshop will be provided. The workshop fee is Rs.500. At DakshinaChitra Museum, East Coast Road, Muttukadu. For details contact 98412 49600.

Varahamihira Science Forum lecture: T.R. Shashwath, an environmentalist and heritage enthusiast will talk on ‘The Indian Monsoon,’ from 4 p.m. to 5.30 p.m. All are welcome. At Tamil Virtual Academy, Gandhi Mandapam Road, Kotturpuram.

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA), a voluntary group who meet together to attain and maintain sobriety, is holding its meetings on Sundays at 11 a.m. at Intermission Nursery School, 6th Street, Kandasamy Nagar, Palavakkam. On Mondays and Wednesdays at Annai Vailankanni Church, Besant Nagar at 7 p.m. On Tuesdays at Bharat Dass Mat. Hr. Sec. School, Thirumalai Nagar annexe, Perungudi at 7 p.m. On Thursdays at V.G.P. Philominal Mat. School, ECR, Injambakkam at 6.30 p.m. On Fridays at A.G. Church, Sivagamipuram, 1st Street, Thiruvanmiyur at 7 p.m. There is no membership fee. Ph: 9941403158, 98844 61622.