10 Things to Do This Week (April 19 to April 25, 2018)

Read a Book
Kabir And the Silver Spoon by Vinita Srimal Garg and illustrated by I N Srividya (Age: 10+ years)
12-year-old Kabir is on his way to his ancestral village in Jamwana, Rajasthan where he will spend his Durga Puja holidays with his mother and pet dog, Hingoliya. Once they reach the village, Kabir realises that his ancestral haveli stands on the land where a palace called Jamwant once stood. Jamwant was part of the legendary Jamwant Empire that flourished till it was wiped out by a natural calamity caused by an evil magician’s curse. The land was known for a talking silver spoon, a singing river, a bird that made predictions, a wish-fulfilling tree and lot more. Join Kabir as he unravels the secrets of the magical kingdom of Jamwant. Published by Mango Books and available on Amazon.in


Books: The Thief by Megan Whalen Turner (Age: 8+ years)

Books: The Thief by Megan Whalen Turner (Age: 8+ years)
'The Thief' is an award-winning fantasy novel and the first part of the five-part Queen’s Thief series, which offers an interesting mix of politics, passion, power, battle and revenge. The book revolves around the life of a thief named Eugenides, who is also known as Gen. Gen is extremely boastful about his skills and lands up in prison in the kingdom of Sounis. However, he is released from the prison by Magus, a powerful scholar from Sounis. As a reward for this deed, Magus asks Gen to steal a precious stone called Hamaithes’s Gift from the kingdom of Attolia. Unable to refuse, Gen agrees and sets off on an adventurous journey with Magus, his apprentices and a soldier. Will Gen find the precious stone? Published by Harper Collins


10 Things to Do This Week (April 05 to April 11, 2018)

 1. Workshops 
Bombay Natural History Society is conducting a bird-watching camp at Karnala Bird Sanctuary.
Date: April 8
Age: 10+ years
Call: 022-22821811
Website: www.bnhs.org


BMW BERLIN-MARATHON 13th Drawing Competition

BMW BERLIN-MARATHON 13th Drawing Competition
The BMW Berlin-Marathon in association with SCC Events has organised a drawing competition for children from ages 4 to 14.
Theme: Running is fun and skating is fun–together is even more fun

Last Date: June 30, 2018

For further details, log on to www.bit.ly/AboutDrawingCompetition


JQA International Environmental Children's Drawing Contest

JQA International Environmental Children's Drawing Contest
The International Certification Organization Network (IQNET) and Japan Quality Assurance Organization (JQA) have organised the 19th edition of the International Environmental Children’s Drawing Contest for children aged between 7 and 15 years. This contest is supported by UNICEF, Tokyo Office.
Theme: We All Live on Earth
Last Date: May 31, 2018
For further information, log on to  www.bit.ly/InternationalDrawingContest