Film screening: ’Saacha – The Loom’ by KP Jayasankar and Anjali Monteiro will be screened on November 13, 6.30 p.m. at Carpe Diem Art Gallery, Majorda. It will be followed by a discussion. Details: email@example.com/8888862462/2881035.
Photography competition: Mindversity is organising a mobile photography contest on the theme ‘My Goa’. The contest is on till November 30. The results will be declared on December 15. Visit: www.mindversity.org.
Diwali blast: A Diwali camp will be organised for kids in the age group of 5 to 12 years which will include craft, decoupage, games, quizzes etc from November 15 to 20, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Patto, Panaji. Register before November 13. Details: 9552518650.
Badbad Geet Competition: Swami Vivekananda Society will organise a Badbad Geet competition on Children’s Day, November 14, 4.30 p.m. for Tiswadi Taluka, at their office in Junta House Panaji. There will two age groups – 2 to 5 and 6 to 10. The language should be either Konkani or Marathi. Details: 2224098 / 9823020391.
Young achiever awards: Tiatr Academy of Goa celebrates the birth anniversary of Late Regina Fernandes, the first lady of the tiatr stage on November 16. On this occasion, TAG will present the Young Achievers Awards at 3.30 p.m. at the Conference Hall, Institute Menezes Braganza Hall, Panaji. This will be followed by Konkani musical show by Tony De Ribandar and his troupe.
Food Odyssey :The second edition of ‘Food Odyssey’ will be held on November 17, 7.30 p.m. at Museum of Goa, Pilerne. The event will see Subodh Kerkar taking guests through the lanes and by lanes of Goa’s multi-layered history, emphasising on her role in influencing the Indian cuisine. The talk will be followed by a curated dinner prepared by the MOG Art Cafe. Fee: `2000. Details: firstname.lastname@example.org / 7722089666.
Craft Bazaar: Craft Works – an artisanal bazaar will showcase handicrafts made by women in Goa at Institute Menezes Braganza, Conference Hall, on November 17 and 18, 11 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Heritage tours: The Kushavati Heritage Tour by Make It Happen will be held on November 18, 9 a.m. from Ravindra Bhavan, Margao. The tour will be presented by Pantaleao Fernandes. Meanwhile the Backwater Boat Cruise will be held on November 18, 4 p.m. Details: email@example.com
ART AND CULTURE
Book meet: Literati Book Club will meet over potluck on November 13, 8.15 p.m. to discuss ‘Slade House’ by David Mitchell.
Film screening: A short film in Konkani, a Malayalam version of the short film named ‘Janani’ presented by Friends Properties and Tinky George will be screened on November 14, 3.30 p.m. at Sanskruti Bhavan, Panaji.
Film screening: Sunaparanta will host the screening of ‘The Sting’ on November 14, 6.30 p.m. at the amphi theatre.
Konkani Writers Conference: Dalgado Konknni Akademi (DKA) will organise its yearly ‘Konknni Borovpianchem Sommelon’ on November 18, 9.30 a.m. at the Conference Hall of Ravindra Bhavan, Margao.
Fabric painting: Morpankh, a two day workshop on fabric painting will be held on November 13 and 14, 9. 30 a.m. onwards at H No 84, Behind Dhanlaxmi Apartments, Bhatlem. Age group: 4 to 13 years. Fee: `1000. Details: 8411995509.
Short story writing: A creative short story writing workshop by Novella Short Stories will be conducted on November 13, 15 and 17, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Chikoo Tree Project, Margao. Register: http://novella.co.in/events. Fee: `1500. Details: firstname.lastname@example.org/9730147785.
DIY class: Olnet Productions Goa in association with NM Creative Works will be conducting a workshop on DIY (Do it yourself) on November 13 and 14, 10 a.m. at H No 88, Sangolda. Details: 9730508414/ 7798241159.
Six Sigma: Goa State Industries Association (GSIA) will organise a program on ‘Six Sigma & 7 QC Tools’ on November 14, 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at Goa State Industries Association (GSIA), Patto Plaza, Panaji. Details: 2438395/ 2438210/ 9146233246.
Fabric bag painting: A fabric bag painting workshop by Art-Curry-Ink will be held on November 15 and 16 (Batch I: 10 a.m.-12p.m., Batch II: 3:30p.m.-5:30p.m.) at Aquem, Margao. Details: 9011388388.
Food safety and hygiene: VM Salgaocar Institute of International Hospitality Education (VMSIIHE), Raia will hold a workshop on food safety and hygiene on November 16 and 17 (10 a.m. – 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. The workshop will be conducted at the institute by advisor, Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI), Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India Sanjay Dave. Fees: `950. Details:6623000/www.vmsiihe.edu.in.
The comic side: Let’s Talk about Comics,with Nishant Saldanha for those above the age of 12 years old will be held on November 17, 10 a.m. onwards at Bookworm Library, Panaji. Fees: `300.
Make Goan pao: Learn to bake traditional Goan breads like pao, ondes, poies, stuffed and unstuffed paozinhos, sweet buns, koncheche or katre bread etc on November 17, 10 a.m. at La Solitaire, Nagalli Hills Colony, Street 1, Dona Paula. Details: email@example.com/ 8554054640.
Advanced pranic healing: An advance pranic healing class will be held on November 17 and 18, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. for those who have done the basic pranic healing course at Flat No 860, 8th Floor, Phase IV-C, Susheela Seawinds, Vaddem, Vasco. Fees: `4,000/- including cost of book / manual, CD, lunch, tea, certificate etc. Spot registration fee: `4,500. Review fees: `1,000. Details: 9881522056 / 7709047107
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