Sign up for public speaking course in Virugambakkam

If you wish to improve your communication and public speaking skills sign up for a training programme in Virugambakkam. Held by the well-known Toastmasters International for 8 weeks from June 28 till mid August, the coaching by professionals will prepare you to communicate internally and externally and to speak confidently in public or in office. […]

Young cricket stars shine in recent tourneys

Here are the young cricketers of this area who have done their coach, parents and team members proud by performing well in the recent 11th Dicky Super Trophy 2014 tourney for the under-14 and under-16 category representing Tiruvallur District Cricket Association (TDCA). In the under 14 tourney, Ram Aravind of AVM Academy, Saligramam scored the […]

Cricket coaching in West K. K. Nagar

Kedar Cricket Academy is hosting its second branch of cricket coaching in West K K Nagar. The popular academy whose teams also feature in many city based tourneys for school-level players will have the coaching on at  DB Vimala Convent  in Amman Naagr. State cricketers will be the coaches here and the year long camp […]

SUMMER CAMPS IN YOUR AREA; listing updated!

Here is a crisp listing of SUMMER CAMPS planned for children and youths in this area that span the April-May months. They cover art, craft, film, sport, personality development and more.Those who hold such camps are welcome to share info for publication in ARCOT ROAD TIMES ( – ). This list was updated on […]

Free spoken Sanskrit course in K K Nagar

Samskrita Bharati, Chennai  will be conducting free spoken Samskrita classes for 10 days from April to May  7 from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm. Classes are to be held at Door No. 12, 25th St., 5 th Sector, K.K.Nagar. The  course is open to all, of any age group as long they are keen to learn […]

Handson science, tech course for teens on April 5 in K K Nagar

ThinkDiff S’kool in K K Nagar is organising programmes/workshops to promote hands-on and experiential learning in science, technology, engineering and math. In order to help children to participate in the world’ s prestigious Science Fairs to present their ideas and projects, it has organised a two – hour workshop now. ThinkDiff S’kool (After School STEM […]

Free spoken Samskrita classes

Samskrita Bharati , Chennai  will be conducting free Spoken Samskrita classes for 10 days in various venues in and around Vadapalani, K.K.Nagar, Virugambakkam, Alwartirunagar , Valasarawakkam and Porur. Contact  :  9940198573 /  9381044256

Art contests for kids

Hepzibah Trust of M.G.R. Nagar whish is run by Dr. V. Jeyaraj is having drawing contests for children on the theme : FORGET AND FORGIVE as part of 5th anniversary of the Hepzibah Trust and the Hepzibah Institute of Heritage Conservation. The events are on Feb.15, 16 and 22 and 23 February 2014.  The competition will […]

AVM Cricket Academy’s tourney is on

AVM Cricket Academy is holding its annual tourney for school-level cricketers. Teams from city academies are paying each other from Feb.1. The final is for Feb.16.. Matches are held at the playing field of AVM Avichi School, Arcot Road. Call Academy manager Jude at 90804 06556.

PSBB hosting cricket, basketball tournaments

Sports is abuzz on the playing fields of PSBB School in K K Nagar where the school’s annual tournaments are on now. While the annual schools cricket tourney for under-10 players is in its final phase, a basketball tourney for juniors has just begun.