Pune: Sakal Media Group will organise an eco-friendly Ganpati idol making workshop for children on August 20. It is the Sunday before the start of Ganesh festival, which is celebrated with enthusiasm in Pune city.
The workshop will be held at eight different locations in Pune and Pimpri-Chinchwad from 10 am to 11.30 am.
Guardian Corporation is the sponsor of the event while Lokmanya Multipurpose Co-Operative Society Ltd is the associate sponsor.
The workshop is open to students from nursery to class 10 from Pune and Pimpri-Chinchwad.
Children will need to first register their names at various registration centres. They will also have to carry a compass box, napkin, water bottle, old newspaper, bowl for water and any painting brush for the workshop. Shadu Mati will be provided by Sakal to each student.
Students will be taught how to make Ganesh idols with eco-friendly methods and after the workshop, they will be allowed to keep the idol they make.
For young children in the age group of 3-6 years, one parent will be allowed to accompany them in the workshop.
1) City International School - Kothrud
2) Pune Central Mall - Karve Road
3) Abhiruchi Mall Multiplex - Sinhagad Road
4) SSMS Sanvidd English Medium School - Parvati
5) Novel International School - Nigdi
6) CM International School - Balewadi
7) East Court - Phoenix Market City, Viman Nagar
8) Mount Litera Zee School -Wakad
Registration venues & timings
From August 12-17
1) Pune Central Mall (1 pm to 8 pm)
2) Abhiruchi Mall Multiplex (11 am to 7 pm)
3) SSMS Sanvidd English Medium School (10 am to 2 pm)
4) Novel International School (11 am to 3 pm)
5) CM International School (10am to 4pm)
6) East Court - Phoenix Market City (4 pm to 8 pm)
Note: School venue registrations will not be available on August 13 and 15
Entry ticket Rs 50 per head
For more information, call -8805009395; Whatsapp no- 9146038033