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Apr 112019
Smitha Dileep’s storytelling and story mapping workshop for children. Story mapping is a tool which helps the child to visualise story characters, events and settings that will help them develop th
Hilton Garden Inn hosts ‘Gusto Mexicano’ food fete for dinner. The accent is on Mexican flavours.
 To celebrate the vacation Modern Book Centre conducts "Children’s book fair". There is a 10% discount on all books. Venue: Modern Book Center, Gandhari Amman Kovil Road, Statue, Kerala, Date: Till May 31,2019. Time: 9.30 am to 8.30 pm. Contact: 0471-2331826.
Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple conducts a special Kathakali performance of Mandavapilli Ittiraricha Menon’s Santhanagopalam Kathakali.  The story starts with Arjuna visiting Lord Krishna in Dwaraka and while they are exchanging pleasantries, an old Brahmin rushes in with the body of his ninth child. All his nine children have died soon after birth and he accuses Lord Krishna for his plight. But Krishna refuses to acknowledge the Brahmin and walks off without consoling him. Arjuna feels bad that neither Krishna nor any of the courtiers had a word to pacify the old man.
Tejas Art & crafts provide an opportunity to learn the basics of needlecraft in a week. They are organising a six-session course on various knitting styles and techniques such as hand embroidery, crochet and mirror and beads embellishments.  The sessions also focus on basic stitching techniques for sewing and embroidery. Participants will be learning how to knit cotton bags and coin purses. The course fee is ₹2,000, which includes materials comprising a needle case and anchor threads. Participants are free to take home the respective craft-work done by them.
Tagore Theatre hosts ‘Krishna Narthan’, a Kathak presentation in praise of Lord Krishna by students of Khanak Institute of Performing Arts. Venue: Tagore Theatre, Vazhuthacaud, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India. Date: April 7, 2019. Time: 6.30 pm to 9.30 pm. Contact: 97444 76203.
Greenfield Stadium hosts a live performance of Nucleya, aka ka Udyan Sagar, known for his funky bass music. Udyan Sagar, better known by his stage name Nucleya, is an Indian electronic music producer. His unique usage of Indian street sounds has made him a countrywide phenomenon, and he's managed to bridge the gap between indie and mainstream in a way that few artists have. Nucleya's kitsch, the bass-heavy sound has been lapped up by the masses and he continues to release new music, stretching the limits of his genre.
Tree Walk and Campus Art and Nature Wellness group organizes a tour to explore green spaces on the Medical College campus. Tree Walk Trivandrum is a group that was born out of the campaign to protect the trees in the city. Twice or thrice a month the group meet at some part of Trivandrum where it is shady with trees. Venue: Government Medical College, Medical college campus, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India. Date: April 7, 2019. Time: 7.30 am to 10.00 am. Contact: 9447078113.
Czarina celebrates the festive exhibition "Creme De La Creme", Easter and Vishu collection of saris in different materials, all in shades of white. 
Suryakanti Art Gallery hosts ‘Whisper in Silence’, a photography exhibition by Balan Madhavan, Hariharan Subrahmanian and Suresh Elamon. 
Kanakolsavam 2019, an 11-day festival to be held from 05-15 April 2019 at Sooryakanthi Grounds, Kanakakunnu Palace, Thiruvananthapuram by the Thiruvananthapuram Press Club. The event is to befittingly mark the golden jubilee of Thiruvananthapuram Press Club Journalism Institute.

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Mar 132019
Bobby McFerrin, an American Vocalist and composer famous for his extraordinary ability to imitate not only the sound of single instruments but also entire ensembles using only his voice.