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CAMP YAKABOO SCHEDULE FOR AGES 3 – 8 @ HIPPOCAMPUS CHENNAI

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Date:27th April – 1st May
Science Factoty 27th april to 1st may

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Date:4th May – 15th MayDrama Foodies

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Date:18th May  – 22nd May

Jeeva Workshop 18th may to 22nd may

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Date:25th May  – 29th May

Heros and monster 3-5

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Date:25th May  – 29th May

May 25th to 29th (ges 6- 8) heroes and monsters

CAMP YAKABOO 2015 SUMMER CAMP SCHEDULE – WEEK II

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Ages  3 to 8
Date: 27th April – 1st May 2015
Time: 10.00 am – 12.30 pm
Science Factoty 27th april to 1st may
Ages 9 and above
Date: 27th April – 1st May 2015
Time: 10.30 am – 12.30 pm
Public Speaking 27th april - 1st may
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Ages 9-12
(Evening Session)
Date: 27th April – 1st May 2015
Time: 5.00 pm – 7.00 pm
monday evening workshop egypt

THIS WEEKEND @ HIPPOCAMPUS CHENNAI – 11TH JAN, 2014

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Stories ‘n’ Puppets !!

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Saturday, Jan 11th’ 2014 @11.00am  

Ages 3-6 Years

 Stories are fascinating, captivating and entertaining , and if told with puppets they can be a visual treat for the kids.

 Puppets are Fun !! Puppets can be used “anyway, anywhere, and anytime” to bring stories to life and to spark young imaginations.

Come listen to some stories, sing some songs and have fun with the puppets . Watch the stories come alive with Evelyn.

It’s theatre, it’s storytime, it’s a bit of everything!
Pongalo Pongal !!
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Saturday, Jan 11th 2014 @ 11.00am 
Ages 7 & above
“Connecting with the four days of Pongal harvest festival, the Tamilian way! A Thanksgiving to Nature highlighted through stories,songs and dance!” 
Come along and listen to a bagful of stories with Asha Sampat.Like all Hindu festivals pongal too has some interesting legends attached to it. Pongal is celebrated every year in mid -January mostly in the south of India and especially in Tamil Nadu to mark the harvest of crops and a special thanksgiving to God, the sun,the earth and the cattle.  
Join us for some Pongal stories and pot paintings.

THIS WEEKEND @ HIPPOCAMPUS CHENNAI- 4TH MAY ,2013

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Stories ‘n’ Puppets !

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Date: 4th May ’13 Saturday  || Time:11.00 am | – 12.30 pm | Age: 3 to 6 years

Puppetry is the art of bringing inanimate objects to life.Children do this instinctively, when they pick a spoon or an action figure and give it voice and movement.

  Come along and listen to some stories with Aunty Nivedita and what’s more you get to make some puppets too!!

Happy Mother’s Day !!

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Date: 4th May ’13 Saturday  || Time:11.00 am | – 12.30 pm | Age: 7 & above

Mother’s day is the second sunday of every May,

and is a very special day for mum.Give her a lovingly crafted handmade gift and make this mother’s day extra special.

Join us for some crafts and gift making session with Aunty Vandana

PUPPET TIME WITH USHA VENKATRAMAN @ HIPPOCAMPUS – CHENNAI 2ND FEBRUARY 2013

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Usha’s Wonderpuppets are back!

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 Saturday, 2nd February, 2013

Time: 11.00 am to 12.30 pm

For all ages

Big surprises come in really tiny packages!

 Which is why Usha Venkatraman is here with her teeny puppets to make you laugh, sing and want to squeal with joy!

 Join Usha as she arrives, from ye ol’ Mumbai, with a trunkful of stories from around the world to make you laugh, think and wonder!

  Call 42116417/ 24433544 to know more about registrations

About Usha Venkatraman

As a trained teacher with qualifications in the areas of education and the performing arts, Usha Venkatraman is a self-taught puppeteer. Usha’s engaging and interactive puppetry sessions, which are filled with strong drama, music, movement and singing, both educate and entertain her audience.

Her lively and dramatic storytelling performances keep people of all ages spellbound. Value based education through Puppets is her area of interest and she is always on the lookout for new ideas and concepts to teach through puppets.

MAGIC WITH PUPPETS @ HIPPOCAMPUS CHENNAI ON SEP 24TH ‘2012

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MAGIC WITH PUPPETS!!

Let the magic begin!

Date: 24th  SEP’12  Monday || Time:5.00 | – 6.00 pm | Age: 3 to 8 years

India is said to be the home of puppets. But do you know all of them? Aunty Usha now gives you 10 reasons to play with puppets. Finger puppets, string puppets and… Well, Aunty Usha has it all!
Join her as she takes you on an enthralling musical journey with puppets and stories. From folk tales to Indian mythology,
the puppets are here to entertain!
  Usha Venkatraman comes all the way from Mumbai and is in the city for a day.  She has been a part of International storytelling festivals and will also be performing at Bookaroo 2012.
Don’t miss out on a chance to meet her and the puppets right here at Hippocampus. For registrations, call 42116417/24433544