WINTER

FOLK DANCE AND KITE MAKING @ HIPPOCAMPUS CHENNAI – 18TH JAN 2014

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FESTIVE FUN !!
Saturday, Jan 18th’ 2014 @ 11.00 am 
Ages – All Ages.
  Want to go Kite flying ??  Come celebrate Sankranti with us, as we make colourful kites and fly them too.  Light up the sky with colourful kites to mark the end of a long winter and usher in the new season.

 Celebrate the festive season with some folk dance and music. A young team of dancers from Loyola college will be performing the “Devarattam” and the “Thapattam”. Fast and fluent movements to the rhythmic sound of ‘ Deva Thunthubi’ – a drum-shaped percussion instrument, make this dance truly enjoyable.

Come dressed in your traditional best and enjoy the celebrations !!

Please note: Registration on first come first serve basis only.

A Non- member fee of Rs 250/-is applicable.Call 42116417 to Register.
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WINTER WORKSHOPS AT HIPPOCAMPUS CHENNAI

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BRR- ILLIANT WINTER WITH HOO !!

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Did you know that animals grow their own winter coats?? Would you like to know what happens to trees in winter? There may not be snow on the ground but that won’t stop us from learning and having fun with Snow.
Join us for some seasonal stories, make special crafts and enjoy holiday treats with Hoo !!

Mentor:Vandana/ Ages: 3-5/Mem:Rs.2471/Non Members:Rs.2696

HOO-RAY FOR WINTER !!

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Fun with Science !
Put on your Sci – Q and journey into Ice Age with Maddy, Diego and Sid. Build Dino Alarms,raise an army of Beetle probers,and learn all about simple circuits.
Cook it Up !!
Is your menu all set for the Christmas party ??
Are you planning a sleepover with your friends these holidays ? Look no further..
Come along and make some Corn canapes, Chocolate walnut Rocks, Chips ‘n’ Dips, Pizza Crackers and Christmas Cookies.
Read With Hoo !!
Get into the spirit of the holiday season ! let’s ring in the New Year with some warm and cozy stories about snowmen,crafts featuring hibernating bears, word puzzles, games & more. Join us for a jolly good Winter Workshop and have a Icy cool time.
Mentors : Curiokidz, Anusha & Praba Ram
For Ages : 6-8
Members: Rs. 2809
Non Members: Rs.3033

ROLL WITH HOO !!

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Make Art Come Alive ! Enter the magical world of animation and turn your ideas into reality. Participants will get to be Writers, Special effect Technicians and

Directors of their own films.They will put together story idea, create

elements for their film and shoot the animation.Create your very own

short-stop motion animations with Sandhya Prabhat .

Mentors: Sandhya Prabhat/Ages: 8-12/Mem:Rs. 2809/Non members:R s.3033

THIS WEEKEND @ HIPPOCAMPUS – CHENNAI – 14TH JAN 2012

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Flying Colours !!

Sat, Jan 14th @ 11.00 am

(Ages 6 & above)

 Make your own Kite and fly it too!

This Makar – Sankaranti light up the sky with colorful Kites. It’s time to awaken the Gods from their deep slumber.

Join us @ Hippocampus as we make colorful kites and fly them to mark the end of Winter and usher in the New Season.

A time for Celebration and Merry-Making !!

MAKAR SANKRANTI

Makar Sankranti is celebrated throughout India as a harvest festival. It is a way of giving thanks to the elements of nature that help man. This is the period when the winter recedes, paving the way for the summer. It is the time the farmers bring home their harvest. In Gujrat it is celebrated as the Kite flying day.

Hippocampus wishes its members a very Happy Pongal !!

THIS WEEKEND @ HIPPOCAMPUS – CHENNAI – 7TH and 8TH JAN’12

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 HAPPY FEET !!

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Waddle your way to

Hippocampus for an icy, cold serving of Storytime about penguins and their wintery environment!

There will be stories, songs and crafts featuring these

‘frisky and fun’ ‘feathered but flightless’ divers from Antartica.

 Date: 7th Jan’12|| Age: – 3 – 6 yrs|| Time: 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
PONGAL ‘O’ PONGAL
PONGAL

Sun. Jan 8th @ 11.00 am

Celebrate the Most Popular Festival of
South India at Hippocampus.  Cook and feast on Pongal specialities. Decorate the threshold with Kolams .Watch “Thapattam”, a traditional and lively folk
dance by Koothupattarai.
 Date: 8th Jan’12|| Age: 6+ years|| Time: 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

WINTER WORKSHOPS @ HIPPOCAMPUS, CHENNAI 2011

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WINTER WORKSHOPS

@ HIPPOCAMPUS

‘Around the World ‘

An interactive storytelling session  where children tell, sing and dance along with stories from around the world.Travel the globe with fun and easy crafts. Learn about the customs and culture of countries with simple and easy crafts.Have fun as you journey to distant and exciting lands!

Age group: 4 – 6 yrs

Date: 26th – 30th Dec’11

Time: 10.00 – 12.30 pm

Fee: 1700 Members

1900 Non – Members

Mentors : Jeeva & Vandana

    ‘Choral Reading’

     Its Christmas !

Let’s have choral reading : A programme that help children read along with others.

 Use of voice expression,intonation,diction and pronunciation  will be emphasized This programme will help even a shy child to shine.

Come along…tell along…. 

‘Tis the season for getting crafty..make some simple yet fun crafts with Aunty Vandana.

Age: 6 – 8 yrs

Date: 26th – 30th Dec’11

Time: 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

Mentors :Jeeva & Vandana

Fee:

Members – Rs 1700

Non Members – Rs 1900

  ‘Unravelling the Magic of Light’

   Have Fun with shadows as we experiment with shadow puppets and try build our own sundial.

Indulge in some Magic as you unlock the mystery behind refraction and reflection .

Get your hands dirty by building your own little gadgets using the principles of Light.

Understand the marvels of Light in Nature as we recreate the Rainbow and Colours of the sky  .

Age: 8 +

Date: 26th – 30th Dec’11

Time: 10.30 am – 12.30pm

Mentors: Curiokidz

Fee:

Members:     Rs 1700

Non Members: Rs 1900

‘Rejuvenate’

As the year closes to an end, its time to close it on a high note.

Join us at Hippocampus for a 6 day long

“Rejuvenate” .

Rejuvenate is a concept workshop involving Theater-Interpersonal Skills-Innovation.

Learn

Script writing – the art of writing good scripts for Theater, Street Play and Videos.

Acting – the art of acting in theater, streetplays and videos.

Effective Communication – the art of convincing everybody .

New age Interaction –  to gain presence and prove a point using

social media .  

Age : 10 +

Date:26th – 30th Dec’11

Time: 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Mentors: Arun Krishnamurthy

Fee:

Members -Rs 1700

Non members – Rs 1900

Run up to the front desk and register now!!!

Please Note:

Confirmation of registration is on payment only. No refunds.

Workshops are subject to cancellation depending on the number of requirements.

Center will be open on Tuesday only for the workshop and not for regular operations.

 Hippocampus Children’s Experience Centre

Old No.4, New No.11,

3rd Avenue, Indiranagar, Adyar.

Chennai – 600020.

Ph:24433544 / 42116417.