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Popular High School, Margao in association with Yuva Sanjivni is inviting students to explore their creativity during this period of crisis with a ‘Draw from Home’ contest. The topic for the contest is ‘Coronavirus Awareness’. As part of the contest, participants are asked to illustrate their ideas and create awareness about the critical need for prevention and management of COVID-19. The ‘Draw From Home’ initiative is open to students from all schools at state level. Participation and submission for this contest is through digital form only. A high-resolution scanned image or photograph of the artwork along with relevant details (name of participant, school, place, etc) should be sent via email or WhatsApp Participants are free to use the medium of their choice.The best fifty entries in each category will be given an appreciation certificate along with prizes,” she adds. (Last date for submission of entries is March 31. Details: socialcause1932@gmail.com/ 9923543424)  

Learn to bake cream cakes with chef Kunal on March 15, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Foodybreaks Academy, Porvorim. Learn to bake whipped cream tiered wedding cakes and all-weather wafer paper flowers with chef Priyanka Deokar-Ajwani on March 28 and March 29, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Details: 9820220912/arolkark@gmail.com

The ‘Goa Vintage and Classic Vehicles Club’ (GVCVC) is set to organise yet another ‘Vintage and Classic Vehicles Drive’ on March 29. The theme of this drive is ‘GVCVC Palace to Palace Vintage Drive’. In relevance to the theme, a convoy consisting of 30 vintage and classic cars and few vintage bikes will hit the road beginning from Adil Shah’s Palace, Panaji. It will then cross the River Mandovi via Atal Sethu Bridge, and proceed to various North Goan villages including Sangolda, Saligao, Parra, Assagao, Siolim, Tuem, till Rauraje Deshprabhu Royal Palace, in Pernem. The flag-off of the first vintage car will be at 10 a.m. The drive will consist of vintage vehicles manufactured 50 years and earlier, while classics will include vehicles manufactured up to 1970. The event is also open to Indian Heritage vehicles.

The QF1 Challenge quiz will take place on March 29 at 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. followed by the Gettin’ Bizzy Wit’ It quiz at 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at The International Centre Goa (ICG), Dona Paula. Details: seqcgoa@gmail.com

The next Literati Book Club meeting will take place on April 7 at 8:15 p.m. Tara Westover’s international bestseller ‘Educated’ will be discussed at the meet. Westover’s ‘Educated’ is a memoir that tells the story of her struggle to reconcile her desire for education and autonomy with her family’s rigid ideology and isolated life.

Lakshya Academy is organising a full-day ‘Excel mind’ workshop for children on April 12, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. As part of the workshop, participants will learn to enhance their motor skills, confidence, public speaking abilities, inter-personal skills and overall personality. The camp is open for students between the age group of 8 to 14 years. Participants will be provided with breakfast and lunch along with a certificate at the end of the workshop. Fee: `1200. Details: 9552518650

The Entertainment Society of Goa in association with the Department of Public Health Dentistry, Goa Dental College and Hospital is organising the fourth Goa Anti-Tobacco Film Festival on May 31. Those interested should register by filling the registration form latest by April 17. The form and rules and regulation are available on www.esg.co.in. The last date for receipt of application along with supporting documents is May 15. Click here for more details.