The Collaborative Learning Café (CLC) is organising a programme on learning music titled ‘Become a self-taught guitarist’. There will be three sessions held on August 2, August 4, and August 6 online, from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. The classes will be conducted by Wesley D’Costa. Classes are free and open to all on a first-come-first-serve basis (subject to seat availability), but registration is essential. Registration link: https://cutt.ly/clcGuitar.
The Collaborative Learning Café (CLC) is organising a webinar series titled ‘Modern Trends in Commerce’ by the Faculty of St Xavier’s College, Mumbai. The interactive talk on July 22, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., conducted by Sanjay Parab will introduce participants to the foundations of the stock market and different investing strategies. Free and open to all. Registration is mandatory. Details: 9822122436/ https://cutt.ly/clcStockXIMR
Wheel throwing and hand building pottery classes ‘Clay With Us’ will be held every Friday and Saturday from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Carpe Diem Art Centre, Majorda. Details: email@example.com
Sunaparanta Goa Centre for the Arts is launching Sunaparanta Art Initiator Lab (SAIL), its new mentorship programme for creative practitioners. Developed and led by art historian and curator Lina Vincent, SAIL offers an innovative curriculum that addresses the multi-layered needs of contemporary cultural producers. It will select 16 candidates from the fields of visual arts, design and associated areas seeking to enhance their knowledge, practices and productivity. Applications will be accepted till July 30 and is open to candidates/professionals based in Goa. Details: firstname.lastname@example.org
Interact with eight well-known artists from Goa at ‘The Artist Acquaintances’, a multimedia group exhibition starting July 31 onwards, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Carpe Diem Art Centre, Majorda. Mondays closed. Details: email@example.com
Department of Philosophy at Goa University is organising ‘Dr BR Ambedkar’s Approach to Buddhism’, a lecture by Pradeep Gokhale on August 6, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. via Google Meet. Details: meet.google.com/ndo-jktv-zhy
Xavier Centre Of Historical Research is hosting the book launch of ‘Hanv Konn’ (Konkani edition) and ‘Mi Konn’ (Marathi edition) on August 8, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. via Google Meet. The keynote speaker at the launch will be anthropologist and professor, Arizona State University, Phoenix, USA, Alexander Henn; novelist, commentator, and Marathi author, Vishram Gupte; professor, Konan University, Japan, Kyoko Matsukawa. Details: meet.google.com/bqq-eyrq-ewf
Chinmaya Mission Panaji is organising online Geeta Gyan Yagna on Bhagwad Geeta Chapter IV Gyankarma Sanyas Yog from August 1 to August 8 from 6:30 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. on Google Meet and Facebook. Details: https://meet.google.com/puf-kcjb-kan
The Charles Correa Foundation (CCF) like most of the citizenry in Goa have been asking questions about the ongoing work at Kala Academy. We reached out to the consultant, Techton Build Cons, and they have offered to make a presentation to us this Sunday, August 8. We have decided to have this as a public event, so that the people of Goa who appreciate the building may listen with us, ask questions, and collectively we can initiate discussions thereon. Time: 06:30 PM India You may register in advance for this presentation by clicking the link below: https://bit.ly/3Cj1mgD After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing a link to join the presentation. This event is free and open to all.
Xavier Centre of Historical Research (XCHR) is organising an online lecture on ‘The Congresso Provincial Da Índia Portuguesa and the Problem of Alcoholism in Goa’ by Maria de Lourdes Bravo da Costa Rodrigues on August 12, 6:30 p.m. via Zoom. The talk will focus on the role of the Congresso Provincial da Índia Portuguesa, which was intended to be a conference covering social needs and its role to solve the problem of alcoholism, which had reached epidemic proportions by the beginning of the twentieth century in the territory of Goa. Zoom Meet ID: 935 6418 5330
Dhaee Aakhar Goa is organising an online short story reading session online on August 13, from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. via Google Meet. During this session, a short story written by Konkani writer, Damodar Mauzo titled ‘Bhurgi Mhageli ti’ will be presented. The short story will be narrated by Ramita Gurav and Mamata Verlekar. The story is set in a Goan village and speaks about the relationship of humans with nature. Details: https://meet.google.com/xvu-fkkh-tyz
On the occasion of Independence Day, Gurukrupa Ayurvedics, St Inez, Panaji is organising a free Ayurvedic medical camp on joint pain, arthritis, asthma/respiratory problems and addiction on August 15, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Polyclinic situated at Bela Mater, 2, ground floor, opposite IndusInd Bank, near Vivanta Goa, St Inez, Panaji. Consultation by doctors along with medicines will be given free of cost. Details: 9822101279