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Saturday , January 7 , 2012
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Get ready to indulge in some New Year retail therapy at Maharani, a fashion and lifestyle exhibition organised by Suchitra Sarees, in association with t2. This two-day exhibition has over 60 participants from the city and exhibitors from Kashmir, Indore and Jaipur. On display will be a gamut of designer ethnic wear, jewellery, kids’ clothing, home decor, accessories and a host of other lifestyle products. You can also refill yourself at food stalls like Go Chaatzz, Chocomania for gourmet desserts and My Kitchen for quick bites.

Event: Maharani, a fashion and lifestyle exhibition organised by Suchitra Sarees, in association with t2 When: January 7 & 8; 11am - 8pm Where: Royal Bengal Room banquets, City Centre, Salt Lake

performing arts

January 7 at Uttam Mancha; 6pm: The Calcutta Ensemble presents A Tribute to the Late Bhupen Hazarika and Songs of the World (based on international and Indian regional songs). Direction: Soumyen Sarkar. January 8 at Sandré Hall, Calcutta School of Music; 6.30pm: A musical ensemble from Estonia, Ancient Flute: A journey from India to Europe by Raho Langsepp and group.


January 8 at Satyajit Ray auditorium, ICCR, 9A Ho Chi Minh Sarani; 6pm: Screening of Letter from an Ordinary Girl (dir: Sangeeta Datta), inspired by Tagore’s Sadharan Meye. Followed by a multimedia stage production The Gitanjali Story, to celebrate the centenary year of Tagore’s Nobel prize-winning anthology of poems. Script and direction: Sangeeta Datta. Guest artistes: Pramita Mallick (vocals), Sudakshina Ghosh (visuals), Soumik Datta and others.


Till January 8 at Calcutta Rowing Club: Arae and Feara Championships, in association with The Telegraph. Hosted by Calcutta Rowing Club.


January 7 at St Joseph’s College, 69&70 BB Ganguly Street; 6.30pm: Annual reunion dinner of St Joseph’s College Old Boys Association supported by The Telegraph.

flower show

Till January 8 at The Agri-Horticultural Society of India, 1 Alipore Road; 11am - 6pm: Winter Flower Show of The Agri-Horticultural Society of India.

kids’ carnival

January 8 at Sam Garden, Salkia School Road: Chhota Bheem in assocation with Telekids.

beauty contest

January 8 at Lake Land Country Club; 5pm: Miss Howrah ‘Beauty Talent Hunt’ Finale. Media partner: TT Howrah.


Till January 8 at Tollygunge Club; 6am - 12noon: 20th Seniors Golf Tournament for those of 50 years and above. Hosted by BOC India Limited.

audio launch

January 7 at Williamson Magor Hall, 1st Level, 6 NS Road; 6.30pm: Official launch of Teen Purush, an audio CD of Tagore songs by Sifayet Ullah Mukul, Imtiaz Ahmed and Partha Tanveer Naved of Bangladesh, followed by performances by these artistes and Laisa Ahmed Lisa.

art camp

January 7 - 10 at Techno India Group (TIG), Phase II, EM 4/1, Sector V, Salt Lake; 1pm: Art camp for 15 budding artists. Students of schools and colleges under the aegis of TIG will also take part.

All those who wish events to be included in this column should write not less than a week ahead to:

Time out, The Telegraph, 6, Prafulla Sarkar Street, Calcutta-700 001;
Fax: 2234-8244