When not at Zumba and art workshops this weekend, slap on the sunscreen and join the Pondy coastal cleanup
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Explore the world of Radio France with the movie La Maison de la Radio by Nicolas Philibert. The movie takes you on a tour of the studios and inside the recording rooms, with its presenters and journalists. An engrossing real life documentary, it promises to be a feel good film. At Alliance Francaise. June 19, 6 pm onwards. Details: 0413 2334351
Go on a gastronomic journey with ITC Grand Chola’s food fest, ECR Route 49, where chef Sandeep Kapoor’s special menu will delight. Expect dishes inspired by the east coast stretch, like thengai paal (hot coconut milk, jaggery and cotton seeds) and gigot daube (local lamb braised). Till June 26, 7 pm to 11.30 pm. Buffet (dinner only) at Rs 2,200 plus taxes per head.
Pondicherry is getting ready for its third cleanup session by Chennai Trekking Club. Join the session to create awareness and help clean a two kilometre stretch of our coastline.
Kids can also improve their knowledge about the environment by participating in a drawing competition themed on the topic ‘Avoid Plastic’. Register for free at facebook.com/PondicherryCoastalCleanup. On June 19. At Auroville. Details: 999468824
Root for your favourite football team while watching UEFA Euro 2016 live at La Plancha’s rooftop restaurant. Grab a beer the to wash down restaurant’s popular burgers and enjoy some nail-biting sporting action. Live broadcast and highlights on all match days coincides with lunch and dinner; Entry free. Details: 0413 4300333