Move on up
April 10-11, Magadi Road
Escape the city and focus on yourself, at this two-day workshop that explores the connections between the earth and your body. Located at the tranquil Infinite Souls campus and led by dance therapist and contemporary dance performer Brinda Jacob-Janvrin, it’s the perfect way to develop your kinesthetic awareness, empathy and above all mindfulness. Rs. 5,000. At Infinite Souls Farm and Artists’ Retreat. Details: 9844541378
April 12, Whitefield
Fashionistas will be out in force for the Lions Charity Ball, which features a fashion show by Prasad Bidapa Associates. Apart from checking out the
latest looks as the models walk the ramp, there will be a cocktail reception and a sumptuous dinner. Rs. 1,500 donor passes.
At Vivanta by Taj. Details: 9844003110
April 11, Sarjapur Road
Calling all gunners! The annual Arsenal Charity Run takes place this weekend, with all proceeds going towards the Arsenal Foundation. So pull out your kit and get on to the track, for a six-kilometre run for adults, and a shorter route for kids. Post run, there will be breakfast, and an informal football game. `400. 7 am onwards. At Decathlon. Details: townscript.com/ arsenalrunbangalore
Until May 8 | Indiranagar, Jayanagar
I-Leap Academy, Indiranagar and Jayanagar will conduct summer workshops for five weeks. Each week will have a new workshop with topics including whacky water play, NASA, potion making, Greek greatness, paper engineering, toy making and more. Ages 2.5 to 15 years. `1,800 upwards. At I-Leap Academy and Chimes Montessori. Details: 9945804444
Make your own
April 15, Jakkur
Let your cooking take a Middle-Eastern turn, as you learn to prepare falafel, hummus and yoghurt dressings from scratch. The workshop will guide you through the process, so that by the end, you’ll be able to whip up these dishes for cocktail parties or gatherings at home. `600 per person. 3 pm – 6 pm.
At Jus Trufs Chocolatiers. Details: 9844016984
Available now | Online
Blending contemporary sensibilities with age-old craftsmanship, Gulmohar Lane is the latest online furniture store from Jaipur. Offering a wide range of natural fabric, leather upholstered sofas, coffee tables and home products that are crafted deftly by karigars from Rajasthan, you can also find timeless pieces with a quirky modern twist. Perfect to add character to those off-beat homes. Details: gulmoharlane.com
April 13, Indiranagar
The Spring Summer range of eyewear from Elle contains eclectic offerings, with purist frames influenced by minimalist trends on the one hand, and floral and bowknot accents giving a distinctly feminist feeling on the other. Chic detailing and colours that range from tortoise shell to fuchsia complete the look.
Rs. 5,458 upwards. At the Elle store on 100 Feet Road. Details: 25212223