Nature Walks

Tree Walks by Nizhal

Nizhal is organising tree walks in English and Tamil.
The walks will last for about an hour. Rediscover the verdant parks and magnificent trees in your neighborhood with friends and family! The Azhinji at Kotturpuram Tree Park, the Thaandri at Semmozhi Poonga, the Putranjiva at Panagal Park and many more such gems!

August 16th (Friday) – Kotturpuram Tree Park  – 5.00 pm (Tamil)
August 17th (Saturday) – Nageswara Rao Park, Luz Church Road – 4.30 pm (English)
August 18th (Sunday) – Anna Nagar Tower Park – 4.30 pm (English)
August 23rd (Friday) – Panagal Park, T Nagar – 5.00 pm (English)
August 24th (Saturday) – Semmozhi Poonga, Cathedral Road – 4.30 pm (English)
August 25th (Sunday) – Nanmangalam Forest Park – 8.00 am (English)
August 25th (Sunday) – Sivan Park, K.K. Nagar – 4.30 pm (English)

A Special Musical Tree Walk will be held in Kalakshetra on Sunday, 18th August, at 8 am.
The walk will be led by the Nizhal team (Latha Nathan and Dr. Babu), and Carnatic musician Dr. Sowmya along with her disciples. Meeting and assembly point will be the Kalakshetra Road entrance to the campus.

REGISTRATION FOR ALL THE WALKS: By phone, please call: Usha at 97910 29568 between 10 am and 6 pm.
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Nature walk by Madras Naturalists Society – Aug. 25, 2013

The Madras Naturalists’ Society (MNS) will organise a Nature Walk for the public at Pallikaranai Marsh on Sunday, August 25. The details are as under:

Group size: 30
Reporting time: 6.15 a.m.
Reporting place: Forest Dept. Office on Velachery-Thoraipakkam Road
(When coming from Velachery, take the service road along the 2nd Flyover on the Velachery-Tambaram Road and turn left at the junction under the Flyover onto the Velachery-Thoraipakkam Road, travel around 300 metres. and take the U-turn after the Toll Plaza sign and the Office is on the left immediately after the turn. When coming from OMR, the Office is 200 metres after the Toll Plaza).

For assistance, contact Vijay 98400 90875