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Weekend Planner Guide 20 March

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[divider ]Friday, March 21[/divider]

Mitra da Dhaba

Novotel PuneMitra da Dhaba at The Square will offer live counters serving sumptuous Kebabs, Paranthas, Chole Kulche and more. Invigorate yourself with Ganne ka Juice (freshly squeezed Sugarcane Juice) or the famous Punjabi Lassi.
Relish mouth-watering classics like Rarrah Gosht, Mogaywala Kukkad, Bhatti da Murgh and more!
Vegetarians can indulge in specials like Sarson da Saag and Makki ki Roti, Makhhanwala Paneer and range of other delicacies. End your meal on a sweet note with desserts like Pinni, Kesar ki Kheer and Panjiri!
Where: The Square, Novotel Pune
When: Till Sunday, March 23
Time: 19:00 hrs to 23:00 hrs
Contact: 8411956580 / 020 6705 6054

Jerome Isma-Ae

De Facto Ent. in association with Elements.Inc brings you, German progressive house producer/DJ and owner of ‘Jee Productions’ – Jerome Isma-Ae and Kash Trivedi at Miami.
Where: Mi-a-Mi, Marriott Hotel, Senapati Bapat Road, Pune
Time: 8pm onwards
Contact: 9373361339

Art Exhibition of Chetana Chaudhari-Sudame

Chetana Chaudhari-Sudame is an artist with her own style of figurative painting. Her mostly self-taught pursuit of excellence in art has added facets of learning under artists of repute in India and in UK at the Slade School of Art,(UCL), London.

Her paintings explore the feminine subtleties inspired from folk painting styles of India and are a celebration of colors and enhance the finer moments of the feminine life. Using various media, from oil pastels to ink and acrylic to oil, is her forte.
Where: Malaka Spice, Lane no. 5, Off North Main Road, Koregaon Park, Pune
Till: Tuesday, March 31
Time: 11am to 11:30pm
Contact: 9325749224

A visit to the Wine regions of France!

vineyardThis one’s for all the Wine enthusiasts. A trip to France designed specially to visit all the world famous French vineyards’. Visit Paris, Champagne, Reims, Burgundy, Riviera etc and learn about the origin of wine and how and why France is one the leading nations in wine production.
This will be an authentic experience to a country of wine, food, music, culture and bliss. Sujata Patil (The GrapeWine Consultancy) is hosting an evening at The Flour Works, sharing details about the trip.
Where: The Flour Works, Kalyani Nagar
Time: 6:30 pm onwards
Contact: 9970002196/
[divider ]Saturday, March 22[/divider]

Workshop on Thai Cuisine

thaiThe following recipes will be demonstrated –
• Thai Red Curry
• Thai Green Curry
• Pad Thai noodles
• Tom yum soup
• Papaya and peanut Salad
• Stir Fry
• Sambhal
Where: Rajuls cooking Classes, Sanghvi Bungalow, Shivaji Nagar, Pune
Time: 1pm to 4:30pm
Fees: Rs. 600
Contact: 9766622662

Book Reading & Interaction with Author of’ No Looking Back’

No Looking Back by Shivani Gupta is an inspiring and moving memoir that showcases the indomitable spirit in the face of overwhelming odds. It is a deeply moving narrative about surviving the challenges of disability in a country like ours.
Come listen and interact with Author Shivani Gupta at Pagdandi Books Chai Cafe on Saturday, 22nd March, 2014 4:30pm – 6pm. Organised in collaboration with EKansh Trust, Pune and Pagdandi Book and Pagdandi – Books Chai Cafe
Where: Pagdandi- Books Chai Cafe, Shop no. 6, Regent Plaza, Baner Pashan Link Road, Behind Symantec, Baner, Pune
Time: 4:30pm to 6pm
Contact: 7755908525

Panshet Parikrama

1891320_290546264428350_128610074_o170 Kms of Adventure biking into mountains, ghats, unexplored routes of Panshet.. Besides this
– Strong Cycling Experience
– Awesome Outdoor Experience
– For the Fitness Building Families
– IF you Can’t ride, you can get in the Transport Van..
Day 1 – 22nd March
05.30 – 06.00 Assemble at Rajaram Bridge, Sinhgad Road
06.00 – 07.30 Start towards Panshet
07.30 – 08.30 Tea & Breakfast
08.30 – 13.00 Enter the Parikrama Zone & ride through Ghats
13.00 – 14.00 Lunch Enroute (Bring your own tiffin)
14.00 – 16.00 Reach Island point
16.00 – 17.00 Tea & Snacks
17.00 – 18.00 Establish Camp (Planning for a tent stay)
18.00 – 19.00 Timepass Gappa Tappa
19.00 – 20.00 Prepare your own food, Chuliwarchi Khichadi
20.00 – 21.00 Dinner
21.00 – 22.00 Coffee (with Shekoti)
22.00 – 05.30 Good Night
Day 2 – 23rd March
05.30 – 06.30 Refreshments
06.30 – 07.00 Tea & Breakfast, Camp wind up
07.00 – 10.00 Mountain Ride (Unexplored routes of Panshet)
10.00 – 11.00 Break
11.00 – 01.00 Ride through Ghat section
01.00 – 02.00 Lunch
02.00 – 06.00 Complete Parikrama and reach Pune (Tea break enroute)
For more details: Vikas – 09881422575,
[divider ]Sunday, March 23[/divider]

Chill out Sunday Session at Atmosphere 6!

Chill Out SundayBring your weekend to an awesome end with the Chill out Sunday Session at Atmosphere 6! Head to the rooftop lounge for an evening of amazing music, drinks and to catch a super view of the sunset. Groove to the beats of Dj Akshay and Dj Omi who will play Electro, Dutch, Progressive and Commercial music. To top it all, the lounge has Happy Hours from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm.
Sip on to our signature cocktails such as Plum N Peach martini, Fresh Watermelon Caprioska, Whiskey cherry dark, Mexican margarita, Espresso martini, Orange peach martini and Tangerine Caprioska.
Where: Atmosphere 6, Viman Nagar, Pune
Time: 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Contact: 020 32600080/ 9960700734

Fashion Sunday Carnival Brunch

The HHI Pune announces its newest offer Sunday carnival brunch, excellent place for gathering with family and friends. The brunch menu showcases a range of 4 made-to-order live station like chaat, oriental, barbecue and grill with beverage in package. Special kids zone to have fun Additionally, Brunch buffet offers a wide range of lunch dishes and verities of dessert.
Where: The HHI, S.No. 33/1/1, Plot No 2H, Neco Gardens Road, Viman Nagar, Pune
Price: 999 + taxes for couple
Contact: 02066283535

Jimmy’s Oriental Brunch

1798623_763126533705387_583612817_nAt Jimmy’s Oriental Brunch, you can enjoy an elaborate spread of Asian cuisine along with beer, sangria and even some live music. With so much to look forward to in the afternoon, you surely won’t blame Jimmy for killing your Sunday breakfast plans, now would you?
Where: Jimmy Hu,390, Sanskruti Lifestyle Complex, Lane 7 , Koregaon Park, Pune
Time: 12pm to 5pm
Fees: Rs. 799 per person
Contact: 9325712721
[divider ]Monday, March 24[/divider]

Governance in India: Challenge & Response – RTI Perspective

Shri. B.G. Deshmukh Third Memorial Lecture on “Governance in India: Challenge & Response – RTI Perspective” by Shri. Wajahat Habibullah, The First Chief Information Officer of India.
Annual Public Lecture Series in the memory of Shri. B.G. Deshmukh, First Chairman of YASHADA, Pune and Founder Chairman of Janwani, Pune.
Where: MDC Auditorium, Yashada Campus, Pune
Time: 11am to 1pm