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A glimpse of Snehadhara Foundation’s work in progress – getting ready for its role at Puttenahalli Kere Habba.
A few enthusiasts did the bird count at our lake during the Bangalore Bird Count last weekend. Despite the several constraints, natural and man made, we are happy to report that as many as 28 species were spotted at our lake. If you would like to spot these birds and/learn basics of photography, please join the exclusive session for beginners at the Puttenahalli Kere Habba 3:30 to 4:00 p.m. Nature walks also scheduled. No charge. (Red-wattled Lapwing, Pic: Sowmya Basker)
Children, if allowed, would love to squish in soil! Let them do just this at the Puttenahalli Kere Habba. They will learn the basics of gardening in “Pot a Plant.” The seedling they plant will be theirs to keep. To nurture, water and see it grow. No charge. (Pic: taken on 17th July 2010 at the first tree planting day at Puttenahalli Lake).
Other no-charge events at the Habba include Free Wheel, Fly a Kite, Sail a Boat, Craft Making, Drip Drop – help install an irrigation system, Film Show, Live Music. Some events may be more appropriate for certain age groups.
Food will be on sale – yummy varieties of chat, gulab jamuns, kulfis, juice, peanuts and more!
See cartoonist Ananth Shankar in action, and get a chance to buy a personalised illustration at a special rate.
Make your child a Lake Rakshak. Charge inclusive of photo in an exquisite limited edition “Lake Alive” photo frame specially created for Puttenahalli Lake by cartoonist Ananth Shankar.