Sunday, 1 September 2019 to Monday, 30 September 2019

Step into the world of learning at the British Council in Chennai. 

Event Date & time Audience 

Book club for children 

Read a book and share your experience 

Saturday 7 September from 2.30 p.m. to 3.30 p.m.

Open to 5 to 12 years old.

Free for library members. Register here

Storytelling. INR 200 for non- members. Register here

Book Club. INR 200 for non- members. Register here

Storytelling session for children 

Enjoy the story of Roald Dahl with fun activities 

Saturday 14 September from 3.30 p.m. to 4.00 p.m. 

Storytelling performance by UK storyteller 

Enjoy the performance by Craig Jenkins, a dynamic and charismatic storyteller with over ten years’ experience of performing and running storytelling workshops across the world.


Wednesday 11 September from 11.00 a.m. to 12.00 p.m.  


Open to 7 to 9 years

Free entry. Register here.

Withdrawn Book Sale 

Pick up books from a variety of subject areas – Management, Fiction, Literature, Lifestyle, Junior Collection etc. at throwaway prices.

Friday 13 and Saturday 14 September 2019 from 11.00 a.m. to 7.00 p.m. 

Open to library members

Screening of BAFTA Shorts

Enjoy action and animation short films 

Thursday 19 and Friday 20 September from 5.00 p.m. onwards 


Open to all. Register here

Family Day

Bring your family and spend some quality time through fun filled and interactive activities 


Saturday 21 September from 03.00 p.m. to 5.00 p.m. 

Open to parents and children. Register here

Goal Setting and planning

Goals are our aspirations. Clearly set goals and a monitoring system enhance employee motivation. Planning plays a vital role in achieving goals. This workshop is aimed at providing an insight into the principle and various steps involved in goal setting and effective use of various planning tools.

Friday 20 September from 10.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m. 

INR 1000 for library members. Register here.

INR 3000 for non-members. Register here.

Celebrate Roald Dahl 

Join us to celebrate Roald Dahl's birthday through exciting activities from interactive storytelling, secret screening to dress up as your favourite Roald Dahl character and win a prize


Sunday 22 September from 10.00 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.

(time slots differs as per age group)


INR 500 for family members of the library. Register here


INR 1000 for others. Register here 

Wednesdays are fun days at the British Council with an exciting array of activities ranging from IELTS club, Digi club, English club, Film club to engaging board games at various time slots from 9.30 a.m. to 6.00 p.m. Free entry. Prior registration is mandatory and will be on a first-come-first-served basis. For further information please email at or call us on 8939831722.

If obliged to cancel an event, the British Council reserves the right to do so without further liability, subject to the return of any fee already paid.

Audience below 18 years should be accompanied by parent/adult.

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