The Weekend WhatsApp courses & ‘ SMILE events ‘ which are scheduled till December 2017 are listed below:
There are 2 types of events in the following list. A set of events called SMILE events ( Sunday Meetups for Innovative Learning Expeditions) with Prof MM Pant. And a WhatsApp group preceding it. The immediate upcoming events are set in bold.
From August 2017 to December 2017, one weekend in every month is focussed on literary matters covering topics such as children’s literature, poetry and philosophy, humour, essays and flash fiction.
To have a consistency, these will all be held at the same place, the WOODs, Greenwood City, Sector 46 Gurgaon. The WOODs is located opposite Unitech Cyber Park, between Vista Villas and Residenct Greens.
Participation happens with prior registration by sending a WhatsApp message to +919810073724 or sending RSVP for the specific SMILE event at Meetup.com
Rolling in and Networking : 9:45 to 10:00 am
Session 1: 10:00 am to 11:15 am
Tea and Selfie Break : 11:15 am to 11:45 am
Session 2: 11:45 am to 1:00 pm
On the Saturday preceding the scheduled SMILE event, a one day WhatsApp course is planned to be run on the same topic. The schedule for these WhatsApp based courses is also listed below:
Saturday July 29th : WhatsApp course on Coming of Age in the 4th Industrial Age
Sunday July 30th : SMILE event on Coming of Age in the 4th Industrial Age
Saturday August 12th : Literary Weekend: WhatsApp course on ‘Children’s Literature’
Sunday August 13th : Literary Weekend: SMILE event on ‘Children’s Literature’
Saturday September 9th : Literary Weekend : WhatsApp course on ‘Rhyme and Reason:Philosophy in Poetry’
Sunday September 10th : Literary Weekend: SMILE event on ‘Rhyme and Reason,Philosophy in Poetry’
Saturday October 7th : Literary Weekend: WhatsApp course on ‘Humour’
Sunday October 8th : Literary Weekend: SMILE event on ‘Humour’
Saturday November 11th : Literary Weekend: WhatsApp course on ‘Essays’
Sunday November 12th : Literary Weekends : SMILE event on ‘Essays’
Saturday December 2nd : Literary Weekend : WhatsApp course on ‘Flash Fiction’
Sunday December 3rd : Literary Weekend: SMILE event on ‘Flash Fiction’