Jawahar Kala Kendra hosted ‘Patang Dor’— a workshop on kite making and kite flying on 13 january, 2018. Over 50 kids participated in the workshop. This was open for the children in the age group of 8 to 14 years.
Children had the opportunity to participate in a hands-on kite making activity from a well known Kite Maker, Mr. Rajesh Singh, who is teaching kite making form last 35 years. All necessary supplies and decorating materials was provided by JKK.
Apart from kite making and kite flying sessions, the workshop also had a story telling session for kids. Children had a fun time at story telling sessions. They were hooked into to the interesting stories told during the sessions, by story tellers Ms. Pallavi Singh and Ms. Gayatri Rajwade. The motive was to attract the younger generation towards imbibing the habit of reading.
The objective of the workshop was to give wings to creativity of children. They had the opportunity to listen, look and learn how to make a kite and fly on their own.