Category Archives: Events

The Children’s Point of View

Last Saturday, Dorling Kindersley and Eureka! took forward the panel discussion held two weeks ago (see Internet as a reference tool for children). This time around, the participants were nine children who took time out from their Saturday evening activities … Continue reading

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Eureka@Mayoor School

The book week at Mayoor School, Noida was held from the 22nd to the 26th of July 2013. All the students and staff participated wholeheartedly throughout the week. With the help of the teachers of Mayoor School we were able … Continue reading

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The Giving Tree

Give the tree a book and it will give you one back. It all started with a photograph circulating on Facebook. It was the picture of a Christmas Tree made out of books. For us at Eureka!, it seemed like … Continue reading

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We the Children of India

Date: August 20, 2011 Venue: BumbleBees School, GK 2 Five minutes into a conversation with Leila Seth and what strikes you most is her unflappable temperament. Anyone else – celeb or not – would have thrown a fit when she … Continue reading

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Remembering Maqbool Fida Husain

11 AM, Saturday, July 2, 2011 Bamboo House, Colour Maths Studio The mood was just right with one of M F Husain’s paintings forming the backdrop in the semi-darkened Bamboo House of the Colour Maths Studio. Swati Roy and Rinchen … Continue reading

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Pop-up Magicians

11 AM, Saturday, June 11, 2011  “Nobody will speak. Only Sachin will speak,” Rinchen would raise her voice every now and then as the Pop-up Workshop kicked off. All of us were probably waiting for Sachin Sebastian George to quell … Continue reading

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The Delhi Book Fair Begins Tomorrow

via Times Of India This Christms Delhi gets a special treat. The annual Delhi book fair starts on December 25 at Pagati Maidan. The fair which is organised by ITPO in collaboration with Federation of Indian Publishers will be on … Continue reading

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Book Fair in Thiruvananthapuram

A nine-day Thiruvananthapuram International Book Fair opened at Kanakakkunnu Palace on December 18. According to The Hindu over 200 national and international publishing houses are expected to participate. A workshop for children’s writers and publishers, and a ‘creative workshop’ for … Continue reading

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Bookaroo Children’s Literature Festival: Rain Check

The numbers looked good. Sixty-eight authors, illustrators, speakers and performers would come together on the last weekend of November in front of an expected audience of 10,000. As it turned out, we got more visitors. With India’s biggest children’s literature festival … Continue reading

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Youkoso Eureka!

Loosely translated the phrase in the headline means “Welcome to Eureka” in Japanese. The Eureka Bookclub had a double treat today (Saturday, August 7) as children’s authors, Hema Pande and Anupa Lal, visited the store. Anupa, who is worth going … Continue reading

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