‘Keraleeyam-2014,’ a cultural event organised by Rotary Club of Kochi will be held at Le Meridien convention centre here on Saturday.
Rotary Club district governor K Ajayakumar will inaugurate the event at 7 pm. The programme is organised with the aim of introducing Kerala’s own cultural events nearing extinction to the younger generation.
Various art-forms like chavittu natakam, parichamuttu kali and drama will be performed as part of the event, said the office-bearers of Rotary Club at a press conference. The amount collected from the event will be given to orphanages and juvenile homes.
The event will start with a painting competition for school students in the district. The competition titled ‘ente keralam’ will be held in sub-junior, junior and senior categories. For details, contact 8086505000. Rotary club chairman Sunil Paul, K V Jose, Rajesh, Sony Mathew and Biju attended the press conference.