World Heritage Day 2009

Saturday, April 18th, 2009, is World Heritage Day, a day to celebrate the diversity of the world’s heritage, especially its monuments and sites. To celebrate our city’s rich heritage on this important day, a number of organisations have partnered to give you a full calendar day of exciting events.

 

HERITAGE HUNTS

Malleswaram – The Cultural Heart
Time: 3:00 – 5:00 pm | 18.04.09
Venue: Starts 3:00 pm in front of the entrance (Gate 2) to St. Peter’s Seminary, 8th Main, Malleswaram, Bangalore.

NOTE:
1. BCP volunteers will be wearinG WHITE colour T shirts, BLUE colour jeans & ORANGE dupattas/anga-vastra.
2. You will be given a map marking the limit of the area of the hunt with 6 Heritage Hubs marked on the map. Locate the hubs and solve the puzzle slips that you will be given at each one. Get the correct answers sealed by a BCP Voluenteer. Present all stamped slips to the volunteers at the Raman Residence by 5:00 pm for your surprise!
Gavipuram – Vernacular History
Time: 3:00 – 5:00 pm | 18.04.09
Venue: Starts 3:00 pm in front of the entrance to Bull Temple, Bull Temple Road, Basavanagudi, Bangalore.
NOTE:
1. BCP volunteers will greet you at the venue. They will be wearing T shirts with the BCP LOGO
2. You will be given a map marking the limit of the area of the hunt with Six heritage hubs marked on the map. Name the hubs and solve the puzzle slips that you will be given along with the map. Present all solved slips to the volunteers at Bull Temple by 5:00 pm for your surprise!
Whitefield – Anglo-Indian History
Time: 3:00 – 5:00 pm | 18.04.09
Venue: Starts 3:00 pm in front of the entrance to Whitefield Club, off Whitefield Main Road, Bangalore.
NOTE:
1. BCP volunteers will be wearing shirts with the BCP LOGO
2. You will be given a map marking the limit of the hunt area and a sheet with numbered puzzle slips. Walk around the area and search for Heritage Hunt stickers. When you spot one, note the number on that sticker and read the corresponding numbered clue, solve the puzzle and move on. Present all solved slips to the volunteers back at the Club by 5:00 pm for your surprise!

Registration a must – call Max Mueller Bhavan on 080 25205305/6/7/8. Give your name, contact number, email id and state which Hunt you are registering for.
All registered participants might just get a surprise, while a special gift awaits the team, which solve all the clues first to crack the hunt.

For more on the various other events click here: http://bcp.wikidot.com/heritage-day:2009

Hope to see you all there. Have fun!!!

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One Response to “World Heritage Day 2009”

  1. mohaamad Says:

    hi,
    all three are too good to miss!!! I am in a dilemma that all are on the same day!!!!Not fare ! what do i do now??

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