There's a book swap, letter writing events, gaming championships, screening of Shakespeare movies and much more taking place this weekend,
Friday, April 22
The April Book Swap is on this weekend at the Cafe Mocha down at Stratford Avenue. Along with their usual fanfare of swapping books, they will also be collecting books to give away to a library for children aged between 2 and 16 years. Cafe Mocha, No. 28, Statford Avenue, Colombo 6.
Saturday, April 23
Calling all gamers. Dialog with Gamer.LK presents Dialog University eSports Championship. BMICH, Bauddhaloka Mw, Colombo 7.
The British Council in partnership with the Sri Lanka Foundation are screening two movies in light of the 400th death anniversary of Shakespeare. Sri Lanka Foundation, 100, Sri Padanam Mw, Independence Square, Colombo 7.
An evening of beer drinking madness and neck twisting Rock n’ Roll music is coming your way on the April 23 as Wagon Park, Paranoid Earthling and The Herb &The Remedy performs Live at the Keg (Excel World). The Keg, 338, T.B Jayah Mawatha, Colombo 10.
'Awaken Me' is simply, an evening of absolute worship. Christ Church – Galle Face, 54 Sir Mohamed Macan Makar Mawatha Colombo 3.
Sunday, April 24
If you're up in the hills of Diyatalawa, and are a racing enthusiast, the Foxhill Super Cross is this Sunday. Lumbini, Maligathanna, Idalgashinna, Haputale.
Hungryද? Burger challenge organized by the Leo Club of Nawala Metro will be held on 24th April 2016 at That Cafe in Colombo – Malabe from 10 AM onwards.That Cafe in Colombo, 326/1/B, Kaduwela Road, Malabe.
Geek members meet up for paintball hosted by Hustler's on the April 24. Attendees are required to confirm participation before the 19th of April. Excel World, No, 338, T B Jayah Mawatha, Colombo 1.
The Chamber Music Society of Colombo, in association with the Goethe Institute and sponsored by Fairway Holdings, presents three works for String Quintet by Mozart, Michael Haydn and Bruckner. The concert goes on the boards at the Goethe-Institute Hall at 39, Gregory’s Road, on Sunday, April 24 at 7 PM. Goethe Institut, 39, Gregory's Road/ R G Senanayake Mawatha, Colombo 7.
Take a trip down memory lane with Clifford Richards at the Bishops College auditorium on April 24 for a 2 ½ hour musical show. The show will have a selection of songs by Elvis Presley, Tom Jones, Engelbert, Jim Reeves, Cliff Richard and other golden oldies. Bishops College Auditorium, 15, Boyds Place, Colombo 3.
It's that time of the month to be writing letters again. Letter Earthlings is an endeavour to encourage people to write letters and share some hope and love to those who need it. English Cake Company, 2 Sulaiman Terrace, Off Jawatta Road, Colombo 5.
To highlight and promote environmentally friendly living, Pathfinders will be organizing a family fun day on the 24th of April 2016 (Sunday) from 11 am to 5 pm at the Women’s International Club, 16 Guildford Crescent, Colombo 7. Women's International Club, Guildford Crescent, Colombo 7
How fond are you of the hot dog? How does gobbling a couple alongside others sound to you? Well, it's competition time and the competition includes gobbling down a few. Colombo Racecourse
Have a great weekend.