Special weekend bites
Roti with a twist
4 pm The healthy roti eatery, Café Jiwa has added a few more items to its menu. On offer are gourmet rotis like Sri Lankan Pol Roti, Mauritian Dholl Puri, Turkish Spinach Gozleme, Lachcha Parantha and dessert rotis like Gor Bhakri, White Chocolate Mochcha and Red Velvet Rolls, among others.
At Café Jiwa, Prabhat Kunj, 24th Road, next to Elbow room, Bandra (W).
New Navroze menu
11 am to 6 pm Starting from today, Theobroma will be offering a selection of special Navroze items. The menu includes like Egg Chutney Potato Puff, Malido Tart, Mawa Danish and Navroze Cake, among others.
Till August 19
At All Theobroma outlets in the city
Burgers by the five!
7 pm Enjoy the five best burgers from Woodside Beer and Burger Festival as part of their regular menu over the next three days with a complementary glass of beer. On offer are Italian Pork Pepperoni Burger, Spiced Chikpea Pattice Burger, San Francisco Style Burger in a bowl, Mexican Chipotle Burger and Mexican El Delicioso Burger.
Till August 18
At Woodside Inn, Woodhouse Road, Colaba.
2 pm Colour Crates has organised a special two hour workshop on making pocket-friendly Ganesh clay idols. The workshop is open to elders as well as kids.
On Today and August 17
At Shop no 5, Swaroop Building, ground floor, next to Millionarie, Kemps Corner.
Call 23852588/ 9820069626
Entry Rs 500 to Rs 1,000
A tribute to Prem Vaidya
4 pm Catch five short films by documentary filmmaker Prem Vaidya — Report in Drought (1967), Man in Search of Man (1974), Steadfast Wisdom (1981) Baba Amte (1982), and Against the Current (1984).
At RR II Theatre, 6th floor, Phase II Building, Films Division, Pedder Road.
Gags on Shakespeare
7.30 pm Aadar Malik, Brij Bhakta and Neville Shah are back with another edition of the The Comple Works of Shakespeare — Abridged. The comedy tells 37 stories of Shakespeare in 97 minutes, including a 90-second version of Hamlet in Hindi.
At Sophia Auditorium, Sophia College Campus, B Desai Road, Breach Candy.
Ticket R400 to R800
Trek to Kohoj Fort
Take part in a trek to Kohoj Fort, situated at a height of approximately 3,200 ft, off Mumbai-Ahmedabad Highway. Little remains of this fort, which is believed to have been built during the Bhoj period. A lake and a pinnacle are the attractions after teh climb, which is quite adventurous.
Trip date August 17
Log On To www.lifeawayfromlife.com
Monsoon cycling trip
6 am Take part in a special monsoon cycling expedition from Vasai station to Kanheri Caves in Borivali National Park and back to Vasai. Participants must bring their own bicycles.
On August 24
Meeting Point Vasai Railway station