A month long Kalam Children Festival celebrated from 18th October to 18th November 2016, a collaborative effort by Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Centre and Vivekanand School, paid rich tribute to the philanthropic spirit of the trailblazer Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, a scientist, a physicist, a pioneering leader, a visionary and a beacon of knowledge and inspiration. It gave shape to Dr. Kalam’s vision to ignite young minds to work for a better tomorrow by providing a platform for explorative learning and active participation.
During the festival, more than 10,ooo students from over 50 schools, participated in activities like Book Donation Drive, Kalam Reading Hour, Kalam on Canvas, Creative Writing Workshops and many more.