The capital will host a National Children Film Festival (NCFF) coinciding with Children's Day. Seemaa Desai's "Pappu Ki Pugdundi" will open the extravaganza. The theme for the festival is 'Swachhta'.
Swacch Bharat Abhiyan, Nov 14 - 19
In Mumbai, the state school education department has suggested a week-long Bal Swachchta initiative as part of Children's Day celebrations.
Activities: Clean-up drives, visits to a health centre and a water purification centre, competitions and cleaning toilets. Principals have been asked to spread the message of cleanliness and personal hygiene through pledges, stories and posters.
Karnataka International Children's Film Festival, Nov 14 - 20
Children in the state will be entertained with best children's films made in India and abroad for a week. Two Kannada movies Gubbachchigalu (Sparrows) and Alegalu (Waves) will be screened as part of the fest.