Jazzmandu, The Kathmandu Jazz Festival turns 15 this year. The annual Jazzmandu will take over the city as various artists play their sets at intimate venues across the valley. Take your pick from a wide range of musical offerings. See page 8-9 for details. 12-18 October, 9803516450, email@example.com
Photowalk, Participate in Bhaktapur Durbar Square's Photowalk program to hone your photography skills. Those willing to meet photographers and learn about photography techniques can take part too. 7 October, 7-9am, meeting point: 55 Window Palace, Bhaktapur, Free entry, https://www.facebook.com/Photowalkers.np/
Photo contest, Submit your three best pictures to participate in a contest organised by the Nepal Tourism Board, Samarth-NMDP and DFID on the occasion of World Tourism Day. Send your photos to: dfidnepal@gmail.
Deadline: 31 October, (01) 5542980, www.facebook.com/NepalDFID
Guitar workshop, Register to participate in a free guitar workshop by famous Polish teacher Jacek Chmiel. 6 October, 5pm onwards, Kathmandu Jazz Conservatory, Sanepa, Free, (01) 5013554, 9813556945, firstname.lastname@example.org
Morning Coffee Queries, To discuss interesting business ideas and experiences, entrepreneurs, students and start-ups are invited to participate in Monday morning coffee queries. 9 October, 9 to 11 am, Bodhi Books and Bakes, Maharajgunj, Tickets: http://www.clockb.com/events/48
Rock climbing, Explore the strength in you and try rock climbing, organised by Astrek Climbing Wall. The package includes lunch, a bottle of water, and climbing and safety gear. No previous experience required. Every Saturday, 8am-5pm, Rs5,500 per person, (01) 4419265, 9841313561, www. facebook.com/astrek.climbing
Asia Threads, Independent young filmmakers can apply for professional skill and network development trainings.
Deadline: 9 October, (01) 4251709, email@example.com,