2nd Annual Day


Dear friends and wellwishers, With warm regards from Advesa we welcome you all to the second annual day of our first rural library at Mathur to be held on 25th April, 2010. Your presence will be an encouragement to us and an inspiration to our children. Looking forward to having you with us. Kindly contact us for any details


Our Newsletter!

Dear friends, We are so glad to present to you our first newsletter online. It is also special as this happens when our first rural children's library is completing 2 years successfully. We take this opportunity to thank you all once again for the support. And our special thanks to Mrs.Anitha Job who designed the newsletter for us.


Alphonsa library completed its second year !

Alphonsa chilren's library completed its second year with a current membership of 266 on march 2nd 2010. Thanking you all for the great support. We have planned to celebrate our 2nd annual day function in april or may. The date will be announced soon. The Chudar 2nd issue will be released on the annual day function.


January 31st Holiday Programme

We had a fruitful January gathering on the 31st. The December programme that got postponed due to rains at Mathur was conducted on this date. More than 50 children attended the function.



We feel very encouraged!

More donations are coming in from many philanthropic hearts! We feel very encouraged.... Thanks to our new donors

  • Mrs.Revathy
  • Mrs. Saroja Dinakaran
  • Mr.Venkatramani
  • Miss.Lakshmi
  • Dr.Premsekar
  • Dr.Soma Guharthakurtha
  • Dr.Thara Francis
  • Dr.Parimala Bai
  • Dr.G.N.Prasad



Chuddar 2011 Magazine by Advesa Trust Library Kids is Online Now!

On the Third Annual Day of Advesa Trust, Dr. Soma released the first copy of Chuddar magazine and Story Teller Devarajan received it. This edition of Chuddar is very special as children from both the Basinbridge library and Mathur library have contributed articles. The magazine stories, poems, and arts are a complete handiwork of kids and only design and print is taken care of by the trustees.



Third Annual Day Celebrations at Mathur on 30th April, 2011


Please find attached the Advesa Third Annual Day invitation. Hope to see you all with family and friends on 30th April at Alphonsa Children's Library "Jeevodaya", 1/272, Kamrajar Salai, Mathur, Chennai.


Quarterly holiday awareness programme

We invite you all to our Quarterly holiday awareness programme for kids to be held on October 2nd in our new library at Pulianthopu, Chennai. This is an informal programme conducted regularly by our trust during the school holidays. These programmes give happiness, motivation and encouragement to our library kids and us.

Annual Day Report


A report on Alphonsa Children's Library Annual Day, April 19th 2009 Venue: Library premises, Jeevodaya 1/272, Kamaraj Road, Mathur, Chennai 600068. Time: 3.30 to 5.30 pm Presided over by: Dr Raghavan Subramonyan, HOD, Cardiology, Frontier Lifeline Dr KM Cherian Heart Foundation, Chennai.


2nd Chudar magazine released

The second annual magazine of alphonsa children's library "CHUDAR" was released on April 25th, 2010. It a magazine for children by children.