The LadyBug’s Previous Events :
25th December 2016 @ Occasions Lawn, Baner-Pashan Link Road
The LadyBug’s ‘XMas A’Fair’ was a fun party aimed at bringing families together to celebrate the spirit of Christmas. There was a pop up market with various stalls hosted by women entrepreneurs, creative workshops, carol singing, competitions and various fun activities for the entire family along with food stalls doling out delicious Christmas treats! Full of creativity and Christmassy grandeur, this is one fair people in this part of town did not miss!!
Stalls – Handcrafted and curated products
Workshops – Women entrepreneurs conducted activities like Christmas tree making, Robotics(coding a game), Cake decoration, and other activities related to art n craft
Food Stalls – Chocolates, Bakes, Diverse cuisines from all across
Entertainment – Carol Singing by students, Group dance ,Belly dance, Story telling session, Games for children
October 2016 @ Sanjay Farms, Baner-Balewadi
The LadyBug, in association with ‘Amol Balwadkar Foundation’ organised ‘Diwali Buzzaar’, an experiential expo full of exciting products, activities, workshops in short a complete family entertainer! The perfect occasion to get into the festive mood, groove to some scintillating beats, munch on yummy food and SHOP! Meanwhile an interesting and fun line up of workshops and activities awaited the kiddos. An entertaining story telling session, a super fun drum circle, diya painting, killa making, non toxic cracker making, zumba sessions and much more ensured that the festive mood was aided with an enthusiastic spirit. Our talented women entrepreneurs had a variety of colourful stalls lined up to floor the eager customers with the amazing variety. We promised a memorable weekend spent with family and friends and delivered just that.
The Ladies and L’il Bugs Carnival
April 2016 @ Occasions Lawn, Baner-Pashan Link Road
All roads led to Occasions Lawns, Baner Pune, on the evening of 29th April, 2016 for The Lady Bug’s Ladies and L’il Bugs Carnival. With the promise of a fun filled evening for the entire family, there was something memorable to it for everyone. An array of colourful stalls hosted by women entrepreneurs, delightful workshops for children to explore their creativity, lip smacking food and much more, was in store. What more is needed, to make the evening picturesque. Home Decor, natural cosmetics, apparels, fabrics, sarees, dupattas, jewellery, unicycle fashion accessories; you name it we have it! Meanwhile the children had a gala time with the numerous workshops like Clock Making, Art n Craft activities, Zentangles, Paper Craft, Block Printing , Scrap Book Making, Fun with Science, Planter Making and much more. Whether you chose to Chill.. Shop.. Munch or experience an Activities Galore, this was indeed the place to be.
Personal and Professional Branding
June 2016 @ Daftar , Baner
The morning of 24th June 2016, was indeed a special one! It was the day of The LadyBug’s training session on Personal and Professional Branding by Tejaswini Pisal , (a LadyBug community member) for the community members, which took place at The Daftar Baner, a co working space co founded by Vandita and Sunanda (also community members) A perfect example of how we build an ecosystem for women entrepreneurs where they can connect, collaborate and grow! The session which lasted a little over two hours, got a warm response from all our community members. Tejaswini explained the nuances of marketing oneself and one’s product very well! All the community members had an eventful and informative two hours. Considering the popular demand and usefulness of exercises such as these, Team The LadyBug plans to come up with similar events very soon
March meet Motivational Talk by Kanchan Naikwade FB
March 2016 @ Hyatt , Vimannagar
The LadyBug in association with Hyatt Pune, organised a motivational talk ‘Celebrating Women Entrepreneurship, Chai pe Charcha’. The event to commemorate Women’s Day, was aimed at celebrating the passion of entrepreneurship, which is a constant motivation to reinvent oneself. The panel comprised of talented women who dared to shatter the glass ceiling and pursued their dreams to create successful ventures. The session was moderated by The LadyBug’s mentor, Sonali Rao. It was a treat indeed and an inspiration too, to listen to the inspiring stories of these talented ladies.
This occasion also marked the launch of The LadyBug’s Estore by the community members. All in all, it was a memorable meeting, complete with amazing experiences of dreams turning into reality.
Jan 2016 @ SALT Baner
The LadyBug’s first Networking meet took place in January, at SALT Baner. With the aim of presenting an opportunity to women entrepreneurs to network with fellow women entrepreneurs over lunch , the event was very well received indeed.The event was graced by talented women entrepreneurs from all walks of life, and numerous domain experts. While the talk opened with a spirited spiritual talk by guest speaker Ananta, numerous nuances of social media were highlighted by Salil Khamkar, another domain expert and guest speaker. There was a session of sharing entrepreneurial journeys which led to an instant connect amongst the passionate women entrepreneurs congregated for the occasion. Products were on display, while ideas and stories were shared. As a successful networking meet broke for a sumptuous lunch thanks to Gouri, the ever gracious host of SALT Baner, everyone had the satisfaction of an afternoon well spent.