All about plants

Spark Science Club is all about Plants this month with two fun excursions! Come discover stuff about hydroponics, vermicomposting, plant cells and more. And conduct a month long research as is done for science fairs.

Spark is a Science club for chidlren 10-12 years at Kottivakkam. The club meets on Fridays 4:30-6 to do experiments, activities and investigations.

For more information, contact Aneesa @ 9677019226/

Get creative

Clay modelling: Create figures using clay. Pottery: Use the potter’s wheel to make pots.

Where: DakshinaChitra

When: February 23

Photography: One day programme. Bring your own camera- any make any model. Learn all about photography.

Where: DakshinaChitra

When: February 24

For more details on all events and for registration, call Vishalam Ph: 24462435 or 24918943 (Monday – 9.30 - 5.30pm and Saturday - 9.30am to 1.30pm)

Pedal power

Hercules Roadeo Chennai Cycling 2013. Experience the freedom of riding with absolutely no traffic. The school with the highest number of registrations will get the Pedal Power Award.

When: February 17

Where: Marina Beach

For registration log on to :

Night safari

Night is when crocodiles come to life. The cool evening breeze coupled with the cover of darkness encourages a secret side of crocodile behaviour seldom witnessed during daylight hours. All guests will be provided with torches and escorted around the Croc Bank by trained guides. The first visual of hundreds of glowing red eyes in the torch light never ceases to chill the spine

When: Saturday and Sunday 07:00 pm to 08:30 pm (Ticket counter closes at 08:00 pm For more details call 91-044-27472447/ +91 9840542337


Introducing children to aerobic dance exercises in a fun way — jumping and hopping, wriggling and kicking, moving and grooving to music.

When : On till February 15

Where: Hansel & Gretel, 11, Jagadambal street,


For more details call Ph: 044 28152549; 98404 31549

Catch the Doodles

Forum Art Gallery in association with Indian Institute of Cartoonists presents R.K. Laxman’s Doodles — an exhibition of unpublished Doodles of the legendary cartoonist.

When: On till February 28

Where: Forum Art Gallery, 57, 5th Street Padmanabha Nagar, Adyar