Science time

Spark Science Club is offering a six-week “Scientists’ Camp” and will teach children to understand natural phenomena from a scientist’s perspective.

When: On till September 21

Age group: Students of Stds VI and VII

Where: Al Qamar Academy, Kottivakkam

For more information, contact / 9282229081/

Online quizzing, a quizzing website for school students, is currently offering a special limited period offer for students to subscribe to the online quizzing portal for free for a year.

To register, send an e-mail with name, school name, class and city -

When: Offer on till August 31

Age group: Students of Stds. VI to XII

For more information contact

Story time

Storytelling is a wonderful activity that takes one on a journey of imagination and creativity.

When: On till September 17

Where: Kalaa Manjari, 6/12, I St Street, Venus Colony, Alwarpet, Chennai

For more information call (+91) 44 24312676, (+91) 9840225570

Drawing competition

Dial Request is happy to announce a drawing competition for schools. The theme for the competition is Ganesha.

Eligibity: School students

Late date for entries: September 2

For more information call 044 33444444

Address: Drawing Competition for Students, Dial Request Pvt Ltd., #5, Lakshmi Ammal Street, Ayyavoo Colony, Aminjikarai, Chennai

Kelir Kelir

Bharathanatyam dancer Alarmel Valli will launch an audio CD produced by Aseema Trust and Rukminidevi Natyakshetra. The audio CD is on Mahatma Gandhi, Dignity and Non Violence and is for free distribution to schools. Kelir Kelir is the title of the Tamil adaptation of Suno Suno ai duniyawalo Bapu ki ye amar kahani sung by Mohammed Rafi in 1948. Aadu Raattai is a recomposition with swaras of the song sung by D. K. Pattammal in 1941. These songs will be performed in Bharathanatyam by Rukminidevi Natyakshetra and children from Vidya Vanam School for tribal children, Anaikkati near Coimbatore.

When: August 30, 6.30 p.m.

Where: Sivagami Petachi Hall