Kerala State Council for Science, Technology, and Environment will organise a quiz on environment-related issues for high school students, and painting and poster-making competitions for children in LKG, UKG, primary and high school classes in the district on the occasion of World Environment Day.

The contests will focus on themes such as food security, drinking water, and biodiversity. The painting and poster competitions will be held on June 6 at the Government Model High School, Mananchira, at 3.30 p.m. and the quiz on June 8 at 2.30 p.m. at the planetarium.

An exhibition of selected paintings and posters at the competition will be held from June 10 to 14 at the Akademi Art Gallery. Certificates and prizes would be distributed on June 10 at the art gallery, M.A. Johnson, event co-ordinator, said on Friday.

For details, call: 97450 30398.