Activities...


FOR ALL


• Annual Science Conference

MaViPa holds Science Conference every year at different places in Maharashtra. Marathi speaking eminent scientist presides over the conference. The conference includes keynote address, seminars various topics,  lectures, exhibitions, students-scientists meet, etc.


• Anniversary Day:

MaViPa  was founded on April 24, 1966. This day is celebrated in the last week of April every year with special programmes.


• Solar Energy Workshop:

A workshops is  held to train the people for assembling a solar cooker and solar water heater.
Duration: Two days (Saturday and Sunday).


• City Farming:

Training for growing vegetables and fruits in balcony/terrace with the help of bio-degradable waste generated in kitchen.
Duration: 3 hours (Once in a month - On Sunday).


• Lectures/Lecture series

MaViPa organises lectures/lecture series on various science topics. These lectures are conducted all over Maharashtra through various Chapters of MaViPa.


• National Science Day

National Science Day (February 28th) is celebrated through different programmes by various Chapters of MaViPa.


• Murali Chugani Reference Library:

A fully computerised library with a facility for photocopying. The library has a collection of more than 4,500 Marathi as well as English books which include various encyclopaedias also. Library is accessible to all the MaViPa members. Timings: 1100 AM to 0500 PM. (except Tuesday).


• Dr. Rambhau Mhaskar CD Library:

Library has a collection of more than 300 CD’s. Anybody can become a member of this library and borrow the CD’s for one week.

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• Exhibitions

MaViPa has about poster exhibitions which are lent to educational institutes.

• AIDS (Audio-Visual)

Audio-Visual programme gives scientific information about AIDS. (Duration: About 01.30 hour.)

• Science examination by correspondence:

  • Level: For all
  • Medium: Marathi as well as English
  • Registration: Up to End of August

For School Children


• Balodyan (Std. 1 to Std.3)

Programme involves different games and experiments for children. Duration: Total 6 hours spread over 2/3 days.


• Science Experiment Workshop (Std. 6 to Std.9)

Programme involves different games and experiments for children. Duration: Total 6 hours spread over 2/3 days.


• Continuous Science Cell (Std. 6 to Std.9)

Duration: 3 hours


• Science Toys Workshop (Std. 3 to Std.10):

Workshop involves making of toys and learning science behind them. Duration: Either one day (total 6 hours) or two days (total 12 hours).


• Visit to Vidnyan Bhavan (Std. 6 to Std.10): 

Duration: 4 hours


• Visit to Vidnyan Bhavan (Std. 6 to Std.10):

The workshop consists of various short duration experiments followed by relevant discussion.


• SSC Practicals Workshop

Duration: One day (7 hours)


• Vidnyan Mitra Course (Std. 7 to Std.10):

The course consists of short introduction to various concepts in science. Duration: 7 days (Everyday 5 hours)


• Concept Development Course (CDC) (Std. 5 to Std. 8)ः

The course consists of detailed introduction to various concepts in science using various means such as experiments projects, educational visits, lecture and demonstration by experts, etc. Duration: One year (Saturday and Sunday – for 3 hours)


• Gender Education (Audio-Visual Programme):

Programme gives scientific information to boys and girls about changes taking in the body during the adolescence. Duration: About 01.30 hour.


• AIDS (Audio-Visual Programme):

Audio-Visual programme gives scientific information about AIDS. Duration: About 01.30 hour.


• Science Clubs (with emphasis on environment):

Duration: One year (Once in a week for 2 hours)


• Children Science Conference:

The conference is held on state-level (once in 3 years) and Taluka level (every year). The conference is activity-based and students are required to present projects.