IIA is conducting National Science Day on February 28, 2017 (8:30 AM - 2:00 PM) at it Bangalore campus, Vainu Bappu observatory, Kavalur and Kodaikanal Solar Observatory, Kodaikanal. Drawing & painting, essay writing and Quiz competitions are planned for the school students; A poster session is also arranged for them in order to explain the ongoing research projects of IIA and a lecture will be given by one of our scientists. Many schools nearby the respective places are invited to participate in the above events.In the evening (5:00 PM - 8:30 PM), there is going to be a public lecture followed by sky-watch. Those who are interested, kindly register. Check our website www.iiap.res.in for more details.