Current events
Outstanding Past Events
KALPANA 1/ METSAT-1 QUIZ
A quiz based on METSAT-1 satellite was organized by RCSC on 6 Ocotober 2012. This quiz was inspired by ISRO and GUJCOST to commemorate 10 years of service of METSAT 1. 32 teams participated in this district level quiz out of which 2 were selected for state level event
BIOTECH AWARENESS CORNER TRAINING
On 12 Oct. 2012 two co ordinators and two communicators attended a one day training on Bio tech Awareness corner that is established at the RCSC by GSBTM (Gujarat State Biotechnology Mission). This training was held at Gandhinagar
DISTRICT LEVEL SCIENCE DRAMA COMPETITION
District level science drama competition was held at RCSC on 15 October 2012. The winner of this competition is to participate in the state level event organized by GUJCOST
INAUGURATION OF GSBTM BIOTECHNOLOGY AWARENESS CORNER-- BIOACORN
The recent addition to RCSC is BioAcorn- a section built by GSBTM (Gujarat State Biotechnology Mission) for awareness of biotechnology was inaugurated on 17 August 2012 by the Additional Chief Secretory- Science and Technology Ravi Saxena and mission director GSBTM Akshay Saxena.
ALL GUJARAT AMATEUR ASTRONOMERS MEET 2014
An All Gujarat Amateur Astronomers Meet has been organized by the Big Bang Astronomy Club of OVSRCSC. This event is to be held on 31 May and 1 June 2014. For more details please mail on sky@bbac.in or mail@rcscrajkot.org
MESSIER MARATHON 2014
This years Messier Marathon was held at Prabhucharan Ashram near Tankara City on Rajkot Morbi highway. 52 astronomy enthusiats participated in the program- the largest turnout since last 6 years that we have been holding this programs.
SUNDAY SCIENCE SCHOOL 2014-15
Sunday Science School for the year 2014-15 has started from 5 October 2014. It is a continuous project and admissions are still open
RANGOLI COMPETITION 2014
Rangoli Competition 2014 on "space and astronomy" theme was organized on 20th Oct. 2014. About 250 students with 136 rangolis participated in the event. The participants can collect their gifts from the center on 14 and 15 Nov. 2014 between 3.30 pm to 5.30 pm
STAR PARTY AND WINTER MESSIER MARATHON
A full night sky gazing program has been organized by Center's Big Bang Astronomy Club on 22 November 2014. This program will be held at Dhedhuki Village, Ta. Jasdan, Dist. Rajkot. Any citizen interested in astronomy can participate in this event. For more information please contact by phone, email or in person.
POPULAR LECTURE BY DR. J. J. RAWAL
As a part of celebration of International Year of Light and National Science Day 2015, a popular lecture titled " All About Light" has been arranged at the Center on 7 Feb 2015 at 7 pm. This lecture will be delivered by Dr. J. J. Rawal of Mumbai.
BASICS OF ASTRONOMY WORKSHOP
3 day basics of astronomy workshop has been organized at the center from 19 to 21 Feb 2015. Please contact for more infromation
MESSIER MARATHON 2015
Big Bang Astronomy Club of OVSRCSC just completed the biggest astronomy event of the club on 21-22 March 2015. The event called Messier Marathon was held a Suraj Dewal Temple near Chotila, Gujarat. 70 astro enthusiasts from all over Gujarat participated in this full night sky observation event
SUMMER SCIENCE ARTS AND TECH WORKSHOPS
As every years, the OVSRCSC will hold Summer Workshops during the summer vacation of 2015. These workshops, numbering more than 20, will address different science, art and technology disciplines. The forms will be available from the centre after 10 April 2015