Looking to give your events calendar a boost, mama? Check out our roundup of the most fun for you and the kiddos over the next 7 days; it’s all here in Your Weekly Calendar!
If your kiddos are keen on tech but you’re still figuring out how to keep them occupied on the weekends, these hands-on workshops give them a chance to test out a new class, and may even let you learn new skills side by side for a morning of parent-kiddo fun! Each Saturday morning, choose between the popular Video Game Design (which sold out when it debuted in May!); 3D Pokémon Go Design, where kids get to design their own Pokéballs and Pokémons using computer-aided design; and Medieval War Machines, where they’ll build their own trebuchet and explore physics and engineering.
When: Saturday, 20 August – Saturday, 24 September
Where: The Keys Academy, 331 North Bridge Road, Odeon Towers Level Two, Singapore 188720
How much: $40 per child, parents join for free! Register here, mama!
One of the biggest Broadway musical hits ever, ANNIE is the uplifting rags-to-riches story of plucky young orphan’s journey from a hard-knock New York orphanage to the luxurious home of billionaire businessman Oliver Warbucks. It’s become one of the best-loved family musicals of all time; what little kid doesn’t love belting “The sun’ll come out…TOMORROW!” at the top of their lungs? Get your tickets before they’re gone, mama!
When: Wednesday, 24 August – Saturday, 24 September
Where: The MasterCard Theatres, Marina Bay Sands, 10 Bayfront Ave, Singapore 018956
How much: Tickets from $65 (Excludes Booking Fee). Get yours via SISTIC, mama!
Check out Asia’s first ever comprehensive show for motorcycles, bicycles and e-bikes! The inaugural show will showcase the latest models and designs worldwide, and actively promote safe riding and cycling.“Ride the World in Full Throttle” and take the kids to see all these two-wheeled wonders!
When: Saturday, 20 August, 11am to 8:30pm – Sunday, 21 August, 11am to 7pm
Where: Singapore Expo Hall 4, 1 Expo Dr, Singapore 486150
How much: Free!
Witness this year’s closest “meet up” between Venus and Jupiter while you chill under the night sky. Have a blast with the fam and capture it all at the Science Centre Singapore photo booth or simply enjoy the show-and-tell performances and movies under the stars!
When: Saturday, 27 August, 7pm onwards
Where: Science Centre Singapore , 15 Science Centre Road, Singapore 609081
How much: Free!
Calling all opera lovers! Wagner Weekend is part of “The Flying Dutchman in the Community” outreach programme, leading up to the staging of The Flying Dutchman opera this October at the Victoria Theatre. Apart from the screening of Wagner operas and an exhibition of related books, Director Glen Goei will share his and his co-director Chong Tze Chien’s vision for the Singapore-made Flying Dutchman and his experience of directing his first opera, while members of the Richard Wagner Association (Singapore) will speak about the genesis of “The Flying Dutchman” and the influence of Wagner on popular culture.
When: Saturday, 20 August – Sunday, 21 August
Where: library@esplanade, 8 Raffles Ave, 03-01 Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay, Singapore 039802
How much: Free!
Sia Huat Annual Warehouse Sale is here again, mama! It’s the only kitchenware sale worth waiting for in Singapore. Expect unbelievable discounts and cheaper-than-wholesale prices for everything you need in your kitchen from one of our favourite homewares shops.
When: Friday, 25 August – Sunday, 28 August
Where: Sia Huat, 20 Pandan Road Singapore 609272
How much: Free entry!