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!
Design Your Own Ring Dish @ Itchy Fingers
Always wanted to work with clay but never got the chance, mama? Here’s a chance to make something useful for your boudoir! Learn the basics of conditioning hard blocks of polymer clay and shape them into ring dishes to store or display your prized jewellery. You’ll also get to work towards perfectly finished dishes through sanding and glazing, and have the option to embed beads and gold flakes for a fabulous-looking dish to call your own! Polymer clay and basic hand-working tools will be provided.
When: Saturday, 27 August, 2pm
Where: Itchy Fingers, 157A Jalan Besar, Singapore 208874
How much: $109/pax. Get your tickets here, mama!
National Geographic Live Presents: Chasing Ancient Mysteries With Albert Lin
Want to show your kids what a real-life adventurer looks like? Research scientist, adventurer, and National Geographic Explorer of the Year Albert Yu-Min Lin will be speaking at the Esplanade Concert Hall in this exciting talk. Albert will report on his latest findings and share how technology is opening up new frontiers for exploration. Whether you’re an amateur sleuth yourself, mama, or want to inspire your keen and curious budding explorers, this one-night-only talk promises to be an adventure all its own. PSST: There’ll even be a 45-minute autograph session after the talk! Also check out the interview we did with Albert to find out more about his fascinating background and what we can expect during his visit to Singapore!
When: Tuesday, 30 August, 2016 , 7:30 – 9pm
Where: Esplanade Concert Hall, Esplanade Theatres on the Bay, 1 Esplanade Dr, Singapore 038981
How much: Children ages 8-19: $29, $25, $45; Adults: $39, $49, $59. There is a 10% discount for Mastercard holders. Buy your tickets here, mama!
The White Rabbit Dessert Donation Drive
As a classic dining destination, family has always been a core focus at The White Rabbit, from its yearly tradition of celebrating Easter, Mother’s Day and Christmas with children friendly activities and dining options. This time, the picturesque restaurant will be partnering with Singapore Children’s Society (SCS) to make this year’s Children’s Day (happening 7 October) more memorable and meaningful for young ones in need. Dine at The White Rabbit and $5 from every à la carte dessert sold from 1 September to 30 October 2016 will go to SCS’s charitable initiatives.
When: Thursday, 1 September – Sunday, 30 October
Where: The White Rabbit, 39C Harding Rd, Singapore 249541
How much: The fundraiser will contribute $5 from every à la carte dessert sold from 1 September to 30 October 2016 to SCS’s charitable initiatives.
Hasbro Toys & Games Warehouse Sale
The Hasbro Toys & Games Warehouse Sale is the best place to get your kiddos’ favourite My Little Pony, Play-Doh, Transformers, NERF, Monopoly toys and more, for less (we’re talking up to 70% off, mama)! Following sold-out success in its March event, the highly anticipated sale is back by popular demand and will be held for three days instead of just two. The hall is expected to be packed with shoppers, so come early to grab your favourite toys! Exclusively for Passion Card Members, spend $50 and above and receive an exclusive free gift while stocks last. Also note that only cash payment is accepted at this event.
When: Friday, 26 August – Saturday, 27 August, 10am – 6pm and Sunday, 28 August, 10am – 2pm
Where: Bishan Community Club, 51 Bishan Street 13, Singapore 579799
How much: Free entry!
Sustainable Saturday: Organic-Friendly Farmers’ Market at Hotel Jen Orchardgateway
Held on the rooftop of Hotel Jen Orchardgateway, Sustainable Saturday Organic-Friendly Farmers’ Market will host 20 local farmers and vendors whose produce will be on display and available for sale. You’ll find the latest in organic-friendly produce and products whilst you take in the spectacular views of downtown Orchard Road! From fresh pesto made from locally grown vegetables and herbs by Comcrop to fresh seafood by Ah Hua Kelong and Sea Farmers at Ubin. Also look out for workshops on nutritional food stocking by Eden’s Kitchen and how to grow your own produce at home by Co-create Nature.
When: Saturday, 20 August, 9am – 3pm
Where: Makan@Jen Terrace on level 10, Hotel Jen Orchardgateway Singapore, 277 Orchard Road, Singapore 238858
How much: Free entry!
PAW PATROL’s First ‘Live’ Show
Pups to the rescue! Get ready for action as Chase, Marshall and Ryder answer Mayor Goodway’s call for help to save the Adventure Bay Talent Show in this dance-filled performance. With a minimum spend of $50 at City Square Mall, shoppers can redeem an exclusive Meet & Greet pass prior to each live show – you won’t want to miss your chance to snap a photo with the Paw Patrol! Let your littles complete their adventure with some outdoor fun at the Furry Fun Carnival, where the The Look-Out headquarters will be and life-size PAW PATROL vehicles are ready for photos. Other activities include a Dog-themed inflatable, Dog Pirate Ship and more!
When: Friday, 2 September – Sunday, 9 October, various dates and showtimes
Where: City Square Mall, 180 Kitchener Rd, Singapore 208539