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!
Got a little LeBron at home, mama? Sign them up for Camp Asia Elite’s basketball tryouts this weekend. If they make the team, they’ll be part of Camp Asia Elite’s very first team. If you’ve not heard of Camp Asia, know that it’s long led the way in sports programmes for kids in Singapore, with coaching for budding young Beckhams and Agassis. There’s gymnastics and swimming coaching available too. If you’re little one was inspired by the Olympics this summer, then this is the place for them to be. The basketball tryout is for all boys ages 9-12; others sports camps for kiddos start from age 3.
When: Saturday, 10 December, 2-3.30pm
Where: Stamford American International School, 1 Woodleigh Lane, Singapore 357684
How much: Register on the website here, email [email protected] or call +65 6593 3691
Read more: 2016 School Holiday Camps in Singapore
Bring the minis to a modern day Elves Workshop at the ArtScience Museum to tinker around with some arts and crafts. They’ll get to make gift tags, ribbons, garlands and postcards and upcycle vinyl banners into bags or purses. Or they can try their hand at turning glass bottles into Christmas bells. Craft stations require registration on a first-come, first-serve basis, so get there early!
When: Saturday, 10 December & Sunday, 11 December, 10am-7pm
Where: ArtScience Museum Level 4, 6 Bayfront Ave, Singapore 018974
How much: Free; register in the lobby
Check out this cool photo exhibition of Sheroes – empowering women in everyday surroundings whose images have been selected by kids to share with Singapore. Hosted by the Singapore Committee for U.N. Women, you’ll also find out the winner of the Grand Exhibition and get to witness the prize-giving ceremony. How many of the sheroes in the photographs will you recognise, mama?
When: Saturday, 10 December, 6-7.30pm
How much: Free, but don’t forget to RSVP here!
There’s loads of Christmas goodness happening at Pony Magical City, including art and craft workshops, performances and even a festive market… all under one roof at Suntec City. And don’t forget to check out all the special offers too – you might be able to redeem birthday treats, photo opportunities with My Little Pony characters and more! Your Christmas adventure starts now…
When: Until Sunday, 25 December
Where: Suntec City, 3 Temasek Boulevard, Singapore 038983
If the summer Olympics didn’t get you feeling sporty, then The Yard’s Christmas Festival will do the trick! Check out gymnasts, trampolinists, freestylers and more put on an acrobatic show that the whole family will enjoy. In between each performance, make sure you check out the Marketplace, featuring some of Singapore’s top boutiques and lifestyle brands… it’s time to get your Christmas shopping started, mama.
When: Sunday, 11 December, from 9.30am
Where: The Yard, 10 Science Centre Road, Singapore 609079
How much: Tickets for the shows are $15; children under 2 are free.
Author and flower alchemist Katie Hess brings you an exquisite experience with flower-powered gifts, short films, intuitive flower readings and of course a signing of her book Flowerevolution: Blooming into Your Full Potential with the Magic of Flowers. Head over to Top Deck and celebrate at this cool book launch.
When: Saturday, 10 December, 11am-1pm
Where: Top Deck, 223A Upper Thomson Road, Singapore 574355
How much: Free, register here.