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 Awesome Week!
GEMS World Academy Open Day
Did you know that GEMS World Academy (Singapore) is part of GEMS Education, the world leader in K-12 education with almost 60 years of history? Get to grips with this outstanding school by visiting their campus mama! You’ll be taken on a unique tour that’ll give you the opportunity to speak with their Head of Education and learn more about their core values, curriculum, extra-curricular activities, and state-of-the-art facilities!
When: Saturday, 16 April, 10am to 11.30am (Registration starts at 9.45am)
Where: GEMS World Academy, 2 Yishun Street 42, Singapore 768039
How much: Free! Click here to register!
Ben & Jerry’s Free Cone Day
Ben & Jerry’s is celebrating the 10th Free Cone Day in Singapore to thank Singaporean moo-niacs for their constant love and support with local delights for everyone to enjoy! Bring the tiny tykes along to the nearest B&J near you and enjoy local toppings, over 15 flavours to choose from, the chance to queue for seconds (or thirds!) and even customisable cone sleeves thanking fans in our four national languages!
When: Tuesday, 12 April, 12pm – 8pm
Where: All Ben & Jerry’s outlets
How much: Free!
Hideaways – Creating with Nature by Playeum
Take the kids on an immersive experience to explore, observe, construct, reflect, innovate and engage with nature and natural materials through hands-on exhibits and interactive artists’ installations at Playeum. Led by Creative Director Jeremy Chu and joined by artists’ collectives The People’s Atelier and Shogun Creatives as well as artists Madhvi Subrahmanian and Isabelle Desjeux, each installation provides an interdisciplinary and engaging experience serving as an important reminder of the world’s ecosystem to bring awareness to the next generation.
When: Saturday, 16 April – Thursday, 21 April
Where: Playeum, Block 47 Malan Road Gillman Barracks #01-21 to #01-23, Singapore 109444
How much: Child (aged 1 – 12): $20, accompanying adult admits free, additional accompanying adult: $10
Shop@Sana Art Gallery
Expect exquisite jewellery by Edition Limitee and Stones That Rock, resort living clothing by our favourite ladies at Melbelle, groovy kids fashion by It’s Maximus and Sea Apple, and a chance to stock up on cool swimwear for your next vacation with Systrer and Frolik! La Petite Boutique will be selling fine food so you can fix your needs for Artisan Cheese, Wine, Bread & Danish, and organic and gourmet grocery. Plus ladies only will get a free glass of Rosé on arrival from 7pm to 8pm!
When: Wednesday, 13 April, 9am – 9pm
Where: Sana Art Gallery, 63 Spottiswood Park Road, Singapore 088651
How much: Free!
“About Mr Lee” tour by Tribe
First introduced in March, the ongoing curated tour by Tribe is aimed at unravelling the story of Singapore’s founding father Lee Kuan Yew, from boyhood to adulthood. Find out about what he was like as a man aside from his political legacy and contributions that have impacted not just Singaporeans, but the world over.
When: Through Saturday, 30 April
Where: Various locations around Singapore
How much: From $56. Kindly note that registration for all tours must be done at least 2 days prior to tour.