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!
Meet Eddie, the mynah who’s afraid of heights. Join him for the bravest rescue attempt in the history of bird-kind at PLAYtime! Bring the kiddos to discover the magic of puppet theatre in this charming story of friendship played out in an interactive children’s theatre production, adapted from the original book by Farah Bagharib-Kaltz. Sensory-friendly performances available as well. For more info and to get your tickets before they fly off the shelves, click below!
When: Friday, 12 August – Sunday, 28 August
Where: Esplanade Theatre Studio, 1 Esplanade Dr, Singapore 038981
How much: $18. Package of 4 at $64. Get your tickets here, mama!
Unleash your creative side and join Longuevue for their next craft session! This workshop is perfect for beginners (and little ones, of course!) who’d like to design their own modern jewellery based on polymer. Learn about basic colours and design theory to work best with different types of clay and colours, and how to create cool marble effects and other patterns. You’ll get the chance to create up to 3 designs to take home! Sassy Mama readers enjoy a 10% discount for the workshop when you book using the code SASSY10!
When: Saturday, 13 August, 1:30pm – 5:30pm
Where: Longue Vue Design, home studio (5 min from Payar Lebar MRT)
How much: $150, special discount for kids and group
When was the last time you said hello to a stranger, mama? Come to the Unity & Peace picnic to celebrate harmony in a fun way! Lay out your picnic mats at the Singapore Botanic Gardens and enjoy sing-alongs to performances by local acappella groups, get to know the people next to you by saying “hi” to someone new, and send your thoughts and compassion to people in conflict-torn countries.
When: Saturday, 13 August, 5:30pm
Where: Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage, Singapore Botanic Gardens, 1 Cluny Rd, Singapore 259569
How much: Free!
Sweat With Style (#SWS) is Singapore’s coolest new lifestyle festival perfect for a day out with your girlfriends! Enjoy a day full of excitement without the kids with a spectacular view facing Singapore’s biggest swimming pool. Be one of the first in Singapore to try out Strala yoga while grooving to live tunes, enjoy full day access at W Hotel’s Wet Pool, enjoy lots of grub, grab some skincare goodies and be treated to a private fashion showcase. We can’t think of a better way to spend our Sunday!
When: Sunday, 14 August, 4pm – 8pm
Where: W Hotel Singapore, 21 Ocean Way, Sentosa Cove Singapore 098374
How much: $65 – General Admission, $120 – Bestie Package (2 tickets)
OverEasy is back with it’s beloved sing-a-long session, with more throwback tunes sure to incite nostalgia! Get ready to let loose after a long week and join KiDG as he takes the decks for a night of feel-good lip sync action, set to the stellar tunes of your fave 90’s-00’s hits. Think the likes of Madonna, Vanessa Carlton, M2M, Backstreet Boys, Spice Girls and No Doubt – need we say more, mama?
When: Friday, 19 August, 8pm – 2:30am
Where: OverEasy Orchard, 350 Orchard Rd, Singapore 238868
How much: Free! Email [email protected] or call (+65) 6684 1453 for reservations.
Keep your weekend free for two full days of fun-filled activities at FestivalForGood, mama! Come down for a pop-up market featuring socially-conscious merchandise, clothing, accessories, food, tech gadgets and more, fringe activities such as a simulation exercises to learn about disabilities and hands-on workshops ranging from leather crafting and urban farming to yoga; an exciting line-up of entertainment and more!
When: Saturday, 20 August – Sunday, 21 August,
Where: JTC Launchpad, Timbre+, ACE Ideation Centre, and social enterprises island-wide
How much: Free! *certain activities are ticketed