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!
Join SMMIS at their brand new location and check out the state-of-the-art campus at their open house. You’ll get to learn all about their excellent education programme that provides a challenging, intellectual and nurturing environment for kids 18 months through grade 8. You’ll hear from the Head of School, Dr. Daniel Kahn, take part in a group tour of the school and have lots of opportunities to ask questions throughout. This non-profit international Jewish school welcomes students and families from all backgrounds — come on down to find out more!
When: Friday, 27 May, 10am – 12 noon
Where: Sir Manasseh Meyer International School, 3 Jalan Ulu Sembawang, Singapore 758932
How much: Free! Register here.
Got a mini inventor at home? Sign them up to Keys Academy’s ‘Create an App’ Workshop. They’ll get to design a graphical user interface (GUI), conditional statements and Boolean operators and more. Using MIT’s user-friendly App Inventor programme, they’ll create their original Android app for use on mobile or tablet. Your tiny tyke will definitely have a blast with this one!
Check out other summer workshops at The Keys Academy: Build A Robot Workshop (18 June), Design A Video Game Workshop (Part One – 21 May, Part Two – 11 June), Run A Restaurant Workshop (28 May) and Navigate Deep Space Robots Workshop (4 June).
When: Saturday, 28 May, 10am-12 noon
Where: The Keys Academy, Road Odeon Towers, Level 2, 331 North Bridge Road, Singapore 188720
How much: $40, sign up here.
This May, Jamie’s Italian Singapore champions healthy eating for both kids and adults with Food Revolution Day and an exciting Gourmet Pop-Up Market that will launch for the very first time! Following Food Revolution Day, Jamie’s Italian VivoCity is proud to launch their first ever Gourmet Pop-Up Market in partnership with Somersby Cider on Saturday, 21 and Sunday, 22 May. Fans of Jamie’s Italian will get to see, taste and purchase some of the finest products from the restaurant’s kitchen that will allow them to create their own gourmet recipes at home!
When: Saturday, 21 May – Sunday, 21 May, 12pm – 6pm
Where: Jamie’s Italian VivoCity, 1 Harbourfront Walk #01-165/166/167 VivoCity, Singapore 098585
How much: Free!
BUBBLE GLOW 5K is Asia’s inaugural 5km fun run catering to all ages that are seeking more than the thrill of a typical run. With the scenic Gardens by the Bay at dusk as a backdrop, participants have the freedom to walk, jog or run while experiencing glowing UV bubbles. Fret not if you get caught with the frothy goodness, the bubbles are 100% safe and 100% FUN to play with! And the night doesn’t end when you reach the finish line: be wowed with performances by MI Capella & Drummer DJ Chow at the music carnival, and look for yummy treats and fringe activities to keep everyone entertained throughout the night!
When: Saturday, 21 May, 6pm
Where: Gardens by the Bay, Bay East Gardens
How much: $45 – $65
Fancy meeting the players of Valencia CF? Head over to Chijmes on Sunday, 22 May for a picnic lunch hosted by the Singapore Committee for UN Women. You’ll get to have a fun family day out, including games, photos with the players and delicious food that’ll make for an all-round great day with the kiddos.
When: Sunday, 22 May, 11am-12 noon
Where: The Lawn, Chijmes, 30 Victoria Street, Singapore 187996
How much: Tickets for members are $25, non-members $50 and children $10, register here.
If you’ve got a pet (or want to spend an afternoon making some four-legged friends), Tanglin Neighbourhood Committee is hosting a Pets’ Day Out in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Join in the mass picnic where there will be pet-friendly activities, balloon sculpting, caricature drawing, free balloons, gelato and coconut water. There’s a lucky dip and a photo contest, as well as a live band. If you’re bringing your pet, make sure they’re on a leash — it’s park rules!
When: Sunday, 22 May, 4pm-7pm
Where: Eco Garden, Singapore Botanic Gardens, 1 Cluny Rd, Singapore 259569
How much: Free!