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!
EtonHouse Open Day
EtonHouse 717 Mountbatten welcomes you to its innovative and brand new learning environment that’s fully equipped with all the latest in nature and technology. They even have sensory gardens — powerful and magical learning spaces specially designed as outdoor living laboratories and nature classrooms! Visit EtonHouse at their Open Day this month to see why it’s such a highly successful child-responsive programme that’s had parents trusting them for over two decades!
When: Saturday, 16 January 2016, 9:30am-1pm
Where: EtonHouse Pre-School, 717 Mountbatten Rd, Singapore 437737
How much: Free! RSVP to [email protected] or call (+65) 6440 0777
EcoBank Collection Drive
Looking to donate your pre-loved toys and children’s clothes, mama? To mark the arrival of 2016 and to help Singaporeans celebrate more sustainably, eco-developer City Developments Limited and sustainability firm Eco-Business have launched a new national initiative, EcoBank. This youth-led initiative to raise funds for less-known charities in Singapore will feature a collection drive for pre-loved clothing, toys and books from the public, all to benefit the Singapore Council of Women’s Organisations (SCWO). It’s a great opportunity to gather the kids for an afternoon of doing good, mama!
When: Now through Wednesday, 13 January 2016
Where: Collection bins at B1 Fountain Square, City Square Mall, 180 Kitchener Rd, Singapore 208539
How much: Free!
What’s Your Birth Story?
Four Trimesters is back with their monthly “What’s your Birth Story?” open house where you can learn how to have an easier, shorter, more relaxed and comfortable birth! Find out more about natural births, VBACs, vaginal breech & vaginal twin deliveries and get tips and tools on how you, too, can have a truly empowering birth experience from leading natural birth advocate Dr. Lai Fon Min. Also look forward to Birth Talk Parents Circle for parents to share their positive birth stories. What are you waiting for, mama-to-be? It’s time to feel empowered in the lead up to the big day!
When: Saturday, 9 January 2016, 8:30am-12:30pm
Where: Camden Medical Centre, 1 Orchard Boulevard, Level 9 Function Room @ Camden Medical Centre, Singapore 248649
How much: Free! Register here mama!
The Singapore Mint’s Prosperous Year of the Monkey Lunar Fair 2016
To usher in a prosperous 2016 Year of the Monkey, the annual Singapore Mint Lunar Fair will feature dazzling coins and collectibles which include the 2016 Singapore Lunar Monkey Almanac Coin Collection and even the highly sought-after Singapore Third Almanac Coin Series Puzzle Coin Set. Get your kiddos interested in the world of coin collecting and check out an eclectic variety of lunar collectible coins from around the world, including the Happiest Lunar Coin from Bhutan, as well as other lunar gifts and collectibles.
When: Through Sunday, 10 January 2016, 11am-9pm daily
Where: Chinatown Point, 133 New Bridge Road Level 1, Singapore 059413
How much: Free!
[email protected] Charity Art Auction
Make way for the 1st Inclusive Playground for normal & special needs children to learn and play together under one roof, mama! There are many forms of learning and [email protected] wants to teach children who play at GIGGLES Indoor Playground a different form of learning – the “Joy of Giving through Play”. Create awareness and raise funds for people with special needs for The Cerebral Palsy Alliance Singapore. The Charity Art Auction will be held at the Sensory Room, where the exhibition will be on display, showcasing the unique and inspiring art work of the artist trainees to members of the public.
When: Saturday, 9 January 2016 – Sunday, 24 January 2016
Where: GIGGLES Play House, Blk 87 Marine Parade Central #02-500B/C (2nd Level above Maybank), Singapore 440087
How much: Free!