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!
Open House at EtonHouse International School Broadrick
At EtonHouse International School, students develop a strong bilingual foundation, as well as confidence and competence to become leaders of their communities. The IB World School offers an inquiry-focused Nursery to Secondary programme delivered by a passionate team of international educators. With 20 successful years under its belt, the school has a proven track record of outstanding pre-school and primary school graduates. Attend the open house to see some of EtonHouse International School’s amazing qualities for yourself, mama!
When: Friday, 19 February – Saturday, 20 February, 9.30am – 1pm
Where: EtonHouse International School Broadrick, 51 Broadrick Road, Singapore 439501 (Near Dakota MRT on the East Coast)
How much: Free!
The Boy Who Cried Wolf (and Other Big Lies)
“Some people never seem to learn… Boy has a really boring job. He has to watch the sheep. That’s all. Just watch!” Fast-paced and full of laughter and adventure, there’s something here for young and old alike at The Boy Who Cried Wolf (and Other Big Lies) – with clear messages about the perils of lying, and maybe some unexpected twists and turns that will keep you on the edge of your seat. Fun wordplay and subtext will appeal to the adults, clear storytelling will grab the younger ones, and broad comedy and interaction will enthrall the tiniest tots.
When: Monday, 15 February – Friday, 19 February, various showtimes
Where: Jubilee Hall, Raffles Hotel, Raffles Hotel, 1 Beach Rd, Singapore 189673
How much: $32. Get your tickets at Sistic!
Parent/Writer: Making a creative life with Pooja Makhijani
How do lead caregivers squeeze in time to cultivate their craft between childcare, home care, and a day job? This two-hour workshop for writers (or other creative professionals) led by Sassy Mama contributor Pooja Makhijani will offer practical strategies for staying fulfilled as both an artist and a parent. This workshop will not only arm you with time management and goal-setting tools, but will also help you battle impostor syndrome and recognise the importance of self-care. All guests for this event have the option to drop off their children at the amazing new Trehaus Kids’ Atelier for the duration of the event at a special event rate of $15 per child.
When: Tuesday, 16 February, 12pm – 2pm
Where: Trehaus, 442 Claymore Road, #03-01, Singapore 238879
How much: $40. Get your tickets here, mama!
February Mama Meet Up: A magical morning of stories and play at Food for Thought
Join us for our first Mama Meet Up of 2016 where babies and kids can play (and munch on yummy snacks), mamas can mingle, and we can all enjoy the beautiful Singapore Botanic Gardens! It’s time for our first Mama Meet Up of the year, mama, and we’re kicking things off in a big way with a morning of stories, play and yummy snacks at mama and kiddo fave Food for Thought in the Singapore Botanic Gardens!
When: Wednesday, 17 February, 9:30am – 11am
Where:Food for Thought – Singapore Botanic Gardens, 1 Cluny Road (Tanglin Gate), #B1-00, Singapore 259569, Tel: (+65) 6338 4848
How much: FREE! Don’t forget to RSVP as the event is limited to 50 mamas + kids!
India Chic Presents Rabani & Rakha and Soltee By Sulakshana Monga
Slated to begin in February, the year will see a comprehensive calendar of celebrity Indian designers, artists and lifestyle brands being brought into Singapore by India Chic, started by three young fashionistas Arti Dikshit, Shilpa Agarwal and Simran Bedi. The first event starts with India Chic presenting Rabani & Rakha and Soltee by Sulakshana Monga. Make your way down if you have a penchant for luxurious fabrics and rich fashion, mamas!
When: Wednesday, 17 February, 10am – 8pm
Where: Hilton Singapore , 581 Orchard Road, ASEAN Room, Level 6, Singapore 238883
How much: Free!
Diastasis Recti (Abdominal Separation) Interactive Workshop with Sam Blakey of Ooberfit
Ooberfit Director and Post Natal fitness specialist Sam Blakey collaborates with Tanderra to run an interactive workshop on the importance of understanding Diastasis Recti (DR), what it is and how to safely go about fixing it. Find out how to reduce your chances of getting a DR if you are pre-natal or if you are post-natal and think you might have it, what exercises can help close the gap.
When: Wednesday, 17 February, 10:30am – 11:30am
Where: Tanderra, Banyan Room, 73 Loewen Road #01-21 Singapore 248843
How much: $10 for members, and $15 for non-members. Make a reservation with [email protected] mama!
Phoon Huat Warehouse Sale 2016
For the first time ever, baking goods giant Phoon Huat is having a Warehouse Sale! There are more than 500 items to choose from, so you know it’s going to be a good one. Expect varieties of ready-to-eat food and beverages, a wide range of meat and seafood selection baking accessories and goods as low as $1, plus free product tastings and more!
When: Saturday, 20 February – Sunday, 21 February, 10am – 6pm
Where: Phoon Huat Headquarters, 231A Pandan Loop, Singapore 128419
How much: Free!