From virtual events to camps and workshops, here’s a list of happenings this July for your kids to do during the school holidays!
You probably don’t want to be flipping through television channels wishing for something to keep the kids entertained this July school holidays.
We’ve compiled a list of things you can do with your little ones, you can keep them busy and bond with them at the same time.
Although, with just one week of school holiday, you might not want to cramp all the camps and extra lessons in the few days for your kids. Take your pick and have fun!
Keep us bookmarked for updates!
Holidays camps to keep your little ones occupied as well as help them develop new skills and upgrade their social skills!
Source: Gallop Stable
Gallop Stable | 4 Aug – 28 Aug 2020 | $250
Two-day Pony Camp in August held for two hours per day, featuring stable classes, riding classes and fun games. No experience is required but little ones have to 5 years old and above to participate. Only four slots are available per date.
Kidspreneurship | 8 Jul – 31 Jul 2020 | $150 - $295
For kids 7 years old and up, the Online Kidspreneurship Summer Holiday Camp teaches fundamental skills that have a considerable influence in shaping kids' impressionable minds. For teens (13 – 17 yrs), there’s the Online Kidspreneurship Summer Bootcamp. The camp will equip teens with an entrepreneurial mindset and help them start a business that they can showcase to parents and pitch to investors.
Future Ready Academy | 13 Jul – 25 Jul 2020 | $78 - $158
S.T.E.A.M Holiday Camp: Coding Trail with Mr. Snail/Source: Future Ready Academy
An enrichment academy that equips children with 21st-century skills through STEAM education, Future Ready Academy offers a variety of holiday camps for young ones from 3 – 6 and 9 – 15 years. From Coding Trail with Mr. Snail that helps little ones to code the various movements of Mr. Snail-Bot to Game Development with Bits & Bytes.
Source: Little Cookhouse
Little Cookhouse | 20 Jul – 21 Jul 2020 | $79
Has two holiday drop-off camps for kids 5 years old and above. There’s Doraemon Day, where little ones will get to make Doraemon Bento Box and Chocolate Cream Dorayaki Sweets. Singapore Day will teach little ones to make Hainanese Chicken Rice and Green Fluffy Pandan Cake. Max. 5 kids.
My Little Climbing Room | 6 Jul – 28 Aug 2020 | $$325
Provides 5 Days Summer Climbing Camp for children from 5 to 12 years old. Kids will learn climbing techniques and develop safety awareness alongside social skills and teamwork, among others. Max. 5 kids.
UltraCamp Asia Virtual Summer Camp | 25 Jul – 26 Jul 2020 | $247
In addition to learning more about Virtual Reality and discovering the science behind aviation, children will also pick up ways to be creatively active at home and strategies to be more self-driven at the Camp. Suitable for ages 9 to 15 years.
A collection of online and on-site family-friendly events happening in Singapore!
#SmallBigDreamersAtHome | 1 Jun – 28 Mar 2020 | Free
An online art festival offering a curated list of engaging activities for kids from 6 to 12 years old by National Gallery Singapore.
Source: StoryFest Online 2020
StoryFest Online 2020 | 17 Jul – 27 Jul 2020 | Free
An annual arts festival presented by The Storytelling Centre Limited and The Arts House. Expect engaging storytellers presenting a series of folklore, fairytales and singalong stories.
Fairytales Live! | 4 Jul – 26 Jul 2020 | $10
Get personal with your favorite fairytale characters like Princess Jasmine and Cinderella in Fairytales Live! Presented by Andsoforth Junior.
Science Centre Singapore | 20 Jul – 8 Aug 2020
Science Centre Singapore has rolled out a series of edutaining digital programs to keep the young ones busy this July.
Workshops & Classes
These workshops and classes provide just as much edutainment for your kids as holiday camps, albeit with a little less time-commitment!
SJ Cosmo Future | 20 Jul – 24 Jul 2020 | $76- $338
You can get free Introductory Robotics Workshops when you purchase or rent either an Astrobot or an Iron Man MK50 Robot on BYKidO. The workshops are designed to develop programming and STEAM knowledge as well as enhance logical thinking for young ones ages 9 and above.
Pizza and Unicorn Cupcakes - Parent and Child/Source: Chantilly Culinary Studio
Chantilly Culinary Studio | 8 Jul – 30 Jul 2020 | $70 - $260
A series of Junior Baker and Junior Chef Courses suitable for kids from ages 10 to 16 years as well as parent and child courses. The courses are designed to introduce aspiring cooks to basic skills required to prepare simple dishes.
Common Touch Craft Unit
Offers 3-hour art jamming sessions where you’ll be introduced to various pottery craft techniques and be able to craft basic forms, such as teacups, bowls and plates. Workshops and classes are suitable for all ages and those with little to no experience in pottery.
Fever | $199 - $119
Go on kayak fishing tours where you’ll fish over natural sea structure for bottom fishes like parrot, groupers and snappers. The Playground is perfect for anyone new to fishing or kayak fishing. The fish caught will be released to ensure the sustainability of the reefs. Kids under 12 must be accompanied by an adult in the same tandem kayak.
Mini Potter’s Wheel Workshop/Source: Thow Kwang Pottery Jungle
Thow Kwang Pottery Jungle | $28 - $60
The ‘I Love Pottery Workshop’, which will introduce you to pottery making is a one-time session suitable for all ages while the new ‘Mini Potter’s Wheel Workshop’ if you want to challenge yourself on a smaller-scale potter’s wheel, is suitable for all above 7 years old.
Room to Imagine | 12 Jul & 25 Jul 2020 | $94 - $182
In addition to a series of art workshops for adults, Room to Imagine also offers a Family Fun Acrylic Pour Online Class, designed for families with little ones. All the materials will be sent to your doorstep and the class will be held online via zoom.
Purchase eVoucher at $5 to enjoy a one-time exploratory Online Photography Class at $15 (U.P. $30). Kids will learn about basic photography by going on adventures around your home. They can use any device with a camera on it, such as a smartphone, tablet or compact digital camera.
Purchase eVoucher at $3 to enjoy 2 Offline Kids Fitness Classes (Muay Thai/Dance/Boxing) at just $5 (U.P. $50). Children will learn the basics of technical moves, fitness and flexibility, as well as play games, among others in the fitness classes. Offer ends 31 Jul 2020.
Holidays need not puncture a hole in your pocket, especially when there are promotions to snatch you some savings!
Canopy Bridge/Source: Changi Airport
Reusable Face Masks for Kids
Four places you can buy stylish hand-woven face masks for your kids at a discount.
Source: PLAY! by Kinderplay
PLAY! by KinderPlay
Purchase eVoucher at $5 to enjoy the 50% Off Single Entry Fees (U.P. $25), valid for up to 3 uses at PLAY! by KinderPlay. Valid till 31 Dec 2020.
Purchase eVoucher at $5 to enjoy the 50% Off Single Entry Fees (U.P. $20), valid for up to 3 uses at SMIGY. Valid till 31 Dec 2020.
Purchase eVoucher at $5 to enjoy the 50% Off Single Entry Fees (U.P. $20), valid for up to 3 uses at PlayTime. Valid till 31 Dec 2020.
Updated [17/7]: Previously this article featured a promotion from the Wildlife Reserves Singapore for the Friends of Wildlife membership pass. It has been brought to our attention that there is no such promotion. We have removed it and apologize for the confusion.