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Tell Your Story: Contribute your recollections to "Documenting COVID-19 in Singapore"

"Documenting COVID-19 in Singapore", a joint COVID-19 project, organised by the National Library Board (NLB) and the National Museum of Singapore (NMS) is inviting the public to contribute materials that document their everyday experiences amid the COVID-19 outbreak. This pandemic is an unprecedented event in Singapore’s and in global history. As such, the National Library Board and the National Museum of Singapore are seeking to engage Singaporeans to capture and show how defining moments like these have affected their lives and to share their personal perspectives and key objects that tell important stories of COVID-19. Join NLB and NMS's plan to collect and preserve today’s history for tomorrow, and let it be a great educational activity to engage with your kids with at home!...

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Saturdays@ACM: Selamat Hari Raya! | #StayHome & Get Crafty!

Saturdays@ACM with its family-friendly activities is going online from 30 May 2020 onwards! With the phased exit from the circuit breaker, some families are physically unable to celebrate in the festivities together, which is why ACM has decided to take #SGCultureAnywhere by actively conducting Saturdays@ACM online. This way, the young ones can still e-connect through fun activities. This Saturday, learn about giving through the dramatized storytelling of Ahmad’s heartwarming tale of giving back to the less fortunate during Hari Raya Aidilfitri. Credits: Lollibox Then, get crafty and decorate your own Raya outfits for paperdolls, inspired by the baju kurung and baju melayu in ACM’s collection. Photo credits Asian Civilisations Museum

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LEGO introduces latest Monkie Kid theme with all-new animated series and play sets

LEGO Monkie Kid is the first ever LEGO theme to be inspired by a Chinese legend and is rooted firmly in the country’s culture and values.  The LEGO Group has announced the launch of its newest theme, LEGO Monkie Kid, which sees the legend of Monkey King from the classic tale, Journey to the West re-imagined in an animated mini movie and TV series, as well as in eight exciting play sets. Photo Credit: LEGO Paying tribute to stories known and admired by so many children and parents in China and Asia, this latest LEGO play theme brings new life to the iconic 500-year-old fable and provides a common ground for children, parents and grandparents to build and play together....

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Heritage Tales by National Heritage Board: Join in the storytelling of "Attack of the Swordfish"

In support for #StayHomeforSG during this extended circuit breaker period, National Heritage Board (NHB) has rolled out an exciting digital storytelling initiative, Heritage Tales, with the aim to encourage fellow Singaporeans join in the “telling" the tale of one of Singapore's most well-known legends - Attack of the Swordfish. Photo Credit: National Heritage Board Growing up, many of us would have heard of this story detailing how Redhill, or Bukit Merah, got its name. Because such myths and legends are an important part of Singapore’s intangible cultural heritage, Heritage Tales hopes to share this tale with more – especially the younger generations – albeit in a less conventional, and a definitely more fun way! Photo Credit: National Heritage Board Narrated...

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16 & More Upcoming Kids-friendly Performances to Keep Your Kids Entertained | 2019 - 2020

Can’t stop your little ones from singing and dancing? Here are more than 16 kids-friendly performances, from theatre to musical productions, happening from this year-end to next year that might interest your little ones!  We’re handing you the list early so that you won’t miss any performances, so, be sure to get your tickets early and bookmark the dates in your calendar! 1. The Snowman Photo credits ABA Productions Singapore On the morning of a white Christmas Eve, a little boy named James build a snowman, which comes to life! And when a snowman comes to life, there’s just one thing to do. Set off on an adventure! The adventures of Little James and The Snowman brings them across Father...

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