Family fun continues this week with our weekly list of recommended things to do for families!
This week's list includes a free weekly storytelling session, a free interactive gallery, racial harmony day activities, a free Jazz session for kids and an open gym for babies from 7 months old!
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1. Visit The "Hello, Changi Precinct" Interactive Gallery
Venue: Changi Airport T3 and Changi Precinct
Dates: 5 Jul - 23 Oct 2022
Admission: Free, fees apply for tours
Changi Airport has launched the “Hello, Changi Precinct” gallery at Terminal 3 (T3), kicking off an initiative to drive awareness of the Changi Precinct which includes areas in and surrounding Changi Airport such as Pulau Ubin, Pasir Ris, Tampines, Bedok and East Coast Park.
Featuring interactive elements and photo spots modelled after iconic sights and sounds in the Changi Precinct, families can pose for photos and discover fun facts across seven themed zones. Families can learn interesting nuggets and stories of Siglap in the drawers of an old-school barbershop, play a digital arcade game at an HDB void deck and ‘watermelon’ playground, and jump onboard a bumboat that brings visitors through the history of Pulau Ubin and the eastern coast of Singapore.
2. Take Part In Racial Harmony Day Activities At The Malay Heritage Centre
Venue: Malay Heritage Centre
Date: 23 & 24 Jul 2022, 11 am - 8 pm
Admission: Mostly Free
Head down to the Malay Heritage Centre to take part in the Racial Harmony Day Open House Celebrations. You will take part in free drop-in activities like craft workshops to performances too.
Head over to the Malay Heritage Centre for more details on the programmes, or read here for the happenings across NHB venues in July and August.
3. Bring Your Little Ones For An Open Gym Session At Kinder Klasse
Venue: 11 Rhu Cross, #02-01, PAssion WaVe @ Marina Bay, Singapore 437440
Date: Available at selected timeslots weekly
Admission: $12 per hour
Located at PAssion Wave @ Marina Bay, Kinder Klasse is a gym school that offers an open gym session for kids between 7 months to 7 years old. In this 1-hour unstructured play experience, children will be able to explore the entire gym at their own pace - enjoying the gym's indoor playground facilities like the Bouncy Castle, Trampoline, Ball Pit, Rockwall, Slide and Swing!
Trainers will also be setting up different challenges each day on the other side of the gym floor where they can balance on planks, crawl through tunnels, go through mini obstacle courses, tumble on our soft play mats or just chilling on the rockers. This 1 hour experience is available at just $12 per child.
4. Help Humpty Dumpty at a Free Jazz Experience for Kids
Venue: Esplanade Concourse
Date: 24 July 2022, 2 pm
World famous nursery rhyme superstar Humpty Dumpty is back with more jazz. But this time, he's got a different problem—Humpty's forgotten how to count! Join Dawn Wong & The Lost Tribe at the Esplanade, and help Humpty find his rhythm in this hour-long interactive performance.
This programme was specially created for children aged 4 to 6 years, but can be enjoyed by everyone!
5. Join Gateway Theatre For Weekly FREE Storytelling Sessions
Venue: Dance Studio, level 5, Gateway Theatre
Date: 23 July 2022, 10.30 am - 11 am
Admission: Free with refundable deposit
Listen to and imagine a world through storytelling as professional storytellers from Gateway Arts Kids Club share, through narration and enactment, loveable children’s stories. Children are encouraged to interact, sing and dance with the storytellers as they describe and act out the world of the story.
This is a weekly activity with a new story every week. This week, catch the Flamingo who forgot - Flamingo stood on one leg so he wouldn't forget. BUT, he forgot what he shouldn't have forgotten. His friends try to help him remember but don’t do a very good job of it - let the kids join in the fun and discover what has Flamingo forgot!
Sessions are free and available for booking here. Note that a refundable deposit is required to ensure that participants attend the sessions that they booked.