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GE2020 Polling Day: Is It A Public Holiday? Can We Bring Our Kids Along?

Singaporeans will go to the Polls on Friday, July 10, 2020. For parents who are keen to know - Yes, it is a Public Holiday! We do not usually write about politics but we thought you might be keen to know if polling day is a Public Holiday. Or whether you can bring your kid along. We compiled a list of questions that parents may be interested to know about Polling Day.  Polling Day = Public Holiday To facilitate the voting process, Polling Day, 10th July 2020, will be a public holiday. This means, no work for you and no school for the kids.  Kids will also be on the new term break on 20th July (in case you forgot)....

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NParks Giving Free Seed Packets To Encourage Home Gardening | Gardening With Edibles

Under the Gardening with Edibles initiative launched by the National Parks Board (NParks), interested households will be able to receive free packets of seeds to grow their own vegetables at home. Interested households may collect free seed packets from NParks as part of the Gardening with Edibles initiative aligned with Singapore's national strategy to stregthen our food resilience.  Seed Types You sign-up to receive 2 species of vegetables and began your family's gardening journey! Seed packets contains one type of leafy vegetables and one type of fruited vegetables with instructions in four languages.  Seed types include Leafy chinese cabbage kang kong xiao bai cai kailan Fruited cucumber brinjal tomato lady's finger You can't choose the seed types as it will be...

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(UPDATED) Singapore School Holidays 2020 | Public Holidays and Long Weekends

As parents, we often need to plan our work and leave around the children's schedule, so here's an easy-to-use list of School Holidays, Public Holidays and Long Weekends in 2020 to help create your next family memory! Now you know when the kids have no school, and when to take leave for maximum long weekends!  *Updated with Circuit Breaker changes + Polling Day, as at 23 June 2020.  Download the full PDF version here.  Click to jump straight to: School Holidays | Public Holidays | Long Weekends School Holidays The major travel period of every school going kid. Below is a summary of the dates for the Pri & Sec school holidays.  March School Hols: 14 Mar - 22 Mar 2020June School...

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