1. Virtual MusicStory – MusicStoryTime Together
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Date: 23 Apr | 26 Apr | 30 Apr 2020
Hour: 5.30 pm – 6.00 pm (23 & 30 Apr) | 10.30 am – 11.00 am (26 Apr)
Fare: $6/child – free for siblings (tickets here)
Suitable Ages: 2 – 5 years
Every Sunday and Thursday, little ones can join in the Virtual MusicStoryTime to release any pent-up stress they might have and you can join them for a family-bonding session as well! You can enjoy Mandarin picture books that’ll inspire kids, some simple music and movement from a research-based early childhood music program, and relax together.
2. Esplanade Offstage – Illuminating Stories from Behind the Scenes
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Esplanade Offstage is a free all-access backstage pass to the performing arts at Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay, from providing exclusive broadcasts of performances to a more intimate look into Singapore and Asia’s arts and culture. Among its varied offerings are also family-friendly content, from comics and stories to videos and quizzes, such as The Story of Nian, the Adventures of PIP and introductions to notable individuals who have left a mark on our local art scene, that you can explore with your little ones.
3. One-off Drama Class for Children by Act 3 Drama Academy
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Date: 23 Apr | 24 Apr | 30 Apr | 1 May 2020
Hour: 5.00 pm – 5.30 pm
Fare: Free (register here)
Suitable Ages: 18 months – 8 years
Act 3 Drama Academy is offering free one-off 30-minute drama classes for children from the ages of 18 months to 8 years! Kids will be able to experience drama at home with parents as they will be introduced to drama skills like role-play, movement and vocal expression through fun activities.
Please note that slots get filled up fast and if they’ve filled up, you can still add your name to the waiting list.
4. Playeum at Home
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Date: Weekly Fridays
Hour: 3 pm (45 min/session)
With technology playing a huge part in both educating and entertaining kids today due to the COVID-19 situation, Playeum, the Children’s Centre for Creativity has an online space serving as a source of retreat and support for not just children but also for adults.
Playeum at Home shares tips, resources and recommendations for parents, caregivers and teachers, Expert Dialogues and Care Calls – online conversations organized to check-in with parents and caregivers as well as to identify any on-going concerns. As for little ones, they can tune in to @playeum every Friday at 3 pm to discover different ways of experimenting, playing and creating with everyday recyclable materials that can be found at home!
5. Charity Online Kids Yoga by Joyful Blossom Yoga Dance
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Date: 26 Apr 2020
Hour: 11.00 am – 11.30 am
Fare: Pay as you wish - All proceeds will be donated to the Invictus Fund by Community Chest Singapore
Suitable Ages: 4 – 10 years
Switch up your little ones morning exercise routine with a yoga session with Joyful Blossom Yoga Dance’s Charity Online Kids Yoga. Little ones will join June Nyu, a certified kids yoga teacher, as she leads them through an enriching yoga experience with breathing exercises, creative yoga poses and quiet time. As parents are not required to stay, you can log your kids in and have a break.
To register, PM Joyful Blossom Yoga Dance on Facebook or Whatsapp June at 8255 6603.