September holidays are around the corner! So we have a whole week with no school for the kids? Perfect opportunity to expose kids to activities that they normally do not engage in. Or use the opportunity to catch up on the academic stuff is necessary.
Here are some programs we like for kids in kindergarten, preschools and primary school.
Fly and Make Kites at the Singapore Kite Festival
Check out the beautiful kites and kite flying events at the Festival. These include Guatemalan Kites, turbines and kite flying on sailboats performances from musicians, dancers, puppeteers and magicians. There are also a number of kite making workshops.
Where: The Promontory at Marina Bay
When: 8-9 September, 4pm until 8pm.
Check out Pesta Raya, the Malay Festival of Arts
Discover the elegance, refinement, and beauty of Malay culture through dance and other performances.
For: Every one
Where: Outdoor Theatre and Concourse, Esplanade
Duration and Time: Various Timing 7 – 16 Sep, Fri – Sun. Check out their schedule for Free Programs
Cost: $ Free
Learn to Skate and enjoy a Carnival
Skate with Us is organizing a Carnival theme September holiday camp Besides learning how to skate, the full day campers get to enjoy fun carnival games on skates. They get to drink lemonade and play awesome carnival games like Can Can, Dart Balloon, Hoopla, Lollipop game and Circle Race on skates!
Make a Race Car Out of Clay
Clay Cove is conducting a 2 session course where kids can make and paint a race car using clay (the kind that will be fired in a kiln after which you can paint glazes over ) Cool way to celebrate F1!
For: Kids 5 – 14 years old
Where: #05-38 Funan DigitaLife Mall
Duration and Time: Choose from a series of One and a half hour camp. Sep 3 & 6 (Mon & Thurs)or Sep 4 & 7 (Tues & Fri).
Cost: $80 for 2 sessions
Learn Acting, Singing and Dancing
Kids Performing is have a 3 days performing arts boot camp. Kids get to learn Jazz moves and other dance, acting and singing.
For: Kids 7 – 12 years old
Where: Millenia Walk
Duration and Time: 9.30 -5.00 pm, 4-6 September.
Cost: $540 for a 3 days.
Go on a Farm tour and brush up on Chinese
Hua Language Centre is organizing 1 day / 2 days 1 nite farm tours to farms at Kluang, Malaysia. Trip include visit to goats and ostrich farms as well as organic vegetable and mushroom farms.
For: Kids and Parents
Duration and Time: 7am -6pm or overnight ,3 & 4September.
Cost: $$130 – $225 per pax.
More things to do
There are plenty of places to visit and things to do. Here are some ideas: