Where To Go This Weekend–10 Januaray 2014

BEST FREE Singapore Weekends Recommendations Chinese New Year is closing in fast, there will be a light up celebration at Chinatown this weekend.  There are other activities for the family to relax too during this weekend after the reopening of school.    MOST recommendations are FREE!!! Hope you enjoy the recommendations and have a relaxing Weekend! Chinatown Chinese New Year Celebrations 2014 Street Light-UpEditor’s Choice For: Family, CNY Usher in the prosperous Year of the Horse with 88 illuminated lantern scuptures of horses galloping towards prosperity and countless gold coins suspended along the street. Combining traditions with modern design, be enthralled…

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Where To Go Weekend–27 Dec 2013

BEST FREE Singapore Weekends Recommendations Things To Do in Singapore For Family Year end School Holidays is almost coming to an end.   Take advantage of this last weekend before the School Reopening by attending to some of the interesting activities listed here with your children and family!  MOST recommendations are FREE!!! Hope you enjoy the recommendations and have a relaxing Weekend! Gaming Entertainment E-sports Exhibition (GE3)Editor’s Choice For: Family, Children Expect 3 days of non-stop fun and entertainment with exciting programmes: 1. Asian Cyber Games 2013 DOTA 2 Championship Top 10 teams representing 10 countries will take the stage in Downtown…

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Merry Christmas 2013

Merry Christmas To You May I wish you and your family a Merry Christmas!  Wishing you with lots of fun and laughter!  Cheers!!! Photo: lynnylchan

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Interesting Activities During December 2013 School Holidays

Interesting Recommendations During December Holidays 2013 Here are some other interesting activities that you can do during this Year end School Holidays. MOST recommendations are FREE!!! Hope you and your children enjoy the recommendations and have a relaxing School Holidays!!!   Movie Screening of RISE OF THE GUARDIANSEditor’s Choice For: Family, Children Enjoy a free outdoor movie screening of DreamWorks Animation’s RISE OF THE GUARDIANS with the family! The movie tells a story about the Guardians, including Santa Claus, Tooth Fairy, the Easter Bunny and Sandman; who enlist the help of a new Guardian, Jack Frost, to stop the evil…

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Singapore School Holidays December Programmes–Life Skills and Manners 2013

Essential Life Skills And Etiquette Courses Learning some essential life skills and good manners during this December school holiday will be time well spent. Some life skills like how to cope with challenging situations and our changing environments are highly valued. Other courses encourage and inculcating good habits and providing them with essential life skills for children. How wonderful it is to have respectful well-mannered children! There are courses available which teaches on the importance of financial ability, increase the brain power, be more confidence, have great manners and other essential life skills. Some of this skills are so important…

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Singapore School Holidays December Programmes–Academic Courses 2013

Having Lots of Fun Learning OK kids, I ‘m not trying to pour cold water and spoilt your holidays. I was a kid before and I understand how you feel. However, School Holidays are not just purely the time for fun but could also be the time to brush up on some school related subjects such as Science, Math, English or preparing for the next school term. I know it is hard to study while the rest of the children are having fun, for this reason I have featured here only courses that contain elements of fun and games into…

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Singapore School December Holiday Activities–Camps and Overnight Stays 2013

Exciting Camps and Overnight Stays For Kids and Family 2013 Children will love these overnight camps! What makes these camps interesting is that they are fun and your kids will get new experiences and make new friends along the way. Kids loves animals and here are some recommended camps that will get your kids to learn more about animals in the wild too! While there are many programmes out there which are called camps, listed here are only those that are really overnight. These are the camps where the whole family or/and the children gets to stay overnight at one…

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Singapore School Holidays Programmes–Sports and Dance 2013

Pick Up A New Sport and Dance During Holidays During this November and December school holiday, your child could pick up a new sport or brush up his/her skills on a particular sport. Picking up a sport or dance during this time is good as many of the courses or programmes are short and it acts as trial lessons for the child. If he likes it, he can then continue his interests after the school holidays. Or if he don’t, he experienced it and knows what he disliked. Best of all, these programmes are great for exposing your child to…

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Singapore School December Holidays Bakery Cooking Programme 2013

Tasty Ideas for December School Holiday 2013 There are many Tasty Cooking and Baking Workshops that will turn your little boys and girls at home into BIG chefs. There are many courses on baking different things to choose from. All courses are priced at a very reasonable cost and at convenient places throughout the country. Be prepared to cleanup your kitchen or scrub your oven after their return from these workshop and be their guinea pigs for their new try-out recipe. They need your encouragement, so eat it with pride As some of these workshop and programmes are very popular,…

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Singapore School Holidays Activities – Arts and Handicraft 2013

Interesting Activities on Arts & Handicrafts For Children Have you observed that most kids love to do some handicrafts and drawing most of the time? Do you notice that your child got some hidden talent that need to be explored further? Do your child like to learn a new arts or crafts during this holiday? There are many courses here that may be suitable for your children. Be it Cartoon Pencil Sketching, Art Adventure, Chair Painting, Animation or Scrapbooks, there will be something new and interesting for them to pick up during this holiday. Read more about all Singapore November…

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Singapore School Holiday Workshops and Courses To Learn New Things 2013

Pick Up New Things To Learn During School Breaks   Why not making this holiday a useful one by learning something new? Be it making space-themed inventions and robotics,  Speaking in public, learning to be a model, learning to be a storyteller, learning to be a movie director or learning to do some game programming, there will be something new and interesting for all of us to pick up and learn. Read more about all Singapore November & December School Holiday 2013 Interesting and Fun activities, courses, workshops and programmes. If you find this FREE information useful and the site…

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Singapore School Holidays FREE Shows and Performance– December 2013

Singapore Free Performances and Free Shows for Kids You do not need to spend a single cent for most of the events listed here. Some, you do need to have some conditions such as to spend a certain amount of money on shopping in order to have a photo session with the characters but other than that ALL the shows are FREE!!! Here are some FREE activities that you could bring your children to and give them many laughter. There are many malls that are having free performances that features characters (Ninja Turtle, Thomas The Train, Trash Pack)  from the…

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Singapore Holiday Children School Holidays Programmes and Courses 2013

More than 100 Courses, Workshops, Activities and Fun For Your Family 2013 Holiday is finally here and like many parents, it is a mixed feeling. The holiday is long and soon we will start cracking our heads on how and what to keep our children occupied.  I have compiled a list of activities and programmes that may provide you with a little help on how to occupy your child’s time more meaningfully. Hope this compilation gives you some good ideas. Remember to share this article with someone else if you find it useful    What To Do? Many of these…

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Singapore Weekends Guide–8 Nov 2013

FREE Singapore Weekends Recommendations Things To Do in Singapore For Family Year end School Holidays is here.  For this weekend, kick start the fun for your kids at the Home Team Festival 2013 and the Science Flair at Science Centre’s 35th Anniversary Open House!!! MOST recommendations are FREE!!! Hope you enjoy the recommendations and have a relaxing Weekend! Home Team Festival 2013Editor’s Choice For: Family, Children The Home Team* Festival is a biannual celebration organised by the Ministry of Home Affairs to champion the unique identity of its Home Team. The theme for this year’s Home Team Festival 2013 is “Our…

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Singapore Weekends Guides 1 Nov 2013

FREE Singapore Weekends Recommendations Things To Do in Singapore For Family Happy Deepavali!!!  MOST recommendations are FREE!!! Hope you enjoy the recommendations and have a relaxing Weekend! Free public tours of Nature Ways at Yishun and TampinesEditor’s Choice For: Family, Outdoor In conjunction with the Clean and Green Singapore (CGS) 2014 campaign, NParks is organising free tours to take participants on a guided walk of the Nature Ways in Yishun (2 Nov 2013) and Tampines (3 Nov 2013), where they can spot birds and butterflies and learn more about the plants grown along these green corridors. Nature Ways are routes planted…

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Free Listing for Year End School Holidays Activities and Events 2013

Free Listings Holidays Activities and Programmes 2013 If you running a course or workshop for children and you think will benefits our readers, please send to info@SingaporePlayground.com.   It will be a FREE listing and I will try to feature those.  Please send to me no later than 8th November 2013.   As it is a friendly service, therefore there is no promise that your submission will be published. If you have any great ideas on how to let children spend their holiday time in a more useful way, please leave me a comment below.   Photo:  PamLink

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