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Lorna Whiston Preschool Open House – 30 Sept 2017

Lorna Whiston Preschool Open House – 30 Sept 2017

Join in Lorna Whiston Preschool's Open House to understand how children benefit from our unique curriculum, meet our teachers and explore our superb facilities.
KidsFest 2018 - What the Ladybird Heard

KidsFest! 2018: What the Ladybird Heard

Join the woolly sheep, the hairy hog, the fat red hen and the dainty dog in this brand new stage adaptation of Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks’ colourful farmyard adventure. With live music, puppetry, plenty of audience participation and lots of laughs!

KidsFest! 2018: Ugly Duckling

With a menagerie of mischievous animals, depicted through inventive physicality, and live music that quacks and thrills, this charming production plays with the importance of identity, self-worth and takes us on a journey to discover inner beauty.
Singapore Writers Festival 2017 - SWF for Families 2017

Singapore Writers Festival 2017 – Aram

In this 2017 edition, the National Arts Council (NAC) presents the Singapore Writers Festival (SWF) in the Civic District from 3–12 November with the theme ‘Aram’ (pronounced ah-ruhm). This year’s...
Hairy Maclary and Friends at Kidsfest 2018

KidsFest! 2018: Hairy Maclary and Friends

Join Hairy Maclary and Friends for canine capers and animal adventures, as they bound off the page and onto the stage in this fantastic stage adaptation of the much-loved Hairy Maclary children’s books by Lynley Dodd.
KidsFest 2018: Dinosaur Zoo

KidsFest! 2018: Dinosaur Zoo

Meet awesome prehistoric creatures, from cute baby dinos to some of the largest carnivores and herbivores that have ever walked the planet in this fun, educational and unique performance.
Esplanade Octoburst! 2017

Octoburst! – A Children’s Festival

Octoburst! 2017, held at the Esplanade, invites the young to connect with Mother Nature and the environment through the arts.
KidsFest! 2018: The Gruffalo's Child

KidsFest! 2018: The Gruffalo’s Child

Join the Gruffalo’s Child on her adventurous mission in Tall Stories’ magical, musical adaptation of the much-loved picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.
Mindchamps I Am Proud of You Carnival

“I’m Proud Of You” – A Champion Family Festival

Children’s individual accomplishments big and small should be celebrated, and the “I’m Proud of You” Day movement dedicates a day each year to just that, providing parents with the perfect opportunity to appreciate their children’s little victories.
Lorna Whiston

Lorna Whiston Preschool Open House – 16 Sept 2017

Join us at our Open House to understand how children benefit from our unique curriculum, meet our teachers and explore our superb facilities.
The Gruffalo - KidsFest 2018

KidsFest! 2018: The Gruffalo

Join Mouse on a daring adventure through the deep, dark wood in Tall Stories’ magical, musical adaptation of the classic picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.
Santa’s Little Helper

Santa’s Little Helper

Santa’s Little Helper is a wonderful heart-warming family Christmas show, coming to Singapore directly from the UK.

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Hari Raya Light-Up 2017

Hari Raya Lightup 2017 artist impression

Details

Start:
20 May 2017
End:
7 July 2017
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/HariRayaLightUpSingapore2017/

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Various locations

Singapore

The annual Hari Raya Light-up 2017 (HRLU 2017) will return to Geylang Serai from 20 May to 7 July 2017. Themed “Deepening the kampung spirit”, local and international visitors will be treated to a visual and food fiesta! Over a period of one and a half month, visitors can gather to soak in the festive atmosphere while engaging in the various activities lined up to understand the Malay culture and heritage.

 

Official Light-up and Opening Ceremony
Sat, 20 May 2017
7:30pm – 9:30pm
Field in front of Kembangan-Chai Chee Community Hub, along 11 Jalan Ubi)

Themed “Deepening the kampung spirit”, this year’s light-up is inspired by the intricate motifs on the songket as well as the kampung spirit. Look forward to a wide array of activities, which include a performance by Ramli Sarip, Singapore’s very own “Papa Rock” as well as kompang (drum) and tarian (dance) performances.

 

Street Light-Up
Sat, 20 May – Fri, 7 July 2017
Eve of Hari Raya Puasa: 7pm – 6am
Fridays & Saturdays: 7pm – 2am
Sundays through Thursdays: 7pm – 12mn

Be amazed and treat yourself to a larger-than-life light installations modelled after items traditionally associated with the Malay heritage.

 

Geylang Serai Bazaar
Thu, 25 May – Sat, 24 June 2017
From 11am onwards
In front of the Geylang Serai market, Joo Chiat Complex and along the Haaaig Road and Eunos MRT area

Touted to be the best pasar malam in Singapore, visitors can shop to their heart’s content at the 1000 stalls selling the widest range of traditional goodies such as kuih tart (pineapple tarts) and kuih bangkit (tapioca cookies), decorative items, costumes and many more.

 

Weekly Stage Performances and Moving Screenings
Every Friday to Sunday during the HRLU 2017 (except 26 May & 24 Jun)
7:30pm
Stage @ Kembangan-Chai Chee Community Hub / Open space adjacent to Engku Aman and Sims Avenue
*Admission is free

Gather your close friends and family members and enjoy weekly stage performances such as kompang, Malay dance and karaoke. Popular classic Malay movies such as P. Ramlee movies and Malay classics will also screened to the masses on Saturdays.

 

Cultural Heritage Race 2017 & Cultural Heritage Nite
Sat, 3 Jun 2017
4pm – 8:30pm
Open space adjacent to Engku Aman and Sims Avenue

Participate in a cultural heritage race around Geylang Serai for a chance to explore the various interesting aspects of the Malay heritage and traditions. The winners of the race will be receiving:

1st Prize: $2,000
2nd Prize: $1,000
3rd Prize: $500
7 consolation prizes worth $150 each

To sign up for the Cultural Heritage Race, please contact Ms. Deanise Kwong (Email: Deanise_Kwong@pa.gov.sg) or Geylang Serai Community Club (Tel: 6747 2919)

 

 

 

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FEATURED EVENTS

Lorna Whiston Preschool Open House – 30 Sept 2017

Lorna Whiston Preschool Open House – 30 Sept 2017

Join in Lorna Whiston Preschool's Open House to understand how children benefit from our unique curriculum, meet our teachers and explore our superb facilities.
Hairy Maclary and Friends at Kidsfest 2018

KidsFest! 2018: Hairy Maclary and Friends

Join Hairy Maclary and Friends for canine capers and animal adventures, as they bound off the page and onto the stage in this fantastic stage adaptation of the much-loved Hairy Maclary children’s books by Lynley Dodd.
Lorna Whiston

Lorna Whiston Preschool Open House – 16 Sept 2017

Join us at our Open House to understand how children benefit from our unique curriculum, meet our teachers and explore our superb facilities.
Singapore Writers Festival 2017 - SWF for Families 2017

Singapore Writers Festival 2017 – Aram

In this 2017 edition, the National Arts Council (NAC) presents the Singapore Writers Festival (SWF) in the Civic District from 3–12 November with the theme ‘Aram’ (pronounced ah-ruhm). This year’s...
Mindchamps I Am Proud of You Carnival

“I’m Proud Of You” – A Champion Family Festival

Children’s individual accomplishments big and small should be celebrated, and the “I’m Proud of You” Day movement dedicates a day each year to just that, providing parents with the perfect opportunity to appreciate their children’s little victories.
KidsFest 2018 - What the Ladybird Heard

KidsFest! 2018: What the Ladybird Heard

Join the woolly sheep, the hairy hog, the fat red hen and the dainty dog in this brand new stage adaptation of Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks’ colourful farmyard adventure. With live music, puppetry, plenty of audience participation and lots of laughs!
KidsFest! 2018: The Gruffalo's Child

KidsFest! 2018: The Gruffalo’s Child

Join the Gruffalo’s Child on her adventurous mission in Tall Stories’ magical, musical adaptation of the much-loved picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.
Esplanade Octoburst! 2017

Octoburst! – A Children’s Festival

Octoburst! 2017, held at the Esplanade, invites the young to connect with Mother Nature and the environment through the arts.
Santa’s Little Helper

Santa’s Little Helper

Santa’s Little Helper is a wonderful heart-warming family Christmas show, coming to Singapore directly from the UK.
KidsFest 2018: Dinosaur Zoo

KidsFest! 2018: Dinosaur Zoo

Meet awesome prehistoric creatures, from cute baby dinos to some of the largest carnivores and herbivores that have ever walked the planet in this fun, educational and unique performance.
The Gruffalo - KidsFest 2018

KidsFest! 2018: The Gruffalo

Join Mouse on a daring adventure through the deep, dark wood in Tall Stories’ magical, musical adaptation of the classic picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.

KidsFest! 2018: Ugly Duckling

With a menagerie of mischievous animals, depicted through inventive physicality, and live music that quacks and thrills, this charming production plays with the importance of identity, self-worth and takes us on a journey to discover inner beauty.

Sharing is caring!