Brighton Montessori: Donate a Book and Change a Life in October

Mast Head

What do you do with books your kids have outgrown?

In the month of October, you can donate the books to children overseas as part of Brighton Montessori’s book collection drive.

Organised in conjunction with Brighton Montessori’s 20th anniversary, the book donation initiative aims to collect over 3,000 children’s books for schools, community libraries and orphanages overseas.

To mark the occasion, a charity event, Donate a Book, Change a Life, will be held on 3 October 2015, 1 pm to 4pm at Brighton Montessori, Great World City.

Activities planned for the day include story-themed game booths, hourly story dramatisation, mandarin storytelling, music and movement, and craft stations conducted by Brighton’s own teachers.

Donate A Book

Brighton Montessori has partnered with local group, Help a Child, Donate a Book, for the distribution of the books. Since 2013, Help a Child, Donate a Book has been distributing books to children in countries such as Cambodia, Myanmar, China, Sri Lanka, West Timor and Nepal. http://www.help-a-child-donate-a-book.net

While all children’s books are welcomed, the drive targets children’s books for ages 0 to 8 years old. Used books are accepted but those in slightly better condition are appreciated.

Donate A Book

Books can be dropped off at Donate a Book, Change a Life on 4 October, or at any Brighton Montessori branch from Monday to Friday, 7.30 am to 6 pm, and Saturday, 9 am to 12 pm, in the month of October.

Story continues below...





GOT TO CATCH 'EM ALL: Pokemon Spotted in the Shopping Malls!


HOT AIR BALLOON ADVENTURES: Take to the Air at this Shopping Mall


SCHOOL HOLIDAYS: Fun-filled things to do in November and December 2018


CARNIVAL IN THE EAST: Bumper Boats, Drum Walker and Prizes To Be Won!





Story continues...

Get more information here.

Donate-a-Book, Change a Life Charity Event

Saturday, 3 October 2015
1 pm to 4 pm
Brighton Montessori Great World City, 1 Kim Seng Promenade, #02-41A, Singapore 237994

Editor’s Update: In the unlikely event that a closure of preschools is announced on Saturday, 3 October 2015, due to the haze, the event will be postponed to another date. If you are uncertain, please call Brighton Montessori at 6235 1980 on Saturday to confirm if the event is expected to carry on.

Change A Life

Sharing is caring!
8 Shopping Mall Activities And Shows Taking Place During The December School Holidays 2018

8 Shopping Mall Activities And Shows Taking Place During The December School Holidays 2018

The December school holidays 2018 are here! With everyone in the festive mood, many will also be hitting the shops ahead of the upcoming...

The Majestic: Experience 1920s Luxury In Malacca With The Family

For those who enjoy a quiet holiday in understated luxury, The Majestic Malacca is a gem. The beautifully refurbished 1920s Straits Settlement mansion previously owned...


SCHOOL HOLIDAYS: Fun-filled things to do in November and December 2018


GOT TO CATCH 'EM ALL: Pokemon Spotted in the Shopping Malls!


CARNIVAL IN THE EAST: Bumper Boats, Drum Walker and Prizes To Be Won!


HOT AIR BALLOON ADVENTURES: Take to the Air at this Shopping Mall



TRAVEL BACK IN TIME: Ancient Inventions and Amazing Lights


FEATURED LISTINGS

LATEST NEWS: From Little Day Out