It’s an arts and culture bonanza this weekend, with the Singapore Writers Festival kicking off. On top of that, look forward to top-notch theatre and music performances taking place as well.
1. NAC Singapore Writers Festival 2019 – SWF Playground
2 to 10 Nov
Foster a love for language, writing and books with the Singapore Writers Festival’s wide array of family-friendly programmes, from readings and storytelling sessions to workshops and talks by acclaimed authors. Details.
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2. The Gingerbread Man
Till 6 Dec
KC Arts Centre
This high-energy musical about the giant talking cookie who loves to run tells an uplifting tale about the importance of teamwork and friendship. A delightful theatre experience for kids of all ages. More info.
3. SpookyTown 2: The Masquerade Hunt
Till 9 Nov
Haven’t had your fill of Halloween fun? Head to KidZania Singapore, where plenty of cheery Halloween programmes are in store, from an adventure quest and craft activities to ballroom dancing lessons and a family dress-up contest. Learn more.
4. SGSecure Roadshow
1 to 3 Nov, Friday, 5 pm to 9 pm; Saturday & Sunday, 11 am to 9 pm
Test your response, learn skills, how to recognise threats and save lives at the SGSecure Roadshow. The last in the series takes place this weekend at Waterway Point. Find out more here.
5. Seven Worlds, One Planet Asia Launch Event
2 Nov, 7.30 pm to 9 pm
Supertree Grove, Gardens by the Bay
Catch a free sneak preview of BBC Earth’s new highly-anticipated wildlife series, which tells the story of our seven continents and previously unseen wildlife stories from each. Learn more.
2 Nov, 3 pm to 7 pm
Enjoy a fun day out with your best furry friend and find out why they’re also great buds for your heart. Find out more.
7. Fly Me to the Moon by Mus’Art Youth Wind Orchestra
3 Nov, 3 pm to 4 pm
Esplanade Concert Hall
Take a musical journey to space, as the Mus’Art Youth Wind Orchestra enthralls you with a repertoire of luna-inspired compositions. More info.
8. Mozart 36: Concerts for Children by TTK Grand Series
2 to 3 Nov
Discover the magic of Mozart and his highly descriptive musical world through fun and engaging sessions with highly-regarded classical artists. Learn more.
9. Raffles Kidz Jurong West Centre Open House
2 Nov, 10 am to 2 pm
1 Yuan Ching Road, #02-01
Looking for a preschool that offers a bilingual curriculum, a supportive learning environment and lots of room to run and play? Head here to find out more and enjoy fun activities, as well as discounts of up to $800. Details.