What’s on this weekend: 21 – 22 October 2017

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This weekend, bust out some dance moves, bond with your kids over games, enter an enchanted forest and more.

Bond with your kids over games
Designed for families with children aged three to six, this workshop aims to strengthen communication and family bonding through music, positive psychology, games and more. At the end of the workshop, you’ll get to take home mindful tools to boost your self-control, focus and communication skills.

21 October 2017, 11am, The School of Positive Psychology. Click here for more information and tickets.

Show off some moves at a dance party
Need some motivation to get moving? Make your way down to everybody da:ns now at the Esplanade and let the infectious beats take over. Inspired by the bright colours and MTV look of the 90s, this art installation as dance party is a great way to bust out some moves! Suitable for children aged six and above.

20 – 29 October 2017, 4pm – midnight, Esplanade Festival Corner. Find out more here.

Enjoy music from the films of Hayao Miyazaki
Fans of Hayao Miyazaki, don’t miss this concert featuring music from the acclaimed animator’s films, such as My Neighbour Totoro, Spirited Away and Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind. The NUS Wind Symphony will be performing in celebration of its 50th anniversary. Dress up as your favourite character and make it a memorable concert in the park!

22 October 2017, 5pm, Singapore Botanic Gardens, Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage. Click here for more details.

Step into an enchanted forest
In artist Samantha Lee’s The Enchanted Tree House, children are encouraged to explore a magical forest and navigate obstacles like a labyrinth and river. Through the adventures of forest animals, your child can learn about friendship and courage. Recommended for children 100cm and below.

On-going, all day, National Gallery Singapore, Keppel Centre for Art Education. Find out more here.

Take part in a Halloween-themed role-play
KidZania comes to Changi City Point for a special Halloween event this October! Have your face painted for free, get KidZania tickets at discounted prices, and take part in fun spooky role-playing activities.

16 – 22 October 2017, noon – 9pm, Changi City Point, Basement 1 Atrium. Click here for more information.

Bring out your child’s artistic side
All tykes are welcome at The Artground’s interactive visual arts exhibition, Down the Rabbit Hole! Nurture your child’s green thumb with gardening activities, bring out their artistic side with craft sessions, introduce them to storytelling and explore art appreciation through dance. No registration is required, and activities are on a first-come, first-served basis. Great for children up to 12 years.

21 – 29 October 2017, 10am, The Artground. Check out the programme lineup here.

Trip the light fantastic at Sentosa
As part of its Bright Nights programme, Sentosa has lined up a series of exciting activities for all to enjoy. See the Merlion transformed into a dazzling neon spectacle, get a cool UV tattoo, take part in light painting and doodle on an interactive wall.

20 October – 12 November 2017, various timings, various locations around Sentosa. View the programme lineup here.

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