Watch the legend of Redhill come alive
Experience the beloved folktale of Redhill through this interactive play presented by Huayi Chinese Festival of Arts! A group of villagers live a happy and peaceful life, until one day they are attacked by a school of fierce swordfish. Can your child band together with other children to save them? Through active participation and craft activities, they will learn about teamwork, problem-solving techniques and responsibility. Recommended for children aged six to 11.
23 – 28 February 2018, various timings, Esplanade Annexe Studio. Get your tickets here.
Learn about the traditions and myths of Chinese New Year
Want to know why people exchange red packets and hang red decorations during Chinese New Year? Come hear storyteller Veronne Tan share her stories about Chinese New Year, and delve into traditions and myths associated with this festive occasion.
24 February 2018, 11am – 2pm, The Salon, Level 1, National Museum of Singapore. Register here.
Have a dog day out
Celebrate the Year of the Dog with a trip to the Lunar Pets Fiesta! Enjoy a lively day out with your furry friend with a best-dressed competition, 2km fundraising walkathon and free pet health check-ups.
24 February 2018, 9am – 3pm, The Float@Marina Bay. Visit the Facebook page for more information.
Indulge in family fun at the museum
Indulge in family fun at Saturdays@ACM this weekend. This Saturday’s theme revolves around the dog and you can look forward to interactive performances, and the chance to make and bring home your own masterpiece.
24 February 2018, 10am – 7pm, Asian Civilisations Museum. View the programme here.
Make a cool lion hand puppet that lights up
Have fun and bond with your child while learning to make a cool lion hand puppet with LED eyes using circuit stickers, paper, felt and yarn.
24 February 2018, 10.30am, 2pm and 4.30pm, Esplanade Rehearsal Studio. Click here to find out more.
Turn paper into coasters
Go green and give used paper a new lease of life by turning them into coasters in this upcycling workshop. Great for ages five and above.
24 February 2018, 10.30am – 12.30pm, Tampines Regional Library, PIXEL Labs@NLB, Level 4. Register here.