Happenings - Films

FILMS

Japan's hottest school idol group will be live-streaming their final performance at Tokyo Dome in Japan, exclusively at Golden Village.

WHERE: 1 Kim Seng Promenade, Great World City, 03-29, GV Grand MRT: Tiong Bahru/Orchard WHEN: March 31, 3 - 8.45pm; April 1, 3 - 9pm ADMISSION: $65 (GV movie club members), $75 (public) TEL: 6653-8100 INFO: gv.com.sg


NATURE

Blossom Beats Floral Display

Admire cherry (sakura) and peach blossoms in a traditional Japanese garden setting.

WHERE: 18 Marina Gardens Drive, Gardens by the Bay, Flower Dome MRT: Bayfront WHEN: Till Sun, 9am - 9pm daily ADMISSION: Usual charges to Flower Dome apply TEL: 6420-6848 INFO: gardensbythebay.com.sg or facebook.com/gardensbythebay


TOURS

Heritage Tour Take a walk through the Tanglin/ Heritage Core of the Gardens. Highlights include the Bandstand, sculptures, Heritage Trees, the Main Gate and Saraca Stream Walk.

WHERE: 1 Cluny Road, Singapore Botanic Gardens, Visitor Services Desk at Nassim Gate MRT: Botanic Gardens WHEN: Tomorrow, 9am ADMISSION: Free with registration TEL: 6471-7361 INFO: Register 15 minutes before the tour. Go to nparks.gov.sg

About Mr Lee Tour By Tribe

Participants on this curated tour will hear the personal story of the late founding Prime Minister, Mr Lee Kuan Yew.

WHERE: Various locations around Singapore. Meet outside Starbucks at Raffles City Shopping Centre MRT: City Hall WHEN: Tomorrow, Sun & Wed, 9.30am - 1pm & 1.30 - 5pm ADMISSION: $56 (adult), $45 (senior citizen aged above 65), $30 (those aged seven to 18) INFO: Register at tribe-tours.com at least two days before the tour. Go to facebook.com/TRIBEholidays


CONTEST

Family Bowl-off

Partner your pre-teen child to compete against other parent-child teams at this bowling event.

WHERE: 1 Pasir Ris Close, Orchid Bowl @ Downtown East MRT: Pasir Ris WHEN: April 10, 2 - 5pm ADMISSION: $15 a team (public), $12 a team (NTUC/nEbO Plus!/ eXplorerkid members) TEL: 6589-1688 INFO: Child must be 12 years old or younger. Register at any Orchid Bowl branch by Thu


PETS

Pet Expo 2016

Highlights at the third edition of this event will include an adoption drive, dog and cat shows, games and contests, hands-on workshops and seminars by pet experts.

WHERE: 1 Expo Drive, Singapore Expo Hall 7 MRT: Expo WHEN: Today - Sun, 11am - 8pm ADMISSION: $4 (one-day pass); $10 (three-day pass) INFO: Tickets from petexposg.com


KIDS

Gakken New Block Building Demonstration

Learn how these building blocks can help develop children's creativity.

WHERE: 391 Orchard Road, Books Kinokuniya Singapore Main Store, Ngee Ann City, Takashimaya Shopping Centre, 04-20 MRT: Orchard WHEN: Tomorrow, 2pm ADMISSION: Free TEL: 6737-5021 INFO: kinokuniya.com.sg

Storytelling Sessions For Children

Storyteller Kamini Ramachandran takes children on a journey through the Treasures Of The World exhibition. Listen to tales of magical creatures, gods and heroes.

Kids can take part in a craft session based on the stories.

WHERE: 93 Stamford Road, National Museum of Singapore, The Salon, Level 1 or Activity Space, Level 3 MRT: Dhoby Ghaut/Bras Basah WHEN: Sun, 1 & 3pm ADMISSION: Free for ticket-holders of the Treasures Of The World exhibition. Each ticket admits one adult & one child aged four - seven. Children must be accompanied by an adult TEL: 6332-3659 INFO: To register, e-mail nhb_nm_lectures@nhb.gov.sg

A Bookish Affair

Take your kids to an interactive storytelling session where they will experience an adventure the character goes through using yoga movements. Children can also have their faces painted and caricatures drawn.

WHERE: 28 Aliwal Street, 1 Aliwal Arts Centre, Music Studio MRT: Bugis WHEN: April 2, 2 - 4.30pm ADMISSION: Free TEL: 6435-0131 INFO: Go to aliwalartscentre.sg

Easter Eggstravaganza

The event returns with a new stage show, An Uneggspected Wedding, a buffet lunch with Easter characters and an Easter egg hunt.

WHERE: 8 Sentosa Gateway, Sentosa, Universal Studios Singapore MRT: HarbourFront WHEN: Till April 17, 10am - 8pm daily, extended park hours to 9pm today - Sun & April 2, 9 & 16 ADMISSION: $79 (adult), $59 (child), $41 (senior citizen), buffet included: $112 (adult), $82 (child), $74 (senior citizen) TEL: 6577-8888 INFO: Tickets from rwsentosa.com/uss


OTHERS

Public Viewing Of Mr Lee Kuan Yew's Figure By Madame Tussauds Singapore

In a tribute to the late founding Prime Minister, Madame Tussauds Singapore will be displaying the figures of Mr Lee Kuan Yew and his wife, Madam Kwa Geok Choo outside its premises for public viewing and photo-taking.

WHERE: 40 Imbiah Road, Sentosa, Imbiah Lookout, Courtyard outside Madame Tussauds Singapore MRT: HarbourFront WHEN: Till Sun, 10am - 9pm daily ADMISSION: Free TEL: 6715-4000 INFO: www2.madametussauds.com/singapore

Interactive Activities At Kinokuniya Liang Court: OrigaME & You!

Learn to fold pop-culture characters such as Pokemon, Sumikkos, Gudetama and DC Comics superheroes at this origami session.

WHERE: 177 River Valley Road, Kinokuniya Liang Court, 03-50 MRT: Clarke Quay WHEN: Sun, 3pm ADMISSION: Free TEL: 6337-1300 INFO: kinokuniya.com.sg

Home-Fix Warehouse Sale 2016

Enjoy up to 80 per cent discounts on power tools, lifestyle products, cleaning products, storage solutions and more.

WHERE: 19 Tai Seng Avenue, Home-Fix Building MRT: Tai Seng WHEN: Till Sun, 10am - 8pm ADMISSION: Free TEL: 6671-9000 INFO: facebook.com/homefix or home-fix.com

R-AEDI Roadshow At Chevron House

Learn about cardio-pulmonary resuscitation and automated external defibrillator, and find out more about the myResponder mobile application at the two-day roadshow.

WHERE: 30 Raffles Place, Chevron House MRT: Raffles Place WHEN: Thu & April 1, 8am - 8pm ADMISSION: Free INFO: raedi.sg

The Singapore Mint At The Singapore International Coin Fair 2016

The Singapore Mint will be taking part at the annual Singapore International Coin Fair.

WHERE: 10 Bayfront Avenue, Marina Bay Sands Expo & Convention Centre, Hall A, Level 1 MRT: Bayfront WHEN: April 1 - 3, 10am - 5pm daily ADMISSION: Free TEL: 6566-2626/6895-0288 INFO: sgcoinfair.com

Bundesliga Fan Fest

Fox Sports Asia will host a live screening of two games - Bayern Munich vs Eintracht and Borussia Dortmund vs Werder Bremen. Football fans can also enjoy German cuisine.

WHERE: 3 River Valley Road, Clarke Quay, Central Fountain Square MRT: Clarke Quay WHEN: April 2, 7pm onwards ADMISSION: Free INFO: facebook.com/foxsportsasia

The Game Of Thrones Experience: Worlds Of Westeros

HBO Asia will hold Game Of Thrones: Ascend The Wall, a virtual reality experience that will take users into the show and to the top of the ice wall featured in the hit series.

WHERE: 2 Orchard Turn, Ion Orchard, Basement 4 Atrium MRT: Orchard WHEN: April 2 - 7, 10am - 10pm ADMISSION: Free TEL: 6238-8228 INFO: ionorchard.com


LAST CALL

SSO: Brahms' Piano Quartet

Singapore Symphony Orchestra's principal horn Han Chang Chou will play Richard Strauss' Second Horn Concerto under the direction of Okko Kamu. The first half will feature Brahms' Academic Festival Overture and the concert closes with Schoenberg's orchestration of Brahms' Piano Quartet.

WHERE: 1 Esplanade Drive, Esplanade Concert Hall MRT: Esplanade/City Hall WHEN: Tomorrow, 7.30pm; 6.30pm (pre-concert talk at library@esplanade) ADMISSION: $16 - $79 TEL: 6348-5555 INFO: sistic.com.sg

P7:1SMA Presents Belon

The show, presented by the new Singapore contemporary dance collective, explores the paradoxical nature of art.

WHERE: 45 Armenian Street, The Substation Theatre MRT: City HallWHEN: Tomorrow & Sun, 8.30pm ADMISSION: $20 (concession); $25 (standard) INFO: p71sma.com/belon. Tickets from belon.peatix.com

Compiled by Callyn Chow, Suneeta Devi & Ronald Kow

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 25, 2016, with the headline 'Happenings - Films'. Print Edition | Subscribe