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A NEW BEGINNING

Travel back in time in this interactive drama workshop to post-war Singapore and interact with characters from the past. Suitable for children aged nine to 12. Part of Children's Season 2015.

Where: Memories at Old Ford Factory, 351 Upper Bukit Timah Road MRT: Bukit Batok When: Today, 10 - 11.30am, 12.30 - 2pm, 2.30 - 4pm Admission: Free with registration Tel: 6462-6724 Info: To register, e-mail paramjeet_singh@ nlb.gov.sg with your name, age, contact number and preferred timeslot. Maximum of 25 participants a session.


 LEGO BUILD. PLAY. FUN.

Take part in a series of fun challenges with Lego Ninjago Battle Dojo and friendship-bonding moments with Lego Friends. Also, get your hands on the latest Lego toys.

Where: Raffles City Atrium, Level 3, 252 North Bridge Road MRT: City Hall When:Today, 10.30am - 10pm Admission: Free Info:www.facebook.com/LegoSingapore


 BUILD A LIGHTHOUSE

At this workshop, children learn to build a lighthouse using recycled materials and discover the role of lighthouses in the safe navigation of ships in and out of ports. A maximum of 20 children are allowed for each session. Part of Children's Season 2015.

Where: Singapore Maritime Gallery, Marina South Pier, 31 Marina Coastal Drive MRT: Marina South Pier When: Today, 3pm Admission: Free with registration Info: To register, e-mail enquiries@maritimegallery.sg or call 6325-5707


 MARITIME SINGAPORE - DISCOVERY JOURNEY

Learn about how Singapore transformed from a trading post into a major global hub port, and the vibrancy and dynamics of the maritime industry. Part of Children's Season 2015.

Where: Singapore Maritime Gallery, Marina South Pier, 31 Marina Coastal Drive MRT: Marina South Pier When: Today, 9am - 5.30pm Admission: Free Tel: 6325-5707 Info: www.maritimegallery.sg


 GUNDAM DOCKS AT SINGAPORE

One of the largest Gundam exhibitions outside Japan, the approximately 4,000 sq m showcase will include more than 200 models from the series, based on space war and machines that sparked off the genre of robotic anime.

Where: Takashimaya Square, B2 and Ngee Ann City Civic Plaza, 391 Orchard Road MRT: Orchard When: Today, 10am - 9.30pm Admission: Free Info: www.gundamdocks.sg


 BOND AND LEARN ETIQUETTE WITH YOUR KIDS

At this interactive event, parents and their children bond and learn about social etiquette through activities and games. Suitable for children aged three to eight.

Where: HDB Hub Convention Centre, 480 Lorong 6 Toa Payoh MRT: Toa Payoh When: July 25, 10 - 11.30am Admission: $50 a pair (sign up by July 11); $100 (usual price) Tel: 8228-9686 Info: To register, e-mail your child's name, address, date of birth and gender and your contact number to krystaltan@krystalcharm.com


ONCE UPON A TIME IN ASIA: THE ANIMAL RACE

Discover interesting animal facts using the five senses - from learning about animal poop to exploring the symbolism of animals in other Asian traditions through stories. This exhibition for children aged five to nine and the young at heart features interactive ensembles inspired by objects in the collection of the Asian Civilisations Museum that draw on artists' visions of animals in art across many cultures. Supported by Science Centre Singapore.

Where: Asian Civilisations Museum, 1 Empress Place MRT: City Hall/Raffles Place When: Till Aug 16, 10am - 5pm Admission: Free Tel: 6332-7798 Info: www.acm.org.sg

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