There’s a new indoor playground in Horsecity with slides, ball pools, a herb garden and guppies fishing, there’s news of Jurong Bird Park closing, the exhibit Minions are finally opening, and more!
What’s new? We bring you news of a new indoor playground where kids can feed ponies, jump in ball pits and even go guppy “fishing”; Minions themed exhibit A Minion’s point of view finally opens; there’s a new tufting club on the scene (don’t miss our promo code for 15% off); we covet the summer outfits of Lady Sel Boutique; Opening of XCL World Academy (XWA) school visits; Uglyfood has clearance groceries (and get 10% off your first order) and Think Academy International has new September vacation math classes to sign up for!
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Opening of a new exhibition on the theme of Minions!
A Minion Perspective Experience at Resorts World Sentosa opens September 3! This international traveling exhibit is based on the world’s most popular animated film franchise, Despicable Me and Minions from Illumination. There will be eight themed areas, with lots of hands-on activities and life-size characters such as the infamous The Vicious 6, Gru and Dr Nefario, the adorable girls and of course the Minions. Kids will be excited to test out the fart gun (of course) in Gru’s lab, trying out immersive goggles, designing their own Minion, and taking pictures with their favorite characters. There will even be the chance to learn to dance like Balthazar Bratt. Click here for tickets from $25
A Minion Perspective Experience, September 3 – January 2, 2023, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m., Resorts World Sentosa
Impressions Kids Club: indoor playground in Horsecity
Impressions Kids Club, the multi-experience indoor playground is now open at Horsecity. The Kids Club Playzone has three main areas, including an indoor play area with slides, a trampoline, obstacle courses, swings and a ball pit! There is also a nature play area with an herb and vegetable garden and every month there is a special event where the children can harvest, cut and feed carrots to the ponies in the private stables! That’s not all, there is also a sand play area, a mini pond for “kampong fishing” and a Kids Club experience area with a small spa room and a playroom with baby- football, air hockey, billiards and table tennis! Admission to the Impressions Kids Club includes a monthly activity in one of four themes: Creative, Concoction, Experiences or Discovery. Parents in a hurry, you’ll be happy to know that there’s also a drop-off option with babysitting services! Admission starts from $25 for 1 hour for non-members and note that non-slip socks are required.
Lady Sel Boutique: summer clothes and accessories
Think beach style is just for poolside cravings or Bali vacations? Think again ! Lady Sel Boutique offers versatile designs that can be styled and worn whenever and however you want! Inspired by beach destinations, exotic prints and colors, Lady Sel Boutique is an inclusive beach concept brand for all age and gender groups. Think fun and vibrant clothing, accessories, tote bags and beachy home decor, from cushion cover designs to handmade lamp shades. Turn daywear into smart casual wear with the clever addition of their accessories, from handmade headbands to earrings and mini handbag beauties. Whether you’re looking for flowy casual pieces, kaftans or dresses that evoke the spirit of the holidays, we love Lady Sel Boutique’s slogan “Everyone deserves a little piece of heaven!”
Lady Salt Shop,www.ladyselboutique.com
Jurong Bird Park closes on January 3, 2023
Jurong Bird Park is closing on January 3, 2023, as preparations begin to move to a brand new home at Bird Paradise in Mandai Wildlife Sanctuary. From September 3, 2022 to January 3, 2023, meet for An unforgettable flight to celebrate the legacy and rich heritage of Jurong Bird Park. Explore Jurong Bird Park on a staff-curated trail, and also look forward to the launch of a signature nostalgic tour in November, where knowledgeable guides will take you through the history of the park. Reservations for the tour will open on October 19, 2022. A nostalgic dining experience will also launch in November with traditional handcarts selling local hawker dishes and carnival activities to elevate the festive spirit. We’re sad to see this bird park with the famous waterfall and free-flying birds go, but excited to see what the next chapter will bring!
Jurong Bird Park, www.mandai.com
Everytuft: Tufting workshops for young and old
Do you like arts and crafts? Have you ever tried quilting (the art of creating your own unique rug)? Everytuft is a tufting studio that was started by two friends who quit their jobs in pursuit of their dream and shared love for crafting! Tufting workshops at Everytuft are more than just tufting lessons – they provide a community and space for those with the same passion for arts and crafts to share their tufting knowledge and tips. Tufting workshops are theme and goal based. If you are a beginner, start with the 1h30 workshop. There’s even a tufting workshop for kids with the Tiny Tuftie session for kids 10 and under!
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Part of the NYSE-listed TAL Education Group, Think Academy Singapore aims to instill the joy of learning math! Award-winning and experienced teachers from top universities teach interactive online and offline lessons to children aged 5-12. Children learn essential math concepts and develop application skills essential for primary schools and MOE International Schools. This September vacation, look for a range of courses from Calculus Bootcamp (Primary 1), Model Drawing (Primary 2) and Mathematics Competition Selection Test (P1-6). Math is made fun with interactive teaching methods to encourage participation. Kids will have the opportunity to collect badges, crowns and coins, which can be used to redeem exclusive gifts from the Gift Shop. Book a free math skills assessment for your 5-year-old to assess their level of school readiness.
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