Workshops, Classes & Courses

A five-week course, running on Tuesday evenings from 12 April to 10 May, reviewing the most important European visual arts movement of the 18th and 19th centuries.
Straits Family Sundays 2017 from Sun 12th Mar to Sun 10th Dec
Explore the colourful world of Peranakans. Make arts and crafts based on the museum's collection, or go on a special, themed tour of the galleries. Dress up with the whole family in a batik shirt or sarong kebaya, and enjoy a fun-filled Sunday at the Peranakan Museum. Free admission.2017 dates:9 Apr...
Three-hour workshop in which kids and parents can explore light and how to work with it to make all sorts of science-based things.
Objectifs Scriptwriting Workshop (Apr/May) from Tue 4th Apr to Tue 9th May
Workshop for the beginner screenwriter set over six sessions, in which participants look at the key elements behind a successful film. Subjects covered include structure, storytelling, dialogue and character profiles.Workshop dates: 4, 11, 18, 25 Apr & 2, 9 MayClick here for details.
Stargazing @ Science Centre from Sun 1st Jan to Thu 30th Nov
Stargazers can visit the Science Centre from January right through to November to check out the night sky in close range. With its close proximity to the equator, the Science Centre Observatory is in the best position for a great view.Monthly viewings (19:30-23:00):Jan-Mar: Venus & MarsApr: Mars...
Tinker Camp @ Science Centre from Fri 16th Jun to Sat 17th Jun
Children aged 9-12 will love this two-day workshop designed to bring out the tinker in each one. Kids can get their hands on real tools like drills and hand saws, all under expert supervision.For further details click hereRegister by sending your filled out booking form via email.Pic from Scien...
Singapore Mindfulness Retreat 2017 from Sun 7th May to Wed 10th May
A retreat on the southern shores of Singapore, giving participants the chance to slow down, zone out and find harmony. Jointly led by Thai Plum Village International Practice Center and Joyful Garden Community of Mindful Living, the retreat is held at City Beach Resort.Keep your eye on the website f...
A morning visit to Redhill, where The Enabling Village project is a space for people with disabilities to enjoy learning, working and freedom of movement.Optional lunch at Sapling Restaurant follows the tour. Register for the event here
The 'Hill of Pots' - or Bukit Pasoh - is an area in Chinatown that is history rich and perfect for a morning wander. Discover shophouses, clan houses and clubs, plus places of worship and more.Optional lunch at Sapling Restaurant follows the tour. Register for the event here
Colourful half-hour storytelling sessions run at the National Museum building throughout May and June, with Prof Beth Fredericks and Prof Wong Seet Fun leading the tale-telling. There are crafts and activities to take part in after the sessions, so make sure you stay on and get stuck in!Session time...
This Saturday workshop hosted by the Malay Heritage Centre (but run by Singapore Tyler Printer Institute) guides participants through the detail of dry point printing. Tickets from here
The Gallery workshop run continues with this colourful introduction to marbling techniques, with Yayoi Kusama as inspiration. Tickets from the Gallery and sistic
Have you ever thought about guiding in a museum? The latest Public Information Meeting for Friends of the Museums is coming to Singapore Art Museum this August. Come along for the morning and see what's involved, hear about the different museums, and sign yourself up for a guiding course. Bring a fr...
Objectifs Workshop: Chasing Light from Sat 29th Apr to Sat 6th May
Saturday workshop in two parts, in which participants take tips from travel photographer Deanna Ng, shooting during crucial times such as sunrise and sunset, to better their understanding of light.Workshop dates: Sat 29 Apr & Sat 6 May
Two residencies are up for grabs for 2017's Singapore Creative Writing Residency, one for a Singaporean writer and then an international resident. If you are a published writer, a citizen or PR of Singapore (for the local role) and are not enrolled as a full-time student, then you can apply by downl...
Act 3 Academy Drama Classes from Thu 5th Jan to Sun 19th Nov
For children aged 18months through to the teen years, these workshops are a fun way of learning about drama, building confidence, and making friends. Workshops are split into age groups and take place throughout the year, from January to November. Click the link for schedule and course details.
Act 3 Drama Workshops: It Might Be An Apple from Mon 9th Jan to Fri 26th May
To suit children from Nursery 2 to Kindergarten 2, these 90-minute workshops follow the story of an apple in many guises. Small children will enjoy learning to use their imagination in a fun and inventive setting.
Three-hour workshop for children (and parents) aged 6 and up, whereby participants learn about levers and pulleys, electronics and hydraulics - all the ways in which they can make things move.
Singapore International Festival of Arts 2017 from Wed 28th Jun to Sat 9th Sep
This year's theme is Enchantment, and the line-up has the classic varied programme of theatre, dance, drama and music, including the Kronos Quartet, Dragonflies, Germinal, The Nature Museum and more.Tickets from sistic
Whizz Kidz Themed Holiday Camps 2017 from Mon 10th Apr to Fri 4th Aug
Whizz Kidz holiday camps have been running for many years, are well established, organised and educational camps hosted in world-class facilities. Teams of instructors who are qualified, trained, and excellent with children and - most importantly - first aid certified will supervise the ch...
Promises Academy Diploma in Counselling Every Tue, Fri from Tue 22nd Nov to Tue 16th May
This course is for anyone wanting to gain the skills needed to help individuals through counselling, offering classroom and skills-based learning from experts in the field.The course takes place over two semesters:Semester 1: 22 Nov-17 Feb, Tues & Fri, 19:00-22:00Semester 2: 28 Feb-16 May, Tues...
Act 3 Drama Workshops: The Storybook Knight from Mon 9th Jan to Fri 26th May
These 90-minute workshops are for children in Nursery 2 to Kindergarten 2, following the story of Leo, a boy destined to become a knight. Or so his parents think...  Small children will enjoy learning to use their imagination in a fun and inventive setting.
A three-day meeting for writers and illustrators to get inspired and discuss work and techniques. Meet existing peers and contacts or make new ones at Singapore's National Library Building.
Marina Mandarin Singapore hosts this Mother's Day workshop and symposium day aimed at helping women learn more about better health. Experts discuss heart-related health matters and teach the audience how to whip up the perfect healthy bento box.SCHEDULE:Symposium only: 10:30-12:30Symposium and Bento...
A nine-session workshop helping participants hone their art writing skills. The three sections cover various methods and techniques, writing exercises and seminars.Course schedule: PART ONE - Mon 17 Apr 19:00-20:30 / Mon 24 & Tue 25 Apr 19:00-22:00PART TWO - Tue 2 May 19:00-20:30 / Mon 8 &a...
Objectifs Studio Photography Workshop from Tue 16th May to Tue 23rd May
An introductory workshop for those wanting to learn more about photographic studio lighting, including demonstrations, practicals and expert advice. The workshop takes place on 16, 20 and 23 May at the following times:Tue 16 May: 19:30-22:00Sat 20 May: 12:30-18:30Tue 23 May: 19:30-22:00