Fun with Dad

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It's Father and Child bonding time!

DADs! Join in a series of fun activities by our partners to bond with your children over this season! MUMs! Sign them up for some me-time for yourselves!

Refer to our full schedule of events below:

Be a DJ Mixing Workshop

Get a taste of being a DJ by discovering the secrets to choosing and mixing dance tracks. Learn from highly-experienced and inspiring tutors from the Ministry of DJs. Students will be equipped with the basic fundamentals of DJing, the technique of mixing 2 tracks seamlessly, and record a mix. Max of 2 pairs per session for an intimate learning experience!

Organiser: Ministry of DJs
Venue: 6 Claymore Hill, Claymore Plaza #06-01
Age Group: 5 years old and above
Fees per pair: $120
Dates: 18 May to 15 June 2019
Time: To be arranged
Registration: Ministry of DJs (Whatsapp : 97488811 or email enquiries@ministryofdjs.com.sg)
Website: ministryofdjs.com.sg

Stand Up Paddling Workshop

This activity provides the father and child an opportunity to learn a new life skill while enjoying the coastal waters of Singapore. The 2-hour programs are instructor led, in small groups and will be adjusted to maximise engagement, learning and fun.

Programs Available:
(a) Father with child under 8 years old. Both will be in 1 SUP board which they can paddle and explore together.
(b) Father with child above 8 years old. Father and child will be on separate boards paddling alongside.

Organiser: Singapore Paddle Club
Venue: (a) Ohana Beach House @ Pasir Ris (weekends only) or (b) Constant Wind @ Changi (daily).
Age Group: 3 years old and above comfortable in water
Fees per pair: $45 (child below 8 years old) / $90 (child above 8 years old)
Dates: 19 May to 15 June 2019
Time: To be arranged
Registration: event@scf.org.sg or Amelia @ 63446337
Website: www.singaporepaddleclub.com

Body Combat Workshop

Step into a BODYCOMBAT workout and you’ll punch and kick your way to fitness, burning up to 740 calories* along the way. This high-energy martial-arts inspired workout is totally non-contact and there are no complex moves to master. A LES MILLS™ instructor will challenge you to up the intensity and motivate you to make the most of every round. You’ll release stress, have a blast and feel like a champ. 

Organiser: 1Fiesta
Venue: 261 Waterloo Street #03-29
Age Group: 7-16 years old
Fees per pair: $10
Dates: Sat 18 & 25 May, 1,8 & 15 Jun 2019
Time: 11.15am – 12.15pm
Registration: walk-in or info@1fiesta.com.sg
Website: 1fiesta.com.sg

Race Car Engineering with Dads

Build and race your very own race car! Discover how to use physics and engineering concepts to push the limited of what it means to go fast. Father and child will learn how to build, customize, and tune every part of their car wheels, motors and even the transmission for ultimate speed. They will take part in a championship race to determine who is the fatest of them all! A great bonding activity! Your child may even discover a new found interest in the subject of Engineering.

Organiser: Witty Mitty
Venue: Between the lines @ No. 17 Lor Kilat, #01-08 Kilat Court
Age Group: 5-10 years old
Fees per pair: $60
Dates: Sat 25 May, 1 & 8 Jun 2019
Time: 3-5pm
Registration: www.wittymitty.com or May Chua @ 96454188
Website: www.wittymitty.com

Make a Father's Day Card with Paper Quill (Special needs children are welcome

Learn to make a special Father’s Day card with quilling technique, which is simply rolled up strips of paper! Its easy even for little fingers but you’ll be amazed at the finished product! Workshop comes with a snack and drink for each father and child. Workshop is held by a volunteer crafter, with all fees donated to My NoNNa’s, a social enterprise who hires persons with handicap and special needs.

Organiser: My NoNNa’s
Venue: SUTD, 8 Somapah Road, Blk 2, #01-203
Age Group: 4 years old and above
Fees per pair: $20
Dates: Sat 18 May, Tue 4 Jun 2019
Time: 3-4pm (session 1) & 4-5pm (session 2)
Registration: rynare@gmail.com
Website: www.facebook.com/mynonnas

Baking Cheesy Shepherd's Pie Workshop

Nothing brings family together the same way food does. We seek to bringmore children into the kitchen to explore the workd of foods, ingredients, getting their hands dirty – and of course, to savour the fruits of their labour! The kitchen is a treasure trove of lessons, and we want to share them with every father and child!

Organiser: The Little Things
Venue: 244N Upper Thompson Road
Age Group: 4-12 years old
Fees per pair: $32 & $28 (additional child)
Dates: Sun 2 & 9 Jun 2019
Time: 1.00pm – 2.30pm
Registration: thelittleemail@gmail.com or Emily @64563140
Website: littlethings.sg

Play.Craft.Sing Playdate

Theme : Under the Sea! Let’s go on an exciting adventure with Dads under the sea! We will explore the ocean with Maria in the story and pretend to be various sea creatures using our bodies! I-SPY sensory bin for the little hands and BIG hands to spot as many sea animals as possible with the help of picture cards. Lots of music and movement for Dads and kids to have a great bonding time! Last but not least, every pair will get to bring home a DIY sensory aquarium made from recycled materials!

Organiser: Art of Hygge
Venue: SengKang Riverside Park
Age Group: 15 months to 4 years old
Fees per pair: $20 & $10 (additional child)
Dates: Sat 1 Jun 2019
Time: 9-11am
Registration: art.of.hygge@gmail.com or Huiyun @ 86007836
Website: www.facebook.com/art.of.hygge

Baking Sweet Breads (Egg Mayo & Hot Dog Bun)

Fun-filled bread making class by friendly and experienced coach who conducts in a small group with maximum of 4 pairs of father and child. Participants will go through the entire bread making process, from weighing ingredients, kneading and proofing the dough, to shaping and baking. Bring home all-time favourites hot dog and egg mayo buns for tea time!

Organiser: JusBaking Class
Venue: 107 Rivervale Walk
Age Group: 7 years old and above
Fees per pair: $100 & $20 (additional child)
Dates: Sat 25 May & Mon 10 Jun 2019
Time: 9.30am – 1pm
Registration: Sweet Bread – Dads for Life 1 (promo code: dadsforlife)
Website: www.jusbakingclass.com

Cookie Making Workshop (For Special Needs children only)

Special class for children with special needs! Learn to make yummy cookies from scratch using a less-sugar recipe. Hands on workshop with cookies to bring home (if any are left!). Workshop will be conducted by chef at My NoNNa’s, a social enterprise who hires persons with handicap and special needs. This special workshop will be attended by Centre for Fathering Patron, Mr Tan Chuan-Jin, Speaker of Parliament.

Organiser: My NoNNa’s
Venue: SUTD, 8 Somapah Road, Blk 2, #01-203
Age Group: Children with special needs 5 years old and above
Fees per pair: $25 
Dates: Sun 26 May 2019 ONLY
Time: 2-5pm 
Registration: rynare@gmail.com
Website: www.facebook.com/mynonnas

Cookie Making Workshop

Learn to make yummy cookies from scratch using a less-sugar recipe. Hands on workshop with cookies to bring home (if any are left!). Workshop will be conducted by chef at My NoNNa’s, a social enterprise who hires persons with handicap and special needs. Have fun and support a worthy cause at the same time!

Organiser: My NoNNa’s
Venue: SUTD, 8 Somapah Road, Blk 2, #01-203
Age Group: Children with special needs 5 years old and above
Fees per pair: $25 
Dates: Fri 31 May & Sat 1 Jun 2019
Time: 2-5pm 
Registration: rynare@gmail.com
Website: www.facebook.com/mynonnas

I Walk, I Shoot (Natural Heritage)

“I walk, I shoot” is a half day programme, that allows participants to go on a trail in a part of Singapore to capture unique sights on their cameras. Participants will be in groups of 10 with 1 facilitator. The groups will then submit their photographs and the group with the best images will win a prize. Minimum participation is 40 pax.

Organiser: HPB
Venue: Punggol (exact meeting point will be advised)
Age Group: 5 years old and above, able to walk long distances
Fees per pair: Free!
Dates: Sat 8 Jun 2019 ONLY 
Time: 9am – 12pm
Registration: carrielim@minmed.sg or Carrie @ 64162942
Website: Nil

Fun Resin Table Workshop

It’s all hands on board as you put the little ones to work with you to create a truly unique table for the living room or bedroom. Make wonderful memories as everyone channels their inner artists and have fun experimenting with an exciting variety of mediums such as colour pigments, inks and glitter in resin. Receive a polaroid photo of father and child as a keepsake of this creative experience!

Organiser: Room to Imagine 
Venue: 395 Jalan Besar #04-01 
Age Group: 7 years old and above 
Fees per pair: $150 & $40 (additional child) 
Dates & Time: Sat 1 Jun (10.30am-12pm) & Fri 14 Jun (7-9pm) 2019
Registration: roomtoimagine.sg/product/family-fun-resin-table-workshop/ (promo code: dadsforlife)
or email hello@roomtoimagine.sg
Website: roomtoimagine.sg

Fire Fighter Playdate

A wonderful father-child bonding playdate! First, music and movement where the little ones will sing and dance with the fire engine props. Next, a bean bag tossing activity to bring down the fire. Then, an obstacle course to save lives and put out the fire. Next, a relaxing sensory tray for the little ones. Finally, a father and child messy paint craft work to end a fun session.

Organiser: Jollidates
Venue: Bishan Park 
Age Group: 18 months to 5 years old
Fees per pair: $25 
Dates: Sun 2 Jun 2019 ONLY
Time: 11.00am – 12.00noon
Registration: www.jollidates.com or jollidates@gmail.com
Website: www.jollidates.com & www.facebook.com/jollidatessg

Build Your Own Medieval Catapult

Bond with your kids in this high adrenalin hands-on workshop! Each father and child pair will co-create a medieval catapult, and compete against each other in a shoot-out competition! There will also be purpose-designed games and activities to enhance communications and bonding between you and your child. (1) Ice-breaker and Bonding games (2) Create your own catapult (3) Shooting Competition (4) Wrap up and show of thanks

Organiser: MAKE
Venue: MAKE – #01-04 Sin Ming Plaza Tower 2 
Age Group: 6 to 12 years old
Fees per pair: $90
Dates: Wed 5 Jun 2019
Time: 10.00am – 1.00pm
Registration: www.makelearning.com/catapult
Website: www.makelearning.co

Let's Have Fun! (For Special Needs children only)

Special session for fathers and their special needs children. Conquer the obstacles at SAFRA Kidz Amaze, while fathers get more information on topics by therapists. Programme : – Father and child bonding activities, networking, Sharing of a Dad’s journey, Talk on Building connection between father and child – a language development approach, lots of food, goodie bags and free play at Kidz Amaze!

Organiser: Olive Tree Development Center
Venue: SAFRA Toa Payoh – Kidz Amaze
Age Group: 18 months to 7 years old
Fees per pair: $15 (UP $30)
Dates: Fri 7 Jun 2019
Time: 10.00am – 1.00pm
Registration: Call 6252 5200 or Whatsapp 82390552
Website: olive-tree.sg

Crumbly Cupcakes Workshop

Learn to make crumbly cupcakes from scratch. Hands on workshop with cupcakes to bring home (if any are left!). Fee includes all ingredients, tools, plus a drink for both dad and child to go with their yummy cupcakes. Workshop will be conducted by chef at My NoNNa’s, a social enterprise who hires persons with handicap and special needs. Have fun and support a worthy cause at the same time!

Organiser: My NoNNa’s
Venue: SUTD, 8 Somapah Road, Blk 2, #01-203
Age Group: 5-16 years old
Fees per pair: $25 
Dates: Fri 7 Jun & Sat 8 Jun 2019
Time: 3-5pm 
Registration: rynare@gmail.com
Website: www.facebook.com/mynonnas

Pizza Making Workshop

Enjoy a hands-on session with Jamie’s Italian MasterChefs as you and your child become chefs for the day, making your very own pizza! Also learn how our chefs make fresh pasta every single morning to make Jamie’s Italian’s signature pasta dishes. Enjoy the fruits of your labour as your pizza comes out piping hot from the oven! Min 10 pairs, max 14 pairs.

Organiser: Jamie’s Italian Singapore
Venue: Vivo City #01-165/167
Age Group: 4 years old and above
Fees per pair: $35++
Dates: Sat 8 Jun & Fri 14 Jun 2019
Time: 3-5pm
Registration: sales@jamiesitalian.sg
Website: www.jamieoliver.com/italian/singapore/restaurants/vivo-city/

I'm A Little Explorer! Playdate

An outdoor forest class, let’s bring our kids back into the woods to experience the true beauty and nature and feel safe and at ease with it. There will be creative nature activities, craft work, sing along and kids yoga based on a theme!

Organiser: Art of Hygge
Venue: SengKang Riverside Park
Age Group: 15 months to 4 years old
Fees per pair: $20 & $10 (additional child)
Dates: Sat 25 May & 8 Jun 2019
Time: 9-11am
Registration: art.of.hygge@gmail.com or Huiyun @ 86007836
Website: www.facebook.com/art.of.hygge

Let's Race Our Dragster!

An all-time favourite! Great bonding time for dad and child as you build and programme the dragster together. Watch your child’s eyes light up when the motorised robots come to life! There is a high adrenaline rush close to the session as each dad and child pair gets to race their creation to the finishing line!

Organiser: Bricks 4 Kidz
Venue: Toa Payoh SAFRA #01-03
Age Group: 4.5 years old and above
Fees per pair: $45 & $35 (additional child)
Dates: Sat 8 Jun 2019 ONLY 
Time: 1.30-3pm
Registration: www.bricks4kidz.com.sg
Website: www.bricks4kidz.com.sg

Move that Mabot!

Mabot, a modular robot kit that combines education and entertainment for kids and adults to spark their imagination, with hands-on learning, teamwork, and fun. Each Mabot kit is an incredible robotic system that allows kids to use modular components to create robots and unique functions such as moving, sensing the surroundings and interacting with the environment.

Organiser: Takashimaya and Streamcast
Venue: Takashimaya, Level 3, Rose Room (beside Customer Service)
Age Group: 6 years old and above
Fees per pair: $5 (proceeds will be donated to Centre for Fathering)
Dates: Sat 8 Jun & Sun 9 Jun 2019 
Time: 11am (1st session), 2pm (2nd session), 4pm (3rd session), 6pm (4th session)
Registration: http://bit.ly/MabotFD
Website: Nil

Jungle Run Walk Edition

Overcome obstacles around our 3km jungle course and take time to enjoy the great outdoors together. Come and be removed from the hussle and bustle of Singapore by strolling along the trail swamped with a variety of indigenous flora, set within a deep 800m long ravine, beneath a high canopy of trees. You will be surprised just how free you will actually feel.

Organiser: Centaurs Sports Park
Venue: Turf City, 200 Turf Club Road
Age Group: 6 years old and above
Fees per pair: $70 – $110 (for group)
Dates: Sun 9 Jun 2019 ONLY
Time: 8am onwards
Registration: www.junglerun.sg
Website: www.junglerun.sg

Baking Sweet Breads (Coffee Bun & Cheese Roll)

Fun-filled bread making class by friendly and experienced coach who conducts in a small group with maximum of 4 pairs of father and child. Participants will go through the entire bread making process, from weighing ingredients, kneading and proofing the dough, to shaping and baking. Bring home all-time favourites Coffee Bun and Cheese Roll for tea time!

Organiser: JusBaking Class
Venue: 107 Rivervale Walk
Age Group: 7 years old and above
Fees per pair: $100 & $20 (additional child)
Dates: Thu 13 Jun 2019 ONLY
Time: 9.30am – 1pm
Registration: Sweet Bread – Dads for Life 2 (promo code: dadsforlife)
Website: www.jusbakingclass.com

DADs for Life Overnight Camp

Our most popular overnight father and child camp is back again! Come spend a day with your child completing exciting activities, and sharing a tent at night, in the outdoors (but covered)! Discover another side of each other as you put up the tent together and gaze at stars till you fall asleep. Limited to first 200 pairs of father and child only. Dinner and breakfast will be provided. Be fast, we were fully booked in 2 weeks from launch in 2018!

Organiser: Centre for Fathering
Venue: SportsHub 100plus Promenade
Age Group: 4 years old and above
Fees per pair: $150 (including tent & 2 meals)
Dates & Time: Sat 15 Jun (2pm) to Sun 16 Jun (8am) 2019 
Registration: Open from 1 Jun
Website: To be confirmed

Spaghetti & Meatball Pie Workshop

A hands-on session for father and child, learn to make spaghetti and meatball pie from scratch, with recipe, ingredients and guidance from our resident Chef.

Organiser: OUE Downtown F&B
Venue: 6A Shenton Way, Downtown Gallery, #03-02/03
Age Group: 6 years old and above
Fees per pair: $60 & $25 (additional child)
Dates: Sat 15 Jun 2019 ONLY 
Time: 10.30am – 1.30pm
Registration: 62240355 or email socialkitchen@oue.com.sg
Website: www.facebook.com/ouesocialkitchen/

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