Fun classes for kids in Singapore
Sunday, 15 Jul 2012
Get your babes bouncing, tots tumbling, and munchkins making music at these fab classes for tiny tots.
They’re great for meeting other parents too.
Go, go, go!
Gymboree offers fun classes for little ones that build creativity, confidence, and friendships (for mums and dads too). Play and Learn classes are the most popular, but there’s also art, music, sports and even classes where you can bring all your children – if you dare! Ages 0-5
We love: Parachute time, as the babies get so excited
Where: Gymboree, Tanglin Mall, 163 Tanglin Road?#03-21 Tanglin Mall,?Singapore 247933, p. 6735 5290 Also at Harbourfront Centre.
Music and Mayhem
Get your tots singing and dancing at these high-energy Musical Monkeys classes. They’ll also get to experiment with different sounds and musical instruments from all over the world. Ages 0-5.
We love: The bubbles are a huge hit
Where: Musical Monkeys, various locations throughout Singapore. P. 9008 0417
At The Little Gym, youngsters will learn the basics of gymnastics and develop various keys skills as they bounce, roll, climb and jump their way to a good night’s sleep. Ages 4 months to 12.
We love: The low student to teacher ratio
Where: The Little Gym, 6 Raffles Boulevard ?#03-163/164 ?Marina Square ?Singapore 039594. P. 6336 9734 also at Forum, Orchard Road.
One hour of music & drama, arts & crafts with Mum. Little Mandarins classes are a great way to introduce your tots to mandarin. Ages 20 months+
We love: Mums and Dads learn at the same time
Where: Little Mandarins, Block 26A, Dempsey Road, Singapore 247692. P. 6473 8377
Baby & Mommy yoga at Absolute Yoga induces a happy, carefree and lively parent-infant interaction using voice, touch and movement. Ages 2 months to early walking
We love: Mums leave feeling super-relaxed too.
Where: Absolute Yoga, 02-01 Valley Point, ?491 River Valley Road. P. 6732 6007
Anyone for Tennis?
Got a budding Federer in the family? Tots Tennis coaching classes aim to introduce littlies to the basic skills of tennis in a fun and active environment. Ages 18 months to 6 years (without parents)
We love: Kids learn how to be team players from an early age
Where: Tots Tennis, 200 Turf City?, #01-63, ?Singapore 287994. ??P. 6466 2643
Exciting and fun themed musical sessions using simple percussion instruments, pom-poms, bubbles and parachute play. Ages 3 months to 5.
We love: There’s lots of variety so it’s never boring
Where: Music Makers, The Little Arts Academy (PoMo), 1 Selegie Rd #05-01/02, Singapore 188306. P. 8526 6854
Babies are not strangers to water, afterall they have spent 9 months in the womb. These classes are a great way to reintroduce little ones to an aquatic environment and build confidence. Ages 6 months+
We love: Mother and baby get skin-to-skin bonding
Where: Aqua Ducks, Tanglin Village, 29 Harding Road Singapore 249537. P. 6463 5554 and other locations throughout Singapore