School holidays are here and if you’re out of ideas for activities for your children this school break, don’t worry, we’ve got a list of great activities in store for you here.
1. Cool Kids Workshop: Junior Aquarist
If your kids are into science and technology, this is the workshop for them! Get them to take part in Aquaria KLCC’s annual Cool Kids workshop at the Station Aquarius. It’s just been opened recently and so far, they have some great workshops for kids, including a different program for children – The ‘Junior Aquarist’. The program is where kids can work independently and explore the life-cycles of a variety of marine creatures.
You don’t have to worry about your kids because they’ll be in safe hands. The workshop has specialised educators which will teach your kids about the anatomy of squids, mussels, shrimps and jellyfishes. There are also four educational and interactive labs that Station Aquarius has to offer these school holidays. So, get your kids to Aquaria and help encourage your kids to cultivate a love for marine life and its conservation. The workshop is available from now till Saturday, 21st March 2015. For more information, you can check out the website here or call 03 2333 1888.
2. Green Energy Maniacs Course (The Gem Course)
This is a course for children, especially children who are in primary school and catered for those who are interested in science and energy. The Science Centre aka Pusat Sains Negara are conducting these special short courses for kids and the courses are available four times a day at the Quantum Auditorium. The courses are available daily except on Fridays. For more information, do contact them at the phone numbers listed in the poster above, send them an email or visit the website here.
3. School Holiday Programme – Savvy With Money
It’s always important to teach our children about money. At this unique workshop, children will be introduced to the history and concept of the coin box. There will be a show and tell segment of the development of coin boxes through the ages and what kind of varieties of coin boxes there are. There will be a role-play session too, and children will be encouraged to participate then. They’ll be able to decide on what to spend their money on and how much they want to save with the play money provided during those sessions.
This programme is specially for pre-school children from the ages 4-6. There are group sizes from 15 – 30 people maximum in each group. Best of all, the programme is free of charge and it’s taking place this Friday, 20th March 2015 from 10am till 12pm. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for a booking or if you’ve queries. The event will be held at Bank Negara Malaysia Museum and Art Gallery, Sasana Kijang on Jalan Dato Onn, Kuala Lumpur.
4. Sunway Lagoon’s Wildlife Park
If you’re up for a family activity, then get active together as a family and join in this fun wild walkathon and treasure hunt at Sunway Lagoon’s Wildlife Park. The event is happening this Sunday, 22nd March 2015 and it starts at 7am! There won’t be any time to sleep in but who needs to sleep in when you can join in the fun here!
When you’re done with the walkathon and treasure hunt, you and your family will be able to enjoy all-day access to the theme park as it is inclusive in the registration fee. Registration fee is RM68 per person. There’s also a clown performance and balloon sculpting session. Teams of four to six can participate in the treasure hunt and prizes include Sunway Lagoon Theme Park tickets and hotel stays at the Sunway Resort Hotel. The Wildlife Park has just been recently refurbished and they have a variety of species of exotic animals including panthers and white-handed gibbons. Light snacks are provided. For more information, please visit their event website here or call 03-5639 0000