Get your child's October holidays sorted with these holiday programs that will cater to every interest from sports and outdoor activities, to theatre, dance, and coding.
Get your child started in the exciting world of robotics with these holiday camps from Nullspace, a leading provider of robotics training courses in Singapore.
Based on Nullspace's Junior Robotics Programme (for ages 6-8), and Robotics Certificate Programme (for ages 9-12), the Robotics Holiday Camps offer children an introduction to engineering and programming concepts through the use of LEGO robotics kits.
Expect lots of interactive and hands-on learning where kids will work on a variety of fun projects everyday, using their engineering skills to build and program robots ranging from dinosaurs and race cars, to a Mars rover and security alarm.
Classes are kept small at a maximum of 5 students to 1 instructor to ensure that every child receives individualized attention.
Participants will also be learning from experienced instructors who are all registered with the Ministry of Education Singapore (MOE) to provide robotics training services in MOE schools.
By the end of the camp, your child will have developed a good foundation in robotics and will be looking forward to return the next holidays for more!
Programs available for October:
Camp fees: $700 per participant
Nurture your little inventor's natural creativity and imagination with these holiday camps from Maker.sg.
Each day, kids will be exposed to robotics, coding, and engineering (we're talking paper circuits, conductive and insulating play dough, 3D puzzles, 3D pens, and more!), and they'll need to use these skills to build fun maker projects.
The Maker.sg holiday camps are all about getting kids excited about the fun of engineering - which means they'll be building things long after camp is over.
Date: 6 Sep - 29 October
Duration: 5 days (mon-fri), 9am-4pm daily
Price: $630 (includes 2 snacks, healthy lunch, T-shirt, all materials, and certificate)
Explore the world of tech and coding with fun-filled and hands on workshops and camps.
Saturday Kids' creative coding courses are designed to pique your child's curiosity and to expose them to different areas of tech such as programming, electronics, digital art, and design thinking.
Choose from a wide selection of themes such as Build, Hack & Code with Minecraft Education, Marvelous Machines & Mechanisms, Scratch Masters Design Your Own Game, and From Zeros to Python Heroes.
Ages: 5 -14
Date: Weekly, year round
Kids Camp Singapore offers kids a full day of activities centred around sports and arts.
A typical day will revolve around 3 main activities from 9am-3pm. Activities are mostly outdoor at Fort Canning Park and include archery, rope pulling, football, sack run, obstacle run, treasure hunt, walk in the park, painting, and many more.
Ages: 3.5 years and up
Date: Weekly all year
Camp Asia's multi-activity camps offer loads of creative play, sports, and adventure.
Your child could be building an aquarium one moment, then playing carnival games, or engaging in art and craft activities the next.
Each day will be packed with fun and learning, with a diverse range of activities that will encourage them to cultivate new interests and friendships.
Camps are professionally managed by experienced trained teachers, teaching assistants and subject specialists, and all activities are designed to be age appropriate.
Time: 9am-3pm daily
Includes lunch (cooked fresh daily), healthy morning and afternoon snacks, and a Camp Asia T-shirt.
Location: Stamford American International School, 1 Woodleigh Road, Singapore 357684
Mindful Camp has been providing fun, enriching, and safe camps for thousands of young campers since 2013.
Through mindfulness and social emotional learning, the camps promote children's development into confident, compassionate, and responsible leaders.
Programmes are catered to two age groups (age 6-7 and 8-12) in order to encourage friendships, bonding, and social learning at camp.
Kids will engage in activities which are a mix of mindfulness practices, social emotional skills, nature exploration, creative, physical, and experiential activities.
Activities during the camp such as creative arts, pet therapy, mindful movements, yoga, and field trips have all been chosen to meet learning objectives, and to provide campers with opportunities to connect with nature and take a fun break away from screens and academics.
Ages: 6 - 12
Duration: 5 days
Price: From $680 (Lunch and snacks provided)
At the Prodigy Holiday Camps, kids focus on developing a wide variety of sports skills as well as engage in lots of S.T.E.A.M. activities (Science, technology, engineering, Art n crafts, Math).
Kids will also get the chance to play the first multi-ball interactive wall in Singapore, which promises to be an experience like no other!
It's an action packed week full of activities that ensures your child is always developing and learning.
Kids will gain social skills, build confidence, and learn how to work in a team.
Location: Katong Point, 451 Joo Chiat Road
The Centre Stage holiday camp is a fun filled creative arts adventure for children.
Combining drama, movement, music, and arts and craft, your little ones will be learning and having fun as they explore their creative side!
Camps generally run for 3 hours everyday across 5 days (Monday to Friday), with a variety of themes to choose from to suit your child's interest.
Price: $410 - $460
Location: Centre Stage Main HQ, 15 Woking Road, Singapore 138694
Looking for more speech and drama programmes? Check out our article on the best speech and drama classes for kids in Singapore.
Immerse yourself in dance this October holidays!
Specially created for kids aged 2 to 10, students will learn a choreographed dance, then showcase their skills in a short performance at the end of the week.
In addition, students can look forward to lots of fun activities such as games and craft.
The program is suitable for both beginners as well as those who have previous dance experience.
Date: Sep 6 - Oct 29
Duration: Each camp runs for 2.5 hours per day for 5 days
One of the most established science camps in Singapore, Newton Show is an unforgettable fun packed learning program for children.
This season brings a new theme, the "Fixie Science" camp.
It's an exciting week where your child will do epic experiments, learn how things work, and explore topics such as sound, water, dry ice, nitrogen, hot air balloons and trains.
There'll be lots of competitions and challenges and kids will make and take home many projects too!
Date: 6 Sep - 29 Oct
Duration: 5 days (mon-fri), 9am-4pm daily
Price: $630 (Includes 1 lunch and 2 snacks)
Learn how to bake in these creative and fun workshops. Little Cookhouse is a kids baking studio with a Montessori based bake+cook enrichment program.
There are two classes available in October:
2 Oct (Sat), 1030am-12pm
Create your own version of aliens with coconut cupcakes topped with pandan buttercream.
23 Oct (Sat), 10:30am-12:00pm
Celebrate Halloween with a Chocolate Cheesecake Cup, a yummy treat that's loved by all.
Location: 87 Dawson Road, Singapore 141087
Little Artists Art Studio's holiday art programs are a a great way to nurture your child's interests in art and creativity this holiday season.
They offer one of the widest variety of programs we've seen from Cartoon illustrations and Manga Anime Drawing, to Clay Sculpture, Oil Painting, and Sketching.
Bonus: There are courses for adults too so parents can work on your artistic talents while your kids are at the holiday art camps!
Ages: 2.5 and up
Date: Oct 9-21
Let your little football stars learn from professional coaches and experienced players.
CUFA's football camps are perfect for kids from 4-13 years old and will help them develop their football skills while teaching them teamwork and sportsmanship.
A whole week of fun awaits your child at these action packed camps!
Ages: 4-13 years old
Price: From $425
Location: Swiss Club, 36 Swiss Club Road Singapore 288139
Play2see's curriculum combines art appreciation with hands-on learning in order to encourage children to explore the world around them from different perspectives.
Topics and themes are chosen to engage kids and get them to connect the dots between their knowledge, experiences, and imagination.
New topics are introduced to participants every morning. While in the afternoon, kids will get to see real world applications of these topics through discovery trips, hands-on activities, and experiments.
Kids can expect a full lineup of both indoor and outdoor activities for the week from trips to museums and galleries, to nature walks, games, craft sessions, and more!
Duration: 5 days, 9:30am-4pm
Date: 11-29 Oct
Location: Tanglin Shopping Centre, 19 Tanglin Road #06-15, Singapore 247909
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