15 Mar (Sat): HeART for Nature - FREE workshop for kids
15 Mar (Sat): Birdwatching at the Southern Ridges
15 Mar (Sat): Young Naturalists Passport Camp at Sungei Buloh
This one day camp encompasses a series of fun-filled and educational indoor and outdoor learning of the wetlands and nature conservation issues through worksheets, nature walks and hands-on activities. Children will earn a stamp for every completed activity, and a full collection of stamps will earn them a series of cloth badges.Limited to 40 children between the age of 6-10 years old. Registration is required.
"Trees for Life" Photography Trail: 17 Mar (Mon): at Pearl's Hill City Park and 19 Mar (Wed): at Hyderabad Road (near Hort Park) and 21 Mar (Fri): at Fort Canning Park
Free Ecolife Tour for Families: 15 Mar (Sat) and 22 Mar (Sat)
It’s the school holidays again. Want to spend time with your family and learn more about Bishan–Ang Mo Kio Park and biodiversity in and around the river? Ecolife introduces the park and the biodiversity found in the area through the use of interactive explorational themes and activities. It is to encourage family bonding between parents and child through the process of learning together. This tour is conducted by volunteers. For children 6 to 14 years old.
22 Mar (Sat): Prawn and Fish Demo at Sungei Buloh
Free guided introduction to traditional prawn farming. Go on a journey back to the past, where the history of Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve as prawn and fish farms is one not to be ignored. The importance of mangroves as a spawning place and nursery for prawns and other life played an important role in shaping Sungei Buloh today. The traditional method of prawn harvesting will be demonstrated and how the tidal influence play a part in this activity will be brought to life.
22 Mar (Sat): Nature Keeper Programme
22 Mar (Sat): Heritage Trees of Singapore walking tour
Do you know that there are special trees in Singapore which have “Heritage Tree” status? Join us on this walking tour to discover five Heritage Trees in Duxton Plain Park and Spottiswoode Park. Along the way, we will also learn to identify the trees that provide us shade and beautify our urban landscape
22 Mar (Sat): Free Chek Jawa boardwalk tour with the Naked Hermit Crabs
15 Mar (Sat): Adventure with Plants - Sara at the Evolution Garden
17 Mar (Mon): The Great Palm Escape - a guided tour for kids
21 Mar (Fri): Let's Learn About Dragonflies - A guided tour for kids
Did you know that dragonflies are among one of the most ancient winged insects in the world? If we travel back to the Jurassic age, you will realise that they have not changed very much in terms of their body structures! Join us in this guided tour to learn more about this beautiful insect in Jacob Ballas Children’s Garden. You will learn the differences between a dragonfly and damselfly, its life cycle as well as the habits of a dragonfly. During the tour, we will also observe the dragonflies up close with a magnifying glass. Suitable for children in P1 – P3 levels. $9 per child and $9 per accompanying adult.
22 Mar (Sat): We Love the Nightlife - a workshop for kids
22 Mar (Sat): "Trees Around Us" Drama Series for kids
You can also explore on your own! Check out the many DIY Trail Guides on the NParks website. More about our wild places on wildsingapore. A tip to avoid the crowds on school holiday weekends, come early. That's when wildlife is more active anyway. And leave before it gets too hot.
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