1. Exploring a career with gems
The gem industry is full of excitement and surprises. You’ll never know who you would meet or which unique gem you are going to encounter. Organised by the Far East Gemological Institute, join in this session to explore a career in gems!
Career Coach Ms. Loke Huiying, Education Director of Far East Gem Institute, will be sharing with you about her journey in this industry, switching from a pharmacist graduate to become a gemologist and entrepreneur. Today, she is a co-founder of The Gem Museum Singapore, the first and most comprehensive gems and mineral museum in Singapore that is open to the public. She has also trained more than 500 students who are sales executives in jewellery companies, jewellery design graduates as well as those who are fresh entrants in to the trade. Many of whom are successful entrepreneurs today!
2. How to make babies and still afford the life you want
This seminar is for young parents, who on the one hand love to have kids, but on the other hand, lay awake at night wondering how they can afford the best lifestyle for their children and themselves.
In this seminar hosted by MF Media Academy and iFMF Investment Academy, dive into everything you’ll need to know about starting a family in Singapore, all while still living your best life.
- Getting to know you
- What does it take to be a parent in Singapore?
- Milestones for various ages of my child
- Extra curriculum activities for my child
- Is there a perfect plan to produce the ultimate A* student?
- How can I afford it?
- If I want my children and grandchildren to be financially stable, what should I look out for?
How to make babies and still afford the life you want
Date and time: 31 October 2021, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Admission: Free. Sign up here.
3. Halloween @ the Museum of Ice Cream
This Halloween, the everything-pink-and-fun Museum of Ice Cream will be transforming into a spooky haunted town with 14 different installation. The best part? You are welcomed to turn up in your scariest costume!
Halloween @ the Museum of Ice Cream
Address: 100 Loewen Rd., 248837
Date and time: 28 to 31 October 2021
Admission: From $42/person (single admission), from $40/person (groups of 2-3), from $38/person (groups of 4 or more)
4. Trick or drink at Aloha Avenue this Halloween
To celebrate Halloween, stop by the newly opened Hawaiian cafe Aloha Avenue this weekend and enjoy a free cocktail drink! (Food order required.)
Address: 51 Haji Ln., 189244
Date and time: 30 and 31 October 2021, 1 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
5. Domestic Helpers Wellness Programme
SamataSoul is excited to introduce a new monthly programme dedicated to the well-being of domestic helpers in Singapore. Domestic helpers are a cornerstone for many families in Singapore – providing care and support to meet the needs of others. In this pandemic, the well-being of everyone has been affected in one way or another, yet not all of us may have access to the resources to give us comfort and stability in these uncertain times.
Applying its integrative approach to address mind, body, and spirit, this free programme includes:
- A chiropractic adjustment
- Experience sound meditation with Tibetan Singing Bowls
- Learn simple tools using breath, movement, and gentle touch to manage stress and release stored emotions
9 to 9:45 a.m: Sound Meditation Group Class
10 a.m. to 12 p.m.: Chiropractic Adjustments
1 to 2 p.m.: Breath and Movement Group Class
2:15 to 3:15 p.m.: Vinyasa Yoga Class
Domestic Helpers Wellness Programme
Address: 43 Jln Merah Saga, #03-80, 278115
Date and time: 31 October 2021, 9 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. (Every last Sunday of the month)
6. Still Somehow, It’s Illusions We Recall | Short Films
Still Somehow, It’s Illusions We Recall is a film programme presented by the Singapore Art Museum in conjunction with the ongoing exhibition, The Gift. Drawing on the The Gift‘s theme of affinities and entanglements, the film programme features topics reflective of the current reality’s unprecedented disruption and isolation due to the pandemic. It will also feature familiar aspects of life in ways that are intimate, yet alienating.
The film programme will run till 4 November 2021, with on-site screenings in the Ngee Ann Kongsi Auditorium and Level 5 Theatrette at the National Gallery Singapore.
Still Somehow, It’s Illusions We Recall | Short Films
Address: National Gallery Singapore, 1 St Andrew’s Rd., #01 – 01, 178957
Date and time: See website for film schedule
Admission: From $11, see full price list at the website.
7. Piano Masterclass with Chiyan Wong
Hosted by Bechstein Music World, Singapore’s leading piano retailer and distributor of German pianos, join Chiyan Wong this weekend for an exclusive chance to learn from one of the best. Born in Hong Kong and based in Berlin, pianist Chiyan Wong’s fearless attitude, talent and vision have captivated many listeners. His repertoires range from the early Baroque to the 21st Century.
Piano Masterclass with Chiyan Wong
Address: FB Live
Date and time: 30 October 2021, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
8. Breast Health Workshop 2021 with Victoria’s Secret
In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Victoria’s Secret is offering a complimentary breast screening for all you ladies. Walk in, and be among the first 200 to receive a FREE mist from Victoria Secret!
Breast Health Workshop 2021 by Victoria Secret
Address: Victoria’s Secret, Mandarin Gallery #01-01, 333A Orchard Rd., 238897
Date and time: 30 and 31st October 2021, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
By Willaine G. Tan / Images + text courtesy of the respective press releases.