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Egg-citing PlantersChildren’s Easter Holiday Workshop

Easter Workshop for kids

Hop along to the Singapore Botanic Gardens on Easter weekend and join this fun and creative eco-friendly workshop where little ones will be introduced to the art of planting as well as make their own Easter Nest and Planter out of recycled materials. Get closer to Mother Nature and make  Easter eggs-tra special for you and your kids!  Photo credit: Frederik Fransoo, via Wikipedia Commons, used under CC Attribution 3.0 Unported. Where: Jacob Ballas Children’s Garden, …[Read more]

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Events Children’s Origami Workshop: Get creative with recycled materials!

 [have put social media hashtags and lables in a different doc in blog folder]   Learn the Art of Origami at this workshop where kids can explore their creativity and imagination to create their own mini-garden from recycled materials. Come along with your tots and join in and learn this fun and fascinating pastime! Where: Jacob Ballas Garden, Singapore Botanic Gardens When: Fri, 20 Mar 2015  10:00AM – 11:00AM Who: Suitable for children in K1 – …[Read more]

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My Tree House Where kids can find a love for books – and planet Earth!

My Treehouse at the National Library is the perfect place for kids - and toddlers - to fall in love with books

For days too rainy, days too sunny, or just days when you want to have indoor fun with the kids – head down to My Tree House at the Central Public Library! With a tree house structure as a centerpiece, this unconventional library is a wonderful space to initiate your children into the world of books – and environmental awareness. The canopy features over 3,000 recycled plastic bottles. Cardboard boxes upcycled into animal shapes populate the …[Read more]

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Kids Craft – Recycle toilet paper roll to make wire organizer

Toilet Paper to wire organizer, Shoe box to storage box, Kids art and craft

Last week when going through my 6-year-old son’s weekly class blog, I came across a fantastic idea which echoes very well with the value system of Secondsguru. The idea of initiating little people when they are really little into thinking about the benefits of recycling, saving the planet and telling them that the choices people make impact living things in the environment. To get the point across, the kids had been shown videos at school about sea turtles who are sadly choking to …[Read more]