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A Librarian’s World - Historical sources on the Japanese Occupation

Level 5, Imagination Room, National Library Building
28 Feb 2017

Ever wondered what librarians do? In this monthly series of talks, find out what makes our librarians tick as they share highlights of their work and from the National Library and National Archives collections. 7pm - 8pm Free admission. PLEASE REGISTER AT LIBRARY EKIOSKS OR WWW.NLB.GOV.SG/GOLIBRARY.

Seventy Days to Syonan-To Guided Tour

18 Feb 2017 - 12 Mar 2017

Join us on this tour of the battle that led to the fall of Singapore. 1.30pm & 3.30pm (1hr per session) Free. Each tour is limited to 15 pax, on a first-come, first-served basis.

Undescribed

DECK 120A Prinsep Street, 187937
16 Feb 2017 - 05 Mar 2017

Undescribed is an annual showcase of the best photography works from local universities. For the second edition, we have 7 young artists from LASALLE College of the Arts, NTU School of Art, Design and Media and NAFA. Tue- Sat: 12nn to 7pm Sun: 12nn to 5pm Free admission

Sure Quiz

01 Feb 2017 - 29 Mar 2017

Put yourself to the test by answering three questions to see if you can tell if the information you read online is accurate and stand a chance to win S$50 worth of book vouchers*! 12am - 1159pm

PRESSPLAY 2017

Various Library Branches
14 Jan 2017 - 18 Mar 2017

Organised by the National Library Board's Arts & Culture team, PRESSPLAY is an annual youth festival aimed to make the arts more accessible to the public and celebrate its impact on young people's lives. Now in its fourth year running, PRESSPLAY collaborates with local studios, independent artists and design collectives to offer a myriad of arts programmes from 14 Jan to 18 Mar 2017. Make something new at our artisan workshops, listen to our selection of local beats, and let's PRESSPLAY! Various Timings Free admission. Registration is required for specific programmes.

Straits Family Sunday

Peranakan Museum
08 Jan 2017 - 10 Dec 2017

Explore the colourful world of Peranakans every second Sunday of each month. Make arts and crafts based on the museum's collection, or go on a special, themed tour of the galleries. Dress up with the whole family in a batik shirt or sarong kebaya, and enjoy a fun-filled Sunday at the Peranakan Museum.


 

1 to 5pm Free admission to programme

Saturdays@ACM

Asian Civilisations Museum
07 Jan 2017 - 02 Dec 2017

Join us on a journey to explore, discover, and create every first Saturday of the month at the Asian Civilisations Museum!

Be captivated by fascinating performances, journey across Asia with incredible storytellers, or make your own masterpiece. 

 

 

1 to 5pm Free admission to programme

2016-17 Asian Civilisations Museum and NUS Department of Chinese Studies Lecture Series

Ngee Ann Auditorium, Asian Civilisations Museum
10 Dec 2016 - 22 Apr 2017

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The Asian Civilisations Museum and NUS Chinese Studies Department Lecture Series explores topics related to the Chinese diaspora in Singapore.

For the 2016-17 season, we are exploring different aspects of Chinese religions.

 

Lectures are conducted in Mandarin.

2.30pm to 4pm

New Executive Set

The Salon, Hotel Fort Canning
07 Nov 2016 - 31 Mar 2017

Dine in utter relaxation and good taste with highlights such as The 24 Hour Pork Belly Burger, Eternal Summer Yuzu Salad, Fried Mee Siam with Boston Lobster and more. 12pm - 10pm

Light Up - BBB

Bras Basah Bugis
19 Oct 2016 - 24 Mar 2017

As part of ongoing efforts to enliven and inject vibrancy to Singapore’s city centre, the Light Up – BBB Open Call invites lighting designers, urban planners, architects, artists and students – who are Singaporeans or Permanent Residents – to submit their proposals for innovative lighting designs for either the precinct’s (i) building facades and/or (ii) streetscapes.