Singapore - Sport and social games
Sports for Smaller Children
Contact the American Women’s Association, ANZA or other national associations for a list of ‘playgroups’ where parents and small children can meet.
- Gymboree Play and
03 17/18 Tanglin Mall
163 Tanglin Road
Tel: + 65 6735 5290
Gymboree provides physical activities in a safe, indoor space for young children (accompanied by an adult). There are many class schedules for different age groups from Gymbabies (birth to 6 mths) to Gymkids (3 to 4 yrs).
03 11B Tanglin Mall
163 Tanglin Road
Tel: + 65 6467 1789
Fax: + 65 6467 5560
Classes for children aged six months to seven years old are held here. Activities include singing, learning simple instruments, dance and play activities with music. Material is provided for activities to do at home.
Clubs with Activities for Children
Singapore American School
40 Woodlands Street 41
Tel: + 65 6363 6454
Fax: + 65 6368 9757
email [email protected]
Organizes the following activities:
Fighting Fish- A competitive swimming club with training three times a week - swimming one to five kilometres per session.
Gymnastics for children aged three to 18. There are many groups for different ages and abilities.
American Football for boys in grades 1 to 12
Girls and Boys Soccer for grades 1 to 8
Girls and Boys Basketball for grades 3 to 10
Girls Softball for grades 1 to 12
Baseball for boys grades 1 to 12
ANZA Little Athletics
Tel: + 65 6733 1215
Fax: + 65 6735 9695
Activities for five to 16 year olds. The program runs from October to March. It is open to all children. Non ANZA members must join as sports members.
Bukit Timah Saddle Club
51 Fairway Drive
Tel: + 65 6466 2782
Fax: + 65 6468 5810
The Saddle Club is a family orientated riding club that has facilities for school riding, leisure riding, dressage and jumping. There are stables for boarding horses with care and feed provided. The clubhouse facilities include: bar and lounge, pool table, equestrian shop and other amenities. The Club runs a popular beginners’ course for non-members to try out horse riding.
Players can be aged eight to 15 and upwards. Games are played Saturday mornings from September to March. The activity is open to all children. Non ANZA members must join as sports members.
For girls and boys from five to 18 years of age. Games are played on Saturdays from September to April. Soccer games are open to all children. Non ANZA members must join as sports members.
The park can be found on the corner of Somerset Road and Grange Road (opp Orchard Cineleisure).
Tennis For Life Training Academy
Tanglin Tennis Centre
Tel: + 65 6464 8663
Fax: + 65 6464 8665
Private and group lessons for all ages and abilities are held here. There are also holiday tennis camps.
Troops have been formed at the Singapore American School, the Overseas Family School, the United World College and the Canadian International School.
There are several troops including 1st Anza scout group. Contact schools for more information.
Easy-Peasy Little Artists
79 Faber Green
Tel 6774 4269 Fax 6774 4310
Easy-Peasy holds afternoon arts and crafts sessions for five to ten year olds.
36 Watten Rise
Tel 6467 1664 Fax 6468 2745
Classes are held covering all sorts of computer-based skills including: word processing/ creative writing, spreadsheets, digital imaging/drawing and programming/logic. Aimed at children aged three to 16.
As You Wish
#03-12 Tanglin Mall
Tel 6732 8783
At As You Wish one can select a piece of pottery and paint it.
‘Things To Do With Our Children’ This booklet is available from the American Women’ Association (Tel: + 65 6734 4895 website: www.sg/kids ). Parents and children can use this website to find out about Singapore in general and research available activities and places to go. One can use the map to investigate every part of Singapore and click on sites to find out opening hours, public transport and facilities.
Private clubs - see under "Singapore - Expat Associations"
Overseas Family School
Sports, swimming, arts and crafts, science and computers and other activities are available for ages three to 11.
Activities to be found here are: sports, swimming, arts and crafts, science and computers and other activities aimed at ages three to 11. Join in the five weeks of summer fun!
Three different summer school programmes are offered to children aged three-five years, six to 14 yrs and aged 14 and above.
- American Club
The American Club has activities for ages four to 10.
- LooLa Adventure
Indonesia Bintan Island
Summer holiday camps are held in July and August for expatriate children aged eight to fourteen. Activities include: kayaking, climbing, cycling and orienteering.
Outward Bound provides adventure programs from the age of 14.