What’s on this weekend: 12 – 13 May 2018

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Mingle with dogs at a carnival
Dog lovers, you’re in for a treat at Who Let The Dogs Out?, a dog carnival featuring fun canine activities, health talks, tricks and agility demonstrations. Need more reason to head down? The Coolest Singapore Shiba Group, featuring over 30 Shiba Inus and their owners, will be making an appearance!

12 May 2018, 9am – 12pm, West Coast Dog Run. Check the Facebook event for more information.

Celebrate Mother’s Day with a concert
Show your love for mum with a Mother’s Day concert by the Singapore Symphony Orchestra, who will present a repertoire of delightful classics like Mozart’s Clarinet Concerto and Tchaikovsky’s Fourth and Sixth Symphonies. There’ll be a special gift from the SSO, so swing by the booth with your mum to get it.

13 May 2018, 6pm – 7pm, Singapore Botanic Gardens, Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage. Find out more here.

Run for kindness
Spread kindness at the Singapore Kindness Run, an inclusive running initiative aimed at promoting graciousness in the local running community. Take part in the 10km Ambassador Run or join the 3.5km Fun & Inclusive Run. For the kids, there’s the 800m Kid’s Dash.

13 May 2018, from 7am, Angsana Green, East Coast Park. Find out more here.

Make a paper flower for mum
Show your love for mum with a handmade paper flower. Simple and easy to do, watch a pretty bloom come together in just a few simple steps.

12 & 13 May 2018, 2 – 6pm, Esplanade Theatre Meeting Point. More details here.

Discover Sentosa’s hidden nature
Eschew the beaches and sports activities of Sentosa and embark on an exploratory trail to discover its wildlife, including the endangered Magpie Robin, Heritage trees, and eight different habitats ranging from coastal rainforests to wetlands.

12 & 13 May 2018, 9am – 5pm, 40 Imbiah Road. Find out more here.

Create a cute Pororo-inspired bento
Learn how to create and take home your own Pororo-inspired Poby and Eddy bento set! Let local blogger and bento artist Little Miss Bento show you how to transform ordinary ingredients into cute characters.

12 May 2018, 2pm – 3.30pm, Marina Square, Central Atrium Level 2. Click here for more details.

Handpaint a pot
In this pot painting workshop, your child will learn how to transform plain pots into colourful and cheerful homes for small plants and succulents. It’s all about fun and creativity here, so exploring colours, shapes and patterns is highly encouraged. At the end of the workshop, tuck into waffles and ice cream. Plus, all mothers will receive a free succulent!

12 & 13 May 2018, 11am – 12.30pm, Creamier at Gillman Barracks. Find out more and register here.