We have finally come to our last month of 2017, and there is not shortage of activities for parents and children! So end the year on a high, and pen some exciting dates in your diary right now.
Camping Under The Stars 2017 – The Jungle Diaries
‘Camping Under the Stars 2017 – the Jungle Diaries’ organised by The Lost World of Tambun, Sunway Theme Park Hotel from 1 – 3 December 2017 is an experience not to be missed. This camp is open to kids aged 7 – 12 years old, where your kids will bond with nature while participating in fun camping activities, within a safe and supportive environment.
Date: 1st – 3rd December 2017
Venue: No 1 Persiaran Lagun Sunway 1, Sunway City Ipoh, 31150 Ipoh, Perak
Aquabubs School Holiday Program
Advance your child’s swimming ability at an accelerated rate this school holiday with Aquabubs. The intensive program provides daily classes for students to attend lessons from Tuesday to Friday for 1-3 weeks over the school holiday break. Available for children ages 4-10 years old across all levels, these are small classes with maximum of 4 children in a class.
Date: 27th Nov – 15th December (Various slots)
Venue: Aquabubs, 24 Jalan Liku, Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur
Price: RM340 – RM750
Antenatal Class by BabyAcademy
A full day class for first-time mums-to-be or for those having another baby. Topics will include baby care and breastfeeding, baby massage, and the do’s and don’ts in pregnancy. There will also be practical lessons such as how to bathe your baby and antenatal exercises.
Date: 2nd December 2017
Time: 9 am – 5 pm
Venue: A-G-07, Jalan PJU 1/39, Dataran Prima, Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Price:RM 198 – RM 248 (Register before 5th November to save RM50)
Information: More details on the BabyAcademy website.
happyfishkidyoga Holiday Camp
The holiday camp for mindful kids, these three camps will see your children doing yoga, breathing techniques and relaxation exercises. There will also be a storytelling workshop, where kids will learn how to create and present their own stories. Classes will only have seven kids per workshop, so register your interest soon!
Date: Nov 29th – December 16th
Time: 10am – 4.30pm
Venue: Kondo Prima U1, 40150 Shah Alam, Malaysia,
Price: RM95 per kid per workshop
Fancy making a wooden toy house with your child? English Champ organises year-end holiday programmes and this woodworking workshop is one that will involve crafting with pine wood. Limited places for this workshop, with lunch, transportation and day care also available.
Date: 5th December (Tuesday) 2017
Venue: English Champ, No 1-8 (First Floor), One Avenue, Dataran Pelangi Utama, Jalan Masjid PJU 6A, 47400, Petaling Jaya
Price: RM150 per child/parent-child team
Information: More details on the English Champ FB website or call Yat at 03-7725 9255
KL Shakespeare Players – Shakespeare Demystified
KL Shakespeare Players, in collaboration with the Masakini Theatre Company, will be offering a three-day Theatre & Acting Skills Camp. Grégory Henno, from France, will be leading the camp which will be limited to only 24 participants, so book your spots quickly.
Date: 4th – 6th December 2017
Time: 9.30 am – 3.30 pm
Venue: Studio Ramli Hassan, 8A Tepian Tunku, Bukit Tunku, 50480 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Information: For more information email: [email protected] or call +6012 653 098
KLPAC School Holiday Programmes
KLPAC has organised several school holiday bootcamps and programmes including the Speech and Drama Holiday Bootcamp 2017 (for kids 7 – 17 years of age); Intensive Creative Arts Programme (for kids 3 – 6 years of age); Hip Hop Dance (Beginners Level) with Jes Chow (for kids 8 – 15 years of age); Colourful World of Children with Rebecca Bajok (for kids 5 – 12 years of age); Baking Fun with Nor Aishah (for kids 7 – 12 years of age); Magical Unicorn Flower and Slime Workshop For Kids with Flower Hub (for kids aged 7 and above); Floral Styling Made Easy (for parents and kids aged and above); SPEAK UP! (a confidence building and performance workshop) For Children and Teens with Poetry Cafe KL.
Date: Dates vary and run through 27 Nov – 15 Dec 2017
Venue: The Kuala Lumpur Performing Arts Centre (klpac)
Course Fee: RM100 – RM350 according to selected programme/workshop
Bengkel.kami has three diferent school holiday programmes including scienceisart, awesomeautumn and koolmalaysia which wil be held over four days for the month of December.
Date: 4th – 7th December 2017
Time: 10.00 am – 1.00 pm
Venue: No. 14, Jalan Pekaka 8/1B, 47810 Kota Damansara
Price: RM150 per pax
Information: More details here.
Code Juniors Holiday Coding Camp
This coding camp aimed at children from 5 – 8 years old will see them learning basic programming concepts while having fun. A rather costly camp, but this one will feature small classes, MIT and Google visual programming language, as well as Coding with Robotics. Well they do say coding is the new and important literacy for kids!
Date: 6th – 8th December 2017
Time: 9.30am – 12.30pm
Venue: Pusat Kreatif Kanak-kanak Tuanku Bainun, Taman Tun Dr Ismail
Gift of a Tale Holiday Workshop by Me Books Asia x Redboot
This workshop will feature captivating storytelling by Redboot Play & Preschool. They will read ‘There is No Such Thing as a Dragon’ by Jack Kent – a story that demonstrates how a little attention can make a big difference, no matter what size the problem. Parents and children can also enjoy arts and crafts by Olaf from Cubicto Studio, where kids can take home their very own ‘pet’ dragon.
Date: 8th December (Friday) 2017
Time: 10.30am – 12.30pm
Venue: Me Books Asia HQ, UOA Business Park Tower 3 Level 3 Unit 6, Jalan Pengaturcara U1/51A, Kawasan Perindustrian Temasya.
Price: RM25 – RM55
Information: More details here.
Casa do Capoeira School Holiday Programme
Movimento Simples de Capoeira Malaysia has an array of programmes lined up over the first two weeks of December, all conducted by qualified and experienced teachers to keep your kids occupied during the school holidays. You can choose from Capoeira, Cooking, Muay Thai, CrossFit, Yoga and Dance. Email [email protected] to book your space.
Date: 4th – 13th December 2017
Time: 10.15 am – 12.30 pm
Venue: Caso do Capoeira, B-3-2 Block B, Plaza Damas, Jalan Sri Hartamas 1, 50480 Kuala Lumpur
Price: RM70 to RM100
Junior Entrepreneurs Bazaar
The second Junior Entrepreneurs Bazaar will again see children and junior entrepreneurs leading the sales and promotion of their goods. Supported by their parents or guardians, this wonderful bazaar aims to allow children to shine and learn about the challenges of entrepreneurship. There will also be contests, goodies and performances for the entire family.
Date: 9th & 10th December 2017
Time: 10am – 7pm
Venue: Sunway Nexis, Kota Damansara
Information: More details on the event’s FB site.
Science Bridge Academy
The Science Bridge Academy has a variety of science and technology School Holiday workshops, exciting mobile programming bootcamps and the super-cool Arduino workshop! The programmes include (Sam and Suzy Return to Wunderland (Part 4) for 5 – 8 year olds; Level 1 , Level 2 and Level 3: Geek Wannabe, Geek Newbies and Geek Rookie (for 9 – 15 year olds); Awesome Toys (for 9 – 12 year olds) as well as the Arduino workshop.
Dates: 4th – 17th December 2017
Time: Times vary according to programmes, all programmes begin at 9am
Venue: Science Bridge Academy, The School, Jaya One, 72A Jalan Universiti , Seksyen 13, 46200 Petaling Jaya Selangor
Price: RM120 – RM500
Young Zoologist – Nature Education Centre (NEC) School Holiday Camp
FRIM – MNS Nature Education Centre (NEC)’s school holiday camp for kids themed ‘Young Zoologist’ focuses on the studies of the animal kingdom. This will include the structure, classification and distribution of all animals and how they interact with their ecosystems. Young Zoologists will be offered hands-on activities including a trip to the zoo, whilst they learn about Malaysia’s endangered wildlife. The camp is designed to instil enthusiasm and encourage children (aged between 8 to 14 years of age) to appreciate wildlife and nature, as well as gain a range of life skills for personal growth, good communication and teamwork.
Date: 15th – 17th December 2017
Venue: FRIM-MNS Nature Education Centre, Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM) Kepong, Selangor
Price: RM 280 per child for MNS members/KPA members, RM 320 per child for Non-MNS members (Meals, accommodation, insurance, entry into FRIM and Certificate are included)
A Fit Brain Goes a Long Way
Dates: 18th – 20th December 2017
Time:10am – 6pm
Venue: Graceland Edu Services, 48 Jalan 6/18c, Taman Mastiara, Batu 5 Jalan Ipoh, 51200 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Information: More details here.
Young Chef Academy Year End Holiday Camp 2017
Aspiring Chefs will have plenty of programmes to pick from for the month of December as the team at Young Chef Academy has created fun activities for kids aged three to 17 years old. Chefs of all ages will learn how to make Taco Hand Pies, Leopard Print Bread, Fruit Cake, Rudolf Brownies, Strawberry Xmas Tree Cupcakes, Mini Buche de Noel amongst other things.
Dates: 29 November – 22 December 2017
Time: Varies according to selected programmes
Venue: No.5-3 Jalan 26/70A, Desa Sri Hartamas, 50480 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Price: RM360 and RM480
Compiled by Elyza Noordeen
Know of any events we should update this list with? Give us a heads-up by emailing [email protected].
Images from: Code Juniors, Movimento Simples de Capoeira Malaysia, ScienceBridge Academy Workshop, Young Chef Academy, The Lost World of Tambun, Klpac, Opstopus, Me Books Asia, Bengkel.kami, happyfishkidyoga, Aquabubs.