Raising Readers for Life

Raising Readers for Life

Did you know that babies can be library members too? Reading is a fundamental life skill for children that plays a significant part in their development of literacy skills. Now you can register your baby* as a library member for lifelong learning at NLB public… Read More

BASF Kids’ Lab

BASF Kids’ Lab

At BASF Kids’ Lab, your children can learn through interactive, hands-on experiments how chemistry contributes to our everyday life. This year, the Lab returns with more dynamic chemistry activities for children at Ang Mo Kio Public Library. The workshops are customised for children ages six… Read More

Getting Your Child Ready for Primary One

Getting Your Child Ready for Primary One

STELLAR, PAL, FTGP… What do all those acronyms stand for? At this Expert Series Workshop, you will get to know the purpose of schools, common acronyms used and learn how you can support your children as they begin an exciting new phase in their lives!… Read More

Publishing Adventures: It’s All in the Family!

Publishing Adventures: It’s All in the Family!

Come meet the parent-child teams behind The Big Red Dot (Calvin and Dylan Soh) and Danger Dan series (Monica Lim and Lesley-Anne Tan) as they discuss the creative process behind their book collaborations in this panel moderated by Clara Chow. Find out how they got… Read More

Effective ways to read with your children

Effective ways to read with your children

At this workshop, you can find out how to tell interesting stories and utilise dramatic elements as a powerful tool for literacy development. Learn techniques to encourage your children to appreciate good children’s literature and pick up tips on how to select stories to interest… Read More

Let’s Talk! Effective Ways to Read with Your Child

Let’s Talk! Effective Ways to Read with Your Child

At this fun and interactive talk for parents on storytelling and drama, you can find out how to tell interesting stories and use dramatic elements effectively when reading to your children. You will learn techniques to encourage your young ones to appreciate good children’s literature… Read More

Robotics Workshop for Children

Robotics Workshop for Children

This course is a great introduction for younger kids to the basics of robotics and introduces the fundamentals of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths) concepts through creative and fun robotics learning. Using the Cubelets robotics programme and Dash and Dot curriculum, the course will focus… Read More

George Lyndon Hicks Fellowship

George Lyndon Hicks Fellowship Fast Facts The George Lyndon Hicks Fellowship for Southeast Asia Collections (GLHF) aims to attract top tier professionals to work with the National Library, Singapore (NLS) to develop its collections on Singapore and Southeast Asia. Through the Fellowship, NLS also aims… Read More