Writing a Children’s Book in Singapore

Danish writer Helle Norup, aka H.S. Norup, may have left Singapore, but her connection to the island continues through her latest children’s book, The Hungry Ghost. “I began writing it when I was still living in Singapore. I wanted to capture the vibrant atmosphere and the wonderful multicultural society,” says Helle.

The Best Age to Learn a New Language

It’s no secret that learning a second language offers children many benefits but when is the best age to get them started? Is it as soon as they can talk, or should you hold off until they are older and have mastered their mother tongue language first?

Expat Dental Webinar – Caring for your Child’s Teeth

Have you been wondering whether your child needs braces? Or do you have questions on caring for your children’s teeth? Join Dr Clara Gibson from Expat Dental for a free webinar as she offers...

SPORTS SPOTLIGHT: ANZA NETBALL

ANZA Netball has been delivering fun, friendship and fitness to young players in Singapore for 20 years. Find out what makes their programme so popular.

SPORTS SPOTLIGHT: ANZA Soccer

With a long history dating back to 1976 Cara D’Avanzo explains what makes the ANZA Soccer programme so special and notes some of the highlights of the 2019-2020 season.

Check Out: Kids Special

When it’s safe to get out and about, keep your kids entertained with these active, educational and fun things to do in Singapore.

Kids Guide to Singapore

At just 16 years old, Gelyn Ong is a published author, philanthropist, and talented visual artist. Her latest project is Kidz Explore Singapore, a guidebook to the Lion City, written by kids, for kids. Gelyn has pledged to donate 100% of her royalties to the Children For Children (CFC) charity event. ANZA talked to the Raffles Girls’ School student about how the book came about.

Treetop Therapy Therapist Spotlight

Meet some of the amazing therapists working at Treetop Therapy, a speech and language therapy centre in Singapore.

Gifts With Heart

Theresa Evanoff is the founder of Gift-It-Forward, an online invitation and gift fund platform with a charitable twist. “By sending party invitations through Gift-It-Forward, you automatically create a personal gift fund, where a portion goes towards a charity you choose, and the other portion, towards a dream group gift,” explains Theresa.

Dance Classes for Kids

Katja Paus joined Tanglin Arts Studio as a parent in 2010 before taking on an administrative role, and eventually becoming the owner and director. Katja talks to ANZA about her fun, welcoming dance studio, located inside the Hollandse Club at Camden Park, which offers a range of movement and dance classes for kids and adults.