28 Mar (Sat): What's in my mud?

The mud at Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve is a key habitat for the plants and animals. This unique habitat is full of surprises! Get close and personal to the mud and observe the rich biodiversity; critical to the ecosystem at Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve. Join us for an interesting guided walk featuring our lesser known creatures of the mudflats in Sungei Buloh.

Limited to 20 participants, register on the NParks website.

Time: 9.30am-11am
Venue: Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve, Wetland Centre, meet at the Information Counter.
Website: http://www.sbwr.org.sg/
Contact: info@sbwr.org.sg or call 6794 1401

22 Mar (Sun): Nature Trail Walk with the BES Drongos

Come on an invigorating walk along the Petai Trail! Learn more about nature spaces in Singapore and the biodiversity found in our physical landscape of the secondary forest at Macritchie Reservoir Park. The walk is on gravel path and boardwalk, some elevation but no steep stairs.
The BES Drongos are a group of nature lovers from the Bachelor of Environmental Studies (BES) programme who have come together to manage guided walks on nature trails open to everyone! We want to bring people to appreciate and understand local biodiversity and our ecological systems in Singapore through our guided walks on the Petai Trail at Macritchie Reservoir Park.

Registration required online at besdrongos.eventbrite.sg

Time: 8.45am-12noon
Meeting point: Mushroom cafe at the entrance of Macritchie Reservoir Park
Website: http://besdrongos.wordpress.com

21 Mar (Sat): Love MacRitchie walk with the Toddycats

Join enthusiastic volunteer guides who will share with you stories about the amazing plants and animals living in our precious forest heritage at Venus Loop. This series of free guided walks for the public are conducted by The Toddycats, volunteer nature guides of the Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum, for the Love Our MacRitchie Forest movement
More information and online registration at the Love MacRitchie Forest blog.

21 Mar (Sat): Flying Colours! The Butterflies of HortPark

Did you know that close to 25 species of butterflies reside in HortPark's Butterfly Garden? Come observe them and their caterpillars in their natural habitat! Learn what they love to eat, and why they are beneficial to our environment. Join us on this special guided walk for kids from 5-12 years old and get to know our native butterflies.
This event is conducted by Cicada Tree Eco Place.

To register, email your name, contact and number of participants to NParks_HortPark@nparks.gov.sg.

Time: 9.30-11.30am
Venue HortPark, Greenhouse Workshop
Cost: $25 per child

21 Mar (Sat): Island-wide Horseshoe Crab Population and Distribution Survey

Open to the public, registration required.

The Horseshoe Crab Rescue and Research team will conduct an island-wide population and distribution survey from 4.30pm to 7.30pm at various locations in Singapore. Volunteers are needed for this effort. Training will be provided. More details will be emailed to those who sign up.

For enquires or registration, please email Kerry Pereira at kerry@nss.org.sg.

Time : 4.30-7.30pm
Location : Various sites in Singapore. More details will be emailed to those who sign up.
Website: http://www.nss.org.sg/
Contact: email contact@nss.org.sg or call 6741 2036.

21 Mar (Sat): Pulau Ubin Kampong Tour Guided Walk

Take a walk with us to experience Ubin's wonderful natural and cultural heritage. The walk takes about 2 hour to complete. The tour will start at the Ubin-HSBC Volunteer Hub and take you through the spice trees around Jelutong campsite, Butterfly Hill, Pekan Quarry, Sensory Trail Ponds, Kampong House, Old Bin Kiang School site, Toa Pek Kong Temple and end at the Wayang Stage. You will hear about the use of spices in cooking and the interesting history of the different sites.
Do you know what the Ubin-HSBC Volunteer Hub was in the 1970s? When was the Toa Pek Kong Temple built? If you would like to know, then this is an excellent introduction to the heritage of the island.

For all ages, children under the age of 13 to be under parental/guardian guidance.

Limited to 4 groups, each group a maximum of 15 people. Register online here.

Time: 9.30-11.30am
Venue: Meet at Ubin-HSBC Volunteer Hub, a 10-min walk from Ubin Jetty. More on how to get to Pulau Ubin.
Website: http://www.nparks.gov.sg/

21 Mar (Sat): What's in my sky?

Birdwatchers, join us in this free guided walk and learn to identify many amazing birds of different species that passes through or make Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve their home.

Limited to 20 persons. Register online here.

Time: 9.30am-11am
Venue: Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve, Wetland Centre
Website: http://www.sbwr.org.sg/
Contact: info@sbwr.org.sg or call 6794 1401

21 Mar (Sat): Let's Learn About Butterflies and Moths!

Join us on this talk and tour to learn about these winged beauties!
Discover the similarities and differences between moths and butterflies and how to look for some of their caterpillars. Learn about their life cycles, their friends and foes, their habits and the plants they depend on! Get up close and personal with some caterpillars and hopefully butterflies as you observe them in nature!

Suitable for children in K1 – P6 levels. Register online here.

For enquiry and registration, please contact the Education at 64719961 or 6465 0196 or through email: nparks_sbg_edu@nparks.gov.sg. Register online here.

Time: 9.30-10am
Cost: $9 per child (includes $2.50 "Adventure with Plants, Sara at the Evolution Garden" workbook) and $9 per accompanying adult.
Venue: Jacob Ballas Children’s Garden, Bukit Timah Core of the Singapore Botanic Gardens
Website: http://www.sbg.org.sg/

19 Mar (Thu): Adventure with Plants - Sara at the Evolution Garden


In this guided tour for kids, join a giant prehistoric dinosaur, Sara, who lost her friends in the Evolution Garden. Travel back through time with Sara and help her search for her squirrel friends. By going through the thematic trail, you will also learn about some ancient plants which emerged on earth millions of years ago!

Suitable for children in K1 – P6 levels.

For enquiry and registration, please contact the Education at 64719961 or through email: nparks_sbg_edu@nparks.gov.sg. Register online here.

Time: 10-11am
Cost: $8.50 per child (includes $2.50 "Adventure with Plants, Sara at the Evolution Garden" workbook) and $6 per accompanying adult.
Venue: Visitor Centre, Central Core of the Singapore Botanic Gardens
Website: http://www.sbg.org.sg/

18 Mar (Wed): "Grow With Nature" A Magic Tree - A Drama Workshop for kids

Through nature, we can learn and grow in character. The rich biodiversity in nature makes it a good teaching tool to develop children’s character through dramatisation. Children will be encouraged to care for nature and to be aware of its biodiversity. In this workshop, learn the importance of having good manners.
Suitable for children in K1 – P6 levels.

Register online here. For enquiry, please contact the SBG Education Branch at 64719961 & 6465 0196 or through email: nparks_sbg_edu@nparks.gov.sg.

Time: 10-11am
Cost: $10 per child
Venue: Jacob Ballas Children’s Garden, Bukit Timah Core of the Singapore Botanic Gardens
Website: http://www.nparks.gov.sg/