7 Dec (Sat): MAD for Strange Plants - kids' workshop

Plants can be very strange. Some plants gobble up bugs! Other plants provide food and shelter for bugs that, in turn, take care of them. Some plants scare bugs and people away by giving off an unpleasant smell. But many plants that appear strange are very useful to us. Come learn interesting and fun facts about them and how you can make a difference to protect our environment and the natural homes of these strange plants. This hands-on session with feature live plants.

Suitable for kids 5-12, this programme is conducted with Cicada Tree Eco-Place.

This event is part of the Connecting with Nature programme at the Southern Ridges. Pre-registration is required, closing date 1 week before the programme. Programme will commence only with a minimum of 15 participants. Contact 6471-5601 or NParks_HortPark@nparks.gov.sg.

Time: 10am-12noon
Venue: HortPark, Flower Room
Cost: $25 per child.
Website and contact: http://www.nparks.gov.sg/