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Free things to do this weekend

By Wei Wen SngEvents - 02 August 2012 12:00 PM

Free things to do this weekend

Images come alive at LivingStoriesbyS. Chandrasekaran. Created from observations of social changes and life’s idiosyncrasies, the eight bronze sculptures, 50 small drawings and 10 paintings installation will be a good starting point for reflective thought.

Looking to take a holiday? This Saturday and Sunday, the ASATravelFair at Suntec City will showcase a whole slew of vacations and flights for you to choose from.

Singapore’s biggest home and renovation fair is back, with MyHome 2012. It’s going to be a smorgasbord of services and products for home-building, from renovation to furnishing and furniture. Held at the Singapore Expo Hall, from 4th to 9th August.

Show some NationalPrideatEverydayBelonging, Parco next Next’s Fashion exhibition. Held at Parco Marina Bay, 23 talented will design outfits of wearable art inspired by five original art pieces commissioned by The Everyday Revolution.

It’s going to be an OutdoorRhapsody at the Singapore Botanical Gardens this Sunday. Presented by the Singapore Chinese Orchestra, pack a picnic basket, bring your friends and have fun as you relax to the music of erhu and guzheng.

This Friday, MAAD (MarketofArtistsAndDesigners) Pyjamas will be holding an exhibition featuring the winners of this year’s Red Dot Award For Product Design 2012/ 2013. It’s going to be an evening of music, art services and installations, from 5pm to 12 am.

Ever wondered what a seat with five legs would be like? Find out at DontSitNextToMeandNetworkofPricks, an Illustrated Talk by Cheo Chai-Hiang. Held on Saturday at the The Substation, it’s going to be a very interesting session of humour, art and literature.

Considering a career in science? You might just find it at the SingaporeScienceFestival: CareerForum. Speak to a group of A*STAR researchers and engineers from private companies and learn from those who are already doing it this Friday! Located at the Science Centre Singapore.

New Parents? Bring along your little bub and hang out at BabysDayOut- MyBabysFirstNationalDayParty on Saturday. There’ll be a concert by the Singapore Chinese Orchestra, fireworks and prizes for the ‘Best Dressed Family’ and the ‘Cutest Baby Laughter’; stuff to make for an unforgettable first National Day!

For more inspiration on what’s happening this weekend for free, check out our comprehensive events calendar. Have a great weekend, and see you back here next week!