Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall
26 May 2018 - 24 Jun 2018
10:00am – 5:00pm
Free Admission

Fishes are considered to be a lucky symbol in Chinese culture, but do you know of the symbolic meanings behind them? Explore the colourful world of these auspicious fishes this Children’s Season through an array of fun-filled programmes such as treasure hunts, storytelling sessions and craft workshops!

Activities are free unless otherwise stated.

“Leaping Carps” Installation

Inspired by the Chinese legend of the Dragon Gate, these little carps are swimming against the currents to transform into legendary dragons. Come and discover these determined carps at Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall!

Date: 26 May – 24 June 2018
Time: 10:00am – 5:00pm

“Little Carp’s Adventure” Heritage Hunt @ SYSNMH

The dragon gate is waiting for you to accept the challenge! Test your resilience as the "Little Carp" and brave through the hurdles for your chance to become a legendary dragon! Learn important values from a well-known Chinese legend and discover the auspicious meanings of fishes in Chinese culture through this treasure hunt.

Date: 16 – 17 June 2018
Time: 10:00am – 5:00pm

Under the Sea: Stories for Children
(Supported by Speak Good English Movement and Speak Mandarin Campaign)

Discover the legends and myths of fishes in Chinese culture in our interactive storytelling sessions conducted by local authors and veteran storytellers! Each session will feature a different story and craft activity.

Date: 16 – 17 June 2018
Time: 2:00pm – 3:00pm (English); 5:30pm – 6:30pm (Chinese)

Interactive Craft Workshop by River Valley High School

Join us in this interactive programme and learn more about the value of resilience as displayed by our Chinese pioneers.
Bring back your very own origami carp at the end of the session!

Date: 16 – 17 June 2018
Time: 3:00pm – 4:00pm

Chinese Fan Painting Workshop

Have fun painting your own fan in this Chinese painting workshop and learn more about the auspicious meanings of various fish symbols in Chinese culture.

Date: 17 June 2018
Time: 4:30pm – 5:30pm

Posted by : Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall

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