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Dialect Tour at National Gallery Singapore

  • Date:
    5 Oct & 12 Oct 2019
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  • Time:
    Various Timings
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  • Price:
    Free Admission

Celebrating Our Grands! is an annual celebration to encourage children to cherish their grandparents and senior family members and build strong bonds with them. 

Celebrating Our Grands! 


Dialect Tour at National Gallery Singapore

Date : Sat, 12 Oct 2019
Time : 11am (Cantonese), 2pm (Hokkien)
Venue: National Gallery Singapore
1 St. Andrew's Rd, Singapore 178957 (Padang Atrium Information Counter at Level 1)

For the first time, Families for Life Council and National Gallery Singapore bring to multi-generation families a gallery tour conducted in Cantonese and Hokkien language, as part of Celebrating Our Grands! 2019.

Come join us on the 12th Oct as we soar through the sky’s embrace and descend to experience the light-hearted aspects and joys of village life at National Gallery Singapore. Based on the theme “Embracing the Wonders of Time,” the tour will take you through selected artworks in Gallery Children’s Biennale 2019 and DBS Singapore Gallery to give you a glimpse into the past.

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A great opportunity for families to engage in lively conversations about how art can be found in everyday lives and to participate in interactive activities designed to be enjoyed by all ages.

Free for Singaporeans and Permanent Residents. Registration is only limited to the first 30 pax per tour. For enquiries, please email community@nationalgallery.sg.


Show Appreciation to Your Grands with e-Greetings and DIY Photo Frame

A simple gesture goes a long way. Encourage your child to express their love and appreciation for their grandparents or elderly family members with an e-Greeting and a DIY photoframe.

From 1 to 6 Oct, WhatsApp us at 8339 0469 with your name (eg. Hi FFL, I am [name]) to receive a special edition of FFL e-Greeting. You can also download the e-Greetings in Chinese, Malay and Tamil here.

Download the special edition of Celebrating Our Grands! photo frame and come up with creative ways to design a DIY photo frame. Here are some DIY tutorials to help you and your child to get started!

If you are looking to create bonding opportunities for your child and their grandparents or hope to spend some special one-on-one time with your grands, we recommend these 5 simple yet meaningful ways to enjoy quality grandparent-grandchild time!

One-on-One Time with Grands


More than 280 pre- and primary schools have pledged for Celebrating Our Grands! campaign

Over 55,000 school children participated in DIY photo frame making and presented it as a gift to their grandparents to show their appreciation! Here's a few snapshots of kids in action and presenting the photo frames to their grandparents

DIY Photo Frame 


Articles to strengthen grandparent-grandchild bonds

Fann Wong Shares about Zed's Bond with his Grandparents 

Fann Wong Shares about Zed's Bond with his Grandparents

Our Favourite Memories of Grandparents 

Our Favourite Memories of Grandparents

Bonding Activities for Teens and Grandparents 

Bonding Activities for Teens and Grandparents

Grandparents: Building relationships  

Grandparents: Building relationships

Grandparents: Communicating with your grandchild’s parents  

Grandparents: Communicating with your grandchild’s parents

Being a Grandparent 

Being a Grandparent

Looking After Your Grandchildren 

Looking After Your Grandchildren

We Love You Grandma, Grandpa! 

We Love You Grandma, Grandpa!

Questions for Kids to Ask Their Grandparents 

Questions for Kids to Ask Their Grandparents

Holidaying with Older Folks Made Easy 

Holidaying with Older Folks Made Easy