Creative Arts School Holiday Workshops at klpac
Sentul Park, Jalan Strachan, off Jalan Sultan Azlan Shah (formerly Jalan Ipoh), KL (03 4047 9000/www.klpac.org). If you have a couple of couch potato kids who love the TV screen, why not put them on stage instead? klpac will be running a series of workshops these school holidays for kids to explore creative activities like dancing, public speaking, screen writing and theatre. Workshops will run from June 1-12. Check their website for price details and registration.
Knead to Play at For Goodness Cakes
36G Jalan 27/70A, Desa Sri Hartamas, KL (03 6211 6782/www.facebook.com/ forgoodnesscakeshartamas). Besides whipping up amazing cakes and gluten-free treats, this little café also conducts classes for kids from time to time. Check out their next Knead to Play (clay crafting) class: June 4 (Teddy Bear Theme) and June 19 (Panda Theme). Classes are from 10.30am-12noon. RM77 per child including materials.
May Classes at Young Chefs Academy
5-3 Jalan 26/70A, Desa Sri Hartamas, KL (03 6211 2433/www. youngchefsacademy.com.my). Young Chefs Academy Malaysia is celebrating its fourth birthday by cooking up festive goodies this May. Your little one will learn to make the likes of Hawaiian Pizza (23 May) and Fruit Tarts (30 May). Classes run for an hour for KinderCooks (ages 3-6) and 1.5 hours for Junior Chefs (ages 7-11). First timers, RM50; Regulars, RM110 for one-day pass, RM400 for 4 passes, RM760 for 8 passes. KinderCook: Sat, 12noon or 4pm. Junior Chefs: Sat, 11.30am or 4pm. Call 3 days prior to reserve a spot.
Pots, Pans & Palate Cooking Class
The Westin KL, 199 Jalan Bukit Bintang, Bukit Bintang, KL (03 2731 8333/www. thewestinkualalumpur.com). The Westin’s superfood-filled kids’ menus are not the only thing to get excited about. Kids can learn to cook through a dedicated Kids Pots, Pans & Palate Cooking Class at Daily Treats. Classes are open to kids aged from five to 17 years old and kiddie cooks will learn to make pastries, cookies, sandwiches and salads as well as how to decorate cupcakes and make pizzas. Classes cost RM98 per child for two hours. For reservations, call 03 2773 8338 or email the team at firstname.lastname@example.org. Every Sat and Sun, 2-4pm. RM98 per child.
5th Private and International School Fair
Level 3, Mid Valley Exhibition Centre, Mid Valley Megamall, Lingkaran Syed Putra, KL (03 7986 0070/www. privateinternationalschoolfair.com). Be sure to check out this fair if you’re looking for private and international schools for your kids. Representatives from some of the top schools in Malaysia and the region will be in attendance. Jul 25-26, 11am-6pm. Free admission.