MUMMY WILL BE BACK
Want to spend a few hours on your own but can’t find anyone to keep an eye on your kids? Try these drop-off services.
Drop-off services for when you need a few hours to yourself.
Level 5 Paragon, 290 Orchard Road, tel: 6735-7369. Open MonThu, 11am-7pm; Fri-Sun and public holidays, 11am-9pm. www.fidgets.com.sg Your kids will be supervised by staff and kept busy with craft activities such as painting, clay sculpting and even making their own airplane. Their workshops are between 30 and 90 minutes long, and are recommended for children aged four years and above. COST $15 for a 30min session; $25 for a 90min session. Subsequent charges of $8 for every extra 30min.
#02-12/13 Leisure Park Kallang, tel: 6440-8355. Open Mon-Fri & Sun, 10am-8.30pm; Sat, 10am-9.30pm. www.peekaboo.com.sg Active ones will have endless fun at this indoor playground’s ball pits, slides and tunnels. Look out for special activities during the holidays, such as craft workshops and occasional appearances by their favourite cartoon characters. Kids have to be four years old and above to be dropped off. Staff walk around the play area to ensure the safety of the children. COST $15 for two hours, $5 for each subsequent hour.
MY KID’S SPA
#04-20 The Grandstand, 200 Turf Club Road, tel: 6763-9775. Open Tue-Fri, noon-6pm; Sat-Sun, 11am-6pm. www.mykidsspa.com Pamper your precious ones – from two-monthold babies to 16-year-olds – with a relaxing massage! Only those 10 years old and above with no medical history, and those on repeat visits who are comfortable without their parents, can be left unaccompanied. COST Massages for kids up to four years old: $28 for 15min; $50 for 30min. For kids five years old and above: (Weekdays) $20 for 20min, $28 for 30min; (weekends) $28 for 20min, $38 for 30min.
LEARNING JOURNEY EDUCATION CENTRE
#05-08 Far East Shopping Centre, 545 Orchard Road, tel: 6887-4280/6555-1849. Open Mon, Wed & Fri, 9.30am-12.30pm. www.happykidsclubsingapore.blogspot.sg Kids six months to 12 years old will be kept busy at the indoor play area and with programmes on arts, music, dance and science. You must book two or three working days in advance; slots are allocated on a firstcome, first-served basis. COST $55 a session on Mon, Wed & Fri, 9.30am-12.30pm. $18 an hour (minimum of four hours) for other days and times, subject to availability.