Programming Track: SingLit Hands On


C.L.A.P! Cerita, Lagu, Aktiviti, Perkusi

Listen to a story, learn a song and play a percussion instrument to create accompanying rhythmic beats. This programme has everything for kids and will be conducted in Malay.

8 March, 2.30pm – 4.30pm

Little Arts Academy


密室逃脱 SingLit Xcape

Participants will solve the mystery behind the hidden words in the Xcape room based on the story of the local picture book The Unspoken Words. This programme is in Mandarin.

9 March, Session 1: 9am – 10am Session 2: 10am – 11am Session 3: 11am – 12pm Session 4: 12pm – 1pm Session 5: 1pm – 2pm Session 6: 2pm – 3pm

City Book Room


வாங்க நடிக்கலாம் (Come, Let’s Act!)

Come, Let’s Act is a 2-day workshop where Singapore Tamil literature will be brought to life through acting. This programme is in Tamil.

9 & 10 March: 10am – 4pm

National Library Building


跟着乐乐和佳佳游新加坡 (Visit Singapore With Timmy & Tammy)

Join us for a storytelling session followed by a tour to the food court (Session 1) or the library (Session 2)! This programme is in Mandarin.

10 March, 2pm – 3.30pm, 4pm – 5.30pm

Bras Basah Complex


Rewriting Asian Myths and Legends

In this fun-filled workshop, children's writer Xie Shi Min will talk you through how to re-write myths to make your own story.

10 March, 3pm – 6pm

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SingLit 好自然 (Celebrating SingLit with Nature)

Surrounded by nature, “SingLit 好自然” (“Celebrating SingLit with Nature”) aims to instil an appreciation for SingLit using interesting and creative ways to raise awareness for Singapore literary works and authors. This programme is in Mandarin.

16 March, Book Fair: 9am – 12pm Children poetry and sketching: 9.30am – 11.30am Interactive storytelling: 9am – 11.30am Poetry and Sketching: 9am – 11.30am

Bollywood Veggies


Menyunting Cerpen Dan Novel Secara Berkesan (Editing Short Story And Novel In An Effective Way)

In this workshop, participants will learn about the importance of editing short stories and novels and the do’s and don’ts before submitting a manuscript to a publisher. This session is in Malay.

16 March, 9am – 1pm

Wisma Geylang Serai


Writing Screenplay From Local Short Stories

Writing Screenplay from Local Short Stories is a 1-day workshop where local Tamil literature will be brought to life through the craft of screenwriting. This programme is in Tamil.

16 March, 10am – 5pm

Tampines Regional Library


Peraduan Pentas Cilik- Kembara Cerita Singapura (Mighty Tellers Competition – Venturing SG Tales)

Calling students and aspiring parent-and-child storytellers! Come and show your support for SingLit by dramatising your favourite local Malay children’s storybook.

16 March, 10.30am – 2.30pm

Tampines Regional Library


Creating A Fictional Universe

How do fantasy authors create characters and the universes they live in? Where does their inspiration come from? Join author and artist David Liew in a hands-on miniature house crafting session.

16 March, 10.30am – 1.30pm

*SCAPE Arena


Warna-Warni Di Taman (Colours In The Garden)

Stories and art combine in this interactive storytelling session, which follows a group of small creatures living in the garden. Suitable for children age 5 to 8. This session is in Malay.

17 March, 10am – 12pm

Wisma Geylang Serai


SUPACROSS – Singapore’s 1st World of Supaheroes Universe

Get up close & personal with Jerry Hinds and get to know Singapore's first extensive superhero comic book series.

17 March, Session 1: 11am – 12.30pm Session 2: 2pm – 3.30pm Session 3: 5pm – 6.30pm

Jurong West Public Library