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7 Holiday Workshops And Classes For Kids

Make the most of the Christmas break with these awesome activities.

by / Published: 5 Dec 2017

7 Holiday Workshops And Classes For Kids
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The Goal Academy Holiday Camps

It’s time for the kids to hit the football field with GA Holiday Camps, which run till 22 Decmber. Choose between full day seven-hour camps or half-day camps (three hours) that include skills training, mini-tournaments, exercises by the Goal Academy’s UEFA-qualified international coaches, and games with prizes to be won. A great way to get the kids out of the house!

Price: RM84 – RM400 (from half-day camps to three full-day camps)
Sports Garage
Jalan 19/1, Petaling Jaya
Tel:  016-702 3740 (Academy Manager Matthew Lister)

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TedBoyCooks Cooking and Baking Classes

TedBoy Bakery is offering cooking classes every Saturday in December for children aged four to six years old. The two-hour classes will cover treats like Christmas cookies, hand-peeled pasta, sushi and more. Goodie bags and refreshments will be provided and the kids go home with a certificate of participation from Tedboy Bakery. Sign up now before spaces run out!

Price: RM80 (RM130 for two classes) 
Tedboy Bakery @ Jaya One
100-G.037, Level G, The School, Jaya One,
72A Jalan Universiti, Seksyen 13, Petaling Jaya
Tel: 1-300 80 1008

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Ice skating at Sunway Pyramid

Sign up for classes at the Sunway Pyramid Ice Skating Academy in time for their School Holiday Package: 6 lessons (30 minutes each) in three days for RM198. The classes are suitable for ages six and above, available from now till 2 January 2018. Click here for the full list of dates and time slots. 

Price: RM198
LG3, Sunway Pyramid
Jalan PJS 11/15, Bandar Sunway,
Petaling Jaya
Tel: 03-74943050

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Kids Pottery Workshop by Clay Expression

Head to Clay Expression’s Kids Pottery Workshop on 23 December for a creative session of clay figurines and ornaments. The lesson is open to kids aged between six and 19 and materials are included in the fees. 

Price: RM60
757 5-C, Jalan Subang 3,
Taman Perindustrian USJ1, Subang Jaya
Tel: 03-5888 9905

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Volunteering at SPCA

Volunteering at animal shelters like SPCA Selangor are a great way for kids to care for the animals under the supervision of  experienced handlers. Kids below 11 need to be accompanied by a parent or guardian when volunteering. They’ll also need to go through SPCA’s one-off Pet Care Programme which happens on Wednesdays, Saturdays, and Sundays from 10am to 2pm.

Jalan Kerja Ayer Lama,
Ampang Jaya
Tel: 03-4256 5312

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This unique swim school caters for children aged four months to seven years old, teaching them skills like water familiarisation and safety as per the AUSTSWIM infant aquatics course. The course is taught by AUSTSWIM-trained instructors in the school’s purpose-built indoor saltwater pool (heated to 33C) plus there are family swim sessions at various times during the week.   

Price: RM850 (10 lessons)
24 Jalan Liku,
Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur
Tel: 012-488 1197

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Speech and Drama Holiday Programme at klpac

This special holiday programme to be held at the Actors Studio Academy at klpac and is open to kids aged seven to 17 on 11 to 15 December from 10am to 12pm. In this five-day course, the young learners will get to try theatre games, role playing, workshop performances and other activities that help develop public speaking and performance skills.    

Price: RM350
The Kuala Lumpur Performing Arts Centre,
Sentul Park, Jalan Strachan Off Jalan Sultan Azlan Shah,
Kuala Lumpur
Tel: 03-4047 9063