Things to Do This Weekend in Singapore | April 4-10, 2020

Want to take up a new hobby? Go shopping? Or attend a talk on something you want to learn more about? This weekend is all for you!

April Encounter Night | April 9

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This April Encounter Night will be the Encounter’s first evangelistic worship outreach for 2020! Tying in with the theme of the Good Friday and Easter Sunday this weekend, this event is an opportunity for many believers to bond with their loved ones while also experiencing an amazing encounter with Him. 

The Encounter, the organization that spearheads this event, provides a safe space and avenue for those who continue to worship and adore Him. They believe that God is sparking a worship and prayer movement in the land, nations, and this generation. 

Venue
2 Kallang Avenue, CT Hub, 11-11, Singapore 339407

Date and Time
April 9, 2020 | 8.00 p.m. to 10.00 p.m.

Leather Painting Workshop | April 10

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Learn how to paint an initial with your chosen designs on a luxurious card holder this Good Friday! Oh, and early birds get to enjoy $10 off! You can sign up for this workshop and bring a friend with you to avail a $5 cash credit to be used in the Art Studio store immediately!

The organiser of this event, Our Art Studio, was founded in 2017 for the purpose of forwarding the Arts and Arts education in Singapore. Their goal is to bring the joy of art to all, allowing both adults and children to have a chance to hone their innate artistic talent. Recognising the uniqueness of every individual, Our Art Studio’s well loved classes are customised to suit each and everyone. 

Venue
Our Art Studio @ PLQ Mall, Paya Lebar Quarter, 10 Paya Lebar Road, PLQ Mall #04-20, Singapore 409057

Date and Time
April 10, 2020 | 2.00 p.m. to 5.00 p.m.

Coding Camp for Digital Marketers | April 9

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In this hands-on workshop, you will learn how to create your own custom scraper with Python! Web scraping is used to collect large information from online sources. Gathering such data is a critical tool in the toolbox of every marketer, entrepreneur, date engineer, and analyst. Some of the most common application sof web scraping include: 

  • Price comparison
  • Email address gathering
  • Social media scraping
  • Website content scraping
  • Augmenting your existing database
  • Compiling date sets for machine learning projects

The learning outcome of this workshop is that you will be able to create your own custom scraper with Python! This workshop will cover: 

  • Using CSS Selectors and XPath to identify web page elements you want to extract
  • Creating a web scraper to extract tabular data
  • Creating a web scraper to extract complex data
  • Looping your web scraper to extract data from multiple web pages
  • Format and store scraped data as a CSV

Venue
Cecil Court, 138 Cecil Street, #03-308, Marina Square, Singapore 069538

Date and Time
April 9, 2020 | 6.00 p.m. to 10.00 p.m.

Vintage Fashion Pop Up | April 10-11

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To enrich the theatre experience of Hurstville: The Heir, where the audience will traverse through a time warp to the 1930s, vintage fashion brands Vintage1961 and Pong Pong Vintage have put together a curated showcase of vintage accoutrements, where the audience can enjoy the authentic style embodied by the actors and set of Hurtsville. Costumes worn by the actors are sponsored by VIntage1961 to lend a touch of “olde tyme” to the play.

The showcase includes vintage treasures that were made 50-60 years ago sourced from all over the world, as well as items that are designed and crafted after the style of a particular era. After the show, attendees can bring a vestige of vintage home from the shop and enjoy 10% off by presenting their show ticket. 

Venue
Chinatown, 265 South Bridge Road, Singapore 058814

Date and Time
April 10-11, 2020 | 12.00 p.m. to 7.00 p.m.

ADC Ballet Fundamentals | April 5

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You can never be too old to learn ballet. It’s a common practice for many adults to have their kids learn ballet at a young age. But that doesn’t mean adults can start to learn it too! Learn the fundamentals of ballet through the ADC Ballet Fundamentals with Jeremie!

Singapore Dance Theatre, the organiser of this workshop, is an ambassador for dance and for Singapore – bridging any divides and differences to establish resonance for both practitioners and audiences through quality performances and engaging educational and outreach activities. 

Venue
Singapore Dance Theatre, 201 Victoria Street, #07-02/03, Singapore 188067

Date and Time
April 5, 2020 | 2.00 p.m. to 3.30 p.m.

Has any of these events caught your eye? Let us know what you think in the comments section!