See Belle come to life on stage at REP Theater's Beauty and the Beast: A Musical for Children. It's a retelling of the timeless tale loved by audiences of all ages, so come watch! Shows start this Saturday, Aug. 12, at the Onstage Theatre, Greenbelt Mall 1, Makati City. Tickets, with prices starting at P470.25, are available through REP by calling 843-3570 or Ticketworld at 891-9999 and ticketworld.com.ph.
Meet and greet with Disney royalties
Disney prince and princesses will be visiting the Venice Piazza at McKinley Hill for the Fairytale Concerto on all weekends in August! This Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 12 and 13, Anna and Olaf, and Belle and Beast will be singing and doing meet and greets. Don't forget to bring your tiaras and crowns! Venice Piazza at McKinley Hill is located in Taguig City.
World Citi Med is launching their new Maternity Wing and expectant moms are invited to attend! It's happening on Aug. 14, Monday (unfortunately not on the weekend), from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m., at World Citi Med, Quezon City. Aside from the launch proper, there will also be a free mothers class and freebies. To register, call 913-8380 loc. 380.
Attend a workshop for parents of kids with learning disabilities
The Autism Society of the Philippines is inviting parents, teachers and professionals to a seminar on Managing Children with Special Needs at Home and in School. It's happening this Saturday, Aug. 12, from 1 to 5 p.m., at the Public Market Function Room, Marikina Market Building, Marikina City. Topics covered include behavior difficulties attributed to autism spectrum disorder, ADHD, and learning disablities, and what strategies can be adopted to manage them. To register, call 0949-398-3672. Participation fee is P150.
Get inspired with homeschooling ideas
Homeschooling your preschooler? Get great homeschool activity ideas at The Learning Basket's How to Make Your Own Preschool Homeschool Materials: A DIY Workshop this Saturday, Aug. 12, from 1 to 3:30 p.m., at The Parenting Emporium, Quezon City. Here, you'll not only learn how to execute the activities but also why you should. Participation fee is P1,000 inclusive of materials and handouts. To register, click here.
It's going to be a celebration of Philippine food, music, art and culture at Bite Me Manila III happening on Aug. 12 and 13, from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., at Blocke 3, Bonifacio High Street, Taguig. Bring the kids too because Craft Party PH will be there with a booth filled with activities for kids.
Appreciate and be amazed at Pinoy products
Indulge a little mom and head to MaArte at The Pen this weekend hosted by the Museum Foundation of the Philippines, Inc. Open to all, it's happening from Aug. 11 to 13 at the The Gallery of The Peninsula Manila. It will be a showcase of some of the best craftsmanship Filipinos have to offer with a line-up of export-quality merchandise by top brands for furniture, fashion, beauty and artisanal gourmet. For more inquiries, call 697-9509.