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Behind Our Stalls: Bras Basah.Bugis Heritage Food Trail

3 - 9 May • 12:00pm • Bras Basah.Bugis

Originally named after wet, decayed rice, Bras Basah is now home to a treasure trove of tasty food haunts including cafes, bars and restaurants. Join us as we discover the hidden gems located within the lively Bras Basah.Bugis precinct.

Behind Our Stalls: The Hawker Story

Who are the people who make up the heart and soul of the culturally rich Bras Basah.Bugis precinct? The Hawker Story is a short film series celebrating some of the district’s beloved hawkers who add to its vibrancy.

Cinema Reclaimed - Film Locations Map

Come take a peek at glimpse of old Singapore and its various sites of healthcare through a selection of films, curated for the Cinema Reclaimed film programme.

Cinema Reclaimed: Medicine & Modernity in Singapore Cinema - Tunang Pak Dukun

13 May • 08:00pm

The film buff in you will want to catch this special screening of the 1960 romantic comedy Tunang Pak Dukun – a charming story of a soon-to-be doctor straddling the line between modern science and ancient remedies. It also features scenes of yesteryear Singapore and music by composer Zubir Said.

Community Association Series: Eng Choon Hway Kuan

On this episode of our Community Association Series, Sarah takes a peek into one of Singapore's largest clan association, Eng Choon Hway Kuan and learns how to cook their specialty dishes.

Community Association Series: Eurasian Association

Roll up your sleeves! Renowned chef Quentin Pereira will be teaching you how to make a delicious bowl of Kristang stew. Knowledgeable docent Valerie Scully will also be speaking about the medicinal properties of spices at the heart of traditional Eurasian home remedies. Come along on this journey as we discover what it means to be Eurasian!

Community Association Series: Kong Chow Wui Koon

Ever tasted the famous sun-dried mandarin orange peel from Xinhui? Follow our host Jerald to learn how this specialty ingredient is incorporated into their dishes.

Community Association Series: Singapore Chin Woo Athletic Association

16, 30 May • 11:30am • Chinatown

Qigong, an exercise with thousands of years of history, is replete with movements that mirror the gentle crane and the lithe monkey. Watch as master Yeo of the Singapore Chin Woo Athletic Association imparts some of her qigong know-how to host Jerald.

Community Association Series: Singapore Hok San Association

Do you have what it takes to be a lion dancer? See how our host Jerald fares under the guidance of master practitioners from the Singapore Hok San Association!

Discovering Singapore’s Best Kept Secrets: Digital Tour of 5 Kadayanallur Street by Jerome

15 May • 04:00pm

Unlock the backstory of a curious wedge-shaped building kept under lock and key behind Maxwell Food Centre. Psst, you might be surprised to find that it houses Singapore’s oldest, operational lift.