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Cinema Reclaimed: Live Dialogue

29 May • 11:00am

Join us for a live dialogue session with the men behind the first edition of Cinema Reclaimed. They will shed light on their chosen theme of medicine and modernity.

Brush, Brush, Brush Your Teeth

Wielding 10-cents toothbrushes, school-going children once squatted along drains to brush their teeth. Learn more about this Dental Health campaign in the 60s to 70s by joining a mummy and daughter duo in their short story and sing-along!

ACM on a Plate: Fish Maw Soup with Chef Malcolm Lee

5 May • 12:00pm

Join Chef Malcolm Lee of Candlenut in this cooking demonstration inspired by the beautiful kamcheng in ACM's Maritime Trade Gallery.

Artist Panel: In Sickness and In Health

23 May • 11:00am

In this panel, contemporary artists Adeline Kueh, Divaagar and ila will share the concepts and processes involved in developing their newly commissioned digital artworks for Living Legacies: In Sickness and In Health.

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: 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!

Community Association Series: Young Sikh Association (YSA)

In this cooking demo, visitors will get an overview on dishes unique to the Sikh community, such as the Suji Halva (Semolina Halva).

Evolution of Volunteering in the Healthcare sector

22 May • 02:00pm

In some cases you might need strong muscles to help lift patients. On other occasions, you might simply need to be a good listener. Veteran healthcare volunteers will share about the qualities required to succeed in the sector. They will also detail the challenges and rewarding experiences associated with volunteerism in a live digital dialogue session.

Herbs for Health

Did you know that the Nanyang Technological University has a Herb Garden which grows over 200 species of plants? Join us as we dip our toes into the wealth of knowledge about our local herbs and plants from the men on the ground themselves!