Come to Woods in the Books and help us launch Priscilla Tey’s very first picture book, In-Between Things! Join us for story reading and drawing with the artist of this brand new picture book!
Who: Ages 4 and up. Parents are welcome to join in!
When: 4 – 6PM, Saturday 7 July
Where: Woods in the Books
StoryTime in the Woods – Happy Dumpling Festival, Elena! | 亲子同乐之《伊伊，端午节快乐!》绘本故事
Join our first ever Chinese StoryTime in the Woods! Together with author Dingli Stevens, let’s celebrate Dumpling Festival with Elena and her family in《伊伊，端午节快乐!》! Listen to a story, make crafts, taste yummy dumplings, and bring a copy of《伊伊，端午节快乐!》home with you! This session is friendly to non-Chinese-speaking parents! We hope to provide supportive parent-child language and culture immersion.
Father’s Day is around the corner! Get playful together in the Father’s Day edition of The Little Treehugger Workshop. Enjoy a story together in this parent-child workshop and learn to make a catapult-powered plane out of eco-friendly materials. BONUS Get a free Father’s Day sweet treat from Creamier Tiong Bahru! For: 4 – 8 Years […]
Day off for Mums! (Which should, by the way, happen more than once a year)
Join the elves in the Woods for a special FATHER-CHILD Treehugger workshop on Mother’s Day weekend. There will be a story time segment as well as a mummy-appreciation gift making activity using eco-friendly materials. You make the gift for your mum, we’ll give her a BONUS sweet treat! Surprise her with her favourite cupcake from Plain Vanilla Bakery and leave the bill to us!*
When an art gallery owner named Fourcart disappears, Tintin’s suspicions are on high alert. Could the sudden deaths in the art world have anything to do with Mr Fourcart’s disappearance? Could it be…murder?
Solve puzzles and earn clues with Tintin, Snowy, and their friends to crack the case in the Tintin and the Puzzling Whodunnit Party!
Who: Ages 7 – 12
Where: Books Ahoy!
When: 4 – 6PM, 17 June 2018, Sun
Ticket: $15* per child (Parents, you don’t need to buy a ticket!)
Introducing… the Little Treehugger Workshop! Woods in the Books is launching a new series of parent-child ‘green’ workshops that foster an environmentally conscious lifestyle.
Swooping in to save the day! Fight plastic pollution in this book launch and interactive story reading of Captain Green and the Plastic Scene with author Evelyn Bookless just in time for Earth Day 2018. Find out how you can be a hero too. Superpowers are not required; anyone can do it…
Join us on 21 April for an upcycling craft activity in the spirit of Earth Day and get your book signed! Free bookmarks and stickers for all!
Hooray! It’s a Book Fair!
ELMER is lumbering his way to our Book Fair for the March holidays! Keep both your eyes open to meet our favourite patchwork elephant and spot our other treasures, from special promotions to a whole hoard of brilliant new books.
Oh, what colourful tales you will find at the LITTLE SingLit Puppet Theatre!
Discover the tale of fearless Savitri, who must dream up an impossible task to outwit a demon and save her brother Mitra in our puppet show based on Savitri: The Task for the Mighty Demon by Catherine Khoo and Lai Hui Li!
PLUS learn how to play tug-of-war and blind man’s buff with the power of an awesome sarong! Join us for a round of story reading and games based on Quek Hong Shin’s The Amazing Sarong.
Come and discover classic and new SingLit titles at Hello SingLit! Get comfy with SingLit at our pop-up book store and reading corner, where young and old can take a break with a good book and discover new reads to bring home. Uncover the joys of SingLit with us this #BuySingLit weekend.
Date: 9 – 11 March 2018
Venue: FORUM The Shopping Mall, B1 Atrium
Join us for story reading, capteh making, and book signings on Saturday, 10th February at the book launch of Ben Lai’s I Can! Sign up below to book your spot! About the book: Embark on a journey of discovery around Singapore as you learn about some of the island nation’s more famous landmarks and icons. […]
Seasonal Opening Hours
We are open for all your book-buying needs this December!
Woods in the Books
Monday & Sunday: 10AM – 7PM
Tuesday – Saturday: 10AM – 8PM
Christmas Eve and Christmas Day: 10AM – 6PM
Monday – Sunday: 10AM – 7PM
Christmas Eve and Christmas Day: 10AM – 6PM
Woods in the Books is the official Singapore Writers Festival for Families (SWF³) bookstore this year! Keep an eye out for us at the Singapore Writers Festival (SWF) from 3 – 12 November as we bring you excellent books from near and far by international and local stars, including Tove Jansson’s Moomins books in beautiful […]
Let’s make our world better this Children’s Day! Tell us all about your good deeds, go green, and win! STORY TIME IN THE WOODS RETURNS Join us for an hour of story, fun, and recycled puppet craft with Bob the Artist, a bird with skinny legs who learns all about the power of art and […]
Hop aboard the Hogwarts Express and earn points for your Hogwarts House! Join us at Books Ahoy! on Sunday, 30 July to celebrate twenty years of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone in an afternoon of fun and games. Which of the four Houses will win the House Cup?
Date: Sunday, 30 July 2017
Time: 4 – 6PM
Age: 7 – 99 years old
Venue: Books Ahoy!, Forum The Shopping Mall #02-03
Ticket Price: S$10 per attendee, inclusive of S$5 store credit*.
Click here to sign up!
“Mooty was a lovely, little mouse. He had twinkling eyes and a long, curly tail.” Created by Jessie Wee, ‘The Adventures of Mooty’ were some of the first Singaporean stories written for children.
Boys and girls, mums and dads! We invite you to a morning of craft, colouring, and family fun with coffee and breakfast together with Sir Stamford Raffles at the SWF³ Tent! (Please fill out our registration form so that we have an idea of how much coffee to order! We shouldn’t waste food, right?) SAYANG […]
Woods in the Books is the official SWF for Families (SWF3) Bookstore at the Singapore Writers Festival! Come and join the festivities with us in the SWF3 Tent on Empress Lawn from 4 – 13 November 2016.
Opening Hours at the SWF3 Tent
4 November: 6PM – 10PM
Weekends: 10AM – 7PM
9 – 11 Nov: 6PM – 10PM
7 &8 Nov: Closed
Let’s celebrate Children’s Day with lots of fun and laughter! This Friday, our first 20 customers will receive a mysterious gift when they make a purchase at Woods in the Books*! We also have 2 very special Children’s Day programmes… PRESS HERE Boys and girls, come down to Woods in the Books this Children’s Day […]