Events Write-Up

Lantern Festival @ Springside

Springleaf NC held its annual signature event the Lantern Festival at Springside this year on 10th September 2016.

Over 400 residents from Springleaf, Springside, Thong Soon, Forest Hill, Meng Suan and Thong Bee Estates came to make this an eventful evening.

Apart from a sumptuous buffet dinner, free lanterns were given away to the kids. Excitements of the evening were line dancing, ukulele performance, pomelo peeling contest, lantern riddles, lucky draws and last but not least the imperative lantern procession.

Event was organized by Springleaf NC, spearheaded by Irene Lee. Grassroots advisor Er Dr Lee Bee Wah was also present to greet welcoming residents.

Parent Day

“Nee Soon South Zone G RC and Zone H RC co-organised Parents’ Day aiming to promote family bonding and bringing new neighbours in the new BTOs closer to each other.

Additionally, they wish to promote a worthy social cause by collaborating with Children’s Cancer Foundation to hold a Hair for Hope Satellite Event.

Residents are able to enjoy themselves with our game booths, stage games and a demonstration session of Zumba under the sizzling sun.

We are also pleased to receive 21 shaves in promoting the social cause and raising funds to assist the families whose children is with cancer.”

Super Sunday

Nee Soon South CC hosted the annual Super Sunday getai-style show at Block 838 Yishun Street 81 on 7th August 2016. Over 500 residents came and participated in this event. Grassroots adviser Er. Dr. Lee Bee Wah was warmly welcomed by residents of Nee Soon South.

 

Popular getai host Hao Hao hosted the event on that Sunday evening and residents had a delightful evening. This year’s performance came with a combination of drama and singing which made it different from the usual “getai” style of performance. Mr Tan, a resident and also a regular fan of the event, commented that the changes were very refreshing!