If your child's school or your club does not organize extra-curricular activities in the afternoons or holidays, here are a few suggestions for keeping the kids happy and entertained:
Art. The Hong Kong Arts Centre have various classes for children. Kids' Gallery is also very popular and runs a great summer programme for those children who remain in Hong Kong in the summer school break.
The Hong Kong Arts Centre
2 Harbour Road
Tel: 2582 0200
Fax: 2802 0798
21/F, Coda Plaza
51 Garden Road
Tel: 2501 4842
Fax: 2501 4095
For other classes, see Art.
Dance. Dance studios offering ballet, jazz, streetdance and hip hop are located throughout Hong Kong.
Ballet is offered at the Carol Bateman School of Dancing.
Carol Bateman School of Dancing
35 Garden Road
Tel: (852) 2525 3751
Drama. The Hong Kong Children's Arts Academy (Tel: 2546 9885) will offer information on available drama classes. Dramarama Children's Theatre holds drama workshops and story telling performances (Tel: 2818 1674).
Gymnastics. For further info, ring the Hong Kong Amateur Gymnastics Association on (Tel: 2504 8233).
Language. This is the best time for your children to learn a foreign language, so take advantage. Hong Kong Institute of Languages. See also Language.
Hong Kong Institute of Languages
6/F, Wellington Plaza
56-58 Wellington Street
Tel: 2877 6160
Fax: 2877 5970
Music. For information on music classes call The Hong Kong Academy of Performing Arts (Tel: 2584 8500). Also see Music.
Sports. There is no shortage of sports clubs and associations in Hong Kong, which provide excellent facilities for your children to pursue all manner of sporting interests, from soccer to horse riding. See Sports.
Last Updated: 18 November, 2003