Week ahead

PUBLISHED : Sunday, 04 March, 2012, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 04 March, 2012, 12:00am



DB Backyard Bazaar

Indie crafts fair with stalls offering creations by more than 150 local artisans, and child-friendly activities and spaces such as a balloon workshop and sand art table. Mar 4, 10am-5pm, DB Plaza and DB North Plaza, Discovery Bay, free entry. Inquiries: www.handmadehongkong.com


Seppo Murto conducts the Finnish choir performing Finnish folk songs, children's songs and more. A HK Arts Festival programme. Mar 4, 2.15pm, Yuen Long Theatre, 9 Yuen Long Tai Yuk Rd, HK$160, HK$220 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2824 2430


HK International Young Readers Festival

Literary festival for the young and young at heart whose programme includes various schools-specific (Mar 5-16) and public events such as workshops, children's activities and author talks (Mar 10-11, 17-18). Various venues and prices, tickets from Cityline. Inquiries: youngreadersfestival.org.hk


Father and Mother I Love U @ Family

Jumbo Kids Theatre's multi arts production about a rebellious girl who realises after her parents suddenly disappear that she can't do without them. In Cantonese. Mar 9-10, 8pm, also Mar 10-11, 3pm, Tuen Mun Town Hall, 3 Tuen Hi Rd, Tuen Mun, HK$100; Mar 16-17, 8pm, Mar 18, 3pm, HKICC Lee Shau Kee School of Creativity, 135 Junction Rd, Kowloon, HK$100; and Mar 23-24, 8pm, also Mar 24-25, 3pm, Mar 25, 11am, Sai Wan Ho Civic Centre, 111 Shau Kei Wan Rd, Sai Wan Ho, HK$120 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2146 9466

Journey to the Wild West

The HK Dance Company's children's grand dance drama about Master Tripitaka and his three disciples - the Monkey King, Piggy Baijie and Monk Sand - and their adventures while journeying to the west. Mar 9-10, 7.45pm, Tsuen Wan Town Hall, 72 Tai Ho Rd, Tsuen Wan, HK$90, HK$140 Urbtix. Inquiries: 3103 1889


Raising Kids: Modelling Good Manners

St. James' Settlement Wan Chai Integrated Family Service Centre presents a talk for parents wanting to learn more family education skills. In Cantonese. Mar 10, 3pm, HK Central Library, 66 Causeway Rd, Causeway Bay, free. Inquiries: 2921 0385