BBE Family T- Shirt Design Contest - 27 November 2011 Sunday

Celebrating Grandparents' Day and family life, the Bukit Batok East Family Life Champion (FLC) & Community Lead Champion (CLC) team organised a T-shirt Design Contest for 24 families on 27th November 2011.
It was a fun-filled occasion as parents' and children brainstormed together to come up with designs that fulfilled the theme of Active Ageing and Grandparents' Day!
Coordinated by the BBE Volunteer Induction Programme (VIP), the new inductees also felt proud to be part of the contest as it helped them understand the meaning of good teamwork and family bonding. Ending the event on a high note was the Modelling Segment, where the eldest member of the family had to put on the shirt that they designed and model for their friends and neighbours to see! Participants enjoyed themselves, laughing away throughout the night and appreciating the company of their family members.
Grassroots Adviser , Mdm Halimah Yacob was the Guest-of-Honour for the event.

This event was jointly organised by BBE FLC & CLC and supported by BBE Grassroot's Organisation.

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Family T shirt Design Contest Album 1

Family T shirt Design Contest Album 2

By CLO Lianne & Eric

Senior Citizens’ Birthday Celebration Dinner – 20 Nov 2011 Sunday

About 1000 seniors and their families and friends joined in the celebrations at U-Square. Despite a heavy downpour, the residents enjoyed a sumptuous dinner and entertainment by various artistes. Mdm Halimah presented the birthday seniors (whose birthday falls between September and December) with a cake and 2 red eggs.

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Senior Citizens’ Birthday Celebration Dinner

By Yew Bee & Eric

Active Ageing Sports Day & TCM Health Check – 20 Nov 2011 Sunday

It was a sunny morning as the residents joined Mdm Halimah in a mass workout. Though it was a low impact exercise, it certainly work up a sweat! After which, residents participated in the various stations like TCM health check, telematch, game stalls, folk dance and various exhibition booths. It was a busy morning for the participants as they went from station to station.

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Active Ageing Sports Day & TCM Health Check

By Yew Bee & Eric

BBE Nature View RC Annual Work Plan - 18 to 20 November 2011

Bukit Batok East Nature View RC organised their Annual Work Plan Seminar on 18 to 20 November 2011 at Malacca , Malaysia. The objectives of the seminar are to enable the RC to evaluate their event organised in year 2011 and to plan out new and creative event for year 2012.Beside the hard day of discussion and planning, a city tour was organised for better friendship and bonding.

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NVRC Retreat 2011 Album 1

NVRC Retreat 2011 Album 2

By Ronnie Tan & Eric

BBE Deepa Oli 2011 - 13 November 2011 Sunday

The Deepa Oli event is successfully held on 13 November 2011 at Bukit Batok East CC hall,Mr Ng Cheng Cho, BBM is the Guest of Honor on the day.Our indian residents gathered their family members and friends to celebrate this special occasion. Our chinese and malay residents were also present in this celebration. Residents were entertained by multi-racial dance performances by students from the indian and malay dance classes organised by the community club and there were also Saree competiton, table draw and lucky draw.

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Deepa Oli 2011

By Sakinah & Eric

Let's Celebrate Together COUNTDOWN PARTY 2012 - 31 December 2011 Saturday

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By Kwang Hwee & Eric

BBE Community Singing 2012 - 01 Jan 2012 Sunday

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By Kwang Hwee & Eric.

BBE Toh Guan View Familiarization and Bonding Block Party - 20 November 2011 Saturday

At the platform where the RC and HDB collaborate to orientate new residents to their living environment and neighbours, Grassroots Adviser, Mdm Halimah Yacob encouraged all present to be a good neighbour. She emphasized that simple consideration could go a long way in this multi-racial society.

By Chow & Eric

BBE 4th Volunteer Induction Programme (VIP) - 13 November 2011 Sunday

BBE Community Lead Champion (CLC) has successfully organised the 4th VIP (Day 1) training for the newly recruited volunteers.

The Objectives for the Volunteer Induction Programme (VIP) are to better equip the volunteer with the basic knowledge of the Bukit Batok East Grassroots Organisation structure as well as to help them to perform their volunteer work in a more efficient way. The Programme is conducted in 2 consecutive weekend with 2 project attachments.

The participants find the programme interesting, informative and fun.
The Organising Committee would like to thank all participants for their support and would like to wish them all the best for their volunteer work in BBE.

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BBE VIP 4 (Day 1)

By BBE CLC & Eric

Sign up early for the first I Quit Club Gathering on 19 Nov 2011 and stand to receive shopping/movie vouchers!

The first I Quit Club gathering is finally happening! If one of the following statements applies to you, then you should Sign Up for this gathering right away!

1. Currently still a smoker, but trying to quit and would like to find out more about quitting from other people who have been through the same journey
2. Ex-smoker who is keen to share your own experience and help others quit the habit
3. Fun-loving and eager to know other I Quit Club members

Date: 19 Nov 2011 (Saturday)
Time: 10am – 1pm (lunch will be provided)
Venue: Tanjong Pagar Community Club, 101 Cantonment Road, Singapore 089774

Come join us for a fun-filled day with attractive door gifts and good food!
Sign up early and stand to receive shopping/movie vouchers!
Click here or call QuitLine at 1800-438 2000 to register!

This Project was supported by Bukit Batok East GROs.

By HPB & Eric

BBE Looking for Reporters On The Ground.

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By CLO Lianne & Eric

Selamat Hari Raya Haji - 6 November 2011 Sunday

Bukit Batok East wishing all our muslim readers/ Friends Selamat Hari Raya Haji and Happy Holiday to every one.

By Eric Ng

BBE Volunteer BBQ Appreciation Gathering - 05 November 2011 Saturday

To show Thank and appreciation to their volunteer, Nature View RC/ New Media Champion/ Family Life Champion and Integration & Naturalisation Champion organised a BBQ Appreciation Gathering on 5 November 2011, the gathering was organised at the BBQ Pits next to Blk 289C . More than 30 volunteers and Bukit Batok East Grassroots' Leader, took part in this meaningful gathering. The Orgainsing Committe thank all for the support and look forward to their continuous assistance & support for the coming new year.

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Volunteer BBQ Appreciation Gathering

By Ronnie & Eric

BBE Tree Planting Day @ Toh Guan - 05 November 2011 Saturday

Bukit Batok East together with Jurong Town Council had successfully organised the Tree Planting Day on the 05 November 2011 at the Toh Guan Park. We would like to thank Advisor to Jurong GRC Grassroots Organisation, Madam Halimah Yacob, our residents, Jurong Town Council and Grassroots Leaders who had participated this meaning event.

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BBE Tree Planting Day

By Ronnie & Eric

BBE Christmas @ Heartland - 18 December 2011 Sunday

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QR Code

by Sakinah & Eric

BBE Children's Day Party - 2 Oct 2011 Sunday

The Children’s Day event was successfully held on 2 October 2011. Children and parents attending the event enjoyed themselves with singing performances, fun stage games, Magic Show, Comedy Show and balloon sculpturing. Students from Jeimin Primary School put up a special dance performances for the crowd with malay and Indian dance performance and made their second appearance for our G.O.H of that day Mdm Halimah Yacob.There was also on the spot costume competition using recycle materials where children and parents get to participate in this enganging parent and child session.

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BBE Children's Day Party 2011

By Sakinah & Eric

BBE Brisk Walk Club 3rd Anniversary Celebration - 23 October 2011 Sunday

At Bukit Batok East Constituency, over 250 residents gathered in the early hours of the Sunday, 23 October 2011 morning to mark the
3rd BBE Brisk Walk Anniversary / 35th PA CSC Anniversary Celebration.

The event kicked off with a lively and humorous warm up exercise. Our Adviser Mdm Halimah Yacob then flagged off the participants for the 2km walk –a –jog session around the scenic Bukit Batok East estate. On returning back to the U-Square, the participants tested their skills in the various interesting “Good Old Days” games.

An action filled mini sports carnival, design to bring back old time memories games like the Roll The Ball, Your Shooting Skills, Chaptek, Walking The Wheel, Count the Shuttle, Ping Pong and the Walk The Stick was arranged for the participants. And adding on to the atmosphere was the giving away of free balloons sculptures and lots of lucky draw prizes.

An event organized by Bukit Batok East Community Sports Club. .

For staying healthy and fitness, join us for our weekly Sunday morning brisk walk sessions.

For information, please contact BBE CC @ 65659330.

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CSC Brisk Walking Club 3rd Anniversary Celebration 1

CSC Brisk Walking Club 3rd Anniversary Celebration

By Ruixiong & Eric