19 Nov, 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
XCL American Academy, 2 Yishun Street 42, Singapore 768039
Americans, non-Americans, family, friends, children, and people you meet on the street were all welcome to share in our special family celebration!
Thanksgiving is one of the most iconic American holidays so we are celebrating right with an all-American event. Our 2023 event will be co-hosted by the American Women's Association and the American Association of Singapore (AAS) and held at the beautiful campus of XCL American Academy (XAA), the event's sponsor.
We're serving up all your faves, done just the way you like them. Yum!
Homemade Bread Stuffing
Real Mashed Potatoes
Mac & Cheese
Roast Herb Vegetables with Olive Oil
Sweet Potato Casserole with Marshmallows
Homemade Dinner Roll and Butter
Homemade Apple Pie
Homemade Pumpkin Pie
Please bring your own water bottle (there are plenty of refill stations available on campus). You are also welcome to bring your own wine to share. Juice boxes will be provided for kiddos. Woodford Reserve will also be on hand with special cocktails for the adults! It's "Old-Fashioned Month" in the cocktail world so we'll be serving Old Fashioneds to celebrate!
Kids of all ages will enjoy crafts galore, keeping them busy and reinforcing the message of giving thanks. And these aren't those crafts you get in plastic bags either. Nope! These are the real deal, folks: special crafts the way you made them when you were a kid back in the States. And the USA Girl Scouts Overseas will be on hand to help out, too.
We will be hosting a food items to donate to Food From the Heart, If you wish to contribute, here is the wish list for food items (Please make sure they have at least 3 months shelf life):
• Rice in Smaller Packs (1kg or 2.5kg)
• Vermicelli/Bee Hoon/Milo?Ovaltine/Horlicks (less sugar)
• Canned Vegetables/Mock Meat
• Coffee/Tea (less sugar)
• Canned Fish/Chicken
• Canned Soup
• Evaporated Milk
• Cooking Oil (500 ml or 1L)
• Bread Spread
We will be providing free buses to the event from The American Club to XCL American Academy's campus. Please indicate when you buy your tickets if you want seats on the bus. There will be no return bus so please plan accordingly.
Children age 2-12: $20
Little gobblers under age 2: Free
This is always a very popular event and we expect tickets to go quickly so don't hesitate. Get yours now!
This event sold out within days last year, so please book your tickets ASAP! AWA Members can book for themselves and their guests via our events calendar or the event link below from Oct 1. If you are not a member of AWA and would like to attend, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
you can check out photos from last year's event here
Our next Thanksgiving Event:
19 Nov, 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm