10 Awesome Educational Activities This Weekend

10 Awesome Educational Activities This Weekend
By C Hoppe
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Inspire Children’s Nursery-Open Day

What: One World-One Tribe- Nursery Open Day

For: The Little Ones in Dubai

Cost: FREE

Age: 3 months to 3 years

Where: Villa 6, St 16A, Al Safa, Dubai

When: 10am to 1pm- Sat 6th February 2016

What Is It: Bring the nippers along for a bumper open day of kiddie fun including: rhythm and drumming workshop, pizza making workshop, movement workshop, talking stone and plaque making craft workshops.



Sharjah Museums- Build Your Own Robot

What: Behind The Scenes At The Museum

For: Enquiring Minds

Cost: FREE

Age: 3+ (and accompanying adult)

Where: Sharjah Science Museum

When: 10am to 12pm Saturday 6th February

What Is It: Explore behind the scenes at the museum with your own tour guide then get ready to create your very own robot powered by salt water alone!

Contact: Call 06 566 8777 to pre-book your place (limited spaces)


Art Beat Abu Dubai

What: Get Arty with your kids

For: The Arty Ones in Abu Dhabi

Cost: Dhs 120 to Dhs150 per class (or just walk in and choose what you would like to do from Dhs 25)

Age: All ages

Where: Muroor Rd, Near Mushrif Mall, Muroor Road, Abu Dhabi

When: Daily (weekends from 11am to 7pm)

What Is It: A whole host of arty activities on offer from candle making and glass painting to decoupage, porcelain painting and so much more…

Contact: 055 269 8011


Dubai International Art Centre (DIAC) Art & Sculpture Classes

What: 12 Week Long Art & Sculpture Classes

For: The Arty Ones in Dubai

Cost: Dhs 1,290 for members (non-members +25%)

Age: 4 and up

Where: Villa No. 27, Street 75b, Jumeirah 1, Dubai

When: Saturday mornings (various times depending on age, see website for details)

What Is It: Work with real artists and learn how to paint, draw and sculpt. Classes are held in the DIAC studios not only will they ‘feel’ like real artists, but they’ll also create ‘new works’ and learn amazing techniques too!

Contact: www.artdubai.com


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