sign up children ages 7 and older for an action-packed educational experience at The Dubai Mall Summer Camp, where they can enjoy activities at the mall's leisure destinations including the aquarium. Daily until August 8, 9am to 3pm, Dh620 per child per week, Dubai Mall, book at email@example.com, 04 448 5200
head to Kanpai, the fusion Japanese restaurant that has just opened its doors at Souk Al Bahar. Meaning "cheers", Kanpai offers contemporary cuisine in a trendy lounge atmosphere. Lunch service is from noon to 4pm; dinner is from 7pm to 11pm, Downtown Dubai, reservations via 04 441 9262
enjoy the summer weather outdoors with Noukhada Adventure Company. The Yas mangrove kayak/boat tour is available during high tides. Dh200, Yas Beach, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, book at 02 558 1889, www.noukhada.ae
register for a three-day Islamic Pottery class, designed to teach adult participants about the history of the industry and give them the opportunity to create and decorate a piece of pottery. June 17 to 19, 10am, free, Sharjah Museum of Islamic Civilization, Majarrah Waterfront, Sharjah, register at firstname.lastname@example.org, 06 565 5455, www.sharjahmuseums.ae
blast away fat with ladies' kick-boxing classes, a fun and effective way to challenge your body. From 11.05am, Dubai Ladies Club, 04 349 9922, www.dubailadiesclub.com
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