x Abu Dhabi, UAESunday 21 January 2018

Five things to do today: sign the kids up for a cooking class and try mum and baby yoga

Our roundup of things happening in the UAE today.

Reel Cinemas at Dubai Marina Mall. Courtesy Reel Cinemas
Reel Cinemas at Dubai Marina Mall. Courtesy Reel Cinemas


the Moms’ CineClub at Dubai Marina Mall and enjoy privileges when you attend the family-friendly screenings before 2pm from Sundays to Wednesdays until December. Membership is free and mothers can enjoy films, free entry for toddlers, special discounts for kids, free popcorn for Moms’ CineClub screenings and membership benefits from participating retailers. Register and collect your card at the box office of Reel Cinemas, Dubai Marina Mall. Visit www.reelcinemas.ae, 04 449 1903

see Contemporary Art Visions, where three international artists with distinctively different collections capture your attention with their contemporary artworks, including the Austrian photographer Gerald Huber, the Pakistani painter Rahat Qavi and the Indian mixed-media artist Brett Mendonca. From 10am to 11pm, daily, Art Couture, Al Badia Golf Course by InterContinental, Dubai, 04 601 0101, www.artcoutureuae.com

join the Emirates Natural History Group for its next talk, which will feature Dr Stephanie Dalley, who will speak about her research on The Hanging Gardens of Babylon, including clues as to its true location and its design. From 7.30 to 9.30pm, free entry, Emirates Hall, Abu Dhabi Women’s College, Abu Dhabi, www.enhg.org

feed the kids up to take part in the Cook With All Your Senses event at Emirates Palace on April 13. The executive pastry chef Alexander Haebe will teach the children ages 7 to 13 to cook a variety of healthy dishes. Dh100 per child, includes an apron, a chef’s jacket and recipes to take home, 02 690 7999, restaurants@emiratespalace.ae

try Mummy & Baby Yoga at Bodytree Studio. This gentle class is designed to enhance physical bonding between parent and child and strengthen the feeling of primary trust. From 11am, Dh70, Bodytree Studio, near the corner of 11th and 26th streets, Abu Dhabi, 02 443 4448, info@bodytreestudio.com



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