Plus: enjoy a very exclusive hotel discount, register for a touch rugby competition, or visit SummerFest Abu Dhabi with the family.
Five things to do today: take in a movie with your baby or visit an art gallery
cool off indoors with your child. Take advantage of the Mother & Baby Timings at CineRoyal and watch Monsters University at 10.15 at Khalidiyah Mall or Dalma Mall this morning. The buddy-cop comedy The Heat will be screened at 10am and Officer Down will be shown at 10.45am at Khalidiyah Mall. Abu Dhabi, www.cineroyal.ae
see the exhibition American Art Month. Six artists, including Valentina LaPier of Montana (pictured, Reminiscent) and the New York-based artists Brenda Zlamany, Bryan LeBoeuf, Melanie Vote, Maria Hegedus and Qinza Najm present the works they created during their one-month residency in Abu Dhabi. From 9am to 8pm, Art Hub, Plot 38 MW5, Mussafah, Abu Dhabi, 02 551 5005, www.adah.ae
celebrate the Shangri-La Dubai’s 10th anniversary and pay only Dh10 when you book a room for the night of July 10. This offer is available for the first 10 people who book for that specific day, beginning on July 8 at 9am, using the special rate code SLDB10ANN at www.shangri-la.com/dubai. Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, 04 343 8888, www.facebook.com/shangrilahoteldubai
register now to test your skills and keep fit in the Indoor Summer Touch Rugby Competition each Thursday from 8pm to 11pm, starting on July 11. Entry is open to teams of 10 players each (18+). Dubai Sports World, Dubai World Trade Centre, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
take the kids to SummerFest Abu Dhabi for the Cartoon Network Village, the Art Village, Skills Games and more. From 3pm to 9pm, Adnec, Khaleej Al Arabi (30th Street), Abu Dhabi, www.summerfestabudhabi.ae
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