All Events

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Postgraduate Peer Support Network
In English
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Struggling to think of a dissertation topic? Hitting a dead end with your research methodology? Emotionally and mentally drained because you can’t find the information you need for your research?Postgraduate work is tough, but with a little help from your fellow PhD students, you can survive it. Our informal postgraduate peer support network (P2SN) for aspiring and current postgraduate students is an opportunity to exchange information and knowledge, share expertise, and provide each other intellectual and emotional support.
Building with Bricks Challenge
In Arabic and English
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Join us for two hours of creative fun with Lego bricks! In this team-building activity organized by the Library, groups of five to seven participants must work together to build an architectural structure. We provide the Lego bricks—you provide the imagination!
Travel the World With Mango Languages
In English
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“To learn a language is to have one more window from which to look at the world.” – Chinese Proverb
Writing a Short Story
In Arabic
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Join us in this workshop, led by Andalsu Ibrahim, to learn the basics of writing short stories and gain the skills you need for creative writing. You can write a short story or about a scene that has left an impact on you and share it in the session.
Introduction to Google Drive
In English
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This workshop will introduce Google Drive, one of the leading cloud computing tools today. This training will also give you a good entry into the world of cloud computing.
Storytime at the Library
In Arabic
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Join us for storytime every Monday in the Children's Library!
Colors and Shapes for Toddlers
In Arabic and English
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Join us with your little ones for an hour of fun and engaging activities about colors and shapes.
English Fiction Book Club: Neverwhere
In English
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In this month's meeting of the English Fiction Book Club, we will discuss Neverwhere, by Neil Gaiman. In this urban fantasy novel, a young man explores a semi-magical hidden city beneath London, populated by a bizarre cast of characters. Copies of the book will be available at the User Services Desk.
Weekly Knitting and Crochet Circle
In Arabic and English
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Join this casual gathering of knitters and crocheters every Thursday from 9:00 – 11:00 AM to work on projects and share skills in a friendly atmosphere. Participants are welcome to bring their own supplies and projects or borrow the Library’s needles and yarn. All skill levels are welcome, including beginners who are interested in learning. Be sure to check out our collection of books on knitting and crochet while you’re here!
Inspiring Individuals: Meet Mohammed Al-Janahi
In Arabic
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In the Inspiring Individuals series of events, you'll meet individuals who have distinguished themselves in the Qatari society and hear their inspiring stories. In this session, we will get to know engineer Mohammed Al-Janahi, who worked in the oil sector, then went on to teach mathematics in Qatar's schools. Come learn about his journey and how he inspired his students to enjoy mathematics.