All Events

Building with Bricks Challenge
Main Plaza
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Join us for three hours of creative fun with lego bricks! In this team-building activity organized by Qatar National Library, groups of five to seven participants must work together to build an architectural structure. We provide the lego bricks— you provide the imagination!
Introduction to 3D Modeling
Innovation Station 1
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This workshop will introduce some of the basic techniques and concepts of 3D modeling and its software. Participants will learn how to create 3D models using specialized software and how to prepare the files for 3D printing.
Weekly Knitting and Crochet Circle
Open Lounge Terrace
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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!
Readers and Opinions Book Club
HL Presentation Room
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This month at the Readers and Opinions Book Club, we will be discussing Granada: A Novel, by Egyptian author Radwa Ashour. The historical novel tells the story of a family dealing with the consequences of the Castilian takeover of the Muslim kingdom of Grenada in 1492. The book is available at the User Services Desk.
Film Production with Mobile Devices
Main Plaza
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This workshop will teach you how to make short films using your smart device. You'll learn how to shoot short film segments and apply filters. In addition, you will get tips on settings, focus, sound and light stabilization. Bring your smartphone with you in order to download some useful applications as well.