All Events

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Scamper Program for Creative Thinking
In Arabic
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The Scamper program is one of the most successful methods of creative thinking, providing seven different approaches to problem-solving. Join us to learn about this simple but effective approach that you can apply in your academic and personal lives.
Learn to Organize Your Writing Using Scrivener
In English
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Scrivener is a powerful piece of writing software, but it can be daunting for beginners and difficult to master. This session will introduce the basics of organizing, writing and compiling your project. For more advanced users, there will be tips on how to maximize its potential. Writers of both fiction (e.g. poetry, short stories, and novels) and non-fiction (e.g. memoirs, academic papers and dissertations) are welcome. Scrivener is available for download at https://www.literatureandlatte.com.
Colors and Numbers 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 numbers.
Spying on Whales
In English
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It’s easy to see why whales have captured the human imagination. Operating at the furthest edge of physiological extremes, their mysterious lives beneath the observable ocean surface can make whales seem otherworldly; yet, in their undeniable intelligence and social nature, we also recognize something of ourselves. To really understand whales, we must dig into their fascinating evolutionary history and search for insights about their place in past environments. With knowledge of past whale worlds, we can assess the current challenges that whales face and work to protect their place in the oceans of the future.
Out of the Box: Board Games for Grown-Ups
In Arabic and English
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Board games are a fun way to let off some competitive steam and make new friends. Join us in the Main Plaza for two hours of friendly matches. Games will be available to borrow at the Information Desk. 
Storytime at the Library
In Arabic
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Join us for Storytime every Monday at the Children's Library. In March, we will read stories about science and make up our own together.
Homework Club
In English
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Need a place to study? How about some help with your homework or assignments? The Library is the place to be! We will have volunteers ready to support you with your academic needs in math, science and English.
Host and Record Your Own Podcast
In English
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Join us for a hands-on introduction to how you can record and host your own podcast. You will learn about the basic equipment and free software that you can use for recording, as well as tips on where to host your podcast online.
Out of the Box: Board Games for Grown-Ups
In Arabic and English
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Board games are a fun way to let off some competitive steam and make new friends. Join us in the Main Plaza for two hours of friendly matches. Games will be available to borrow at the Information Desk. 
A Book in 72 Hours
In Arabic
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The Library, in cooperation with the Tamouh initiative, offers this exceptional opportunity for adults ages 18 to 45 to participate in an intellectual volunteering program. This exciting event will train a group of teams to write a book in72 hours, and the winning book, chosen by the jury, will be published in an effort to spread and enhance the culture of authorship.