All Events

Teen Advisory Group
Yound Adults Area
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Do you have a passion to help the community, develop your leadership skills and interact with other young adults at the Library? Then what are you waiting for? Join us in the Teen Advisory Group and start making a difference!
The Effect of Doping on Health
Auditorium
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What is doping? Why do athletes do it? How dangerous is it to human health? These questions and more will be answered in this lecture by Dr. Mohamed Alrayess of the Anti-Doping Lab Qatar.
How to Search and Locate Library Resources (Arabic)
Computer Lab
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Through a series of hands-on activities, you'll learn about the Library's wide range of collections and information sources, as well as how to use the catalog to help you search more efficiently.
English Creative Writing Circle
Open Lounge Terrace
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The Writers’ Circle is an opportunity for creative writers to come together and share their work. The group will provide inspiration, feedback and encouragement in a supportive environment. So whatever stage you’re at, come along and get writing! Sessions will be held between 9 – 11 AM on Tuesdays.
English Fiction Book Club
Open Lounge Terrace
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Join us for the fourth meeting of the English Fiction Book Club. We will discuss The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry, by Rachel Joyce. The book tells of the titular character's walking journey across England, an adventure both comedic and moving. Copies of the book will be available at the User Services Desk.
Apps for Dyslexia (Arabic)
Assistive Technology Room
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Join us in this hands-on demonstration of mobile apps for individuals with dyslexia, parents of dyslexics and people working with dyslexics.
Video Editing using Adobe Premiere Pro CC
Innovation Station 1
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Do you want to create a channel on YouTube and share your videos with the world in a professional way? Would you like to learn professional video editing techniques? Learn about the secrets and basics of Adobe Premiere Pro CC, the ultimate program for movie editing!
No Such Thing as a Naughty Child: Exploring ADHD
Auditorium
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This is a discussion forum for parents, educators and special needs community to help understand children with ADHD and how it affects their attention in school, at home and in relationships. The guest speakers in this joint program with Community Connect Doha are Dr. Nahed Al Ateeqi, from Sidra Medicine, and Bassam Hamad, an occupational therapist at Awsaj Teaching and Learning Center.
Vegan the Qatari Way!
Auditorium
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More and more people are choosing to become vegan. The good news is, you can be a vegan and still enjoy traditional Qatari Food! Attend this lecture to meet Ghanim Al Sulaiti, founder of Evergreen Café, who will share his experiences and his favorite Qatari vegan recipes.
Weekly Knitting and Crochet Circle
Main Plaza
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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!