All Events

Sensory Storytelling: Once Upon a Touch
Children’s Library
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Sensory stories are a great way to support children with special needs. Join us for this specially designed multisensory story program for children with autism spectrum disorder, sensory processing disorder or a developmental disability. Kids will enjoy sensory storytelling and other multisensory activities. The program is presented in collaboration with the Sensory Souk team.
Ramadan is Here!
Open Lounge Terrace
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We all passionately look forward to the Holy Month of Ramadan, and families prepare their homes for this special time of the year. In this informal gathering, we invite you to share your thoughts and plans for the Holy Month, and to learn from each other about customs and traditions. You are also welcome to explore our Ramadan reading suggestions.
Make Your Ramadan Lamp
Young Adults Library
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Do you love creating handmade crafts? Join us and make your own Ramadan lamp out of beads to decorate your home during the Holy Month.
Introduction to Google Drive
Computer Lab
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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.
Take Action: Shaping Qatar 2030
Auditorium
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The Library, in collaboration with the Social Development Center Nama, invites you to a workshop highlighing the ways Qatar's youth can participate in shaping the country's future.
English Creative Writing Circle
Open Lounge Terrace
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The Creative Writing 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.
Record and Host Your Own Podcast
Innovation Station 2
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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.
RefWorks: Citation Management Made Easy
Computer Lab
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Learn the basics of citation management through RefWorks. The session will cover how to collect references from various online databases, how to save and manage them in RefWorks, how to cite references automatically in a Word document, and how to produce extensive bibliographies in no time.
Islamic Stories
Young Adults' Area
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Each Wednesday during Ramadan, we will explore stories of the Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him, and his companions. Come hear the history of early Muslims and discuss your thoughts with the group.
Bookshare Orientation and Membership (English)
Computer Lab
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Bookshare is an online database for people with print disabilities. It provides audiobooks, read-along books, DAISY talking books, and braille and large-font books. You can customize your reading experience with ebooks in formats that work according to your needs. This event will help you find resources on Bookshare and register for membership.