Things To Do in Doha This Week: September 4 - September 11

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We have exciting events lined up for you this week! From World Cup qualifier games to museum art installations, we've got you covered! Check out what's going on in Doha this week! Stay tuned for our Eid Events list posting that will be coming out this week as well. Keep following ILQ for more event updates and information!

September 4 Sunday - September 11 Sunday

Climate Change Program - Sunday-Thursday

Are you looking for a program that helps your child understand how and why our climate is changing? The program “Climate Change’’ is designed for children 7-14 years old to introduce them to the causes and effects of climate change and what people can do to slow the change and prepare for it. Each session is based on games, science activities and triggering their curiosity to make research and work on projects.

Venue: Maktaba Qatar, Al Mabahej & Saha 33, Doha
Ticket purchase: At-the-door, various stores, online.
Price: QR750/ For members only: QR600
Reserve per session: QR200/ For members only QR150
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm.
Contact for more details: 44278810 or info@maktabaqatar.org 

 

Qatar vs Uzbekistan - Tuesday 

Football fans are invited to come support Qatar as they face off against Uzbekistan this week in a World Cup qualifying match.

Venue: Al Sadd Stadium, (Jassim Bin Hamad)
Ticket purchase: At-the-door on day of the match
Time: 7:00 pm.
Visit Facebook for more details: https://www.facebook.com/QatarFootballAssociation/


Filipino Celebrity Basketball: Family Day - Friday

Come and join the “Family Day with the Celebrities” where you can enjoy a bazaar, food carts, a kiddie zone for your children, and much more! And don’t forget the opportunity to watch Filipino stars compete in a basketball game!

Venue: Al-Attiyah Sports Complex
Ticket purchase: At-the-door, various stores, online.
Price: QR50
Time: 1:00 pm onwards.
Contact for more details: 55897441, 55173599, 66208194, 55790985

Water Sports Activities at the Sharq Village & Spa - Everyday

The Sharq Village & Spa is introducing water sports facilities and activities in the hotel! Guests seeking a relaxing sea experience may rent stand up boards, kayak and pedal boats from the beach available every day!

Price: At-the-door to rent various beach equipment.
Time: 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Visit their website for more details:http://www.ritzcarlton.com/sharqvillage
Note: Open to hotel guests and members of the public.

 

Pool and Beach membership at the Sharq Village & Spa

Gain access to an exclusive world of exceptional benefits at the luxury beachfront resort. The annual membership entitles guests and their family members to VIP reservation benefits, dining benefits, preferential access to amenities and services.

Price: QR250 a day for adults, QR125 for children


Water Safety Program at the Sharq Village & Spa

In partnership with Lifesaving Victoria and Lifesaving Association of Sri Lanka, Sharq Village and Spa will be hosting the Water Safety program for guests from August to December 2016. Children aged 4 and above with accompanying adults will learn water safety basics including these topics: be aware and be prepared, everyday lifesaver, survival strategies, rescue strategies and safe body-boarding.

Price: Free - open to hotel guests and public.


‘Red / Red’ Installation - Everyday

Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art in Doha has dedicated part of its museum to a new display of work by Turkish artist Aslı Çavuşoğlu.

On show from 22nd May – 11th September 2016, the installation, entitled Red / Red, is on view in Mathaf’s Project Space, dedicated to emerging artists and curators’ experimentations with new ideas and forms of presentation.

This is the first presentation at Mathaf of Red / Red, following its production for the 14th Istanbul Biennial. The installation comprises six delicate drawings made on worn papers and 10 handmade notebooks made with two inks: Armenian red, extracted from the endangered Armenian cochineal insect, and Turkish red, now used in the national flag.

A number of educational events and initiatives will be taking place as part of this installation exhibitions.

Price: Free
Time: 11:00 pm - 6:00 pm, everyday, except on Fridays 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm and Mondays when it’s closed.
Where: Mathaf Museum
Visit their website for more details: www.mathaf.org.qa