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Amazing Astrolabes

8 - 11 year olds

8 May, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
MIA is proud to take part in the celebrations for Doha Capital City of the Islamic World in 2021. We're also celebrating World Education Day and in keeping with our theme of Astronomy, today we're looking at the Astrolabe, the amazing device that was used throughout the medieval world but was perfected by Arabic scientists. Join us to find out what it is, what it does and more!
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Splendors of Spain

ADULTS - This class will be held in English

22, 29 May, 5, 12 June, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Splendors of Islamic Spain Workshop Series explores the history and patterns of Islamic Spain. Over four classes will cover the flora, fauna and geometry of Al Hambra and Madinat al Zahra. Classes are beginner friendly, although each class builds on the previous. You can sign up to single classes or all! For full details of classes and to register, please follow the link.
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26 May, 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Join us to read and discuss a wide variety of books online – whose topics link with Islamic Art history, museums and collections, and regional artistic themes. A new text is chosen for each new meeting, inspiring readers to exchange ideas and thoughts amongst this creative group, and exploring the world of Islamic art from a new perspective. Book Club will be discussing: How to Read Islamic Calligraphy (The Metropolitan Museum of Art - How to Read)by Maryam D Ekhtiar. Please register via email on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Reading Goals

5 - 10 YEARS OLD

on 7 June, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join us for “Reading Goals Book Club” an online monthly discussion and activity. This month we are reading Oscar and the new Oryx by Johanna Handley This is your chance to meet the author, enjoy a craft-inspired activity and participate in a Generation Amazing 'activation' to get you moving around! to book, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. we are delighted to ofer this progrram with coopration with our Partners Maktaba and Generation Amazing
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