Dubai Culture launches ‘Our Summer is filled with Culture and Arts’ 2017 Programme

Dubai Culture and Arts Authority, Dubai Culture, has announced the launch of its ‘Our Summer is filled with Culture and Arts’ 2017 programme at the Dubai Public Library. The activities will be held across five Dubai Public Library branches and will start from 16th July to 10th August 2017.

Dubai Public Library branches are offering a range of activities for children, which have been designed to develop their skills and help them benefit during their free time away from school during the summer break.

These activities aim to promote learning through a fun way, by engaging children and integrating them into tasks that aim at providing them with communication skills, positive thinking and collaborative work as well as developing their creativity and innovation skills.

The programme is divided into two periods where Al Rashidiya library, Hatta library and Mankhool library will host the first programme from July 16th to 27th, and the second will be held for two weeks from 29th July to 10th August at the Al Twar Library and Umm Suqeim Library. All activities will be held in the evening from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m..

Commenting on the launch of the programme, Dr. Hissa bin Masoud, Director of Dubai Public Library at Dubai Culture, said, "We are pleased to launch this year’s edition of the 'Our Summer is filled with Culture and Arts' across five different Dubai Public Library branches. In this year’s edition we launched a programme which aims to enhance children’s skills through fun activities that are also related to their studies, while they can benefit from their free time during summer by learning new skills."