What are the best or worst memories that you have of your school life?
What are the best or worst memories that you have of your school life? Your comment and name will be published in the print edition of Read. next week. Read more
200 volunteers catalogue 10,000 books for Syrian refugees in Jordan
An enthusiastic batch of 200 Arabic-speaking volunteers has catalogued 10,000 books destined for Syrian refugees as part of a Dubai Cares initiative. The Arabic-language books will be distributed to Syrian refugee children in Jordan and were catalogued at the National Charity School in Dubai on May 13. In line... Read more
Children encouraged to eat more fruits and vegetables
In a bid to get more children in the UAE, Oman and Bahrain to eat more fruits and vegetables Nestlé and LuLu have launched an initiative that offers children one free fruit or vegetable whenever they visit select LuLu Hypermarket outlets over a limited period. The ‘Adopt a Fruit,... Read more
Win 5 game cards to exciting Fabyland – (Closed)
With summer having just begun, Fabyland invites kids and families to swap their time in the sun for the perfect indoor treat guaranteed to keep the entire family busy and entertained all day long. Be it a toddler or teenager (or simply young at heart) Fabyland – the new... Read more
5 reasons why you should take your children on a playdate
The alarming rise in ‘digiculture’ has taken over the lives of little ones, some as young as two years old. Easily accessible games, videos and online content are now available at the touch of little fingertips, and this has produced a significant decline in real-time interaction and play between... Read more
Check out the British Orchard Nursery Fun Fair this month
To celebrate its 10th anniversary British Orchard Nursery will host its British Orchard Family Fun Fair from March 17 to 18, 2017 at the pre-school’s Bur Dubai branch. The free to attend event is open to the nursery’s alumni, existing students, parents and others. Visitors can look forward to... Read more
Kids under 12 can dine for free at Atlantis, The Palm
Atlantis, The Palm, the family-friendly resort has just gotten even friendlier, with the launch of its new ‘kids dine free offer’. This deal open to all UAE residents is available across nine of Atlantis, The Palm’s most popular F&B outlets including Nobu from now until May 26, 2017. The... Read more
‘Kids Fest’ concludes for this season at Global Village
It is curtains down as the immensely popular ‘Kids Fest’ at Global Village has wrapped up for this season after 21 days. Thousands of visitors visited the multicultural destination in Dubai on February 25, 2017 and enjoyed overall the various activities at ‘Kids Fest’, which took place from February... Read more
Middle East schools urged to address health challenges
Experts are calling on schools across the Middle East region to put a greater emphasis on wellness among teachers and students as health challenges continue to rise in the region. According to John Gloster, Chief Quality Officer, KOOH Sports, the school system provides the best vehicle to adopt healthy... Read more
Sure, Dubai’s got talent and kids will prove it
Dubai-based play centre Kids HQ is poised to host a talent event for little ones. From wannabe pop stars to yo-yo pros, magicians to dancers, poets to karate kids and everything in between, this is the chance for talented kids to show Dubai just what they’ve got and be... Read more