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5 things to do today: register the kids for a holiday camp or visit the Picasso and Miró exhibition

Register the kids for the Zayed Sports City Holiday Camp; attend the Childhood Diabetes and Parenting workshop in Abu Dhabi; buy tickets for a pie-throwing charity event in Abu Dhabi; sign up for the Gulf for Good Information evening in Dubai; or visit the exhibition Picasso and Miró, Passion and Poetry in Dubai.
Zayed Sports City Holiday Camp is for children between the ages of 5 and 12. Courtesy Zayed Sport City
Zayed Sports City Holiday Camp is for children between the ages of 5 and 12. Courtesy Zayed Sport City

Register kids between the ages of 5 and 12 for the Zayed Sports City Kids Holiday Camp, where they can enjoy football, basketball, team-building challenges, ice-skating, bowling and art. March 27 to 31 and April 3 to 7, from 8.30am to 5.30pm, Dh1,000 per child per week; Dh900 for the second child per week, Zayed Sports City, Abu Dhabi, register at 02 403 4222, kidscamp@zsc.ae

Plan to attend the Childhood Diabetes and Parenting workshop on family nutrition offered by Starfish Lane Kids. Get tips on nutrition, healthy habits for shopping, meal planning and portion size, plus recipes for healthy snacks for children from UK-based dietician Helen Dodd. Tomorrow, 7pm to 8.30pm, Dh20, Starfish Lane Kids, Street 3, Villa 9, Khalifa City, Abu Dhabi, register at 056 463 5187, sfad@starfishlanekids.com

Buy tickets to attend the MCH Pie in the Face Casual Charity Ball in support of the Majengo Children’s Home in Tanzania. Enjoy dinner, throw a plate of cream at a volunteer for Dh100, take part in a silent auction on African art and raffles for donated items, then stay for the dance. March 11, from 6pm to midnight, Dh350, Crowne Plaza Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, tickets available at Posters locations in Abu Dhabi or at 056 638 8098, nyssashay@gmail.com

Sign up for the interactive Gulf for Good Information Evening, where you can learn about the adventure challenges planned for this year and the charities that will be supported. March 16, from 7pm to 8.30pm, free, Adventure HQ, Times Square Center, Dubai, register at g4gassistant@gmail.com

Visit the exhibition Picasso and Miró, Passion and Poetry and see more than 250 pieces of art by Pablo Picasso and Joan Miró. They include lithographs, ceramics and graphics, sourced from private collections around the world, which explore the intertwining lives and work of the artists. Open from noon to 10pm, Dh125, The Annex, Burj Khalifa, Dubai, www.ticketmaster.ae

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Published: March 8, 2016 04:00 AM

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