EXPERIENCE COFFEE IN A NEW WAY – Al Serkal Avenue’s new coffee shop, NightJar, offers nitro + cold brew coffee and iced tea, the only coffee shop in the UAE to do so. www.nightjar.coffee.
TAKE A THERAPEUTIC ART AND DESIGN WORKSHOP IN DUBAI – Learn the basics of calligraphy from 10am-1pm on Saturday, September 8, with instructor Majid Alyousef. Come to the workshop with a word or short phrase to practice with. Youth x Hub, Emirates Towers, Dubai.
LADIES’ NIGHT AT BOUNCE ABU DHABI – Bounce Abu Dhabi at Marina Mall has launched its ladies’ nights. Every Wednesday from 6.30-8.30pm. Dh105 for an hour of bouncing, including X-Park. www.bounce.ae/abudhabi.
GET THE POWER OF NOW IN DUBAI – Get tickets to the talk by the spiritual thinker, Eckhart Tolle. The German, who has sold eight million copies of his books, The Power of Now and A New Earth, will be at the Madinat Jumeirah theatre on Saturday, September 8 at 6pm. Tickets from Dh420. www.dubai.platinumlist.net
SIGN UP FOR A YOGA WORKSHOP IN ABU DHABI – YogaOne studio in Abu Dhabi is bringing in Hong Kong-based yoga teacher Dario Calvaruso to provide a weekend immersion into Navakaraṇa Vinyāsa, which organizes yoga teaching into nine categories, including inversions, strengthening and recovery. On September 7 and 8; Dh1,150 for both days, Dh300 for individual sessions. www.yogaone.ae, 02 562 1217 / 050 950 8863
ORDER VEGAN FROM PLANT POWER DUBAI – This new delivery service sends vegan meals to your door each morning. Everything is natural, of. course. Think cauliflower-coconut rice topped with vegan curry, roasted Brussels sprouts mixed with cashews, or seriously delicious scrambled chickpeas on toast. Weekly, biweekly and monthly plans from Dh625.
TOUR THE QE2 – The iconic ship, open and moored in Mina Rashid Dubai, is offering daily heritage tours – as well as six different dining options – leading up to its official opening in October. 04 526 8888 or www.Qe2.com.