4 Discover karma and its effect on your life See Thu 12.
5 Ladies, get your CV revamped for free See Sat 14.
Deehubs Pre-demo day launch event Find out how digital social billboards can help your start-up business develop. Free. 7pm-9pm. The Cribb, Al Quoz, www.meetup.com/atthecribb (04 319 7645).
Idea Olympics A one-day workshop that helps managers and entrepreneurs develop innovative business ideas. Register online to attend. Dhs588. Wed 2pm-8pm. Ongoing. The Cribb, Al Quoz, www.meetup.com/atthecribb (04 319 7645).
Learn the laws of karma Become a karma chameleon and see how the law of reciprocal action can transform your life. Free. 7.30pm-9.30pm. The Pavilion Downtown Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Boulevard, Downtown Dubai, www.meetup.com/happiness-lies-within (no number).
38 Smiles pet adoption day This animal rescue group is holding an adoption day, so if you’re thinking of owning a pet come along and give a loving home to one of Dubai’s many strays. You must be over 21 and should bring ID and a cat carrier. Free, charitable donations welcome. 10am-3pm.Vienna Vets, Al Thanya Street, Umm Suqeim, www.38smiles.com (04 388 3827).
Water for Workers Join the sameness project for a morning of hot, sweaty and heartfelt fun, where volunteers show their gratitude to Dubai’s manual workers by handing out bottles of cold water and a ‘thank you’ handkerchief. To get involved all you need is a car to pick up the water and the team will tell you where to go. Register online. Free. 10am-11am. Emirates International School Al Thanya, www.thesamenessproject.com/sign-up-for-water-for-workers (055 220 6727).
CV workshop for ladies with Dubai Ladies Social Group
If you’re job hunting or new to Dubai and need to get your CV up to scratch, sign up for this ladies-only feedback session. The event will cover CV terminology, tagging systems and mock interviews. RSVP online to confirm attendance as spaces are limited. Free. 4pm-6.30pm. Location disclosed on registration, www.meetup.com/Dubai-Ladies-Social-Group (no number).
Find out about fertility at Bourn Hall Dubai Couples with fertility issues are invited to attend this free seminar. The next seminar is on Wednesday June 18. Free. 7pm. Bourn Hall Clinic, Jumeirah 1, www.bournehall-clinic.ae (800 483).
FIDE World Rapid and Blitz Chess Championships 2014 Check out five days of quick- thinking, strategic chess-playing from the world’s best players. Participants come from 47 countries. Free to spectate. Mon June 16-Fri June 20 3pm-8pm. Dubai Culture and Chess Club, Al Mamzar, www.dubaichess.ae (04 296 6664).
Ranches ladies’ coffee morning These weekly events are an ideal opportunity to find out about this women’s social group. If you are thinking of attending this gathering, email your details in advance to firstname.lastname@example.org. Dhs50. Tue 9am-noon. Arabian Ranches Golf Club, Arabian Ranches, www.arabianranchesladies.com (no number).