Catch intriguing Turkish art: Mehmet Ali Uysal’s white photographic canvases show human forms hidden behind white layers. Definitely worth seeing.
Open 11am-7pm. Gallery Etemad, Al Quoz (04 346 8649).
Two massages for the price of one: Bodylines at the Media Rotana offers great massages (we like the Hawaiian treatment), and our two-for-one voucher on page 36 means you and a friend can enjoy an hour’s relaxing time (separately, of course) for just Dhs350.
Bodylines Spa, Media Rotana, TECOM (04 435 0000).
Celebrate the Fête de la Musique: Enjoy a colourful event with more than 15 musical acts, taking place under the sponsorship of the French Embassy.
Free. 7pm-10pm. Souk Madinat Jumeirah, www.afdubai.com.
Eat cheese: Head to Media One’s cheese night and choose from traditional edams and cheddars, as well as more interesting cheeses such as reblochon, charolais and French mountain cheese Tiomme De Savoie Fermiere.
Dhs175 (includes unlimited cheese and grape). 7pm, Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City (04 399 4141).
Take a parenting workshop and save your sanity: Are your kids complete monsters at the checkout? Do you end up opening packet after packet of snacks just so you can keep them quiet? Does your toddler regularly throw a paddy in the cleaning products isle? If this sounds like your shopping nightmare, book yourself a place on the Shopping with Kids workshop with parenting guru Therese Sequeira. A former teacher and parent educator, Therese runs a range of classes
for parents, and her tips really do work.
Dhs60. 8.30am-10am. KidsFIRST Medical Centre, Al Wasl Road, www.parentingdubai.com (04 348 5437).