Saturday, August 24
Check the Steve Jobs biopic: If you’re a fan of any gadget beginning with the letter ‘i’, you should catch this movie about the late Apple boss, starring Ashton Kutcher.
In cinemas across Dubai.
Spoken Art exhibition: Young Zambian artist Victor Sitali will be exhibiting his oil paintings in his first solo show.
Art Couture, Al Badia Golf Course, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City (04 601 0101).
See a mermaid show: Watch talented swimmers dressed as mermaids join Dubai Aquarium fish for a spectacle.
Free. Daily except Sun and Wed, 5pm, 7pm and 9pm. The Dubai Mall (04 448 5200).
Dive in to a dim sum basket at Da Shi Dai: An affordable afternoon deal for Cantonese-style steamed and fried dumplings at this JBR spot.
Dhs88 per person. Fri and Sat noon-4pm. Ongoing. Jumeirah Beach Residence, Dubai Marina (04 426 4636).
Learn French: Learn how to converse in French with sessions led by a native French speaker. All abilities are welcome, whether you’re a complete novice or not.
Dhs65 per session. From 6pm. Caribou,Times Square Centre, Sheikh Zayed Road, www.meetup.com/learn-french-conversation