Things to do on January 12:
See inside Iran: Check out great shots by photographer Eric Parnes of the Embassy of Iran in Washington DC, which has been closed since the US Embassy hostage crisis in 1979.
Until January 30. Ayyam Gallery, DIFC Gate Village, DIFC (04 439 2395).
Dine al fresco: Grab a sweater and enjoy a meal outdoors while the cool weather lasts. Rosso’s barbecue night promises grilled fish and meat with Italian touches.
Dhs189 per person. 6.30pm-10.30pm. Ongoing. Amwaj Rotana, Jumeirah Beach Residence (04 428 2000).
Change your mind: Discover the positive effects of neuro-linguistic programming in this one-day course.
Dhs200 (Dhs150 for www.meetup.com group members), 6.30pm-9.30pm, Al Wasl. www.meetup.com/Dubai-Personal-Devlopment/events (04 344 0115).
Scoff fondue and drinks: Vintage grape bar is offering unlimited cheese fondue and grape for a special price.
Dhs145. Mon-Sun. 7pm-1am. Wafi Pyramids, Oud Metha (04 324 4100).
Dhs100 play date at Cheeky Monkeys: For Dhs100 your child and a friend can play for two hours at Cheeky Monkeys Playland. The activities at this huge play centre range from rock climbing to Lego building to soft play in the playground, a kid’s gym, and unlimited arts and crafts in the arts and crafts garden.
Al Barsha Mall, behind Emirates NBD, Al Barsha. www.cheekymonkeys.ae (04 385 0875).