5 things to do today in Dubai

Help The Mission to Seafarers or dine at ‘The House’ pop-up

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Things to do on June 27:

Help The Mission to Seafarers: Volunteer to distribute Ramadan care packages. To get involved, email Theresa Dommett, theresa@angelappeal.org.
8am-noon. Until June 28. Al Nasr Plaza, Oud Metha (04 357 6060).

Check out modern artworks: Talar Aghbashian unveils paintings that represent people caught between deconstruction and reconstruction in ‘Site/Sight’. She works with a photograph’s original composition and simplifies the characters into obtuse shapes.
Free. 11.30am-7pm. Until June 30. Carbon 12, Alserkal Avenue, Al Quoz (04 340 6016).

Dine at ‘The House’ pop-up: During Ramadan, La Serre Bistro and Boulangerie has turned itself into a unique art pop-up. The walls have been stripped bare and art collective The Animation Chamber have quite literally been given carte blanche to paint straight onto them.
Prices vary. Daily. Boulangerie: sunset-10.30pm. Bistro: 7pm-11pm. Until July 17. Vida Downtown Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard (04 428 6966).

Spend Ramadan at Angelina: Try a selection of three à la carte dishes for iftar: baba ganoush soufflé, spring fattoush and kataifi pastry; kousa meshi, quinoa tabbouleh and puy lentil velouté; thareed, slow-cooked lamb shank, regag bread, heirloom carrots and baby marrow. The iftar menu is also available for suhoor.
From Dhs75-Dhs119. Daily sunset-2am. The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 442 0814).

apple seeds deal: Soft play master apple seeds is offering pay-per-bundle deals for its summer classes. Book your brood into them now.
Dhs100 (one class), Dhs400 (five classes), Dhs750 (ten classes). Times vary. June 28-August 27. Building 6, Gold & Diamond Park, Sheikh Zayed Road, www.appleseedsdubai.com (04 380 6064).

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