Things to do on August 25:
Help a good cause: If you’re keen to get involved with autism awareness, register to volunteer at Dubai Autism Center. You should be able to commit to a minimum of two hours.
To register, complete the application form online or email email@example.com. www.dubaiautismcenter.ae (04 398 6862).
Buy leather at Loewe: Head to this Spanish luxury leather house to pick up bags, wallets, purses and more from the new AW15 collection.
Ongoing. The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 325 3754).
Step out for ladies’ night: Ladies get free drinks all night and 50 percent off food when dining at the ‘Madame Butterfly’ night.
Free. 6.30pm-midnight. Ongoing. China Grill, The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, Al Sufouh Road (04 511 7333).
Get tutored at Gaucho: Join Gaucho’s one-off masterclass on the food and grape of northern Argentina, with the guidance of the restaurant’s sommelier.
Dhs385 per person. From 8pm. DIFC (04 422 7898).
Painting session at thejamjar: Get creative with your kids at these two-hour painting sessions. All supplies included.
Three 20x20cm canvases Dhs100. Mon-Thu and Sat 10am-8pm, Fri 2pm-8pm. Ongoing. thejamjar, 17a Street, Al Quoz 3, www.thejamjardubai.com (04 341 7303).