Heart of Sharjah holds day of culture

The Heart of Sharjah – district which emphasises the emirate’s culture – is holding a number of design workshops and other activities for families and young people in collaboration with Maraya Art Centre on February 19.

The event is titled “Nabdh” – Arabic for pulse – and will take place from 5-10pm and there will also be performances by artists throughout the day.

Puppetry, painting on stones and storytelling are some of the activities which are on offer.

Yousif Al Mutawa, manager of Heart of Sharjah, said, “These artistic workshops are a wonderful opportunity for kids and young adults to express their creative side. With so many different types of activities being held, there are many options for kids to choose from such as painting puppet heads to learning how to tell a story.”