5 things to do: see group exhibition Domestic Affairs or get tickets for the Arab Comedy Festival

See Domestic Affairs, a group exhibition by artists from the UAE, Pakistan and Iran that draws on the intimacy of everyday life through images of lost traditions that evoke feelings of nostalgia and comfort. Pictured: The Dream of Flight by Nargess Hashemi. Open 10am to 7pm, Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde, Alserkal Avenue, Al Quoz, […]

See Domestic Affairs, a group exhibition by artists from the UAE, Pakistan and Iran that draws on the intimacy of everyday life through images of lost traditions that evoke feelings of nostalgia and comfort. Pictured: The Dream of Flight by Nargess Hashemi. Open 10am to 7pm, Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde, Alserkal Avenue, Al Quoz, Dubai, 04 323 5052, www.ivde.net

Register your children ages 4-11 for the Coral Beach Resort Sharjah Summer Camp. Activities include nature crafts, a young chefs’ programme, kids’ fitness classes, swimming and trips in the Northern Emirates with meals and snacks. Runs until July 31, 9am to 4pm, Sundays to Thursdays, Coral Beach Resort Sharjah, Sharjah, 06 522 9999, www.hmhhotelgroup.com/coralbeachresortsharjah

Get tickets for the Arab Comedy Festival, featuring leading Arab comedians including Bin Baz, the Saudi Trio – Ibrahim Saleh, Ibrahim Khairallah and Fadi Al Shehri - Taim Al Falasi, Darin Al Bayed, Fahad Al Butairi and Rajae Qawas. The shows are held in Arabic. September 9 and 10, 8pm, from Dh100, Town Square, Yas Mall, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, www.ticketmaster.ae

Enjoy your favourite sports indoors at Dubai Sports World. The air-conditioned arena will feature a wide variety of sports and fitness activities that cater to all skill levels, including basketball, football, tennis and volleyball, plus summer camps. Runs until August 27, 8am to 1am, Dubai World Trade Centre, Dubai, 04 306 4000, www.dubaisportsworld.ae

Sign up your children to take part in the Little Bits Electronics Summer Camp, where they will get to construct circuits with the aim of understanding the function of each component and design their own system built with Lego. July 17 to 21, 11am to 1pm, Dh150, Maraya Art Centre, Sharjah, 06 556 6555, rsvp@maraya.ae

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