5 things to do today: See the exhibition The Words Are Rain That Grows Flowers and attend Shopping Soiree

See the exhibition The Words Are Rain That Grows Flowers. It features an array of artwork based on calligraphy, from ancient writing styles to modern works that show the future of the art of calligraphy. Pictured: Fast When (Wiser) by Ahmed Al Hawwary. Open 10am-9pm, Etihad Modern Art Gallery, Bateen Area, Street 4, Villa 4/2, […]

See the exhibition The Words Are Rain That Grows Flowers. It features an array of artwork based on calligraphy, from ancient writing styles to modern works that show the future of the art of calligraphy. Pictured: Fast When (Wiser) by Ahmed Al Hawwary. Open 10am-9pm, Etihad Modern Art Gallery, Bateen Area, Street 4, Villa 4/2, Abu Dhabi, 02 667 1229, www.etihadmodernart.com

Attend the Shopping Soiree and find quality, handmade crafts and gift items from local vendors at pop-up shops featuring jewellery, home decor, clothing, toys, baby products, skin care, furniture, handbags and more. From 10am to 2pm, The Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort and Spa, Khalifa City, Abu Dhabi, info@shoppingsoiree.ae

Sign up to take part in a free workshop at Step Up Nursery that focuses on fine and motor-skills problems. Learn to identify what is normal for your child and what is not, as well as what needs to be monitored. Wednesday, 3pm to 4pm, free, Step Up Nursery, near World Trade Centre roundabout, Dubai, 04 352 3600, info@stepupnursery.com

Register your daughters, ages 13 to 19, for Holistic Girl, an eight-week course taught by licensed life coach Jane Gammage, that will guide them towards a healthy lifestyle by teaching them to set goals and follow good nutrition. Starts tomorrow, 4.30pm to 6pm, Dh950, Heart and Soul spa and wellness, Al Barari, register at heartandsoul.ae/events/holistic-girl-programme

Buy tickets now for The Gruffalo’s Child, a live production of the story adapted from Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s award-winning illustrated book. October 7 and 8, 10.30am, 2pm and 4pm, from Dh135, Centrepoint Theatre, Ductac, Mall of the Emirates, Dubai, www.ductac.org

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