Social Media

back

Your Weekly Calendar: Father’s Day, Ramadan Sharing Fridges, Launch of X-Park at Bounce & More!

Your Weekly Calendar: Family-friendly Events in Dubai
Play & PartyPost Category - Play & PartyPlay & Party
What's OnPost Category - What's OnWhat's On - Post Category - Neighbourhood GuidesNeighbourhood Guides - Post Category - Things to Do With KidsThings to Do With Kids

A few of our favourite things to do in Dubai this week in our picks for your weekly calendar.

What have you got planned for the week ahead, mamas? Let us inspire you with some dates for your diaries! From a crafty workshop for kiddos, to a breastfeeding support event (with free weight checks for babies!), to an alternative date night that will definitely make a change to small talk over dinner! Have a great week with the fam!

pom-pom-workshop-kids-hq-dubai

Young Creative Makers Co: After School DIY Creative Project

Crafty kiddos won’t want to miss out on this second weekly workshop by Young Creative Maker, which will once again take place at Kids HQ on Sunday afternoon. This week’s workshop will be all about making colourful Pom Pom Earrings, with the price including half an hour of play time to run off some steam in the play area. The workshop is suitable for ages 8+ and costs 110 AED per session. RSVP to the event on Facebook here.

When: Sunday, 18 June, 2017, 2.30-4.30pm
Where: Kids HQ, Umm Suqeim Road

Babies Beyond Breastfeeding

Babies and Beyond Breastfeeding Support Event

Whether you are a new Mama just getting to grips with breastfeeding – or further into your feeding journey, with a few concerns or queries – this free Babies and Beyond support event, in collaboration with Breastfeeding Q&A UAE, promises all the support and guidance you need. Not only can you chat to experts in an informal setting, but you can also take the opportunity to have your baby weighed by midwives. See you there, mamas!

When: Monday, 19 June, 10am-12pm
Where: Babies and Beyond Mother and Child Center, Concord Tower, Dubai Media City

Ramadan sharing fridges

Ramadan Sharing Fridges

Let’s keep the spirit of sharing alive in the last week of Ramadan, mamas – and what better way than by stocking your nearest Ramadan Sharing Fridge with fruit, vegetables, juices, laban, water, dates, and snacks. You can find your nearest fridge through the Facebook Page here. And why not take along the kiddos to teach them about sharing and caring too? We love this initiative!

When: Throughout Ramadan
Where: Various locations

caboodle fathers day

Father’s Day at Caboodle

Take the kiddos to Caboodle on UAE Father’s Day (Wednesday, 21 June) and they can create a keepsake for their Daddy to show him how much they love and appreciate him. The activity will be included with every play time purchased on the day, so the whole fam can have fun in the play area before or after they get crafty! And there really is nothing like a homemade gift!

When: Wednesday, 21 June, 10am to 11pm
Where: Caboodle City Walk and The Dubai Mall

bounce dubai

X Park at Bounce

If you thought trampoline parks were just for the kiddos, think again, mamas! X-Park has just launched at Bounce in Al Quoz, offering an action-packed, 18-stage obstacle course set over two levels (think zip-lines, warped walls, and firemen poles!) Forget the gym mamas, as this is the ultimate way to exercise, developing core strength, building stronger bones, and boosting cardiovascular endurance. But ultimately, it’s fun too – so why not move your next date night to here? It definitely beats heading to dinner and chatting about the kids again!

When: Ongoing
Where: Bounce, Building 32, 4B Street, Behind Ace Hardware, Sheikh Zayed Road

Featured image Sassy Mama, Image #2 from Nathan Anderson via Unsplash , Image #3 from XXX, Image #4 from XXX, Image #5 from Caboodle Facebook Page, Image #6 from Bounce  

more sassy mama

What's New

We're social
Sri Lanka is a favoured destination for so many mamas and families in Dubai. We are devastated by the attacks on this beautiful island and its people- our thoughts and prayers are with them all 💙 #prayforsrilanka via @sassymamasg by @apsi_doodles
Teamwork, confidence, safety, FUN! We love, love love @pirates.surf - so many reasons to sign your kids up - read more in the link in bio, mamas! ❤️ 🌊
Motherhood can sometimes feel a bit like this, right?! Chaotic, messy, crazy - exhausting!! But ok, fun too 😉. Disney Channel’s latest original animation series 101 Dalmatian Street explores all the warm and messy complications of domestic life, multiplied by one hundred and one! Catch the new series weekdays at 4pm KSA time, from 1st April – only on Disney Channel, exclusively available on @osn #osn #101DalmatianStreet 
HAPPY UAE MOTHERS DAY, mamas - you got this!!! ❤️🐾🐾
Praying for the people of New Zealand and for tolerance, diversity and love to prevail ❤️ repost @courtneymoorfield #weareone
It’s nearly the weekend!! How about a stroll around downtown Dubai to end the week,mamas? So much gorgeous weather to take advantage of 🦋via @kirsty_and_neve_travels #sassymamadubai
**WIN** 💦 🦞 We’re planning to make waves this summer in super cool Joseph & Alexander swim shorts, the swimwear brand which offers a gorgeous range of patterned shorts made from recycled plastic found floating in the ocean - we love!!! And there's a very cute mini and me collection too (that's Father's Day sorted this year). Want to win a pair? Simply like this post and tag someone you know who loves the ocean and wants to cut back on the use of plastic - too easy! One entry for each person you tag. A winner will be announced via instagram on March 18th, Global Recycling Day. GOOD LUCK! 💦 🦞 
This competition is open to UAE residents and is not sponsored or endorsed by Instagram.
Happy International Women’s Day, mamas! #herestostrongwomen #girlpower

We're social

What we're up to and what inspires us