WATERCOLOUR Painting Course classes continue with British-born, Bahrain-based artist Meriel Cooper. Held once a week, on Tuesdays, the classes will continue until November 26, at Wild About Art in Juffair from 9am to noon.
THE American Women’s Association will host its ‘Dazzling Diwali’ celebrations on November 13 at the Crowne Plaza Bahrain from 11am to 3pm.
AROUND 35 academics of reputed institutions and Hindi-Urdu scholars will present their research papers in a two-day national seminar today and tomorrow. Dedicated to an unsung hero of Urdu poetry and journalism, Harichand Akhtar, the seminar will be held at the Maulana Azad National Urdu University in Hyderabad. During the event, three renowned figures will be honoured for their contributions in promotion of Urdu and national integration.
The event is being organised by Majlis Fakhre Bahrain, a literary and cultural society patronised by Shakeel Group chairman Shakeel Ahmed Sabrahdi.
THE seventh edition of the Great Amwaj Bake Off will be held on November 22 at the Amwaj Islands. The English garden party will include baking pies, tarts and savouries. For more information, call 39624415 or 39194321.
THE Indian Club Bahrain’s (ICB) annual children’s festival will be inaugurated on Saturday. The ICB Talent Fest 2019 will be opened by the overall champion among boys at the Indian School Youth Festival Athul Krishna and the overall champion among girls at the Asian School Youth Festival Drashti Dinakara Shetty. A total of 139 events have been lined up for a total of 1,288 participants. The inauguration will be held at the club premises in Manama, at 7.30pm.