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PUBLIC PROGRAMMES - DECEMBER 2021

Hour of Code: Timecraft 

10:30 – 11:30am, Saturday 11 December 2021 

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Join this session and learn basic coding concepts to correct mysterious mishaps throughout history! Travel back in time to save the future in this Hour of Code lesson in Minecraft: Education Edition. Players will choose their own adventure and connect with great innovators and inventions in science, architecture, music, engineering, and more. 

Participants are required to download Minecraft Education Edition in advance. Link to download below. 

Download | Minecraft Education Edition 

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Virtual Field Trip 

Activity Type: Virtual Tour 
Place: via Zoom platform 
Language: Arabic, English, French, Italian, Chinese, Spanish, Turkish and German 
Date: Sunday to Wednesday 
Time:  9:00 am to 12:00 pm  
Target Audience: Schools & Universities Students 
Person Running Program: NMoQ Guides  
No. of Participants: 25 
Inquiries and Bookings: schoolsnmoq@qm.org.qa 


Brief Description: 

Students in Qatar and abroad will be able to experience the National Museum of Qatar from their classrooms! Besides they will have a culturally stimulating adventure through direct interaction with a museum guide on these live tours.   

Schools can choose one of the following themes: 

- Qatar’s Formation and Natural Environments 
- The Archeology of Qatar 
- The Life in Qatar 
- The Modern History of Qatar 

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Qatar Heritage and Sport  

Program Type: Guided Tour  
Place: National Museum of Qatar 
Language: Arabic & English 
Date:  Thursdays, 2nd and 9th of December (Arabic) 
Sundays, 5th and 12th of December (English) 
Time:  4:00 – 5:00 PM 
Target Audience: Adults (age 16 and up) 
No. of Participants:  Max of 25  
Person Running Program: NMoQ Guides 
Inquiries and Bookings: toursnmoq@qm.org.qa   

Brief Description: 

Participants will learn about Qatar’s natural environments and cultural heritage and its relation to different types of sports. They will discover the inspiration behind different sport practices from choice of mascots to design of stadiums. 

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International Aviation Day 

Program Type: Live Demonstration  
Language: Arabic + English 
Target Audience: Families  
Place: NMoQ Baraha 
Date: Tuesday, 7th December 2021 
Time:  10:00 am-7:00 pm  
Person Running Program:  Qatar Civil Aviation Authority team + Qatar Aeronautical Academy team 
Booking: and Inquiries:  programsnmoq@qm.org.qa 

Brief Description: 

In celebration of International Civil Aviation Day, we invite you to participate with us and learn some valuable and interesting information about aviation sciences, and explore the advanced mechanisms and technologies that are used in the fields of navigation, aviation safety and meteorology 

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Sheikh Jassem bin Mohammed bin Thani Poetry 

Program Type: Lecture (available via zoom) 
Place: Darwish AL-Far Auditorium at NMoQ 
Zoom Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMkf-uvpjgiHtT1a5-D8lZWLooCWIgupezl  
Language: Arabic with English translation 
Target Audience: General public  
Date: Saturday, 11th December  
Time: 5:30 - 6:30 pm 
Speaker:  Dr. Ali Ahmed Al-Kubaisi 
Recitation By; The Poet Radi AL- Hajeri 
Booking and Inquiries:  programsnmoq@qm.org.qa 

Brief Description: 

In this special lecture, participants will explore the semantic contents of the Founder” Sheikh Jassim bin Mohammed bin Thani” poetry and listening to some of his inspiring and wise poems that are used to celebrate Qatar National Day. 

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Grandma’s Hazawi between the past and present 

Activity Type: Storytelling 
Place: Mohammed bin Jassim Al Khulaifi Library at NMoQ 
Language: Arabic  
Date: Saturday 11 and 25 December  
Time: 4:00-5:00 pm  
Target Audience: children (age 5–9 accompanied by their families) 
Persons Running the Program: NMoQ Library Team + Maktaba Team  
No. of Participants: 20 
For inquiries and Bookings: librarynmoq@qm.org.qa 

Brief Description: 

Young readers will enjoy reading the story "Hazawi Grandmother", which aims to strengthen the national identity and connect the new generations with their heritage. ِAt the end children participate in a creative hands-on activities. 

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