House of Wisdom Archives - Sharjah Events
[gtranslate]

House of Wisdom

The House of Wisdom is Sharjah’s new iconic cultural hub. It was commissioned in honor of the Sharjah World Book Capital 2019 title by UNISCO and is the living legacy of the promises made then, namely to continue to promote reading and ease access to knowledge to all members of society and in doing so, become a progressive society that are the catalysts of harmonious coexistence. In our new chapter, we aim to promote reading and ease access to knowledge by redefining the concept of a library and cultural centre and pushing to the future. Making it more than just a home for books. A home for ideas to be created and exchanged between people and cultures. A home for the young and old, the amateur and professional, the inspired and inspiring. A home where education and entertainment are not exclusive to each other.

A creative writing workshop inspired by Carl Sagan’s “Pale Blue Dot”. This image is what inspired astronomer Carl Sagan’s beautiful text, “A Pale Blue Dot”, was inspired by the Voyager 1’s portrait of our world, which was taken from about...
  • 07 Oct 2021
Read More
A fun way to learn programming and develop problem-solving and critical thinking skills. A drag-and-drop block coding workshop that will teach children how to build their own game. 3, 5, 7 and 9 October 2021.
  • 07 Oct 2021
Read More
Grab your backpack we are going on an adventure into space. Celebrating World Space Week, toddlers will engage in Science Experiments, Sensory Activities, Music and Movement, Class VR, Games, Critical thinking and plenty of Social Interaction with your buddy Martians!...
  • 06 Oct 2021
Read More
In celebration of World Mental Health Day, we are delivering a program from Harvard University, Center of Developing child. The Brian architecture Game was designed to help explain the science of early brain development—what promotes it, what derails it, and...
  • 06 Oct 2021
Read More
Storytelling with Ebtisam Al Beiti. Can I Go Out Now? is a children’s picture book. It covers various themes including protecting the environment, friendship and current health issues, in a fun, playful and interactive way. The main theme that will...
  • 06 Oct 2021
Read More
Join our interactive storytelling session through music, technology and Creative arts. This month our focus is on sustainability, exploring all the ways we can keep our home greener, and safer. Every Monday, Friday and Saturday, from 11 to  30 October...
  • 03 Oct 2021
Read More
Start your journaling journey and learn about book binding and leather engraving techniques to create your customized journal and cover. journaling journey. Capacity: 8. Age: 15+. Fee: AED 75. Requirement – None.
  • 03 Oct 2021
Read More
Feeling artistic with paper? Learn about paper engineering techniques and use the lab’s laser cutter to create a space themed pop-up paper art. Capacity: 8. Age: 10+. Fee: AED 50. Requirement – None.
  • 03 Oct 2021
Read More
Learn about solar energy and assemble a DIY car that runs on solar energy using small car parts, a solar panel, and wiring. Capacity: 8. Age: 8+. Fee: AED 50. Requirement – None.
  • 03 Oct 2021
Read More
Learn about space habitat and how to design one using 3D design and basic shapes with Autodesk TinkerCAD Designing Software. Capacity: 8. Age: 10+. Fee: AED 50. Requirement – None.
  • 03 Oct 2021
Read More
Weather Forecast