Celebrate Qatar National Day with Traditional Qatari Storytelling
In partnership with Maktaba Qatar and Qatar Museums (QM), BQFP is hosting a storytelling and sing-along circle to traditional Qatari rhymes at Katara Art Center and the National Day Tent, Darb Al Saai. Storytellers will lead the children in reading traditional Arabic tales: Al Faresan, published by QM, and Hamda and Fisaikra, published by BQFP. The event will be conducted in Arabic and participants will receive free activity books.
BQFP Spreads the Love of Reading in Qatar Libraries
The Bloomsbury Qatar Foundation Publishing (BQFP) concluded its ‘Schools Outreach’ programme for the spring term of 2013 recently. The programme included a second season of ‘Ready Steady Read’, the librarian mentoring programme, as well as teachers and parents’ workshop and a student competition.