Summer activities for youth, kids discussed

SHARJAH — The 15th session of the Sharjah Consultative Council, held here yesterday, discussed the main summer activities and projects to be organised by the youth and childhood centres of Sharjah between June 15 and end of August.

By A Staff Reporter

Published: Sat 11 Jun 2005, 10:34 AM

Last updated: Thu 2 Apr 2015, 7:57 PM

Those who attended included Fawzeya Hassan bin Ghareeb, Director of the Sharjah Educational Zone; Majid Abdulla Bu Shelebi, Secretary-General of the Scientific Forum; Ahmed Sulaim Al Hamadi, Director-General of the Youth Centres; and Ihsan Musabah Al Swaidi, Director-General of the Childhood Centres.

Al Hamadi said that the youth centres would be organising a number of projects during summer time, including the Oasis project, the distinctive students project and the Al Umrah trip for the participating youth.

“The centre will organise various activities in various fields including the cultural, scientific, computer science, religious, swimming, social, music and arts. As part of the Oasis 2005 project, the youth centres will organise a number of lectures, session, educational competitions, workshops in addition to an entertainment trip that will be arranged for youth aged between 12 to 18,” he said.

A Holy Quran competition would also be held. Besides, there will be swimming and soccer championships and a competition to choose the best design made for the web site of the youth centres.

More news from
Identity overlap while being on the move


Identity overlap while being on the move

For a slice of the global population that is geographically mobile, at times even settling down in a ‘foreign’ land, the idea of a motherland is watered down. as plurality kicks in, your ‘origins’ get blurred

Opinion2 hours ago