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The Daydreamer – June 2017: Week 2 Events

It’s that time of Ramadan when the first week is over, and slowly you start to emerge from the confines of your home. You’re getting over your food coma’s post Iftar and wanting to look for something to do. Whether that something is getting in some exercise to burn off calories, to eat outside for a change, maybe do something fun with the kids or watch a movie and listen to some live music…we’ve got you covered Tipsters!

Cycling Ride with Cycling Jordan @ Al-Abdali
Monday, June 5 @ 9:30 p.m – 11:00 p.m.

Looking for something to burn off those Iftar calories you just consumed? Cycling Jordan is holding a Cycling Ride at Al-Abdali this Monday to do just that! It’s a great way to get in some exercise, meet new people and get out of the post-iftar rut. This is an easy ride so no experience riding needed, and they’ll provide the bikes, helmets, water, support car, cycling guides, First Aid and transportation! Check the page for more info.

Price: 10 JDS

Crescent Endurance Seminar @ CrossFit Crescent
Friday, June 9 @ 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Ramadan is a great time to get your goals in order. If one of those things happens to be getting in shape (maybe feeling guilty after too many sweets?), then this seminar with Coach Jaala is for you. The seminar will focus on understanding how to build a great endurance base, be able to train longer and harder and keep your stamina up! It’ll include lectures, workouts and a demo for Muscle Activation Therapy! Check it out for more information.

Price: 50 JDs

Suhoor with Out & About JO @ Hashem Restaurant
Thursday, June 8 @ 11:55 p.m. – 1:00 a.m.

Hummus is fantastic. It’s our staple food. So why not eat it for Suhoor this Thursday with Out & About Jo? Not only will you get to experience downtown past midnight in Ramadan…you get to meet some pretty cool people with a shared interest of exploring new things and making new friends. Plus, there’s food. Need I say more?

Price: Just the cost of your order!

First Knafeh Night @ Ducati Amman
Thursday, June 8 @ 10:30 p.m. – 1:00 a.m.

There’s nothing like Knafeh to say ‘Ramadan’. Ok fine. We eat Knafeh all the time. We’re Arab. But why not experience Knafeh with a twist? This Thursday, Ducati Amman is hosting their First Knafeh Night of Ramadan 2017 and you’re more than welcome to join! Al-Afdal Trading & Vehicles Company is meeting at the Ducati Amman Exhibitions to eat the delicious treat and have a cup of coffee to go along, presented by Raed Safadi Helwan. Are you salivating yet?

Price: Free

Filography Basics Workshop @ P.S. I Made This
Tuesday, June 6 @ 2:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Want to get busy with a new hobby? Why not give Filography a shot. What is Filography you ask? It’s that cool art of thread sculpturing. Saif Hassan is going to be teaching a basic workshop covering basic techniques to start you off on making your very own first Filography master piece! Hosted by Saif Hassan and Jordan Oragami Club, you’ll get a wooden plate covered with velvet, all the materials you need and basic designs to choose from. It’s a great alternative to killing time uselessly.

Price: 20 JDs

Soft Skills Training @ ZINC
Saturday, June 10 @ 10:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

EngNinjas is hosting a training workshop at ZINC this Saturday to teach you all you need to know about soft skills. This practical training course will help you out with CV writing, job interviewing skills, using LinkedIn and Akhtaboot, and what the most important skills you will need now and for the years to come in communications, computer, electrical and electronics engineering fields. Get your education on, and sign up to learn something you’ll definitely need to know.

Price: Free

Hani Mitwasi @ Al Salateen Tent
Friday, June 9 @ 10:30 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.

If you’re looking for a little more, good-old fashion Ramadan tent this week, you’re in luck. Al Salateen Tent is hosting the one and only Hani Mitwasi this Friday for a night filled with good food, great music and the Ramadan vibes of the city. Make sure you check out the page for all the info and make your reservations!

Price: 15 JD

Express Yourself with Iftoor @ Beit Shocair Restaurant 
Wednesday, June 7 @ 6:00 p.m.

Noqta wa Sater Initiative is pleased to introduce an awesome Iftar from around the world! This one of a kind Iftar will feature delicious meals from different cultures. Take an explorative tour of this beautiful earth through food. This meal will be a meal with a cause as it’s meant to create a loving atmosphere for Muslims, and promote an image of peace and tolerance. The great thing about this is that it’s a bit of a pot luck so bring your own dish to represent your country or culture!

Price: 3 JDs

Fast Forward Outdoor Cinema & Concert @ Seven Hills 
Daily @ 9:00 p.m.

How about doing something different this Ramadan? Up for enjoying a chill night of outdoor cinema and a live band with your loved ones at Seven Hills? That’s exactly what Fast Forward had in mind when organizing this awesome experience, filled with games, great food and drinks t goo along with your cinematic experience. It’s the perfect way to enjoy the weather, the lovely vibes and good energy this month while doing something fun. Check out their page for the weekly schedule. This Friday, Qabeela is playing live!

Price: 10 JD’s

Art Van Ghogh Swirls @ Books and More Jordan 
Wednesday, June 8 @ 10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.

Inspired by Van Gogh’s Starry Night, Books and More Jordan is holding a special event using foil painting especially for kids aged 4-6. So if you have a little one that needs to get out some creative energy, this is a great option. Just make sure to contact the event via their page to book a space, and dress your kids in messy clothes or smocks so that they can paint their hearts out freely!

Price: 5 JDs

Interactive Story Telling @ Mlabbas
Saturday, June 10 @ 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

The LadyBug Theatre is hosting an interactive story telling session performed by Jana Zeineddine and Nadine Katkhuda for little ones ages 4-7 years old! This great session will feature stories including; ‘It’s Ramadan Curious George’, ‘The Lion Inside’ and ‘The Giving Tree’. The kiddies will get to see all of these characters and more!

Price: Free

As always Tipsters, stay curious!

Lemur Love,

The Tip n’ Tag Team