All Events

Heritage Library's Permanent Exhibition
Heritage Library Exhibition Area
Qatar National Library (QNL) invites you to visit its Heritage Library's permanent exhibition.
Data Visualization Digital Exhibition: Information is Beautiful
Interactive screens near the Teens Area
We cordially invite you to visit our first digital exhibition entitled "Information is Beautiful".
Meditation Labyrinth
Main Plaza
Need a break from the hectic pace of everyday life? Find peace and quiet by walking through our meditation labyrinth during October.
Read Your Language Book Fair
Main Plaza
Did you know that the Library’s main collection has books in 15 different languages? Browse our display of books highlighting this variety and check out books in your preferred language.
Basics of Arabic Calligraphy
In this workshop, you'll learn the basics of Arabic calligraphy, such as how to write characters in a proper way, from which you can progress to more advanced techniques.
Weekly Knitting and Crochet Circle
Open Lounge Terrace
Join this casual gathering of knitters and crocheters every Thursday from 9:00 – 11:00 am to work on projects and share skills in a friendly atmosphere. Participants are welcome to bring their own supplies and projects or to borrow the Library’s needles and yarn. All skill levels are welcome, including beginners who are interested in learning. Be sure to check out our collection of books on knitting and crochet while you’re here!
DIY Collage
Children's Library
Does your child like copying from other drawings? Did they try the art of collage? In this workshop, the children will learn how to draw characters such as animals or from nature by taking simple steps. They will enjoy decorating and drawings using collage
Philharmonic at the Library: A musical evening celebrating “A Decade of MAqam”
Special Events Area
MAias Alyamani writes: ʺWe would like to invite you to our launch concert of our new album, ʹA Decade Of MAqam‘. 10 years ago we started our musical journey in Qatar with you, and we would love to celebrate this amazing journey together. See you soon and much love…"
Managing Your Bibliography
Computer Lab 1
If you’re a researcher or student struggling with your bibliography, drop in for help, including tips and tricks to save you time.
Pull String Art
Young Adults Library
This event gives young adults the opportunity to learn about different types of art, such as "pull string art," and create their own unique artwork.