Qatar Natural History Group

People, Nature, Culture

December Talk: How we are making the 2022 FIFA World Cup QatarTM sustainable! By Dr. Talar Sahsuvaroglu & Solar Eclipse By Hani Dalee,

We welcome members and non-members alike and do not charge for our monthly talks. Doors will open at 6:00 PM this month. This allows time to join us for light refreshments, pay your membership dues, and to peruse the QNHG library before the meeting begins at 7:00 PM and mingle with other members.  

Speakers: Dr. Talar Sahsuvaroglu, Sustainability and Environmental Expert Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy and Mr. Hani Dalee, Member of the Arab Union for Astronomy & Space Science AUASS

Date & Time: Wednesday, December  4th  at Doha English Speaking School (DESS).  

Venue: Doha English Speaking School - Map

November Talk: Qatar National Library: a sea of knowledge in the desert. History, architecture, collections, events.

We welcome members and non-members alike and do not charge for our monthly talks. Doors will open at 6:00 PM this month. This allows time to join us for light refreshments, pay your membership dues, and to peruse the QNHG library before the meeting begins at 7:00 PM and mingle with other members.  

Speaker: Christopher Alario, Map Librarian at the Heritage Library, Qatar National Library

Date & Time: Wednesday, November  6th  at Doha English Speaking School (DESS).  

Venue: Doha English Speaking School - Map

WELCOME TO THE START OF OUR 41st SEASON OF THE QNHG

We welcome members and non-members alike and do not charge for our monthly talks. Doors will open at 6:00 PM this month. This allows time to join us for light refreshments, pay your membership dues, and to peruse the QNHG library before the meeting begins at 7:00 PM and mingle with other members. As this is the first meeting of the membership year our Membership tables will be open at 6:00 PM.

Please read the separate message from the Chairman for details about membership registration and our light dinner offering for the first meeting.

 

October Talk: Why, how and when? An easy guide to start your sustainability journey in Qatar

 

Speaker: Jose Saucedo, Director at the Doha Environmental Actions Project (DEAP)

Date & Time: Wednesday, October  9th  at Doha English Speaking School (DESS).  

Venue: Doha English Speaking School - Map

June Talk: Displaying the natural world at the National Museum of Qatar

 

Speaker: Dr. Alan KirwanAssociate Director, Learning and Outreach Department, National Museum of Qatar

Date & Time: Wednesday, June  12th  at Doha English Speaking School (DESS).  

Venue: Doha English Speaking School - Map

April Talk: The future of coral reefs: status and threats

This month we have another opportunity to learn more about our environment, and specifically on a pressing issue that raises concerns not only here in Qatar, but for the planet globally.
We are very grateful to Dr. Aeby for offering this talk on coral reefs.

She’s a fellow QNHG member and a renown scientist with expertise on marine ecology, biodiversity, and conservation.

So we hope you will join us.  We welcome members and non-members alike and we do not charge for our monthly talks. Doors open at 6:30 PM and we offer tea and biscuits and time to peruse the QNHG library before the meeting begins at 7:00 PM. Our Rambles and Membership tables will also be open shortly after 6:30.

Speaker: Dr. Greta Aeby, Research associate, Qatar University

Date & Time: Wednesday, April  3rd at Doha English Speaking School (DESS).  

Venue: Doha English Speaking School - Map

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