7 Things you can do this weekend: 25 - 26 June 2016

7 Things you can do this weekend: 25 - 26 June 2016

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Text: Rachel Au

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It’s the last weekend of June so why not experience something new by trying out either a creative workshop or a new food dish

1. Basic Leather Goods Workshop by DIYKL at Tedboy Express, Menara Standard Chartered, 11am - 1.30pm, 25 June

Make your very own leather envelope card holder as you learn the basics of working with leather. From pattern design to cutting to adding the finishing touches, you'll be working with personally sourced cow leather from overseas with all the tools and supplies provided (including refreshments).

The workshop is priced at RM180 per person. For more information or to book your spot, visit their website.


2. Ramadhan Fit-Series by ash be nimble, The Fox Den, Damansara Kim, 10am - 4pm, 25 June

ash be nimble is hosting a day out filled with easygoing yoga classes, workshops and a nutritional food bazaar. At RM10 per class, there's Hot Hula Fitness, Mat Pilates, Tabata Towel Workout and Yoga for Running - it's a great time to try out something new.

For more information, visit their event page.


3. Mask Art Workshop at APW Bangsar, 2pm - 6pm, 25 - 26 June

Since a long time ago, masks have played a huge part in creating and representing identity in theatre, culture, and art; and in this two-day workshop by Five Stones, you'll explore the different ways of storytelling and techniques used on a performing arts stage. 

The workshop is priced at RM500 per person, and includes materials, refreshments and lunch. For more information, visit their event page.


4. Malaysia's Best Seafood Boil & Better Beers session at Taps Beer Bar, Mont Kiara, 1pm - 8pm, 26 June

Get your hands dirty (and your stomachs happy) as Taps Beer Bar is hosting a 'diving session' featuring fresh seafood - read: crab and prawns - and a variety of better beers. 

For more information, visit their event page.


5. Brave the Crave Food Market at DR.Inc, Bangsar, 11am - 7pm, 26 June

In view of the Ramadan season, expect lots of Malay food with the highlight being Aunty Czar's home-cooked rendang. The other delicious delights that will be on sale include chicken tikka, Baked KL's guilt-free cakes, Southern Rock's fresh aphrodisiacs and Cobb BBQ's pulled lamb sliders. For those who will be fasting, they'll be ready with tons of takeaway boxes for you to bring home and enjoy later. 

For more information, visit their event page.


6. Read up on how Brexit could affect travellers

The UK and EU are the ones who will be greatly affected by the exit, but it doesn't mean the rest of us will go unscathed either. 


7. Catch the #BuroBMW to win exclusive prizes (which includes a Samsung Galaxy S7 edge smartphone)

It's the last weekend! Get the full details and the schedule here.


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