Our pick of the best activities on the island this week
Time Out Bahrain staff
Play your cards right Fancy a hand of bridge? Bahrain Bridge Club meets every Tuesday and new players are always welcome. You can bring a partner or ask the organisers to find you one. Tuesdays, Bahrain Bridge Club, near British Club, Adliya. Call (39 425 515).
The Bahrain Writers’ Circle has a full schedule of events this month starting on Tue, October 8, with a poetry workshop led by island-based writer David Hollywood and tackling the subject of war poetry. The regular monthly meeting is on Sun, October 13, and on Mon, October 21, Simi Kamboj leads a creative writing workshop. Oct 8, 13 and 21, venue TBC.
The monthly laugh-in returns with comics Dana Alexander, Mark Stephenson and Carey Marx putting on the show across the island. Checkout our rumours section for some exciting news about what’s coming up from the Chuckle Club Punchline guys in November. October 9-11, Bahrain Rugby Football Club plus other venues. Call (36 663 509).
Sports camp The legendary rugby club sports camp returns to keep the kids entertained during the half term holidays with activities such as football, rugby, rounders, dodgeball, tennis, swimming and more. Oct 13-16, Bahrain Rugby Football Club. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.