Earlier today, Dubai Women Establishment & Dubai Ladies Club, celebrated the auspicious day of Hag Al Leilah with the young children of members and staff. Children dressed in traditional clothes were cordially greeted by the Club’s management and handed out sweets & candy in goody bags. The children were also encouraged to sing popular songs to receive additional gifts and blessings. There was also a surprise visit from Modhesh, sunny-faced mascot of Dubai Summer Surprises.
On the occasion, Shamsa Saleh, CEO of Dubai Women Establishment, said, “Dubai Women Establishment and Dubai Ladies Club together are proudly participating along with its members, staff and their children to celebrate the holy occasion. It is a day for children to play, have fun and most importantly strengthen their young cultural wisdom”.
Muna Bin Kalli, Executive Director of Dubai Ladies Club commented, “We are delighted to be able to celebrate this event with the children of our esteemed members and guests. Hag El Leilah is one of our oldest and most revered UAE traditions, and demonstrates the ingrained Emirati traits of generosity, hospitality and a strong sense of community. We are pleased to be able to share this part of our cultural heritage with our members.”
As a women-only recreational facility, Dubai Ladies Club aims to contribute to the overall benefit of the society by participating in community related activities. Since its inception, Dubai Ladies Club has implemented several community programs which include children’s summer camps, regular social awareness campaign for the collective good of its stakeholders.