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US Embassy Kicks Off its Virtual Summer Activities Series

June 15, 2020

The U.S. Embassy, Manama will kick off its virtual summer activities series with a 9-week basketball and life skills workshop conducted by the Bahrain National Team Coach Sam Vincent. The workshop, which will open on June 15 and conclude on August 13, will reach approximately 150 youth across Bahrain. You can sign up to participate in the workshop at the following link: GlobalCoachAcademy.com using the code CPBAH.
In addition to the sports workshop, the embassy will also organize a virtual art exhibit hosted in cooperation with the Bahrain Arts Society. The virtual art exhibition will showcase art that is inspired by COVID-19 and art that was created during the pandemic by Bahraini artists. The exhibit will open online on June 24.
On June 30, the American jazz band, the Ari Roland Quartet, will deliver a pre-recorded jazz performance with Bahraini bass player Ahmed Al-Qassim on zoom. After the 30-minute performance is finished, we will open the floor for 30 minutes of questions and discussion.
Follow the U.S Embassy on social media: Instagram @usembassybahrain, Twitter @USEmbassyManama, and Facebook @U.S. Embassy Manama to find out more.