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Get your holiday luncheon tickets

The holidays are right around the corner, and many of us are making plans to spend them with family and friends back home or away from Doha. Hopefully, our annual holiday luncheon and general meeting is early enough for most of us to catch! This year's party will be at the Doha Golf Club on Monday, December 14th. Tickets will be on sale starting Monday, November 9th at our general meeting.  Cos...
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Thanksgiving is fast approaching, register today!

Bring your family and join AWAQ to celebrate our most treasured American holiday, Thanksgiving, with the men and women in the Armed Forces who serve and protect us here in Qatar.  This is an opportunity to give back to those who help maintain our freedoms, and is one of the most popular events we offer during the AWAQ year.   We ask our military guests to join us on November 26th for a home cooked...
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November general meeting to feature women’s empowerment in Qatar

Our November general meeting is coming up quickly, and promises to be one of our most intriguing topics to-date. Not just a place for women to socialize, the female majlis (literally, “sitting places”) in Qatar serve as important forums for political debate, career networking and other topics. Join us for a presentation by Dr. Jocelyn Sage Mitchell, assistant professor in residence, Liberal ...
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Don’t miss out on these amazing events!

The AWAQ calendar has been jam-packed with so many amazing activities and events so far this year, members are finding it hard to choose just what to do! We've learned how to paint on silk, had a history lesson on 19th Century Qajar women, enjoyed Jazz in the Park, soaked up the sun at the Hilton, and kayaked through Dhow Harbor, among other great events.  Plus, we've challenged each other in M...
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Madam Ambassador, thank you (again)!

We’ve been privileged to have had Dana Shell-Smith, U.S. Ambassador to Qatar, as our honored guest once again, and all we can say is, “Thank you so much!”. What a wonderful, down-to-earth, “regular” gal!  An honorary member of AWAQ, Ambassador Smith is the epitome of what we stand for: a representative of a “vibrant, active group of women living in Doha”.  But she is so much more! With the s...
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