Letná Carnival will take place 3 February this year. The meeting of masqueraders is at 10:30am in front of the St Anthony Church. The procession will go to the National Technical Museum and the programme continues in the afternoon at the National Agricultural Museum and Scarabeus Gallery. facebook.com/letenskymasopust.

The exhibit Sewed with Scales at the National Agricultural Museum presents evening dresses decorated with fish scales starting 6 February. It will be accompanied by workshops dedicated to this ancient embroidery technique. www.nzm.cz

The atmosphere of a night-time rainforest awaits you on the evening guided tours of the Fata Morgana greenhouse at the Botanical Garden every Friday and Saturday at 6pm. Reservation required. You can visit the outdoor exhibit free through the end of February. www.botanicka.cz

Výstaviště is hosting two exhibits: Mummies of the World and a multimedia show of the works of Hieronymus Bosch. www.mumiesveta. cz, www.boschalive.com

The Valentine’s Run will run 18 February in Stromovka. www. runningmall.com

The City of Prague has set up a new website for foreigners, Prague For All (www.prahametropolevsech.cz). It is a directory of information and contacts that can help residents of Prague deal with everyday situations and with getting around the city in Czech, English, Russian, Ukrainian and Vietnamese. ○